News releases from March 1998

  • WSU Newman Catholic Center plans Holy Week events
    March 31, 1998
    Holy Week events which include a Seder Meal, a Good Friday Ecumenical Service and an Easter Sunday Mass will be offered by the Newman Catholic Center at Wayne State University. A Christian Seder Meal is planned for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, i..
  • Local History Conference set for April 17-18 at WSU
    March 30, 1998
    History buffs will find no scarcity of topics to pique their interest at "Michigan in Perspective -- the 40th Annual Conference on Local History" set for Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, at Wayne State University's McGregor Memorial Con..
  • Wayne State University alumnae, governors, honored
    March 20, 1998
    Three Wayne State University alumnae whose achievements rated headlines in the press last year will receive Women of Wayne (WOW) Headliner Awards Saturday, April 25, at the Detroit Golf Club. Headliner Awards will be presented to Sandra Brown , ..
  • Women of Wayne luncheon features Secretary of State Candice Miller
    March 19, 1998
    A luncheon program featuring Secretary of State Candice Miller will be held Monday April 6 at the Grosse Pointe War Memorial. The event is sponsored by the Eastern Region of the Women of Wayne (WOW) Alumni Association. A wine reception begins at ..
  • WSU President Irvin Reid to speak to Howard University Alumni April 4
    March 18, 1998
    Wayne State University President Irvin Reid will be the keynote speaker at the Howard University Alumni Club of Detroit Charter Day Dinner, 7:30 p.m. April 4,at the Westin Hotel in Detroit. Reid is a Howard alumnus. The Charter Day Dinner celeb..
  • Unlock your imagination at Wayne State's 16th annual Detroit Festival of Storytelling March 27, 28
    March 17, 1998
    "Unlock Your Imagination-With Story," the 16th annual Detroit Festival of Storytelling, will be held in connection with Communication Week on Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28, in the Bernath Auditorium of the David Adamany Undergradu..
  • Read this and learn how to survive a tornado at Wayne State or at home
    March 17, 1998
    Most tornadoes occur during the months of April, May and June. This means the tornado season has arrived and the following information should be brought to your attention whether you are at Wayne State University or at home. A tornado watch is an..
  • Wayne State University Law Dean Named to Federal Post
    March 12, 1998
    The following statement was issued today by Wayne State University President Irvin D. Reid in response to President Clinton's nomination of WSU Law School Dean James Robinson as assistant attorney general for the U.S. Justice Department's Criminal ..
  • Book fair features big bargains on bestsellers
    March 10, 1998
    A book fair featuring discounted copies of New York Times bestsellers, children's books, fiction and non-fiction works, reference materials, educational books, cookbooks and how-to manuals will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 6-8 in Hilberry B..
  • State agency to decide next week if WSU graduate teaching assistants vote for or against union
    March 6, 1998
    The Michigan Employment Relations Commission (MERC) is expected to announce next week whether graduate teaching assistants (GTA's) at Wayne State University will have the opportunity to vote for or against forming a union linked to the American Fe..
  • Interns needed for post-bachelor's human services program at WSU
    March 3, 1998
    Applications are being accepted for post-bachelor's human services internships with Wayne State University's Parents and Children Together (PACT) program for yearlong positions starting June 29 and ending July 1999. PACT's purpose is to promote s..
  • Leadership on the agenda for Communication Week `98
    March 2, 1998
    Communication and Leadership will be the theme of Communication Week 1998,scheduled for March 24-28 on the Wayne State campus. Sponsored by the department of communication, the week starts off with luncheon at noon Tuesday, March 24, in rooms F a..