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C&IT Alert: Java no longer compatible with Google Chrome
Having issues with Banner, Accelerate, or other Wayne State applications in Chrome? Google's latest update may be to blame. A recent update to the Chrome Web browser has disabled by default the plugin necessary to run Java. In September, this...Apr 24 2015
Speech team talks the talk at national championship
How persuasive are Sydney Machesky and the Wayne State speech team? Well, Machesky finished first in the nation in persuasive speaking and the team finished first in their division and seventh in the nation – the highest national ranking in...Apr 24 2015
WSU Business Student Senate elects new executive board
As another school year comes to a close, the Wayne State University Business Student Senate has elected new members to serve on the executive board for the 2015-2016 academic year. New members include: Chief Executive Officer:  Taylor...Apr 24 2015
Old Friends Reunite for the Day
Friends and alumni reconnected yesterday at the 11th Annual Piero P. Foa Endowed Lecture. (Left to right: Steven Rosenzweig, Mary Walsh, Joseph Dunbar, and Michael Wider)  Apr 24 2015
The da Rocha Group welcomes visiting faculty to work on nanotherapeutics
The Wayne State University College of Engineering’s da Rocha Group, led by Sandro da Rocha, associate professor of chemical engineering and materials science, welcomed visiting professors Wagner Luiz Priamo and K.S.V. Krishna Rao at the...Apr 23 2015
Special Offer from Sprint for Wayne State Students and Employees [PDF]
Apr 23 2015
Wayne Law honors 7 at Treasure of Detroit
DETROIT – Nearly 300 alumni, students, faculty, staff, supporters and community leaders helped to recognize seven honorees Wednesday, April 22, at Wayne State University Law School’s 17th Treasure of Detroit. The event, which was in...Apr 23 2015
MI-AHEC Launches its 5th Regional Center
The Michigan Area Health Education Center is pleased to announce the launch of its Northern Lower Regional Center. Located in Houghton Lake, Mich., the center will be responsible for implementing AHEC goals in 21 counties: Alcona, Alpena, Antrim,...Apr 23 2015
Carl Levin to speak at Wayne Law Commencement; pioneering Indian justice to get honorary degree
DETROIT – Carl Levin, Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator and chair of the newly launched Levin Center at Wayne Law, will deliver the keynote address at Wayne State University Law School’s Commencement on Monday, May...Apr 23 2015
Dan Ringo returns to alma mater Wayne Law to talk corporate careers
Wayne State University Law School alumnus Dan Ringo speaks with law students after his presentation Wednesday, April 15, at the law school.Apr 23 2015
WSU School of Business dean highlights new programs and initiatives
Robert Forsythe, dean of WSU’s School of Business, joined Paul W. Smith and Quicken’s Stephen Piazza on "Opportunity Detroit" to discuss what drew him to Detroit, his plans for the school and new opportunities available to WSU...Apr 23 2015
Labor@Wayne tries to "bridge the gap"
Labor@Wayne hosted its 5th Annual Labor Leaders on Labor Forum on Wednesday, April 22. The forum honored Leo Gerard, president of the United Steelworkers. Each year, Labor@Wayne honors leaders in the field who are strong advocates for workers'...Apr 23 2015
Wayne Law Review elects editorial board for 2015-16
DETROIT – The Wayne Law Review has elected a new editorial board for 2015-16. New board members are: Editor-in-Chief Dennis Lienhardt of Riverview Managing Editor Ryan Richter of Belleville Production Editor Alex Edelen of...Apr 22 2015
Special Offer from AT&T for Wayne State Students [PDF]
Apr 22 2015
Big Data and Business Analytics Group enters into a strategic partnership with a $40,000 seed grant from DataFactZ
The Wayne State University College of Engineering’s Big Data and Business Analytics Group is pleased to announce that it has received a $40,000 seed research grant from DataFactZ and access to its domain expertise in practical applications of...Apr 22 2015
Warriors Business Community to offer all new students a free laptop, $1,000 scholarship
The Wayne State University School of Business has just announced that all incoming students admitted to its new Warriors Business Community Living Learning Community for fall 2015 will receive a free laptop computer and a $1,000...Apr 22 2015
The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne Law elects new board
DETROIT – Nine second-year law students have been elected to the 2015-16 Executive Board of a Wayne State University Law School publication, The Journal of Law in Society. They are: Editor-in-Chief A. Rachel Myung of Rochester...Apr 22 2015
Big Data and Business Analytics Group enters into a strategic partnership with a $40,000 seed grant from DataFactZ
Apr 22 2015
U.S. ambassador to Oman visits WSU in Muscat
Greta Holtz (center), U.S. ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman, visited with staff from the Office of International Programs at the Global Higher Education Exhibition in Muscat April 20. Dean-Michael Lynn, a faculty member in the English Language...Apr 22 2015
Five Qs: Meagan Hardcastle on Business Turnarounds and the Restructuring Industry in Metro Detroit
Meagan Hardcastle, a Wayne State University School of Business graduate (B.S. ’02) and Board of Visitors member, is helping turnaround underperforming companies across metro Detroit. Hardcastle, the president of the Michigan Chapter of the...Apr 22 2015
Phishing scams are on the rise
There has been a recent increase in the number of phishing email messages targeting Wayne State users. While C&IT works around the clock to keep these messages away from your inbox, it's important to stay vigilant. Scammers are always...Apr 21 2015
The HIGH Program Donation to Freedom House
HIGH Program shared clothing and other items to the Freedom House. This is a "thank you" we received from them!  HIGH Program thanks the Freedom House for such a nice letter :)Apr 21 2015
Wayne State College of Engineering announces 2015 summer camp series
The Wayne State University College of Engineering is pleased to announce two camps designed to promote K-12 STEM education in Michigan. The first, Camp Engineering, will take place from Jun. 16 to Jul. 10 and focus on Android design and biomedical...Apr 21 2015
Wayne Law student wins social justice scholarship
DETROIT – A scholarship given to recognize work that promotes peace and social justice was awarded to Wayne State University Law School third-year student Nicholas Klaus of Ferndale. “We were deeply moved by your commitment to the...Apr 21 2015
Engineering alumnus visits WSU in Riyadh
Abdulaziz Alohaly, president of The Public Transport Authority in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and a College of Engineering alumnus, stopped by the WSU booth during the International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education in Riyadh in April. Alohaly...Apr 21 2015
WSU Study Links Prenatal Mercury Exposure to Low IQ
Apr 21 2015
WSU Vision -restoring technology wins national Angel Capital award
Apr 21 2015
Plan ahead for fall success
With final exams and project deadlines looming, you’re probably counting the days until May 5 and the end of the semester. But before you dive into planning your summer, there is another date you should be thinking about — Sept. 2,...Apr 21 2015
Wayne State receives NIH grant to develop AD diagnosis, focusing on African Americans
Apr 21 2015