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Pell Grant update
By James Williams While Pell Grants stay alive in the Trump budget, funds for the program are recommended to be reduced by...
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 donated to...
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 here in...
2016 Combined Charitable Contributions Campaign Update
By Victor Green Every year, the Division of Government and Community Affairs hosts the United Way for Southeastern Michigan...
WSU’s 2017 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Features New Interactive Format
Featured guest, Olympian Allyson Felix, answers questions from student attendees at the conclusion of her fire side chat with...
Profile: WSU’s Outgoing and Incoming Board of Governors
By Gus Navarro Have you ever wondered how M. Roy Wilson was elected as president of Wayne State? Or perhaps you’ve been...
Governor’s Funding Plan for Colleges and Universities
By Greg Bird On February 8th, Governor Rick Snyder presented his budget proposal for the coming fiscal year to the state...
What's Happening in Washington, D.C.
By James Williams President Trump Rescinds Title IX Protections for Transgender Students On Wednesday, February 22, 2017...
From the Vice President
By Patrick Lindsey "To Tax or Not to Tax" The Michigan House of Representatives recently...
Combatting Student Homelessness to Ensure Detroit’s Success
First lady of WSU Mrs. Wilson speaking at the Humanities Center Brown Bag Colloquium Series WSU High Program...
​​​​​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 commencement...
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 the...
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 as the...
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 the...
11 years of impact: Wayne Cares & the Detroit Race for the Cure partnership
By Victor Green On May 13, 2017, the 26th annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure kicked off at Comerica Park with the...
WSU receives grant from State for sexual assault prevention
By Greg Bird The State of Michigan recently awarded Wayne State University a grant to implement an innovative and strategic...
From the Vice President
WSU’s commitment to going “all in” By Patrick Lindsey On Thursday, March 23, 2017, nearly 250 Wayne State students,...
WSU visits Lansing to advocate for the university and higher education
By Brianna Ellison On March 21st, nearly 80 Wayne State University students, faculty, administrators and alumni traveled to...
 

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