The Lions practice at 7:30 p.m. on July 30, one of two night practices during the first two weeks of camp. The other is Aug. 6 at 7:30 p.m. and will be held at Ford Field and open to the public.
Teens in WSU's Ralph Bunche Summer Institute identify and remove invasive plants on Belle Isle
About 100 teens came together to improve Belle Isle on Thursday.
With the help of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources they learned how to identify and remove invasive plants that are kno..
Researchers from Wayne State detail new studies and findings in the area of risk management
The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from Wayne State University, "One potential countermeasure to address this concern is the use of a bicycle warning sign with a 'Share the R..
Lions will practice at Wayne State July 30
The Lions will hold practice at WSU's Adams Field at 7:30 p.m. on July 30, one of two night practices during the first two weeks of camp. The other is Aug. 6 at 7:30 p.m. and will be held at Ford Fi..
PBS show "History Detectives" stops by the Reuther Library to investigate the Hoffa files
"History Detectives: Special Investigations" premiered an episode that purports to "solve" a case familiar to most Metro Detroiters: the disappearance of former Teamsters President James R. Hoffa on..
WSU and several state university researchers embark upon 2-year, $150K study of beach muck
Researchers from multiple Michigan universities and agencies are embarking on a two-year, $150,000 study to better understand beach muck issues at the Bay City State Recreation Area. Donna Kashian, ..
Dr. Badr comments in WSJ article examining optimal sleep for good health
Several sleep studies have found that seven hours is the optimal amount of sleep - not eight, as was long believed - when it comes to certain cognitive and health markers, although many doctors ques..
Carol Cain: Crisis sharpens focus in fixing Detroit
M. Roy Wilson left a high-ranking job at National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, Md., to come to Detroit and try to make a difference as the new president of Wayne State University.
President Wilson appears on CBS Detroit special report "Eye on the Future: Michigan in Transition"
Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson shares his goal/mission for the university in CBS Detroit's special report Eye on the Future: Michigan in Transition .
WSU Department of Surgery chair discusses Mike and Marian Ilitch's $8.5 million gift for surgical innovation
The owner of the Detroit Red Wings and Tigers and Little Caesars gave Wayne State University $8.5 million last week. Mike Ilitch and his wife Marian donated the money to the school of medicine to de..
Wayne State earns top designation from APLU for innovation and economic engagement in community
Wayne State University is one of 14 institutions in the country to receive elite designation as an Innovation & Economic Prosperity University from its peers in the Association of Public and Land-gr..
For Midtown safety, WSUPD Chief Holt is leading model for nation
Wayne State University Chief of Police Tony Holt is the man in charge of Midtown's public safety that is now being looked at as a national model for local universities and their police forces that a..
Ilitches give $8.5M to Wayne State for high-tech surgery research
Wayne State University's department of surgery at the School of Medicine has received an $8.5 million grant from Mike and Marian Ilitch to develop innovative surgery technologies, the university ann..
Wayne State president, city and business leaders announce Detroit Homecoming initiative to attract former residents
The city's business community is looking for business leaders, entrepreneurs, celebrities and movers and shakers with ties to the city to come back and help rebuild the D. A host of local leaders, i..
Craig Fahle leaving WDET for Detroit Land Bank Authority
After seven years hosting a weekday talk show on WDET 101.9 FM, Craig Fahle is leaving the Detroit public radio station to become director of public affairs and senior adviser for the Detroit Land B..
WSU's College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts is teaching artists how not to starve
Recently, the College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts (CFPCA) at Wayne State hosted a Business of Art workshop, teaching some of the skills found in the business school to budding painter..
President Wilson comments on appointment of U-M President Schlissel
Wayne State University President M. Roy Wilson commented in a story about Mark S. Schlissel's appointment as the 14th president of the University of Michigan. Schlissel's term begins on Monday, and ..
Wayne State University earns top innovation designation
Wayne State University is one of 14 institutions in the country to be designated as an Innovation & Economic Prosperity University from its peers in the Association of Public and Land-grant Universi..
Wayne State medical office building among 4 projects receiving up to $19M in tax incentives
Up to $19 million in Detroit Brownfield Redevelopment Authority tax-increment financing incentives has been approved by Detroit City Council for four projects totaling $155 million in investment. In..
Wayne State receives $1.3 million for structural racism initiative
Wayne State University has announced a three-year, $1.3 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for a new initiative in which local nonprofits active in the areas of racial equity, health car..
Wayne State's GO-GIRL program inspires girls in science, math
According to the National Science Board, women made up only 28 percent of all science and engineering jobs in 2010. But Wayne State University is hoping to get more girls interested in stem careers ..
Complexions' Detroit Summer Intensive at WSU redefines contemporary ballet
New York's Complexions contemporary ballet company is once again bringing its brand of world-class dance to Detroit. "Complexions is a very American company," says Meg Paul, a ballet lecturer at Way..
WSU awarded $1.3M grant to launch Detroit equity action lab
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded a $1.3 million grant to Wayne State University to launch the Detroit Equity Action Lab (DEAL), a groundbreaking new initiative through which nonprofit organizatio..
Wayne State professor earns prestigious fellowship to study physics
A Wayne State University professor and Livonia resident is preparing to go work on a unique project this fall in Illinois. Alexey Petrov, a physics professor at the university has been selected to w..
New Wayne State research to improve energy efficiency and lessen environmental pollutants
A Wayne State University professor has been awarded a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award, the agency's most prestigious award for up-and-coming researchers in science..
WSU baseball, softball teams join Scherzer family in running clinic
Detroit Tigers Cy Young pitcher Max Scherzer and his wife, Erica, hosted a baseball and softball clinic at Wayne State University for the teenagers that participate in Detroit PAL's RBI (Reviving Ba..
Wayne State's Hilberry Theatre gets a makeover
Opened in 1963 as the nation's first graduate repertory company, Wayne State's Hilberry Theatre occupies a repurposed church dating back to 1917, and has far outgrown the space. "[The Hilberry] is a..