News releases from August 2003
WSU and Detroit Public Library co-sponsor exhibit and lecture on 12 Black Classicists
August 29, 2003
A photo exhibit based on the research of Michele Ronnick, of Wayne State University's classics department, will open on the third floor of the Detroit Public Library Sept. 2 and run through Sept. 27. A reception and public lecture will be held Satu..
Wayne State University Department of Music announces their 2003 Professional Artists Concert and Lecture Series
August 28, 2003
DETROIT, MI - Wayne State Music's Fall 2003 Season opens with a special performance by the Verdehr Trio on Friday, September 12, 2003. The Trio (clarinet, violin and piano) will be performing WSU Music faculty member James Hartway's "Five Post..
Benefit Concert featuring Winard Harper Sextet to raise funds for Wayne State Jazz Program
August 26, 2003
DETROIT, MI - The Winard Harper Sextet, along with Joshua Nelson, vocals are performing in support of Wayne State University's Jazz students on Friday, September 5, 2003 at 7 p.m. at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detro..
Wayne State University to co-host 17th annual Detroit Festival of the Arts
August 22, 2003
The 2003 Detroit Festival of the Arts, presented by Marshall Field's, is coming to Detroit's Cultural Center and Wayne State's campus Sept. 12 -14. The weekend festival will include tons of entertainment for the family including musical performance..
Detroit Orientation Institute offers fall session
August 20, 2003
The Detroit Orientation Institute (DOI) , a program in the College of Urban, Labor & Metropolitan Affairs (CULMA) at Wayne State University, is accepting applications for the October 20, 21 and 22, 2003 session. There are still spaces availabl..
Second new residence hall ready for Wayne State students
August 20, 2003
For the second straight year, students returning to Wayne State University this fall will see a notable change in the campus landscape. A new, six-story student living facility on Anthony Wayne Drive, just north of Warren Ave, will be ready for occ..
Wayne State University to award Presidential Scholarships to 14 Math Corps participants
August 12, 2003
Wayne State is collaborating with the Math Corps to award scholarships to participants of the program that plan to attend the university. The summer program, in which Detroit Public Schools students participate from middle school through high scho..
Wayne State University's College of Science set to host summer camp for Detroit middle schools
August 6, 2003
Wayne State's College of Science is launching a summer science camp for seventh and eighth graders from three Detroit middle schools. The program, in its inaugural year, will teach students about biology, chemistry and physics. Carl Freeman, a pro..
Wayne State University Board of Governors approves 2004 budget
August 1, 2003
The Wayne State University Board of Governors approved a 2004 General Fund Budget of $418.9 million at its regular meeting July 30. The budget includes state appropriation of $217 million and a 9.9 percent increase in undergraduate tuition. For F..
Board of Governors approve 2004 budget: Reflects cost cutting and tuition increase
August 1, 2003
By Tom Reynolds The Wayne State University Board of Governors approved a 2004 General Fund Budget of $418.9 million at its regular meeting July 30. The budget includes state appropriations of $217 million and a 9.9 percent increase in tuition. F..