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Two Davenport University Leaders Named ‘Notable Women in Education Leadership’

Dr. Karen Daley, dean of the College of Health Professions and Lisa Howze, vice president of Davenport University’s Detroit campus […]

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Davenport University President Dr. Richard Pappas Elected to American Council on Education Board

DU President, Dr. Richard Pappas, has been named to serve on the Board of Directors for the American Council on Education […]

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DU honors Rockford Construction CEO Mike VanGessel and chats with Cleveland Cavaliers’ new coach John Beilein

The Excellence in Business Dinner Gala is Davenport University’s largest annual fundraising event that directly benefits student scholarships. The event has raised more than […]

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Davenport University names Dr. Gilda Gely as provost & executive vice president of academic affairs

Davenport University (DU) has named Dr. Gilda Gely as its new provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. Dr. […]

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Davenport University welcomes new board of trustee member

Davenport University is honored to announce that Brian Walker, former president and Chief Executive Officer of Herman Miller will join […]

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Davenport University grateful for decades of support from Richard DeVos

On Thursday, September 6th, Rich DeVos, Co-Founder of Amway, and Senior Chairman of the Orlando Magic, died at age 92.  […]

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Haworth President and CEO Franco Bianchi to speak at Davenport University commencement

Franco Bianchi, President and CEO of Haworth, Inc., will serve as Davenport University’s 2018 Commencement Speaker on Sunday, April 29, at […]

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Continuing DU’s Detroit story: Lisa Howze appointed as Vice President for Detroit Campuses and Strategic Partnerships

Lisa Howze, the former chief government affairs officer for City of Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, will serve as Vice President […]

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Great Lakes Bay Campus’ Bill Gagliardi recognized for bringing together business and education

Bill Gagliardi, the director of the Great Lakes Bay Campus in Midland, was awarded the J. Kermit Campbell Partnership for […]

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Davenport University appoints two to leadership roles

Davenport University has appointed Patty Brechbiel as Dean for the College of Urban Education and Christopher Marx as University Registrar. […]

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