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Create and Maintain Secure Passwords
It can be hard to keep track of all the passwords you're required to have today. School, work, banking, plus a handful of social media accounts – every corner of our life requires credentials that not only must be secure, but must be easy to...Sep 23 2016
Phishing Alert: Meeting Notificaiton
Be on the lookout for the latest phishing scam.Sep 23 2016
Elizabeth Corah-Hopkins of Teacher Education receives recognition by WSU for her leadership and outstanding assessment work for the Bridge Graduate Certificate in English as a Second Language
Congratulations to Elizabeth Corah-Hopkins the Program Coordinator for Bilingual/Bicultural Education, who is being recognized by WSU for her leadership and outstanding assessment work in 2015-2016 for the Bridge Graduate Certificate in English as a...Sep 23 2016
Do you need FP&M to help resolve IACUC inspection deficiencies?
If you receved a notification from the Institutional Animal Care and Use (IACUC) regarding a deficiency in your laboratory that needs to be fixed by FP&M please make a service request using the FP&M iServiceDesk...Sep 23 2016
PwC and Venture for America to highlight Detroit's entrepreneurial spirit
International accounting and professional services firm PwC and Venture for America are hosting an event on Oct. 8 at the Detroit Institute of Arts to celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit of Detroit. The event will begin with a networking...Sep 23 2016
Innovation Fellows to present tech transfer case studies Sept. 30
The 2016 class of Innovation Fellows will deliver their final presentations on Friday, Sept. 30, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at 5057 Woodward, 6th Floor, Conference Room A. Wayne State University students, postdocs, faculty and...Sep 23 2016
Elizabeth Towner, PhD collaborates with College of Engineering on NSF funded Team Science effort to develop data-driven health informatics system
Sep 23 2016
Wayne State announces new certificate in entrepreneurship and innovation
The Wayne State University Board of Governors has approved a new undergraduate certificate in entrepreneurship and innovation, designed by the Mike Ilitch School of Business to provide students with the specialized knowledge and skills to develop...Sep 23 2016
Honors junior wins IUPUI research award
Honors junior Sangini Tolia, a Nutrition and Food Science Major, received her first poster presentation award during the Regenerative Biology Conference at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis the weekend of September...Sep 23 2016
Lear Corporation pledges $2.5 million to Wayne State University to create new auditorium at Mike Ilitch School of Business
Wayne State has received a $2.5 million multi-year pledge from Lear Corporation to support the new Mike Ilitch School of Business. In recognition of this gift, the university is pleased to name the auditorium in the building, the Lear...Sep 22 2016
Wayne State professor receives $200,000 grant to develop data-driven health informatics system to address urban health challenges
DETROIT –  Wayne State University recently received notice of a nearly $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation that aims to address the many health challenges faced in urban communities due to the increasing complexity of...Sep 22 2016
IBio faculty member collaborates with College of Engineering on $200,000 NSF grant to develop data-driven health informatics system to address urban health challenges
DETROIT –  Wayne State University recently received notice of a nearly $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation that aims to address the many health challenges faced in urban communities due to the increasing complexity of...Sep 22 2016
Lear Corp. gives WSU's new Ilitch business school $2.5 million
Lear Corp. will give Wayne State University $2.5 million to help build a new auditorium in the under-construction Mike Ilitch School of Business. The auditorium will be named for the company. "Wayne State has been a great partner to...Sep 22 2016
CURES Seminar List for 2016 & 2017
Sep 22 2016
Wayne State School of Social Work receives largest-ever federal grant, will spend nearly $1.8 million to design and evaluate youth dating and sexual violence prevention program
  The Wayne State School of Social Work has received nearly $1.8 million dollars from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to adapt, implement and evaluate an evidence-based program to prevent sexual and dating violence...Sep 22 2016
SAVE THE DATE: March 23-24 Big Data & Business Analytics Symposium
Please save the date for our 4th Annual Big Data & Business Analytics Symposium, March 23-24, 2017Sep 22 2016
ISE Student Wins First at Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference Awards
Industrial & Systems Engineering PhD student, Wujun Si, won the first place for the Best Student Paper Award in the track of Quality Control and Reliability Engineering (QCRE) at the 2016 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference...Sep 22 2016
Professor Kai Yang Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Kai Yang, professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Wayne State University, has been named recipient of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Automotive Division’s Cecil C. Craig Lifetime Achievement Award. Yang received the award in...Sep 22 2016
SAVE International Offers Annual Value Methodology Best Student Award
Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at Wayne Sate University has been selected as one of the schools to receive a SAVE International/ Miles Value Foundation (MVF) Best Student Award ($250.00) in Value Methodology. The first annual award for WSU...Sep 22 2016
New Program in Responsible Conduct of Research for PhD Students and Postdoctoral Scholars
The Graduate School has announced a new institution-wide comprehensive program to provide training in Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) practices for PhD Students and Postdoctoral Scholars.  The program will be mandatory for all new students in...Sep 22 2016
FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Meet Our New Lecturer, Jayant Trewn!
Meet our new Lecturer: Jayant Trewn, ASQ Fellow, PhD, Lean Six Sigma Master black belt, Performance Coach and Advisor Jayant Trewn is an Industrial Engineer specializing in Quality Systems design, development, implementation and...Sep 22 2016
Graduate Application Fee Reinstated
The University Administration has reinstated the $50 Graduate Application Fee, effective January 1, 2017.  Students need only pay the fee once per calendar year regardless of the number of graduate applications they submit.  For more information...Sep 22 2016
Operations Management Leadership Program Continues Excellence
For more than 12 years, the Operations Management Leadership Program (OMLP) has provided financial support scholarships and leads for summer internships for over 50 Industrial and Systems Engineering undergraduate students.  These students have...Sep 22 2016
ISE Undergraduates Take Disney by Storm
IISE Board Attends Annual Conference in California                    Disneyland is marketed as the happiest place on earth and it did not disappoint our IISE executive board and faculty members.  The board attended the 2016 IISE...Sep 22 2016
LETTER FROM THE CHAIR: FALL 2016
Dear Students, Faculty, Alumni, and Friends of the ISE Department, Welcome back! I hope that each and every one of you had a wonderful summer and were able to enjoy some relaxation, time with family and friends, and fun. The ISE Department...Sep 22 2016
WSU computer science professor receives $200,000 grant to develop data-driven health informatics system to address urban health challenges
DETROIT –  Wayne State University recently received notice of a nearly $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation that aims to address the many health challenges faced in urban communities due to the increasing complexity of urban life,...Sep 22 2016
FAFSA Changes for 2017–18
Sep 22 2016
WSU start up acquired by Allergan plc in $60 million deal.
Sep 22 2016
Help make Warren more walkable
Walkable Warren, an initiative for Wayne State University’s Placemaking Steering Committee, features streetscape improvements on Warren Avenue between Woodward Avenue and Second Avenue. The improvements include painted bike lanes,...Sep 21 2016
Ilitch Business students congratulated for dean's list achievement
Dean Robert Forsythe and Assistant Dean Linda Zaddach have announced the Mike Ilitch School of Business dean's list for the spring/summer 2016 semester. The dean's list honors undergraduate students for academic excellence. Students taking...Sep 21 2016