Business leaders to Detroit students: ‘Be determined’

By Shawn D. Lewis

Auburn Hills — Dream big. Take risks. Don’t be afraid to fail. Challenge authority. Give back to pull others forward.

Those were among the takeaways presented to 64 Mumford High School ninth-graders during a leadership day event Tuesday at Baker College’s Auburn Hills campus. It was hosted by Beyond Basics, which is part of their Expanding Horizons series. It provides an opportunity for high school students from the Detroit Public Schools Community District to learn from successful community leaders …