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Mar 31, 2008, 01:00 ET

Wayne State University Launches Research Center to Improve Human Conditions Locally, Regionally, Nationally and Internationally

DETROIT, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wayne State University's School of Social Work (SSW) has launched The Center for Social Work...

Mar 24, 2008, 01:00 ET

WDET Honored With Awards From the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and the Michigan Associated Press

DETROIT, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WDET has been recognized for broadcast excellence with four awards from the Michigan Association of...

Dec 10, 2007, 00:00 ET

Detroit Public Radio Rewarding Donors With Auto Show Tickets During WDET's Holiday Membership Drive on Dec. 13

DETROIT, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WDET 101.9FM Detroit Public Radio is offering free tickets to the 2008 North American International...

Oct 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

TechTown's GradeCheck Celebrates National Launch of NCAA Qualifying Tool

DETROIT, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One out of every three high school seniors who apply to play a sport at an NCAA university is...

Jul 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

Wayne State University School of Medicine Names Dr. Valerie M. Parisi as Vice Dean

DETROIT, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wayne State University School of Medicine today announces the appointment of Valerie M. Parisi, M.D.,...

Apr 05, 2007, 01:00 ET

Application Deadline Extended for Social Work School

DETROIT, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Admission has been extended through the first week of August for undergraduate and graduate degree programs at...

Jun 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

Wayne State University and Oakwood Healthcare, Inc. Sign Affiliation Agreement in Graduate Medical Education, Research and Clinical Care

DETROIT, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University (WSU) and Oakwood Healthcare, Inc. (OHI) today signed an affiliation agreement to create...

May 25, 2006, 01:00 ET

Special Celebration at Wayne State University May 25 Marks Progress of Major Capital Campaign

DETROIT, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the first anniversary of the public launch of its historic capital campaign, Wayne First: The Campaign...

May 24, 2006, 01:00 ET

Special Celebration at Wayne State University Will Mark Progress of Major Capital Campaign, May 25

DETROIT, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the first anniversary of the public launch of its historic capital campaign, Wayne First: The Campaign...

Feb 02, 2006, 00:00 ET

Journal of the American Medical Association/National Institutes of Health to Announce Dietary Findings of the Women's Health Initiative

DETROIT, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) will announce the results of an important dietary study...

Jan 23, 2006, 00:00 ET

New Seminar Series to Engage Public in Examining Medical, Genetic Controversies

DETROIT, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- What does race mean to the human body? How much variation is there really? Is it medically important -- and what...

Nov 30, 2005, 00:00 ET

Robert M. Mentzer, Jr., M.D., Named Dean of Wayne State University School of Medicine

DETROIT, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert M. Mentzer, Jr., M.D., a nationally-recognized cardiothoracic surgeon and medical school administrator...

Oct 06, 2005, 01:00 ET

Strong Women, Life and Death Issues Dominate Wayne State October Lecture Series Featuring Distinguished Detroit Authors

DETROIT, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A beloved, Emmy Award-winning Detroit TV anchor, a pioneer in advancing opportunities for minority nurses and a...

Sep 02, 2005, 01:00 ET

Wayne State University Offers Free Admission and Housing to Students from Universities Closed Due to Hurricane Katrina

DETROIT, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Denetra Mack and Doctor Ashe had just completed their first week of classes at Xavier University in New Orleans...

Aug 25, 2005, 01:00 ET

Wayne State University Opens 3rd New Residence Hall in 4 Years

DETROIT, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthony Wayne Drive on the Wayne State University campus will be bustling with activity Monday and Tuesday,...

May 24, 2005, 01:00 ET

Wayne State Launches 'Wayne First' Capital Campaign; Announces $251 Million in Gifts

DETROIT, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University will publicly launch its "Wayne First" Capital Campaign at a May 24 kick-off ceremony on...

Apr 12, 2005, 01:00 ET

Wayne State's Entrepreneur Day Conference Features Keynoter Guy Kawasaki and Apprentice-Like Contest

DETROIT, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- You won't hear a Donald Trump-inspired "you're fired" at Wayne State University's entrepreneur day, April 18,...

Mar 11, 2005, 00:00 ET

WSU's games.wayne.edu Web Site is First of its Kind for a University

DETROIT, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Want to play a game? Targeting junior and high school students, Wayne State University's newly launched...

Feb 22, 2005, 00:00 ET

Wayne State University Providing Major Economic Benefits to Michigan

DETROIT, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University's net economic benefit to Michigan's economy totals more than $1 billion annually,...

Nov 10, 2004, 00:00 ET

Detroit Docs Coming to Wayne State University, Nov. 11-14

DETROIT, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University, in the heart of Detroit's cultural center, is the newest venue for The Detroit Docs...