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22 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

Those who want to outlaw publications over sexually explicit ads should study Constitution first

Ten years or so ago, a woman named Andrea Lavigne sat in on some media survey classes I was teaching at Wayne State University.

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Related Topix: Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Free Republic

FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Charles Leroy Thomas ~ July 28, 2014

Major Charles Leroy Thomas was a United States Army officer who was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions while a company commander during the capture of Climbach, France in 1944 - the second African American to be awarded one during World War II.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, African-American

Observer & Eccentric

Babson bound in Bloomfield Hills

There was a whole lotta conversation, construction and camaraderie going on at Alan and Rebecca Ross' Bloomfield Hills home.

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Related Topix: Bloomfield Hills, MI, Babson College, Royal Oak, MI, Birmingham, MI

Observer & Eccentric

Ceremony finishes deal to bring WSU programs to Schoolcraft

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.

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Related Topix: Schoolcraft, MI

Hometown Life

Salem visionary fights cancer with computer

Jim Kress, founder of KressWorks Foundation, has detailed graphs illustrating how he plans to fight the cancer that killed his sister.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Inventions, Science / Technology

Crain's Detroit Business

Q&A with Stephen Lanier: Wayne State's new research chief wants to 'get parts moving'

When you told friends and colleagues you were taking the job in Detroit, did you get the "DETROIT?" reaction? Oh, yeah.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Medical University of South Carolina

Observer & Eccentric

The Community House celebrates Vibrancy Day

Chance Carson knows the best approach to life is to keep moving forward, one step at a time.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Family, Teenagers, Kids

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Washington Times

GOP House bios for Michigan's 1st District

EDUCATION: West Iron County High School; bachelor's degree from University of Michigan; medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine TOP ISSUE AND PLAN TO ADDRESS IT: As a former doctor and small business owner as well as a lifelong resident of Northern Michigan, my campaign will continue to focus on making sure we work towards ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Dan Benishek, Small Business, Personal Finance

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.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WOODTV.com

two lawyers Matz and Pietsch

Grand Rapids, Mich. Lawsuits are not fun for anyone. Getting the right help at the right time is crucial.

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Related Topix: Grand Rapids, MI

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.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Rick Snyder, Opinion

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.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Kos

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.

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Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

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.

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Effingham Herald

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.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Eastern Michigan University

PhysOrg Weblog

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.

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Related Topix: Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology, Heart Attack, Health, Detroit, MI

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.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Ohio State University, Michigan State University

EurekAlert!

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."

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Model D

Global Shapers re-shapes visitors' perceptions of Detroit

Many attending SHAPE North America 2014 came to the Detroit thinking about cars and bankruptcy.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CBS Local

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.

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Related Topix: Wayne County, MI, Livonia, MI

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