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  • Accepting applications for Postdoctoral to Faculty Transition Fellowship program

    March 24, 2017
    Wayne State University is excited to announce the Postdoctoral to Faculty Transition Fellowship program, a major initiative to foster a diverse academic environment by encouraging promising urban disparity scholars to launch their academic careers at WSU.
  • 2017 annual Big Data and Business Analytics symposium

    March 23, 2017
    The 2017 annual symposium on Big Data and Business Analytics will be held on March 23 and 24 at the Student Center Building. This symposium focuses on pragmatic issues faced while deploying big data strategies to drive business success. It has a special focus on managing and analyzing the data captured through marketing, product development, manufacturing, distribution, sales and service in a global setting.
  • Mark your calendar for Wayne State Giving Day

    March 22, 2017
    Wayne State Giving Day is a time-limited fundraising event on April 4 that inspires and engages alumni, donors and the campus community. You can participate now in this exciting event by sharing the news that Wayne State Giving Day is coming up using #InspireOpportunity on social media.
  • Third annual gala to fight preterm birth to be held May 13

    March 21, 2017
    Comedian Louie Anderson will headline the third annual anniversary celebration to benefit Make Your Date, a regional program developed to combat preterm birth in Detroit. The event will be held May 13 at the Fillmore in Detroit, with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan serving as honorary chairman of the gala fundraiser. Wayne State University, the Detroit Medical Center, the city’s leading health systems and other key partners designed the initiative to help expectant mothers deliver healthy full-term babies.
  • Technical Writing Initiative provides marketing support to community orgs via TechTown

    March 20, 2017
    Lisa Podnar is facing a professional challenge. Her client, the manufacturer of a biometric gun lock, wants to convey that his product is manufactured in Detroit. But, because select components are made outside the country, the Federal Trade Commission will not approve a “Made in the USA” stamp.
  • RSVP for Spirit of Community Awards ceremony and reception

    March 17, 2017
    In partnership with the Office of the President and the Office of the Provost, the Division of Government and Community Affairs is proud to present the inaugural Wayne State University Spirit of Community Awards on Thursday, March 23. These awards will honor members of our university who best exemplify the spirit of Wayne State’s deep commitment to community engagement.
  • Don't miss the next Wayne State Insiders, RSVP now

    March 16, 2017
    You might know that Wayne State is a hub for entrepreneurship, but did you know that it is a commitment that extends into the art world? Join the Wayne State Insiders to see how students in the industrial, interior and fashion design programs of the James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History connect with our community at the next Wayne State Insiders.
  • Wayne State recognized for transfer student initiatives

    March 15, 2017
    Wayne State University has been named to Phi Theta Kappa’s 2017 Transfer Honor Roll, which recognizes excellence in community college transfer pathways. WSU is one of only 65 institutions selected.
  • Art + Soul = ArtSoul Therapy

    March 14, 2017
    In addition to being graduates of Wayne State’s art therapy program and founders of ArtSoul Therapy in Royal Oak, Lisa Crystal (M.Ed. ’94), Tessa Bird (M.Ed. ’01) and Erin Shahly (M.Ed ’10), have something else in common: They never planned for careers as art therapists.
  • WSU partners with Raise.me to connect with high school students earlier

    March 13, 2017
    Wayne State University will build upon its long-standing commitment to providing opportunity and access to higher education through a new partnership with Raise.me, a funding platform that offers high school students the opportunity to earn scholarships on their path to college.