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Get in the spirit for St. Patrick's Day with the DSO
Join the fun as the DSO and Natalie MacMaster get you in the spirit for St. Patrick's Day 2015. A special discount is being offered to the WSU community.Mar 6 2015
ENGAGE Speaker named Managing Director of TIAA-CREF
Stephanie Link was named Managing Director and Equity Portfolio Manager for TIAA-CREF. Link's 23-year career investments has helped her earn this position. To read more about Link and TIAA-CREF here.Mar 5 2015
The Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN) helps Michigan start-up accelerate quest for a cure
The Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN), Small Company Innovation Program (SCIP) helps Michigan startup siRNAx, Inc. accelerate their quest to find a cure  for Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia which is a rare variant of multiple...Mar 5 2015
Visa Needed to Enter Venezuela
Mar 5 2015
Multi-Center Pediatric Research Study Targets Cancer with T Cells
DETROIT, Mich., Thursday, March 05, 2015 – Researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC), the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in...Mar 5 2015
Wintry Weather Causes LaGuardia to Close
Mar 5 2015
College of Education, Assistant Professor Suzanna Dillon, doctoral students Scott McNamara and Leah Goudy present at Michigan Council for Exceptional Children (MCEC)
Wayne State University, Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies doctoral students Scott McNamara, Leah Goudy and Dr. Suzanna Dillon presented at the Michigan Council for Exceptional Children (MCEC) in Grand Rapids, MI on March 5th. They...Mar 5 2015
CAPS Counselors present Nurturing Healthy Relationships with Family
Mar 4 2015
WSU Dancers and Choreographers Earn Honors at American College Dance Association Conference
During the recent East Central Region American College Dance Association (ACDA) Conference held in Athens, OH, several Wayne State University dance choreographers and performers were honored by being selected for the Gala Concert, held at the...Mar 4 2015
WSU economic development leader named TechTown president and CEO
Mar 4 2015
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index rebounds
Mar 4 2015
Honors senior bringing TedX to Wayne State
Any students or faculty looking for an idea showcase need to look no further than the TedX event on Friday, April 17. Organized by Honors College Senior Manasi Mahajan, TedX, which stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design, brings together...Mar 4 2015
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index rebounds in February to 56
The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) bounced back to 56 in February, suggesting last month’s sudden drop to 50, was an anomaly. The three month PMI average finished at a solid 56.7. A PMI value above 50 generally suggests...Mar 3 2015
Wayne State hosts the 38th Annual ASCE Student Night and celebrates a win in Engineering Jeopardy
The Civil and Environmental Engineering department, along with the student chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), hosted the 38th Annual ASCE Student Night in the McGregor Center at Wayne State on February 24th. The evening featured...Mar 3 2015
Ned Staebler to replace Leslie Smith as TechTown CEO
Mar 3 2015
Tomatoes, watermelon, papaya reduce cancer risk, WSU study finds
Mar 3 2015
Praise for governor's third-grade reading proposal
Mar 3 2015
Annual Edcamp Detroit 2015 set for May 9th
Mar 3 2015
College of Education, Kinesiology, Health & Sport Studies student, Bradley Kendall receives an award at the Graduate Exhibition
1st year PhD student, Bradley Kendall participated and won an award at the University wide Graduate Exhibition held on Monday March 2nd at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center. Under the mentorship of Exercise and Sport Science faculty Dr. Neha...Mar 3 2015
College of Education, Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies is well represented at the Wayne State University 6th Annual Graduate Exhibition
The Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies was well represented at the Wayne State University 6th Annual Graduate Exhibition held on Monday, March 2, 2015.  Congratulations to Lila Gutuskey and Erica Thomas who received second place...Mar 3 2015
Wayne State honors six of its best arts and communication alumni and advocates March 24
The College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State University presents its 36th Arts Achievement Awards. Outstanding alumni and former students of Wayne State University are recognized for their dedication to, and advocacy...Mar 3 2015
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index rebounds in February
The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index bounced back to 56 in February, suggesting that last month’s sudden drop to 50 was an anomaly. The three month PMI average finished at a solid 56.7. A PMI value above 50 generally suggests...Mar 3 2015
NSF CAREER award to Wayne State University aims to determine causes of seismic anisotropy
DETROIT – Wayne State University’s Sarah Jo Brownlee, Ph.D., assistant professor of geology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER)...Mar 2 2015
WSU to honor civil rights activist Viola Gregg Liuzzo
Mar 2 2015
Winter Weather to Impact U.S.
Mar 2 2015
Lycopene may ward off kidney cancer in older women
DETROIT – A higher intake by postmenopausal women of the natural antioxidant lycopene, found in foods like tomatoes, watermelon and papaya, may lower the risk of renal cell carcinoma, a type of kidney cancer. A team led by Cathryn Bock,...Mar 2 2015
Snyder's focus: Boost reading by third grade
Mar 2 2015