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29 min ago | Detroit Free Press

Joyce Carol Oates returns to Detroit for her latest story collection

The title story in Joyce Carol Oates' new collection, 'High Crime Area,' is set on the Wayne State University campus in 1967.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Prison

5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Decades of failure and horror exposed in Wayne State dog heart experiments

By court order, The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine obtained extensive information and canine health records from Wayne State University through the Michigan Freedom of Information Act.

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Related Topix: Princeton, NJ, National Institutes of Health, Biotech, Healthcare Industry

5 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

Study shows graduate degrees fuel accelerating student debt

Mallory Pline was fortunate. Thanks to her parents, who worked at Michigan State University, the cost of the 24-year-old Ferndale resident's undergraduate degree came at a 50-percent discount.

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Related Topix: Michigan State University, Detroit, MI

7 hrs ago | CBS Local

Lawsuit Claims Wayne State Bilked Research Money From US

A lawsuit filed by a fired medical school professor says Wayne State University bilked more than $169 million in research grant money from the U.S. government.

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12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'August: Osage County' closes the Hilberry Theatre season with a bang

The Hilberry Theatre's final play of the season is "August: Osage County," which earned Tracy Letts the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

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Related Topix: Tracy Letts

15 hrs ago | WXYZ

Black Male Leadership Conference

The Milestones Agency of Metro Detroit and Neighborhood Legal Services MI is hosting a free leadership conference for men, boys, mothers and fathers of sons, and anyone who has a vested interest in the development of our young men in the metro Detroit community.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Crain's Detroit Business

Wayne State expected to name new research VP on Monday, sources say

The board of governors at Wayne State University is expected to approve a new vice president of research Monday night.

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What About Clients?

The MC5: The Revolution as Serious Fun.

Below is the MC5's Wayne Kramer singing "Ramblin' Rose" at Wayne State University in Detroit in July 1970, two months after the shootings on May 4, 1970 at Kent State.

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Wall Street Journal

Michigan College Tries to Draw Students With...

Wayne State University is trying to pull college kids who are home in Michigan for the summer into the heart of Detroit with a new class about the city's quest for financial redemption.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Opinion

Detroit News

Metro Detroit Christians mark Good Friday with charity, commemorations

Metro Detroiters are marking Good Friday, one of the most holy and solemn days in the Christian faith, by aiding the needy and joining church services commemorating Christ's crucifixion.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Good Friday, Detroit, MI

The Detroit News

Berman: Offer of a fresh perspective might help Detroit out of bankruptcy

It's like "American Idol" for bankruptcy, without the glamour but plenty of bucks involved.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Lansing State Journal

People News: Ellen Hoard to lead Mint City Singers

The Sparrow Women's Board of Managers and Sparrow Hospital Volunteer Services Department have named Sally Burke of Delta Township the April Volunteer of the Month.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Lansing, MI, Lawrence, MI, Clinton County, MI

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: August: Osage County Opens Tonight at The Hilberry Theatre

The 2008 Tony Award winner for Best Play August: Osage County, by Tracy Letts , closes the Hilberry Theatre's 51st season in Midtown Detroit.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Westland Observer

4 in running for Farmington Public Schools top job

A Farmington Public Schools administrator is one of four candidates who will be interviewed by the Board of Education for the district's top job.

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Related Topix: Illinois, Education Etc.

MLive.com

Wayne State scholar gains national reputation as a leading voice for LGBT rights

John Corvino, 44, chair of the philosophy department at Wayne State University, is earning national admiration, even among opponents.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Detroit, MI

Michigan Radio

With major settlements piling up, Detroit bankruptcy moves along at lightning speed

This has proven to be a watershed week in Detroit's bankruptcy case, which is now moving along at lightning speed.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Detroit, MI

Hispanic Business

New Materials Science Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at Wayne State University

In contrast, typical hydrothermal methods to prepare inorganic hollow structures require 24 h or a few days."

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Related Topix: Materials Science, Science

Detroit Free Press

Fired prof sues Wayne State University, claims it bilked millions from U.S.

Christian Kreipke, 37, formerly of Grosse Pointe, alleges that for months he watched Wayne State lie on its grant proposals.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Wayne State offering class focusing on Detroit's path to bankruptcy

Students at Wayne State University will get a chance to dive into Detroit's past, present and future this spring in a new class focusing on the city's struggles.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Garden City Observer

RU chosen for Confucius Classroom program

OK, so it's really Wayne State University saying that, but the district has been chosen for the program which teaches Chinese language and culture.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Detroit, MI, Union, MI

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