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Silicon Mechanics and WSU to Celebrate HPC Cluster Donation
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces its participation in a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating Wayne State University’s receipt of a high-performance compute cluster as part of Silicon Mechanics’ 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant. The...Sep 19 2014
Acclaimed author Charles Baxter to speak at Wayne State University Sept. 22
Sep 19 2014
How do I connect my iOS 8 device to WSU-SECURE?
Sep 19 2014
Experts to discuss international commercial arbitration Oct. 2 at Wayne Law
DETROIT – Current issues in international commercial arbitration will be the topic of a panel discussion Thursday, Oct. 2, sponsored by the Program for International Legal Studies at Wayne State University Law School. The event will be from...Sep 19 2014
Julian Bond to offer free public lecture Oct. 23 at Wayne Law
DETROIT – Activist Julian Bond will speak about the role the law has played in encouraging and thwarting the civil rights movement Thursday, Oct. 23, for the sixth Damon J. Keith Biennial Lecture at Wayne State University Law School. The...Sep 19 2014
2015 MAGS Distinguished Master's Thesis Awards
Sep 19 2014
Expert on indigenous mental health joins WSU School of Social Work Faculty
  An expert on suicide and resilience within Native populations has joined the full-time faculty of the Wayne State University School of Social Work, expanding the school’s expertise in the areas of indigenous mental health,...Sep 19 2014
Apply Now to present at the WSU Undergraduate Research Conference
Wayne State Undergraduate Research Conference McGregor Memorial Conference Center Friday November 14, 2014 The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) invites you to present your research or creative project at our annual...Sep 18 2014
The Alumni Association is Coming to a City Near You!
We will be hosting a series of events in cities around the country as part of our campaign for Wayne State University. Join us for a reception and program celebrating the pivotal moments that have defined our university's history and will...Sep 18 2014
WSU Press hosts Midtown Literary Walk this weekend
Sep 18 2014
CFPCA presents BERG/BRONER: Sculpture and Prints by WSU Mid-Century Modernists
Detroit Jewish News Art Among Friends: WSU presents exhibit of sculpture and prints by two influential Detroit mid-century Modernists by Suzanne Chessler Irving Berg and Robert Broner, longtime friends as well as fellow artists and educators...Sep 18 2014
Attorneys to discuss labor law Oct. 2 for Wayne Law Alumni Speaker Series
DETROIT – Labor law will be the topic Thursday, Oct. 2, for the opening presentation of the 2014-15 Wayne State University Law School Alumni Speaker Series. Four panelists, all Wayne Law alumni, will participate. The discussion will be from...Sep 18 2014
Wayne Law Professor Schroeck serving in leadership role for ABA publication
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Assistant (Clinical) Professor Nick Schroeck has been appointed as The Year in Review vice chair for the Water Resources Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Environment,...Sep 17 2014
Wayne Law Review Symposium on white collar crime sentencing set for Oct. 24
DETROIT – This year’s Wayne Law Review Symposium will bring together judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, academic experts and a former criminal Friday, Oct. 24, to discuss the topic “Sentencing White Collar Defendants: How Much...Sep 17 2014
Quit Monkeying Around - Switch Your Surveys to Qualtrics
The Qualtrics Research Suite is available free-of-charge across campus to Wayne State students, faculty, and staff. The application is a user-friendly, feature rich, web-based survey tool which allows users to build, distribute, and...Sep 17 2014
Helpful Tips and Tricks for USA Jobs
Sep 17 2014
JFK International Workers Staging Strike
Sep 17 2014
Wayne Law seeks leaders as first cohort for Detroit Equity Action Lab
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School’s Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights is inviting leaders from local organizations to apply to join a yearlong cohort group for the new Detroit Equity Action Lab. In July, WSU was awarded...Sep 17 2014
Kino Club 313 Presents The Night of the Hunter
Kino Club 313, the WSU student film studies group, presents a free public screening of the 1955 thriller The Night of the Hunter starring Robert Mitchum and directed by Charles Laughton.Sep 16 2014
Honors Senior Lecturer garners national attention for classroom exercise
Professors strive for innovative classroom teaching experiences, and in the case of Irvin D. Reid Honors Senior Lecturer Justin Rex, one successful experience has garnered national attention. Rex was featured as part of the New York Times...Sep 16 2014
Model D: Park(ing) day comes to Detroit on Sept. 19
September 16, 2014 --  On Friday, September 19, Park(ing) Day comes to Detroit.  A one-day, global event where "artists, activists, and citizens collaborate to transform metered parking spots into temporary public...Sep 16 2014
New Wayne Law professor is expert on prosecuting sex trafficking
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School’s newest assistant professor, Blanche B. Cook, brings decades of experience with legal practice to her students and a deep commitment to helping them achieve bright futures. “Her level...Sep 16 2014
Free DDOT bus passes available for on-campus residents
The Office of Housing and Residential Life has partnered with the Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) to offer on-campus residents unlimited rides on all DDOT bus routes throughout September. This pilot program is being offered as a way...Sep 16 2014
WSU Career Services Hosts Spotlight Seven Career Fair on November 3rd.
Wayne State University's Career Services is pleased to announce the new 2014 Spotlight 7 Career Fair!  When: Monday, November 3, 2014   Time:  12:30 p.m. - 5:30...Sep 16 2014
2014-15 Maggie Allesee Artist in Residence: Doug Varone
This year's Allesee Choreographer in Residence is Doug Varone. Mr. Varone, known for his dynamic movement style and his modern dance and opera choreography, directs Doug Varone and Dancers in New York City. The residency will be...Sep 16 2014
SLIS Expands MLIS Student Learning Outcomes
The faculty of the School of Library and Information Science announce an expanded list of Student Learning Outcomes, effective Fall 2014.  Expanding this list of Student Learning Outcomes was undertaken to describe more comprehensively and...Sep 16 2014
Electrical and computer engineering department receives a donation of da Vinci Standard Surgical System from Henry Ford Health System
The Wayne State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has received a generous donation of a da Vinci® Standard Surgical System from Henry Ford Health System. The donation was orchestrated by WSU Professor of...Sep 15 2014
Honors College senior helps start tutoring program at local education center
As someone who can speak three languages – Spanish, Arabic and English – Elaria Essak understands the importance of communication. That’s one of the reasons the 22-year-old WSU senior, along with others, helped start an English...Sep 15 2014
Awards for new freshmen
Sep 15 2014
Alumni Association Awards Program and Pancake Tailgate/Homecoming Football Game
Wayne State School of Business Alumni are invited to attend the Homecoming Alumni Tailgate. The festivities "kick off", Saturday, Sept. 27 at 10 am at Matthaei with the Alumni Awards Program and Pancake Breakfast. After the ceremony,...Sep 15 2014