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Official Notice of Public Meetings
  OFFICIAL NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS   The Wayne State University Board of Governors and two of its standing committees will meet on Friday, February 6, 2015 in the Ballroom (Room 265), Student Center Building, 5221...Jan 30 2015
Wayne State mourns the death of Dr. Jack Kay
With great sadness, Wayne State University announces the death of Dr. Jack Kay who passed January 30, 2015, at age 63. Dr. Jack Kay was a valuable member of Wayne State University's administration and faculty for fifteen years. His...Jan 30 2015
Wayne State University researchers exploring new treatment for tinnitus
DETROIT – Tinnitus, a prevalent public health problem that affects millions of people, serves as an alert system that something is wrong in the auditory system. It can be caused by a number of health conditions, side effects of medications,...Jan 30 2015
J1 Exchange Visitor Program Changes
Effective January 5, 2015, the Department of State has mandated regulatory changes to its J-1 Exchange Visitor Program. These changes are:  "Objective Measurement" of English language proficiency (ELP). Exchange Visitors are now...Jan 30 2015
Wayne State University researchers exploring new treatment for tinnitus
Jan 30 2015
WSU Researchers collaborate for new treatment for tinnitus
Jan 30 2015
Volunteers needed for HIGH Program Committees
Volunteers needed for HIGH Program Committees. Contact Salma Alazmeh, The President of Volunteers at (313) 898-1360.Jan 29 2015
Can Big Data transform Michigan? Wayne State thinks so and is hosting a symposium on Big Data and business analytics to prove it
DETROIT (Jan. 29, 2015) – Wayne State University’s Big Data & Business Analytics Group believes that Big Data is the bridge to the next wave of innovation and growth for Southeast Michigan. As part of their broader goal to contribute...Jan 29 2015
Scholarships help student achieve career goals in Detroit and abroad
This originally appeared as a feature story for Wayne State University’s Pivotal Moments campaign. For Alexa Gates, being able to change majors from music to global supply chain management was a key reason for choosing to attend Wayne...Jan 29 2015
Swearing-in ceremony Jan. 30 for recently elected WSU Board of Governors members
Marilyn Kelly Dana Alicia Thompson A swearing-in ceremony will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center for newly elected Board of Governors members Marilyn Kelly and Dana...Jan 29 2015
Schoolcraft Center is a hit with Livonia leaders
Members of the Livonia business and education community packed the WSU Schoolcraft Center Jan. 28 to learn more about economic development in the city that is home to the university’s new extension center on 7 Mile at Haggerty. Cohosted by...Jan 29 2015
Schoolcraft Center is a hit with Livonia leaders
Members of the Livonia business and education community packed the WSU Schoolcraft Center Jan. 28 to learn more about economic development in the city that is home to the university’s new extension center on 7 Mile at Haggerty. Cohosted by...Jan 29 2015
Need to track the campus shuttle? There's an app for that
It’s February. It’s bitter cold out. You have class across campus and you’re not sure if you have time to wait for the campus shuttle to arrive. Thanks to a new and improved GPS tracking system, now all you have to do is check your...Jan 29 2015
Wayne State University Students Consult for Adcraft PM
This originally appeared in the January 2015 issue of Adcrafter magazine. The author is Sara Mahmood (B.S. 2013), Adcraft PM Board Member, AdCon Co-chair and Community Manager at Team Detroit. When it comes to learning, a hands-on approach is...Jan 29 2015
WSU conference teaches investment strategy to students
Wayne State’s business school will host an investment conference for students, ENGAGE International Investment Education Symposium, March 26-27 at Cobo Center. It is designed to help students learn about effective investment strategies and...Jan 29 2015
Data Privacy Month Starts Today!
Data Privacy Day, held annually on January 28, encourages everyone to make protecting privacy and data a greater priority. Data Privacy Day kicks off Data Privacy Month, which extends until February 28. To figure out if you know how to protect your...Jan 28 2015
Wayne Law professor to serve as scholar-in-residence at WilmerHale in London
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Professor Gregory H. Fox will return to his roots at noted international law firm WilmerHale as a scholar-in-residence in June. He’ll be in the firm’s London offices from June 1...Jan 28 2015
Pioneering Study Shows A Gene-Linked Heart Muscle Disease That Causes Sudden Cardiac Death in Children can be Ameliorated or Prevented with a New Drug Therapy
A recent study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Heart Failure – co-authored by Steven E. Lipshultz, M.D., pediatrician-in-chief at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC), and...Jan 28 2015
Honors students, Warrior Racing on display at North American International Auto Show
It has become common to see Honors students present strong academic research at local and national conferences. However, four students—Samer Alomary, Madeline Betterly, Ashura Molla, and Michael Nona—got to showcase their handiwork at...Jan 28 2015
New Student Recruitment Scholarship Opportunities!
The School of Library and Information Science is pleased to announce a number of scholarships opportunities designed to recruit new MLIS students for Spring Summer 2015 and Fall 2015.  For full information and application requirements...Jan 28 2015
Model D: Wayne State University issues call for new cohort of Detroit Revitalization Fellows
January 27, 2015 --  On Monday, Jan. 26, the Detroit Revitalization Fellows began accepting applications for a third cohort.   A part of Wayne State University's Office of Economic Development, the Detroit Revitalization...Jan 27 2015
Model D: After two-year fellowship, dedication to improving the city keeps three fellows in Detroit
January 27, 2015 --  Of all the programs and initiatives designed to invite talented young professionals to work in Detroit, most desire a simple outcome: that those people, whether they come from somewhere else or are natives to Detroit,...Jan 27 2015
M-1 RAIL kicks off 2015 Community Project Update Meeting Series
Jan 27 2015
Evaluation tool receives overhaul, results to be made available to students
The end-of-semester evaluation tool filled out by Wayne State students received a significant overhaul this fall, and they will soon be able to see the results for themselves.   After more than a year of review and revision, an updated...Jan 27 2015
Announcing the WSU School of Business Inspirational Teacher Award
Are you an alumnus/alumna of the School of Business? If so, think back on your time as a student in the WSU School of Business. Is there a certain professor who stands out in your memory? Someone who encouraged you, broadened your horizons or...Jan 27 2015
Executive Director David Kudla on CNBC's Fast Money Halftime Report
David Kudla is the CEO and Chief Investment Strategist at Mainstay Capital Management, LLC.Jan 27 2015
Wayne Law event Feb. 3 to focus on helping local entrepreneurs expand globally
DETROIT – Two experts in developing dynamic businesses will focus on how Detroit entrepreneurs can grow globally during a free event Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Wayne State University Law School. “Taking Detroit Global: Helping Local...Jan 26 2015