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April 25, 2017 | 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Category: Tour
Location: TechTown Detroit
Cost: $100
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

The Detroit Orientation Institute at Wayne State University engages diverse participants in immersive experiences to understand our region's past, present and future. The Detroit 101 program includes a bus tour of neighborhoods throughout greater downtown, the University District and more, engaging with community leaders along the route. The tour will be led by Jeanette Pierce (Detroit Experience Factory). 

The morning will conclude with lunch and a group dialogue facilitated by Jeri Stroupe (Detroit Revitalization Fellow at Wayne State University's Office of Economic Development). Special guests joining the discussion include:

  • Asandi Conner (Detroit Revitalization Fellows)
  • Kurt Metzger (Mayor of Pleasant Ridge)
  • Reverend Barry Randolph (Church of the Messiah)

Space is limited. Register now. Tickets are $100. Limited scholarships are available. Please inquire with Jeri Stroupe directly. This event is produced in partnership with the Detroit Experience Factory.


For more information about this event, please contact Jeri Stroupe at 313-577-9778 or jeri.stroupe@wayne.edu.