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Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute

October 2, 2020 | 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: Partrich Law Auditorium | Map
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Staff

You’re Invited to our 100th Birthday! A once-in-a-century symposium to celebrate Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute.

Symposium at the Partrich Law Auditorium on Wayne State Universities campus in midtown Detroit.

Presenters include renowned developmental psychologist keynote Dr. Vonnie McLoyd, professor in the University of Michigan’s department of psychology and recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, known also as a “genius” grant. The esteemed five-year fellowship is awarded to individuals who show exceptional creativity in their work.

Light breakfast provided.

To register through Eventbrite, click here.

To learn more about our companion event, the Oct. 1 Historical Exhibit at the Reuther Library, click here.

For more information about this event, please contact Cheryl Deep at 313-664-2607 or