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News releases from November 1998

  • James Moseley receives service award from Wayne State University
    November 25, 1998
    James Moseley of Grosse Pointe Farms is the recipient of the Wayne State University Alumni Association 1998 Faculty Service Award for demonstrating the highest standards of service to his community, the university and his profession. Moseley, a..
  • WSU men's basketball team on TV Dec. 12
    November 23, 1998
    The Wayne State University men's basketball team will be on live television Saturday, Dec. 12, when the Tartars challenge the University of Detroit Mercy Titans, last year's Midwestern Collegiate Conference champion. Comcast Network Television wi..
  • Local students are first recipients of new Wayne State scholarships
    November 17, 1998
    Sixteen scholarships worth $50,000 were awarded recently as part of a new David Adamany-Wayne State University Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship Program. To honor Adamany, president of WSU from 1982-1997, for his leadership, the Alumni Assoc..
  • Study directed by Wayne State professor examines home insurance discrimination
    November 12, 1998
    A new study directed by a Wayne State University professor has found little evidence of discrimination by insurance agents when quoting prices to home buyers in minority neighborhoods. The study, conducted in New York City and Phoenix, was commiss..
  • News advisory
    November 11, 1998
    The relationship between globalization and wages, workers, employment and monetary policy will be the subject of 3 free lectures Saturday, Nov. 14, at Wayne State University. All presentations will be in room 150, General Lectures Building. Profe..
  • Luncheon program honors 50th anniversary of first WSU Ph.D.s
    November 11, 1998
    The Graduate School and the department of chemistry will celebrate the50th anniversary of the first doctor of philosophy degrees at Wayne State with a two-day program Nov. 16-17. The program will feature chemistry Nobel Laureate Herbert Brown, We..
  • New speaker named for Millendar lecture
    November 9, 1998
    Professor Christopher F. Edley Jr. of Harvard Law School will be the guest speaker at the 16th annual Robert L. Millender Sr. Memorial Lecture at a luncheon beginning at noon, Friday, Nov. 13, in the Student Center Ballroom. Edley is the author o..
  • University Cultural Center presents Noel Night Dec. 5
    November 6, 1998
    The University Cultural Center will be transformed into a venue of holiday sights and sounds for the 26th annual Noel Night from 5-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. Visitors can enjoy an "open house" at more than 20 institutions, which will f..
  • Hudson's implosion leads to WSU's football gain
    November 6, 1998
    The football program at Wayne State University stands to gain from the recent implosion of the Hudson's building. Homrich Wrecking Inc. of Detroit, which worked on the demolition of the building Oct. 24, has made authenticated and certified brick..
  • Annual WSU holiday music concert at Old St. Mary's will be Nov. 24
    November 6, 1998
    Wayne State University will offer its 32nd annual Salute to Downtown Detroit Concert at noon Tuesday, Nov. 24, in Old St. Mary's Church, 646 Monroe at St. Antoine in Greektown. The tradition, which opens the holiday season for the Detroit area, w..
  • Japan - U.S. business relations focus of new class at Wayne State
    November 5, 1998
    A new class on U.S. - Japanese business relations is being offered this winter term in the Wayne State University School of Business Administration. Available for undergraduate credit (BA 4990), graduate credit (BA 7995) or no credit, the course w..
  • Coleman Young is focus of Wayne State University tribute
    November 4, 1998
    A memorial tribute celebration of the life of Coleman Young is planned for 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Wayne State University McGregor Memorial Conference Center. The event is free and open to the public. A complimentary reception will ..
  • Home buyer and seller financial workshop planned for Nov. 18
    November 3, 1998
    A Home Buyer and Seller Financial Workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the Wayne State University Oakland Center in Farmington Hills. The event is sponsored by the WSU Alumni Association Recent Alumni Committee and is free to ..
  • Dr. Pamela Trotman Reid to keynote teen conference Nov. 5
    November 3, 1998
    Dr. Pamela Trotman Reid, a research scientist at the University of Michigan's Institute for Research on Women and Gender, will give the keynote address at a Metropolitan Detroit Teen Conference titled "Take a Giant Step" at Wayne State U..