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Wayne State University to honor civil rights activist Viola Gregg Liuzzo

Feb, 27 2015
Civil rights activist and Wayne State University student Viola Gregg Liuzzo will be posthumously honored at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 10, 2015, in the Spencer Partrich Auditorium at Wayne State with an honorary doctor of laws degree for her contributions to society. It will be the first honorary degree awarded posthumously in the university’s history.

Detroit Professional Section of Society of Women Engineers to host annual Girls' Engineering Exploration

Feb, 24 2015
Is Detroit on a rebound? We think so! And we want to be a part of the effort by helping to educate Detroit’s youth to engineer the future. 

School of Medicine graduate, gifted surgeon leaves legacy to advance cancer research

Feb, 24 2015
As a young girl growing up in Monroe, Mich., Kathryn Cramer knew that she wanted to be a physician and an educator.