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President Wilson's Testimony to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education
Save the Date for Spring Wayne Cares Events
By Victor Green March of Dimes March for Babies  April 29, 2017 Detroit Medical Center Brush Mall 3990 John R. Street,...
2016-17 Adopt-A-Classroom Update
By Victor Green Net proceeds from the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute luncheon will be...
WSU Faculty Team Up With Public Safety
By Doug Skrzyniarz The opioid epidemic is increasingly becoming a priority in public health across the country and...
2016 Combined Charitable Contributions Campaign Update
By Victor Green Every year, the Division of Government and Community Affairs hosts the United Way for Southeastern...
WSU’s 2017 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Features New Interactive Format
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By the Way, Meet Vera Stark by Lynn Nottage
April 30 2017 at 3:00 PM
Hilberry Theatre
A budding Black actress finds her way through the racism of 1930s Hollywood (Drama)   Tickets are available by calling 313-577-2972 or visiting www.wsushows.com 
2017 Detroit Commuter Challenge
May 1 2017
Detroit
Wayne State invites the entire campus community to participate in the Detroit Commuter Challenge, a month-long campaign to encourage more sustainable and healthy forms of commuting. Participating in the Challenge is easy. Do you normally drive to campus? Carpool with a friend. Do you normally take the bus? Try biking instead. Log your trips online during the month of May and you'll be entered to win great prizes. Our goal is for Wayne State to be among the Top 5 employers the Commuter Challenge Leaderboard. Sign up today! Commuting Made Easy DDOT and RefleX recently added new routes to Midtown, and the QLINE and Detroit Bike Share will launch in May. See below for details. DDOT and RefleX New direct and limited-stop services to Midtown and Wayne State's campus are available with DDOT and RefleX. The one-way cash fare is $1.50 and you can pay right on the bus! Weekly, bi-weekly and monthly transit passes are available for purchase at the Student Center, Suite 011. Download the Transit App to plan your trip. The QLINE The QLINE will kick off its inaugural public run on Friday, May 12 with a weekend full of family friendly events to celebrate the grand opening. The walk-up fare is $1.50 which includes unlimited rides for three hours. The 3.3 mile route includes 12 stops and 20 stations between New Center and downtown. Learn more about QLINE safety, hours of operation, fares and grand opening events here. Bike Share Detroit Bike Share will launch in mid-May, providing bike share services throughout greater downtown. Detroit commuters are invited to join Detroit Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 19. Wayne State will host a Midtown pit-stop in front of Old Main. Additional pit-stops will be at New Center Park and at downtown at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center. For more information on transportation services at Wayne State visit Parking and Transportation Services.
Wayne Walking Wednesday
May 3 2017 at 11:30 AM
Fountain Court, Gullen Mall
The Wayne State University community is invited to attend Wayne Walking Wednesday (W3) on May 3, 2017 to help everyone gear up for the 2017 Detroit Heart Walk, to be held on Wayne State University's campus on May 20th. W3 walkers will meet at at Fountain Court in Gullen Mall at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday's walk will last approximately 30 minutes. If you would like to start or join a Detroit Heart Walk team, visit HERE to be taken to the Wayne Cares site and then click on the red “Register Now” button.  You will be taken to the WSU page on the Heart Walk website and you can start your team or join an already registered team!
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