Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Wayne State University News

News on Wayne State University continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

10 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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."

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wayne County, MI, Livonia, MI

NewsCenter 25

$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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Michigan, Autos

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 .

Comment?

Related Topix: University of North Dakota

Chicago Tribune

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Heart Disease, Health, Immunology, Biology, Science, Cholesterol

Sat Jul 19, 2014

CBS Local

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Conyers, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, African-American

WHTC

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Conyers, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jul 18, 2014

NewsOK.com

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.

Comment?

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

ClickOnDetroit

Professionals discuss issues around Metro Detroit

TERM OUTSTANDING BILLS. WE'RE GOING TO TALK ABOUT THAT WITH OUR PROFESSIONALS AS WE SIT DOWN AS WE DO EVERY FRIDAY TO TALK ABOUT THE TOPICS THAT ARE MAKING NEWS.

Comment?

Related Topix: Family, Parenting

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••