Wayne State assistant professor receives $664,290 training grant for research on prostate and bladder cancers
June 30, 2008
DETROIT- Dr. Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer , assistant professor of internal medicine in Wayne State University's School of Medicine and the Karmanos Cancer Institute, received a $664,290 training grant from the National Cancer Institute of the Nati..
Wayne State chair of Biomedical Engineering named honorary professor at prestigious university in China
June 25, 2008
Dr. Albert King (right) received his award from Vice President Wang Jinsong. DETROIT- Dr. Albert King , distinguished professor and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the College of Engineering at Wayne State..
Media Advisory - Inaugural Year of the Detroit Windsor International Film Festival taking place on campus
June 25, 2008
What: Inaugural Year of the Detroit Windsor International Film Festival taking place on WSU campus and at other venues. Where: Wayne State University's Detroit campus. When: Friday, June 27 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. in the Helen L. D..
WSU biomedical engineers embark on new traumatic brain injury study
June 24, 2008
$1.3 million NIH grant will support research in quest of effective prevention and treatment of traumatic brain injury for more than 1.5 million Americans injured yearly Zhang Cavanaugh A team of Wayne State University ..
Professor Linda M. Beale Appointed Director of Wayne Law LL.M. Program
June 23, 2008
DETROIT (June 23, 2008) - Wayne State University Law School is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Professor Linda M. Beale as Director of Graduate Studies. Linda M. Beale "On behalf of the Law School, I would ..
TechTown forms alliance with the Michigan India Chamber of Commerce to serve Indian business community
June 23, 2008
DETROIT, June 5, 2008-TechTown is partnering with the Michigan India Chamber of Commerce (MIICC) to provide enhanced business and networking opportunities for the Asian Indian business community in the Metro Detroit area. TechTown has committed to..
Urban renewal by the city\'s finest: Wayne State restores Albert Kahn masterpiece to create high-tech police headquarters on campus
June 20, 2008
Move hailed as a natural step in department's evolution as a top law enforcement presence in the city of Detroit. Wayne State University's Police Department (WSUPD) today announced the grand opening of its new high-tech headquart..
Business & Technology Camp Gives 30 High School Students a Glimpse of College, Work Life
June 19, 2008
At a time when many high school students are kicking back for summer break, 30 students from Detroit and Inkster high schools are getting a leg up at a nine-week camp designed to prepare them for life after high school. The Wayne State University..
Entrepreneurial Toolkit for Success Gives Entrepreneurs Proven Success Strategies For Their Developing Businesses
June 18, 2008
Entrepreneurs looking to learn more about how to build a successful business will have an opportunity to learn from some of the best in the business at the Entrepreneurial Toolkit for Success event, presented by the Wayne State University School of..
Wayne State Chair of Neurology selected to prestigious Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians
June 16, 2008
DETROIT- Robert Lisak , M.D., chair of the Department of Neurology at Wayne State University's School of Medicine, was recently elected to the prestigious Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians "by distinction." ..
AVC Bio-Form Essentials USA announces national launch of dietary health and weight loss supplement
June 16, 2008
Founding Company ArtJen, thinks Alpha-Fibe FBCx may one day provide new treatment for reducing cholesterol and other diseases DETROIT-Over two-thirds of Americans are overweight or obese, and a team of Wayne State University professors may..
College of Nursing Receives $331,000 From Nursing Corps Initiative To Accelerate Critical Development of Nurse Educators in Michigan
June 13, 2008
DETROIT, June 2008 - The Wayne State University College of Nursing has been awarded a $331,000 grant from Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm's Michigan Nursing Corps initiative to fund the development of an accelerated, 15-month master's degr..
Wayne State University Board of Governors to meet Wednesday, June 18
June 13, 2008
The Wayne State University Board of Governors will hold its next regular meeting Wednesday, June 18, in Room BC at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center, 495 West Ferry Mall, in Detroit. The Board of Governors committees convene at 9 a.m. and ..
WSU Announces Interim Dean for Pharmacy and Health Sciences
June 12, 2008
Howard J. Normile , PhD, is serving as Interim Dean for the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (EACPHS), Wayne State University (WSU). WSU Provost Nancy S. Barrett announced the appointment effective May 27 and continuing u..
\"Meeting the Challenges of Persistent Conflict in the 21st Century\"
June 10, 2008
The Detroit Council for World Affairs (DCWA) will host General George Casey of the United States Army on Wednesday, June 18, 2008 from noon until 1:30 p.m. at the Arab American Museum in Dearborn, Mich. The title of General Casey's talk is &quo..
WSU faculty member to appear on Jeopardy
June 9, 2008
DETROIT-The answer is: "Allen Goodman." The question is: "Who is the Wayne State University professor of Economics to appear on Jeopardy on Friday, June 13, 2008? Goodman, an avid fan of Jeopardy since the 1960s, was urged b..
Sandra Yee, dean of the Wayne State University Library System, elected to Online Computer Library Center Board of Trustees, a global libraries organization
June 5, 2008
Sandra Yee , dean of the Wayne State University Library System, was elected to the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Board of Trustees, a nonprofit, membership computer library service and research organization comprised of more than 60,000 li..
Wayne State researcher receives $1.6 million NIH grant to study epileptic brain activity
June 4, 2008
DETROIT- Dr. Jeffrey Loeb , associate professor of Neurology, member of the Wayne State University/DMC Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, and associate director of the Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics in WSU's School of Medicine, receiv..
Wayne State University offers Adults in Transition Program for those wanting to change careers or continue education
June 3, 2008
Wayne State University will be offering the "Adults in Transition" informational program on Wednesday, June 11 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the WSU Welcome Center. The event was designed especially for transfer students, veterans, and adult..