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Drop-in Advising Dates
Drop-in Services for Fall.  The University Advising Center is offering services on a drop-in basis from Aug. 25 - Sept. 5. Normal business hours are 8:30 - 5:00 pm. Extended hours will be offered on Thur., Aug. 28 and Sept. 4, 8:30 - 7:00 pm....Aug 23 2014
Mobile App Shuttle Tracking Functionality Disabled
Parking and Transportation Services regrets to inform you that the Campus Shuttle tracking feature has been disabled. This is a result of our current vendor closing its doors and  going out of business. We are currently exploring...Aug 22 2014
Wayne State study shows cognitive-behavioral coping skills training has positive effects on rheumatoid arthritis
DETROIT – Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a complex autoimmune disease that affects 1 to 2 percent of adults, requires patients to not only cope with pain, disability and joint disfigurements, but also other stressors such as disrupted work, family...Aug 22 2014
Wayne State University Physician Assistant Studies graduate Christopher Noth, PA-C class of 2000 is now President of the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants.
Wayne State University Physician Assistant Studies graduate Christopher Noth, PA-C class of 2000 is now President of the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants.Aug 22 2014
Wayne State chemistry professor Stephanie Brock named American Chemical Society Fellow
Wayne State University Chemistry professor Stephanie Brock, a Ferndale resident, is among a select group of scientists to be named to the prestigious 2014 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows program. The fellows program began in 2008 as a way...Aug 22 2014
Wayne State professor and chair of the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering says the city can remove thirty percent of its traffic signals
DETROIT– The chair of the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Wayne State University’s College of Engineering recently conducted a study that resulted in the recommendation that the city of Detroit remove 30 percent of...Aug 22 2014
UPDATED - Parking Structure 1 - Gate Changes for Construction
Attention Parking Structure 1 Customers Gate 3 will remain closed for the next several weeks during our scheduled repairs.  Gate 4 will remain open, however with this noted change in traffic pattern below.  Vehicles entering Gate 4...Aug 22 2014
WSU School of Social Work
Wayne State M.S.W. student wins Michigan scholarship competition for her commitment to disadvantaged Detroit residents A Wayne State Master of Social Work student won a statewide competition to receive the Michigan League for Public...Aug 21 2014
GSRD Keynote
The title of this year's GSRD keynote address is: "Is protein misfolding in the endoplasmic reticulum oncogenic?" We look foward to seeing lots of the WSU community and this interesting talk!Aug 21 2014
Comcast users having problems receiving Wayne State email
UPDATE -- Friday 8/22 @ 10am -- we have had several reports that Wayne State email is now successfully being received by Comcast accounts.  If you are still experiencing a problem, please contact the C&IT Help...Aug 21 2014
Wayne State chemistry professor Stephanie Brock named American Chemical Society Fellow
Wayne State University Professor of Chemistry Stephanie Brock is among a select group of scientists to be named to the prestigious 2014 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program.Aug 20 2014
CAPS participates in No Zebras and No Excuses Event
Aug 20 2014
Look for the CAPS table at FestiFall on Augsut 26th
Aug 20 2014
CAPS will be there on Student Org Day on September 10th!
Aug 20 2014
On September 11th, CAPS will be at the Student Veteran Org Day to welcome back student veterans !
Aug 20 2014
Another Round of Floods in Michigan
Aug 19 2014
State Health Policy in Practice: How Medicaid Expansion Was Passed and Implimented
CoCurricular MPAC Seminar - September 12, 2014 Guest Lecturer: Elizabeth Hertel Topic: State Health Policy in Practice: How Medicaid Expansion Was Passed and Implimented Time: 12 - 12:55 Location: Margherio Conference Center Coordinator: Doug...Aug 18 2014
Wayne State professor named to the Water Environment Research Foundation research council
DETROIT – A professor from Wayne State University’s College of Engineering has been named to the research council of the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF), the leading independent scientific research organization dedicated to...Aug 18 2014
All WSU students invited to B-School Back to School Bash
Whether you are a returning student or brand new to campus, we want to see you on TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, for a Back to School Bash! The fun starts at 3 p.m. in the Prentis Building Fishbowl and includes the following: FREE HOT DOGS, CHIPS AND...Aug 18 2014
Technology comes through in the clutch for trucking firms
John Taylor, chair of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management in the WSU School of Business Administration, was quoted in a Crain’s Detroit Business article about last week’s flood, the impact it had on trucking/shipping,...Aug 17 2014
Highway specialist explains why flooding happened
Watch Fox Detroit's on-air interview with Joe Hummer, chair of the Wayne State University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Professor Hummer explains what caused the recent flooding of parts of the Metro Detroit Area and...Aug 15 2014
Academica featured on Campus Technology -- Rethinking the Campus Portal
Wayne State University is rolling out a homegrown portal focused on real-time, two-way communication and better anticipating users' needs.Aug 15 2014
'Science' features advances in understanding of preterm birth and discoveries made at Perinatology Research Branch, WSU, DMC
The Aug. 15 edition of the prestigious journal Science features a major article about the most important problem in obstetrics: preterm labor.Aug 15 2014
WSU School of Social Work
WSU social work doctoral student gets funding to study depression therapy in high-risk pregnant women Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) has proven to be a powerful tool in treating depression, but can it work in high-risk pregnant women?...Aug 15 2014
Elections and Political Power: An Introduction to Public Health
CoCurricular MPAC Seminar - November 17, 2014 Guest Lecturer: Doug Skrzyniarz Topic: Elections and Political Power: An Introduction to Public Health Time: 12-12:55 p.m Location: Margherio Conference Center Coordinator: Doug SkrzyniarzAug 14 2014
Have Your Syllabus Posted in Blackboard Today!
WSU Faculty, C&IT’s Blackboard Support Team would like to help you with uploading your course syllabus, formatted as a PDF file, to your Blackboard course site.  We will also enable the course to allow student access. Email us...Aug 14 2014