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Official Notice of Public Meetings
  OFFICIAL NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS   The Wayne State University Board of Governors and three of its standing committees will meet on Friday, May 2, 2014 in Room BC at McGregor Memorial Conference Center, 495...Apr 23 2014
Music student wins place at highScore Festival
Adam Dib, a double-major in Jazz Studies and Environmental Science, has won a place in the 2014 highScore Festival. Held in Pavia, Italy, the festival celebrates contemporary music with masterclasses, lectures, workshops and concerts for aspiring...Apr 23 2014
WSU CFPCA invites students to consider several exciting fall courses in art history, theatre, dance, communication and music...
Apr 23 2014
CAPS participates in Parent and Student Orientations
CAPS is pleased to be invited again to have a presence for Student/Parent Orientations beginning this Spring. For May we will have a table at the orientation on: Saturday, May 17th Saturday, May 31stApr 23 2014
College of Engineering faculty and staff members honored for service at 2014 Employee Recognition Program
DETROIT (April 23, 2014) – Twenty-five Wayne State University College of Engineering faculty and staff members were among those honored at Wayne State’s 2014 Employee Recognition Program, held April 22 in the university’s Community...Apr 23 2014
Stephen M. Lanier appointed as Wayne State University vice president for research
DETROIT — After a nationwide search, Stephen M. Lanier has been appointed Wayne State University’s vice president for research, effective June 16, 2014. Lanier is currently the associate provost for research and professor of cell and...Apr 22 2014
WSU College of Nursing and Oakland Community College partner to put ADN grads on fast track to BSN
Graduates of the Oakland Community College’s associate degree program in nursing can earn their Wayne State University College of Nursing BSN in as little as five semesters with minimal duplication of courses. All classes are held in Oakland...Apr 22 2014
Wayne Law clinic works to protect public health from pet coke piles
Students in Wayne State University Law School’s Transnational Environmental Law Clinic have been at the forefront of research and action into concerns about storing mountains of petroleum coke near local rivers and residential areas. Pet...Apr 22 2014
MI-AHEC Co-Program Director Dennis Tsilimingras discusses physician shortage in The Detroit News
Apr 21 2014
School of Medicine students honored in campus-wide research exhibition
Apr 21 2014
Whistleblower Protection Program
Whistleblower Protection Program Pilot Program for Enhancement of Contractor Employee Whistleblower Protections The National Defense Authorization Act, P.L. 112-239 (PDF) (NDAA) established a pilot program for the...Apr 21 2014
Cognos to be installed during normal maintenance window on 4/27
We have a new point release for Cognos being installed in production on Sunday, April 27, during C&IT’s normal maintenance window of 2 a.m. – 8 a.m.  No Cognos reports will be able to run during this...Apr 21 2014
WSU School of Social Work
WSU health disparities expert seeks to increase breast cancer screening among Arab women A researcher with Wayne State’s School of Social Work is embarking on the first-ever study comparing cultural barriers to breast cancer screening in...Apr 21 2014
College of Nursing partners with Friendship House for diaper and baby bath drive
Nursing faculty and students are participating in a community baby shower for mothers-to-be who have very few resources. The shower will be hosted by Friendship House on May 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. During the baby shower, nursing instructors Kate...Apr 21 2014
Nursing students elected to international honor society
The nursing honor society Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)—Lambda chapter inducted 52 new members on April 16, 2014. The Lambda chapter is based at Wayne State University’s College of Nursing. Twenty-four undergraduate...Apr 21 2014
The future of high-speed rail in the U.S. and beyond: Wayne State receives grant to examine development of high-speed rail in the U.S.
DETROIT – Wayne State University, in partnership with the University of Michigan and Drexel University, has launched a two-and-a-half-year study of the imagination — or l'imaginaire  — of high-speed rail (HSR) in America....Apr 21 2014
WSU's and DPTV's 'MetroArts Detroit' debuts third season 6/18...
Apr 21 2014
COSW Brings Silent Witness Project to Wayne State
In conjunction with the annual Take Back the Night event, the international Silent Witness project will be on Wayne State University's campus April 21-25. COSW is leading the charge in working to help reduce violence against women and...Apr 21 2014
Wayne State to offer country's first college course on historic Detroit comeback
As the story of Detroit’s historic transformation continues to twist and turn through its courtrooms, boardrooms and neighborhoods, Wayne State University today announced it will offer the country’s first university-level course on the...Apr 20 2014
Mexican American students make Michigan proud
The ALPFA Student Chapter at Wayne State University recently entered the university's first Biz Olympics, a competition hosted by the Business Student Senate and the WSU School of Business Alumni Association. During this event, students...Apr 20 2014
Wayne State's Jordan Andrus tabbed GLIAC freshman golfer of the year
Wayne State redshirt freshman Jordan Andrus (Pinckney) was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference freshman of the year. He also was named to the All-GLIAC honorable mention team. Tyler LaSerra, a sophomore redshirt management...Apr 20 2014