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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...


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,...


Jan 23, 2004, 00:00 ET New Engineering Ventures Program Planned; $500,000 Endowment Established by WSU Alum James Anderson

DETROIT, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- A new program in "Engineering Ventures" will be developed by the College of Engineering at Wayne State...


May 23, 2003, 01:00 ET Wayne State Names Nancy S. Barrett Provost and Senior Vice President For Academic Affairs

DETROIT, May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University President Irvin D. Reid announced today the appointment of Nancy S. Barrett as provost and...


May 12, 2003, 01:00 ET Wayne State University Law School Marks 49th Anniversary Of Landmark Civil Rights Decision With May 17 Gala at DIA

DETROIT, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate the 49th anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that outlawed racial segregation...


May 05, 2003, 01:00 ET WSU Study Finds a Significant Difference Between Infant Formulas in Building A Baby's Bones

DETROIT, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Infants fed different infant formulas can develop significantly different levels of bone mineral content and bone...


Apr 30, 2003, 01:00 ET Wayne State University Dean Named Interim Provost

DETROIT, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne State University President Irvin D. Reid announced today the appointment of Paula C. Wood as interim...


Nov 08, 2002, 00:00 ET Wayne State to Rededicate Landmark Building, Nov. 13

DETROIT, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The McGregor Memorial Conference Center, one of the most striking buildings on the campus of Wayne State...


Sep 10, 2002, 01:00 ET $108 Million in New Construction at Wayne State this Year Includes Welcome Center, Opening Thursday, Sept. 12

DETROIT, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- An $18.5 million Welcome Center at the busy intersection of Woodward and Warren in Detroit's University...


Jul 31, 2002, 01:00 ET Wayne State University Board of Governors Approves 2003 Budget

DETROIT, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wayne State University (WSU) Board of Governors approved a 2003 General Fund Budget of $411 million at its...


Jan 30, 2002, 00:00 ET Paul Hillegonds Appointed to Board of Governors at Wayne State University

DETROIT, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Hillegonds, president of Detroit Renaissance, has been appointed to the Wayne State University Board of...


Sep 12, 2001, 01:00 ET Wayne State University Statement On University Closure and Cancellation of Classes

DETROIT, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of yesterday's national tragedy, the university will be closed and classes are canceled for...


Sep 11, 2001, 01:00 ET Wayne State University Statement

DETROIT, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of today's national tragedy, President Irvin D. Reid has announced Wayne State University is...


Sep 11, 2001, 01:00 ET WSU Professors Available to Discuss Trade Center Incidents

DETROIT, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The following has been issued by Wayne State University: WSU Professors available to discuss Trade...


Sep 07, 2001, 01:00 ET Dedication of Time Capsule will Signal Construction Start On Undergraduate Residence Hall at Wayne State University

DETROIT, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Many decades from now a group of Wayne State University representatives will open a silvery time capsule about...


Feb 14, 2001, 00:00 ET 'Blue Collar Philanthropist' Donates $200,000 to Wayne State University

DETROIT, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Skilled tradesman Mat Dawson Jr., nationally known as the "blue collar philanthropist," will donate $200,000 to...