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Wayne State receives NEA grant to research accessibility of cultural resources in Southeast Mich.
Wayne State University's Center for Urban Studies has been awarded a $10,000 Art Works Research award from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for its project “Making Sense of the Environment: Exploring the Locational Patterns of Cultural...May 26 2016
Nominations open for Ilitch School Outstanding Student Award
The Mike Ilitch School of Business is accepting nominations for the 2016 Outstanding Student Award. Students are selected for this award based upon academic achievement, service to the school and the university, and community involvement. One or...May 26 2016
Macomb Pre-Medical Scholars Program Summer 2016
The Macomb Pre-Medical Scholars Program provides a learning opportunity to high school students interested in pursuing a health care career as a primary care physician.  Selected students will be provided the opportunity to work along side a...May 26 2016
Walk [Wayne State] encourages exploration of Midtown destinations
May 26 2016
Graig Donnelly named AVP for Economic Development
May 26 2016
ESTECO-CInDI Workshop hosted at Wayne State on June 9th
ESTECO Academy co-organizes with the CInDI Lab. the workshop on Advanced methodologies for effective data-driven optimization to be held on June 9th 2016 at the Wayne State University.May 26 2016
Wayne State receives NSF grant to improve imaging & chemical sensing of disease biomarkers
May 26 2016
College of Education Assistant Professor Sandra Gonzale's has most read education journal article for 2015
May 26 2016
Engineering professor receives prestigious Camille Dreyfus Award
Eranda Nikolla, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science, is one of 13 scholars from across the country to receive a 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar award from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.May 25 2016
Two industrial and systems engineering students find success in the classroom and on the track
Read the full story. "Don’t believe everything you read about the city of Detroit. That’s one of the messages Elizabeth and Gabrielle Herriman will take with them when they leave the city and, possibly, return to Sand Creek. But, for now,...May 25 2016
Bomb-sniffing dogs on way to Detroit next year
Ilitch Charities and the Detroit Tigers Foundation announced Wednesday they are donating $135,000 to purchase three specially-trained bomb-sniffing dogs to give to local law enforcement agencies, including the Michigan State Police, Wayne State...May 25 2016
Tamara Bray Awarded 2016-17 Marilyn Williamson Endowed Distinguished Faculty Fellowship
Wayne State University Anthropology Professor Tamara L. Bray has been named the WSU Humanities Center's Marilyn Williamson Endowed Distinguished Faculty Fellow for 2016-17.May 24 2016
Levin Center at Wayne Law selects legal interns for U.S. Senate
DETROIT – The Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School has chosen two law students to serve as legal interns in congressional committee offices in Washington, D.C., this summer. Kyle Bruckner of Royal Oak will work on the Minority...May 24 2016
HIGH Program donates canned goods and clothing to the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
The HIGH Program recently partnered with the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries in an effort to donate canned goods and clothing to needy individuals and families in Detroit. The Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries serves more than 1,800 men, women...May 24 2016
Wayne State researcher receives NSF grant to improve the quality of imaging and chemical sensing of disease biomarkers
DETROIT – Upconversion nanocrystals are a novel contrast agent used in imaging and chemical sensing of disease biomarkers. While their unique properties are promising for converting infrared light into visible light, their implementation has been...May 24 2016
Environmental attorney learned his trade as student lawyer
Attorney Adam Taylor’s first introduction to law as a career came at home, around the family dinner table.May 23 2016
Wayne Law students selected for Public Interest Law Fellowships
DETROIT – Seven Wayne State University Law School students are gaining experience and serving a variety of agencies this summer, thanks to the support of the 2016 Public Interest Law Fellowships. The 2016 fellowship winners and their...May 23 2016
Wayne State researcher presented innovative findings for neuropsychiatric illnesses using fMRS at Society of Biological Psychiatry meeting
DETROIT – Jeffrey A. Stanley, Ph.D., associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences in Wayne State University’s School of Medicine, chaired and presented at a symposium during the 71st Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological...May 23 2016
Wayne State Hackathon attracts over 240 students from 39 schools
View event photos here. View the Click on Detroit article here. "A marathon weekend hackathon takes place at Wayne State University's College of Engineering. More than 200 high school and college students gather for "HackWSU" starting...May 23 2016
Wayne State University College of Engineering professor receives prestigious Camille Dreyfus Award
DETROIT –  Eranda Nikolla, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science at Wayne State University, is one of 13 scholars from across the country to receive a 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar award from the Camille and...May 23 2016
Wayne Law student wins workers’ rights fellowship
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School student Jessica Hoyer has been awarded a 2016 Peggy Browning Summer Fellowship to work for the United Auto Workers International Union at its Detroit headquarters for 10 weeks. Hoyer of Livonia is the...May 20 2016
MPS meeting - Huge success!
May 20 2016
DFMPHS Newsletter: May 2016
May 20 2016
'MetroArts Detroit' season five debuts June 3, airs 5:30p Fridays on DPTV
The fifth season of MetroArts Detroit, produced at Wayne State University, begins airing on Detroit Public Television, WTVS TV, Channel 56, Fridays at 5:30 p.m., starting on June 3, 2016.    The new season of MetroArts Detroit...May 20 2016
Wayne Law professor to teach in Taiwan as Fulbright Specialist
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Professor Peter J. Henning has received a Fulbright Specialist grant to teach for three weeks this summer in Taiwan. Henning of Grosse Pointe Park will present “Study on Criminal Law and...May 20 2016
Wayne State hosts hackathon
May 20 2016
Wayne State to host hackathon this weekend
Read the full story here. "Wayne State University’s College of Engineering and Blackstone LaunchPad will host Hack WSU, a weekend hackathon for high school and college students, this weekend. Students will write web-based software,...May 20 2016
Wayne Law professor presents to delegation from Armenia
DETROIT – Wayne State University Law School Distinguished Professor Robert Sedler gave a presentation Wednesday, May 18, to a group of Armenian leaders visiting Detroit through Congress’ Open World Program. Sedler spoke to the group at the...May 20 2016
Wayne State partners with Michigan health departments to increase awareness of Legion
Read the full story here. "Friday's event is aimed at offering technical support as local buildings implement standards to reduce the potential of Legionella, typically found in warm water areas such as hot hubs, decorative fountains and...May 20 2016