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James WilliamsThe Division of Government and Community Affairs at Wayne State University serves as the primary link to the federal government, working regularly with Congress, the White House, and federal agencies on matters that affect WSU and higher education.


James Williams, Director of Federal Affairs

Office of Federal Affairs
499 South Capitol Street, S.W. Suite 508
Washington DC 20003
Phone: (202) 765-3132, ext. 104
Fax: (202) 765-3138

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STEM Innovation Learning Center project proposal receives state approval
Pell Grant update
By James Williams While Pell Grants stay alive in the Trump budget, funds for the program are recommended...
​​​​​James Williams, Jr., commencement speaker at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
By James Williams On June 6, 2017, James Williams, Jr., accompanied by his son, James Williams, III, delivered...
Wayne State University researcher testifies before Congress
By James Williams On April 4, 2017, Dr. Andreana Holowatyj, a researcher at Wayne State University, participated in...
Lycaki Young Fund demonstrates the positive impact of academic medicine
By Doug Skrzyniarz This year marks the 25th anniversary of the closing of the Lafayette Clinic.  Lafayette served...
American Heart Association Heart Walk brings more than 12,000 to Wayne State’s Campus
By Victor Green Wayne Cares, in partnership with the Michigan Chapter of the American Heart Association, participated in...
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Division of Government and Community Affairs
4092 Faculty Administration Building, 656 W. Kirby • Detroit, MI 48202
Tel: (313) 577-5284