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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,...
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...
Governor Snyder's 2017 State of the State Address
Visit the 2016 “Canstruction®” Competition This Noel Night
Wayne State University is partnering with Gleaners Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, Kroger and the American Institute of...
Combined Charitable Contributions Campaign Kicks Off on Campus
Every year the Division of Community Affairs hosts the United Way for Southeastern Michigan (UWSEM) and the Black United Fund...
Wayne State Students Build Safe Pathways to Detroit Elementary School
The AmeriCorps Urban Safety Program and Wayne State University’s Center for Urban Studies, the WSU Dean of Students Office,...
Wayne State Warriors Carry Kermit the Frog
Wayne State University Stepping Up to Fight Opioid Addiction
Millions of American families wake each day to the stark realities of the opioid crisis. Since 2000, more than 500,000...
What Is Capital Outlay?
WSU’s new Integrative Biosciences Center (IBio) is dedicated to studying and eliminating the many health disparities that...
State of Michigan Election Update
The November 8th elections will bring many new faces to state government and to the state university governing...
WSU Assistant Professor Holds Congressional Briefing
On Wednesday, December 7, Angelique Day, a Congressional Fellow sponsored by the Society for Research on Child Development and...
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...
Governor Snyder's 2017 State of the State Address
What's Happening in Washington, D.C.
Visit to the Embassy of Brazil James Williams, director of federal affairs, Wayne State...
From the Vice President
“Thanks!” In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday, I share the following story: Rudyard Kipling was a great writer...
Activating Campus to Improve Community
There is a growing recognition that place matters in creating healthy, prosperous communities where people want to live, work,...
Wayne State University Announces Allyson Felix as Keynote Speaker for 2017 Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute
Wayne State University will host its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute at the Max M. Fisher Music Center on...
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...
Wayne State University athletes show their compassion to the homeless and less fortunate
University Approaching Health Sciences as a Team
  David Hefner, Vice President for Health Affairs (left) and Doug Skrzyniarz, Associate Vice...
Governor's Budget Calls for More Funding for WSU; Metrics Must Improve
Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson addresses a legislative joint committee about WSU's efforts to foster collaboration and...
WSU Partnership Benefits University Students and Southeast Michigan Youth
WSU College of Pharmacy students led interactive activities during "Medication Generation: Just Say Know," a peer-to-peer...
What's Happening in Washington, D.C.
United States Senator Debbie Stabenow addresses a group of Wayne State students to discuss the RED Act and college debt relief...
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...
Wayne State University Community Joins Hands to Partner with the People of Flint
Wayne State University students sort donations of food, pet supplies, household goods and beverages while volunteering at the...
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Inspires Action
Wayne State University hosted its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute at the Max M. Fisher Music Center on Friday,...
From the Vice President
Welcome to the inaugural edition of “Wayne Engaged,” the newsletter of the Division of Government and Community Affairs....
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...
Elected Official Contact Report Form
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...
 

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