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Engineering professor receives prestigious Camille Dreyfus Award
Eranda Nikolla, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science, is one of 13 scholars from across the country to receive a 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar award from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.May 25 2016
Tamara Bray Awarded 2016-17 Marilyn Williamson Endowed Distinguished Faculty Fellowship
Wayne State University Anthropology Professor Tamara L. Bray has been named the WSU Humanities Center's Marilyn Williamson Endowed Distinguished Faculty Fellow for 2016-17.May 24 2016
Levin Center at Wayne Law selects legal interns for U.S. Senate
DETROIT – The Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School has chosen two law students to serve as legal interns in congressional committee offices in Washington, D.C., this summer. Kyle Bruckner of Royal Oak will work on the Minority...May 24 2016
HIGH Program donates canned goods and clothing to the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
The HIGH Program recently partnered with the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries in an effort to donate canned goods and clothing to needy individuals and families in Detroit. The Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries serves more than 1,800 men, women...May 24 2016
Wayne State researcher receives NSF grant to improve the quality of imaging and chemical sensing of disease biomarkers
DETROIT – Upconversion nanocrystals are a novel contrast agent used in imaging and chemical sensing of disease biomarkers. While their unique properties are promising for converting infrared light into visible light, their implementation has been...May 24 2016
Environmental attorney learned his trade as student lawyer
Attorney Adam Taylor’s first introduction to law as a career came at home, around the family dinner table.May 23 2016
Wayne Law students selected for Public Interest Law Fellowships
DETROIT – Seven Wayne State University Law School students are gaining experience and serving a variety of agencies this summer, thanks to the support of the 2016 Public Interest Law Fellowships. The 2016 fellowship winners and their...May 23 2016
Wayne State researcher presented innovative findings for neuropsychiatric illnesses using fMRS at Society of Biological Psychiatry meeting
DETROIT – Jeffrey A. Stanley, Ph.D., associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences in Wayne State University’s School of Medicine, chaired and presented at a symposium during the 71st Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological...May 23 2016
Wayne State Hackathon attracts over 240 students from 39 schools
View event photos here. View the Click on Detroit article here. "A marathon weekend hackathon takes place at Wayne State University's College of Engineering. More than 200 high school and college students gather for "HackWSU" starting...May 23 2016
Wayne State University College of Engineering professor receives prestigious Camille Dreyfus Award
DETROIT –  Eranda Nikolla, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science at Wayne State University, is one of 13 scholars from across the country to receive a 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar award from the Camille and...May 23 2016
Wayne Law student wins workers’ rights fellowship
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School student Jessica Hoyer has been awarded a 2016 Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship to work for the United Auto Workers International Union at its Detroit headquarters for 10 weeks. Hoyer of Livonia is the...May 20 2016
MPS meeting - Huge success!
May 20 2016
DFMPHS Newsletter: May 2016
May 20 2016
'MetroArts Detroit' season five debuts June 3, airs 5:30p Fridays on DPTV
The fifth season of MetroArts Detroit, produced at Wayne State University, begins airing on Detroit Public Television, WTVS TV, Channel 56, Fridays at 5:30 p.m., starting on June 3, 2016.    The new season of MetroArts Detroit...May 20 2016
Wayne Law professor to teach in Taiwan as Fulbright Specialist
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Professor Peter J. Henning has received a Fulbright Specialist grant to teach for three weeks this summer in Taiwan. Henning of Grosse Pointe Park will present “Study on Criminal Law and...May 20 2016
Wayne State hosts hackathon
May 20 2016
Wayne State to host hackathon this weekend
Read the full story here. "Wayne State University’s College of Engineering and Blackstone LaunchPad will host Hack WSU, a weekend hackathon for high school and college students, this weekend. Students will write web-based software,...May 20 2016
Wayne Law professor presents to delegation from Armenia
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Distinguished Professor Robert Sedler gave a presentation Wednesday, May 18, to a group of Armenian leaders visiting Detroit through Congress’ Open World Program. Sedler spoke to the group at the...May 20 2016
Wayne State partners with Michigan health departments to increase awareness of Legion
Read the full story here. "Friday's event is aimed at offering technical support as local buildings implement standards to reduce the potential of Legionella, typically found in warm water areas such as hot hubs, decorative fountains and...May 20 2016
College of Education Professor Carolyn Shields' article in University World News on "The Promise of Transformative Leadership"
May 20 2016
Fasenfest and Pride finalizing report analyzing the impact of emergency managers in Michigan
The administrative take-over of these municipalities has removed or limited the self-governing powers of these communities, effecting a democratic dissolution impacting 50% of the state's African-American citizens.May 19 2016
Detroit's downtown revival, led by Dan Gilbert, gains momentum
Detroit has become a five-sport town: The Pistons, Red Wings, Lions and Tigers have been joined by Dan Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate Services LLC, the entity that has made a sport out of assembling a downtown Detroit portfolio of commercial...May 19 2016
Labor expert: New overtime pay rules will have 'significant impact' on economy
The new rules on overtime pay for eligible workers announced yesterday by President Barack Obama will have a major impact on the economy, according to a labor expert. Under the new rule, salaried workers earning an annual income of $47,476 or less...May 19 2016
AIAG and WSU join forces for unique, weeklong executive seminar on global automotive purchasing and supply chain management
Wayne State University, in cooperation with AIAG, is offering a one-week, automotive-industry focused Global Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Seminar that provides purchasing and supply chain executives with the knowledge to significantly...May 19 2016
College of Education Associate Professor Tom Pedroni comments on "DPS emergency manager attends school board meeting, says he'll be back"
May 19 2016
M. Roy Wilson: Unmasking stereotypes
Falling into the trap of stereotypes can hinder both business and humanity. Wayne State University President M. Roy Wilson recalls being stereotyped in high school for being a jock by a teacher who was stereotyped herself. He then went on to become...May 19 2016
Wayne Law Commencement honors 144
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School’s 2016 Commencement ceremony Monday, May 16, honored 144 recipients of degrees for December 2015 and candidates for degrees in May 2016 and August 2016. Students eligible to participate in the...May 19 2016
Media Advisory: Wayne State hosts 24-hour tech blitz for Detroit-area high school and college students
May 19 2016
Daily Fuel: More input equals better decisions
May 19 2016
Daily Fuel: Unmasking stereotypes
May 19 2016