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ATTENTION COMMUNICATIONS AND P.R. MAJORS
The Wayne State EcoCAR 3 team is seeking a Communications Manager for the Winter 2017 semester! The Communications Manager will have the chance to network with professionals in the automotive industry and will receive $5,000 per...Dec 9 2016
College of Education Center for Health and Community Impact is proud to partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to have a positive impact on the health of Michigan kids.
Dec 9 2016
Wayne Law named among best law schools in nation for bar prep
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School has been recognized as one of the best law schools in the nation for bar exam preparation by The National Jurist. The publication’s winter issue will feature the 40 law schools on the list. Wayne...Dec 9 2016
Biological science professor wins crowdfunding competition to support ongoing cave beetle research
Markus Friedrich knows a thing or two about adaptation — and cave beetles. Friedrich, a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Wayne State University, has been studying a specific species of cave beetle (Ptomaphagus hirtus) for...Dec 9 2016
Statement on Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
The James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History, Wayne State University (WSU), Detroit, is proud to release the following Statement on Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion : The Department of Art & Art History is committed...Dec 9 2016
Dec.14: SWAN Prospective Student Information & Social Event
Download a printable version of this flyer here. SWAN website homepage for additional program information.Dec 8 2016
MedHealth Summit and Challenge Announced @ TechTown
TechTown announces the MedHealth Summit on February 14, 2017. The MedHealth Summit will bring together health care organizations and innovators to spur the development of innovations and technologies that use health IT, digital platforms and medical...Dec 8 2016
Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Assistant Professor Sarah Lenhoff quoted in Mlive article "Betsy DeVos's Michigan legacy"
Dec 8 2016
Carolyn Harris, PhD to Present Hydrocephalus Seminar at WSU IBio
Dec 8 2016
Ilitch School appoints faculty fellows in entrepreneurship and innovation
Three Mike Ilitch School of Business professors have been appointed faculty fellows in entrepreneurship and innovation to support the rapidly growing program. Mai Iskandar-Datta, Amanuel Tekleab and Jaegul Lee will assume the duties of this new role...Dec 8 2016
Winter 2017 Tentative SI Session Schedule is Now Available
Plan ahead to be availalbe to attend the weekly study sessions for some of the large enrollment classes.  Please see the link link for the tentative SI sesion schedule: Winter 2017  Tentative SI Session ScheduleDec 8 2016
Wayne State presents Winter Dance Concert at Music Hall Center
Dec 8 2016
Wayne State presents Winter Dance Concert at Music Hall Center
Dec 8 2016
Wayne State social work faculty join national initiative to promote permanency for older foster youth
   Child welfare experts from the Wayne State School of Social Work have received approximately $330,000 to assist with the development of a state-of-the-art training program to help adoptive and foster parents care for older youth with complex...Dec 8 2016
Wayne Law alumnus is managing partner for Warner Norcross
Remember that wise-cracking Chihuahua that starred in Taco Bell ads in the late 1990s?Dec 8 2016
Wayne Law raises more than double its goal for #GivingTuesday
DETROIT – Gifts from alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends of Wayne State University Law School helped the law school’s first-ever crowdfunding campaign for #GivingTuesday on Nov. 29 raise more than double the amount of its goal. The...Dec 8 2016
Joique Bell returns to Lions same weekend he'll graduate from WSU College of Education with a master's in Sports Administration
Joique Bell returns to Lions same weekend he'll graduate from Wayne State By Larry Lage Joique Bell could be headed for one big weekend. Bell picks up his master's degree in sports administration at Wayne State University on Saturday. The...Dec 8 2016
Former Sen. Carl Levin issues statement on John Glenn’s passing
Former U.S. Sen. Carl Levin of Michigan released the following statement on the passing of astronaut and former U.S. Sen. John Glenn: "John Glenn was one of the finest, most noble human beings I ever met. His passion for public service was...Dec 8 2016
New File Upload feature lets Qualtrics surveyors collect non-standard data
Wayne State University Qualtrics users may now utilize the File Upload feature in their surveys thanks to a contract update with Qualtrics.Dec 7 2016
Familiarize yourself with sites before buying online
Online shopping is convenient, both for you and for cyber attackers. Heavy use periods like the holiday shopping season are open season for online attackers.Dec 7 2016
Art Therapy graduates Lisa Crystal '94, Tessa Bird '01 and Erin Shahly '10 serving the community
Dec 7 2016
Southeast Michigan purchasing index tumbles in November
The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index took a tumble of more than 10 points in November, dropping to 57 after hitting an eight-month high of 67.2 in October. A value above 50 indicates an expanding economy. "This month's drop may...Dec 7 2016
Downriver artist Steven Zatto’s war experience allows for ‘depth of emotional content’
Dec 7 2016
Downriver artist Steven Zatto’s war experience allows for ‘depth of emotional content’
Dec 7 2016
Dr. Badr - Lack of Sleep is costing the U.S. billions
Dec 7 2016
Getting to Know: Fox rises through the ranks by giving back
When she enrolled at Central Michigan University, Jamie Fox became the first in her family to attend college. As with many first-generation students, navigating the application and financial aid processes was daunting, but school officials helped...Dec 7 2016
Winter 2017 CPT Reminders
CPT: Curriculum Practicum Training Reminders OISS is committed to meeting the needs of our international students by addressing concerns and ensuring that all current and changes to federal regulations impacting students are carefully explained...Dec 7 2016
Theatre and Dance at Wayne to Present WINTERTIME at the Studio Theatre
Dec 7 2016
MBA students earn scholarships from Wayne State Graduate School
Sixteen MBA students were recently awarded scholarships from the Wayne State University Graduate School for the winter 2017 semester. Each scholarship covers up to four credits of the in-state Graduate School tuition rate. "We are so very...Dec 7 2016
Janice Cook Johnson, successfully defends her dissertation
Successfully defends her dissertation, "An Analysis of Gateway Programs on African American Retention: A Case Study in an Urban Higher Education Setting" to earn her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies.Dec 7 2016