Giving News

Giving to UM-Dearborn supports students, programs, and the campus as a whole. When you make a gift, it doesn't end with the signing of a check or a credit card transaction, but goes on to create endless possibilities for our campus. Your gifts fund scholarships for grateful students, establish new buildings, and support groundbreaking research. We are excited to share these inspiring stories here. 

Current News

CECS faculty share their excitement about the ELB
CASL seniors Chelsea Badura and Griffin Bray honored at the group’s Holly Berry Brunch
In honor of the season of giving thanks, we are sharing some notes from UM-Dearborn students expressing gratitude for the donor support that has empowered their university education and experiences.
Awards were presented at the 28th Annual National Philanthropy Day Dinner, held by Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Detroit Chapter.
CASL alumnus Tim Abeska ('79 B.A.) credits UM-Dearborn for laying the groundwork for his professional success. He shows his gratitude by contributing to CASL and helping current students achieve their goals.
Patton Scholar Dylon DaSilva reflects on his zeal for building cars and how he was able to pursue his passion with the help of others
A longtime favorite of students in the electrical and computer engineering department, Professor Emeritus Malayappan Shridhar is now sponsoring one of the ELB’s new student spaces.
$1M+ gift provides new, enhanced gathering place for the campus and community to celebrate the arts
Celebrate alumna, “modern-day founder” of the holiday Huda Kattan ('07 B.B.A.)
Mark Ritz ('75 M.S.E.) and Lee Gorman share their experiences with giving and inspiration for their philanthropy
Celebrating Donors recognizes alumni and friends for their generosity and commitment to UM-Dearborn
Donors to the new Engineering Lab Building envision a space that transforms students' learning experience
Lena Rammouni gives thanks to the donors who brought her one step closer to achieving her dream of becoming a physician
Ulbrich, who started May 15, brings nearly 20 years of higher education development experience to the role.
CECS Alumni Affiliate creates student space in the new ELB
Alumni gift supports Ottawa Political Internship Program
$27K in scholarships issued from CEHHS Annual Fund
Alexander "Alan" Turfe, (’88, B.S.A.) created scholarship to honor former vice chancellor Edward J. Bagale
Philanthropic work is often misunderstood. Raising money for important causes is not about closing a business deal, but about connecting donors with their passions.
Dr. Cedric Fricke Endowed Internship Opportunity Fund makes internships manageable
Over 230 faculty, staff and retirees have donated, including nearly 100 donors who gave during March's Faculty, Staff and Retiree Campaign.
Ulbrich has served as vice president for college advancement and community relations at Macomb Community College since 2011. Her appointment, which was approved by the Board of Regents Thursday, begins May 15.
The prominent entrepreneur talks about the Bhungalia Family Scholarship and his connection to today’s students.
The new initiative, which began in the fall with Associate Professor Emeritus Elias Baumgarten, offers a reception and valedictory talk, which is recorded to serve as an oral history.
The scholarship established by Maria Welborne (‘90 B.S.E.) is inspiring black philanthropy and assisting students from diverse backgrounds with their educational goals at UM-Dearborn.


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