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Detroit Free Press
Ukrainian teen injured in protest receives prosthetic eye in Detroit
As shrapnel, rubber bullets and grenades rained down on Ukrainian resident Dmytro Petruk and other protesters in Kiev on Feb. 18, he was terrified that he might die.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
two lawyers Matz and Pietsch
Grand Rapids, Mich. Lawsuits are not fun for anyone. Getting the right help at the right time is crucial.
The Michigan Daily Online
From the Daily: Minimizing maternal deaths
In early July, it was announced that Detroit's maternal death rate is three times the national average.
Observer & Eccentric
Signing ceremony completes deal to bring Wayne StateUniversity programs to Schoolcraft College
Dr. Conway A. Jeffress, president of Schoolcraft College, and Dr. M. Roy Wilson, president of Wayne State University, were joined by administrators, staff and members of the Board of Trustees to celebrate the Reverse Transfer Agreement.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Canadian Water Convoy Coming to Detroit
Thursday July 24 from 4-6pm Detroit will be welcoming the Canadian Water Caravan at the Spirit of Detroit, located on Woodward between Jefferson and Larned, at the Coleman A Young Municipal Center.
Detroit Free Press
Would-be kidney donor killed in crash remembered at funeral
A funeral was held Wednesday for Diamond Scott, a Wayne State University student killed last week in a car crash.
Stopping domestic violence
The young man is so attentive that his young partner blushes, equal parts embarrassed and pleased that he wants her to himself.
New method for reducing tumorigenicity in induced pluripotent stem-cell based therapies
The potential for clinical use of induced pluripotent stem cell technology for transplant-based therapeutic strategies has previously been hindered by the risk of dysregulated cell growth, specifically the development of tumors.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Tom Walsh: Coup for Corktown as Detroit lands research hub over Canton
'It has its ups and downs, but to be able to take care of your family, like get your mom a new car,... The metals manufacturing innovation institute is to locate at 1400 Rosa Parks in Detroit's Corktown.
Search for more accurate system reliability and failure prediction in auto industry
A team of researchers from Wayne State University recently received a $350,000 award from the National Science Foundation for the project, "Failure Prediction and Reliability Analysis of Ultra-High Strength Steel Autobody Manufacturing Systems by Utilizing Material Microstructure Properties."
Global Shapers re-shapes visitors' perceptions of Detroit
Many attending SHAPE North America 2014 came to the Detroit thinking about cars and bankruptcy.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wayne State Announces Agreement Bringing Programs To Schoolcraft College
Schoolcraft College and Wayne State University have announced an agreement to offer a variety of Wayne State University programs to western Wayne County residents on Schoolcraft College's main campus in Livonia.
$150,000 study of beach muck getting started at Bay City State Recreation Area
A two-year, $150,000 study to better understand problems with muck along beaches at the Bay City State Recreation Area along Saginaw Bay is getting started.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Crain's Detroit Business
Bits & Pieces
Beaumont Health System announced the creation of the Harry N. Herkowitz, M.D. , Distinguished Chair in Orthopedics .
Expert: Drivers missed chance on red light fines
Chicago drivers almost never appeal their $100 red light camera fines, but an investigation into suspicious ticket spikes around the city suggests that thousands of people may have missed their chance to win a fight with City Hall.
Medical News Today
Researchers paving the way for development of first vaccine for heart disease
Researchers at Wayne State University have made a fundamental discovery and, in subsequent collaboration with scientists at La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology , are one step closer to the goal of developing the world's first T-cell peptide-based vaccine for heart disease - the number one killer in the nation.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
U.S. Rep. John Conyers Honored For Donation Of 'Historic' Personal Papers
A number of judges and lawyers honored U.S. Rep. John Conyers in a ceremony Friday, thanking the 85-year-old Detroit Democrat for donating personal papers from his nearly 50 years in Washington to Wayne State University.
Conyers donating Congressional papers to Wayne Sta...
Congressman John Conyers is donating his congressional papers to the Damon J. Keith Collection of African-American Legal History at Wayne State University.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Stopping domestic violence: Teach children early the importance of walking away
The best strategy for dealing with what might be early warning signs of domestic violence? An exit strategy and the will to live it.
Professionals discuss issues around Metro Detroit
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