Media Advisory - Wayne State University holds Virtual Citizenship New Technologies Symposium on Nov. 30
November 29, 2007
What: Wayne State University Virtual Citizenship New Technologies Symposium
Date: Nov. 30, 2007
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Wayne State University
David Adamany Undergraduate Library
Media Advisory - "No Child Left Behind?" topic on "Movin' the D Forward" forum Dec. 4 at Wayne State University
November 29, 2007
WHAT: “Movin’ the D Forward” panelists will examine the controversial “No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act” of 2001 - a federal law requiring elementary and secondary education schools, at the district and school ..
Wayne State Law School graduates excel in summer bar exam
November 28, 2007
95 percent passing rate paces schools that had most students taking exam
Graduates of the Wayne State University Law School who took the Michigan Bar Examination for the first time in July 2007 had the best passing rate among law schools..
Pandemic Planning Webinar for Michigan Colleges and Universities explores pandemic influenza on Nov. 30
November 27, 2007
Wayne State University experts join panel
Three members of Wayne State University’s Pandemic Preparedness Task Force will serve as panelists during a Webcast titled “Pandemic Planning Webinar for MI Colleges & Universities..
Wayne State University Board of Governors to meet Wednesday, Nov. 28
November 26, 2007
The Wayne State University Board of Governors will hold its next regular meeting Wednesday, Nov. 28, in Room BC at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center, 495 West Ferry Mall, in Detroit.
The Board of Governors committees convene at 9:30 a.m...
Alumni E-Communications Place First at CASE V
November 19, 2007
Alumni editor also to present at December conference
The Wayne State University Alumni Association’s e-communications will be recognized in December with a first-place award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Educatio..
Wayne State's University's "GO-GIRL" program launching winter session
November 19, 2007
Program addresses declining interest in mathematics among middle school girls and minority youth
Wayne State University’s “GO-GIRL” (Gaining Options-Girls Investigate Real Life) program, desig..
Get into the Holiday Spirit at the President's Holiday Lighting Celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 5
November 16, 2007
Enjoy the warmth and spirit of the holidays with lights, music and hot chocolate at the President’s Holiday Lighting Celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 5 p.m. outside the Wayne State University Undergraduate Library. The tree-lighting event ..
Wayne State University Faculty Member Receives Fulbright Award
November 14, 2007
Kevin Robert Deegan-Krause , associate professor in the Department of Political Science at Wayne State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to do research at Comenius University in the Slovak Republic during the 2007-2008 acade..
Strengthening America: The Civic and Political Integration of Muslim Americans to be held Nov. 30 at Wayne State University
November 13, 2007
National Panelists include:
Marshall Bouton , president, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Louise Cainkar , senior research..
President\'s Biennial Conference on Health Disparities to be held Nov. 15: Understanding and unraveling health disparities
November 9, 2007
Detroit – Wayne State University and the Center for Urban and African American Health (CUAAH) will examine the factors that lead to health problems associated with minority populations. The CUAAH, located at WSU’s School of Medicine, is..
WSU, U-M, receive $3.3 million for black aging program
November 8, 2007
The Wayne State University Institute of Gerontology and the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research (ISR) have received a $3.3 million award from the National Institute on Aging to continue funding of a center dedicated to im..
MEDIA INTERVIEW ADVISORY - Staying on top of your profession in today's world
November 7, 2007
Ninety-plus-year-old WSU alumna has the right ingredients
Wayne State University alumna and former Detroiter Eleanor Bralver , now a young 94-year-old, began her teaching career in public health in Detroit and retired from the teaching ..
WSU Researchers Evaluate Rapid Test for MRSA
November 5, 2007
Researchers at Wayne State University (WSU) are investigating a rapid testing procedure for detecting Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, more popularly known as MRSA.
The 3M BacLite Rapid MRSA Test is a five-hour qualitative assay com..
Wayne State physicists confirm new behavior in anti-matter; open possibility for new laws of physics
November 5, 2007
DETROIT – Three physicists from Wayne State University lead a team that confirmed evidence of a new matter-anti-matter oscillation behavior in a particle made from protons at the Fermi Accelerator laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, Ill.
Wayne State University celebrating International Education Week November 12-16: All events free and open to the public
November 2, 2007
Numerous events held on campus from “Globalization and the Michigan Economy” discussion, to “International Jeopardy,” a “Global Fashion Show” and the “WSU Olympics”
Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute presents lecture by Thomas Brunk "Freer and the Detroit Institute of Art"
November 1, 2007
Wayne State University’s Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute and the Friends of the Freer House are hosting a special lecture by Thomas Brunk, Ph.D. In honor of the grand re-opening of the Detroit Institute of Arts, the public is inv..