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Free Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.5 Now Available from C&IT
October is National Cyber Security Month, but C&IT has an easy way to keep yourself safe all year: a free download of Symantec Endpoint Protection for all WSU students, staff, and faculty. Symantec Endpoint Protection...Oct 23 2014
Network Services Help Desk to merge with C&IT Help Desk 11/3
Beginning Monday, November 3, 2014, the Network Services Help Desk will join the C&IT Help Desk to better serve you. At that time the Network Services Help Desk phone number (313) 577-1977 will be disconnected. The C&IT Help Desk will handle...Oct 22 2014
Seeger, Najor to be honored for exemplary contributions to PR field
As educators and public relations professionals, Wayne State faculty members Matthew Seeger and Michele “Shelly” Najor may not always see the true impact they have on their students. That is, until now. On Nov. 20, Seeger will be...Oct 22 2014
College of Engineering faculty and students work with local transportation authorities to improve campus pedestrian bridge
If you are one of the many students, staff and faculty members who utilize the pedestrian bridge over the John C. Lodge Freeway, you probably noticed a big change this semester. This summer, the bridge was inspected and repaired through the efforts...Oct 22 2014
Rebuilding the Motor City: Dan Gilbert on CNBC
Quicken Loans Chairman Dan Gilbert discusses initiatives to turnaround the Motor City on CNBC’s "Squawk Box" Wednesday, October 22, 2014. It’s enthusiasm like Gilbert’s that led ENGAGE to Detroit.Oct 22 2014
Why is #Detroit one of the hottest cities in the country for #college grads? Find out Oct 24th.
Oct 21 2014
Wayne Law announces tuition freeze, enhanced scholarship opportunities
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School today announced a tuition freeze and changes to its scholarship program that effectively amount to a 14 percent tuition cut for all incoming students. The law school also is offering nearly $1...Oct 21 2014
Model D: Developers dig 27 geothermal wells to heat, cool Midtown's historic Forest Arms building
October 21, 2014 --  Forest Arms, a prominent apartment building near Wayne State University, was nearly lost in 2008 after a fire ravaged the building, displacing its residents and leaving the interior a charred mess. Local developers and...Oct 21 2014
The HIGH Program will host events for the National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness WeekOct 21 2014
Michigan State Board of Education Passes Resolution Supporting School Libraries
The Michigan State Board of Education passed a resolution in support of school libraries at the October 14th Board meeting. The resolution states that strong school libraries staffed by certified school librarians are critical to student success....Oct 21 2014
U.S. Airports Begin Enhanced Ebola Scans
Oct 21 2014
College of Education & Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute Presents: "The Interplay of Language and Emotional development in Early Childhood" By Pamela M. Cole, Ph.D.
Oct 21 2014
Open Enrollment 2015 is October 27 - November 7
Oct 20 2014
Security tip from WSU C&IT - Avoid phishing on Facebook and more
We're posting weekly tips on how to protect yourself from phishing attacks this October for National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Check out more information here and visit our security website anytime at security.wayne.edu. As Facebook...Oct 20 2014
Elected Official Contact Report Form
Oct 20 2014
Newman Center to host special Mass for WSU community Oct. 29
Oct 20 2014
WSU Farmers Market
   Oct 20 2014
What can the McNair Scholars Program do for your future?
Kayla Jordan is 14 months away from earning a B.S. in electrical engineering. As a McNair Scholar, not only is she preparing for graduation, but she’s also exploring the possibilities of a master’s program and beyond. The McNair...Oct 20 2014
Pilots for Long-Haul Lufthansa Strike
Oct 20 2014
WSU School of Business students selected as University Innovation Fellows
WSU School of Business Administration student, Pradeep Bhat, and SBA alum, Siwatu Sanders, were selected as University Innovation Fellows. The program encourages students to become more proactive in entrepreneurship, innovation and venture...Oct 20 2014
Hidden gems of Detroit
Crain's reporter Amy Haimerl identified a handful of the city’s hidden gems including Wayne State University’s McGregor Memorial Conference Center. Designed by Detroit architect Minoru Yamasaki, the conference center is on the...Oct 20 2014
State roundup: Wayne State falls on late field goal
Ryan Laberge kicked a 24-yard field goal with 22 seconds to play and Northern Michigan defeated visiting Wayne State, 33-30, on Saturday. Wayne State had led 23-10 early in the third quarter, and after losing that lead regained it at 30-27 when...Oct 19 2014
Three Wayne State students named University Innovation Fellows
Wayne State University engineering students Pradeep Bhat, Siwatu Sanders and Nikolas Upton recently completed the training necessary to join the University Innovation Fellows, a program administered by the National Center for Engineering Pathways to...Oct 16 2014
Honors Freshmen Experience A Piece of Detroit Theatre History
More than 500 Honors freshmen and their families and friends arrived at the historic Redford Theatre in Detroit on Sunday, October 5 for a screening of Charlie Chaplin’s classic 1936 film, “Modern Times.” The Redford Theatre, which...Oct 16 2014
Earn class credit while interning at WDET, Wayne State's public radio station
Gain the skills you need for the future at WDET 101.9 FM Detroit. Wayne State’s public radio station is looking for mature and self-motivated interns and volunteers interested in pursuing a career in multimedia journalism, audio...Oct 16 2014
CNBC's "Squawk Box" with ENGAGE Panelist Mark Okada
Mark Okada, co-founder and CIO of Highland Capital Management, shared his thoughts on interest rates, the 10-year note and the effects of Ebola on investing during a CNBC breaking news segment.Oct 16 2014