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New Book by Dr. Ewa Golebiowska
Posted Tue, 12/16/2014
 
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Dr. Michelle Tomaszycki receives grant award
Posted Mon, 12/8/2014
 
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Sociology Cares Volunteers Fight Hunger and Help at Jingle Bell Run
Posted Mon, 12/8/2014
 
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Labor@Wayne presents People@Work
Posted Tue, 12/2/2014
 
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Sociology and Political Science Hold Joint Workshop
Posted Mon, 11/24/2014
 
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WSU Farmers Market completes seventh season
Posted Thu, 11/20/2014
Author Kami Pothukuchi
  Read an article by SEED Wayne's director Kami Pothukuchi in the Michigan Citizen about the 2014 season of the WSU Farmers Market.
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Past president of CNN, MSNBC to discuss media role in 2014 elections Nov. 19 at WSU
Posted Wed, 11/12/2014
 
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2 Clinical Psychology Students Receive APA Dissertation Awards
Posted Mon, 11/10/2014
 
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Nihar Mehta Wins First Place at Graduate Student Research Day
Posted Tue, 11/4/2014
 
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Arabic Program Winter 2015 Placement Examination
Posted Fri, 10/31/2014
 
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CLAS alumni receive university's Distinguished Alumni Award
Posted Tue, 10/14/2014
  Two CLAS alumni recently received Wayne State University’s Distinguished Alumni Award during WSU’s 2014 homecoming game.
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Wayne State study may lead to use of smart phones to assist in stress management programs
Posted Tue, 10/14/2014
 
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Dr. Mark Baskaran awarded NSF Grant
Posted Tue, 9/30/2014
 
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CLAS criminal justice students gain hands-on experience during summer internship at the DPD
Posted Thu, 9/25/2014
  A group of Wayne State University criminal justice students had the opportunity to intern at the Detroit Police Department (DPD) this summer.
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Prof. Russell to debate God
Posted Mon, 9/22/2014
 
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Cano delivers keynote at international health psychology conference
Posted Mon, 9/22/2014
  Department of Psychology Associate Chair and Professor Annmarie Cano gave a keynote presentation Sept. 17 at the Topical Conference - Interventions: From Underlying Mechanisms to Prevention and Rehabilitation at Sweden's Orebro University.
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Generations Volume Published February 2015!
Posted Thu, 9/18/2014
  Generations: Rethinking Age & Citizenship edited by Richard Marback published in February 2015 by WSU Press.
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Sara Goodman appears on Jeopardy-October 1st
Posted Wed, 9/17/2014
 
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Sociology Meets Economics at Annual Picnic
Posted Mon, 9/15/2014
 
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New study finds that antidepressants are not an effective treatment for anxiety
Posted Tue, 9/9/2014
  A new study published in PLOS ONE suggests that antidepressants provide little benefit in the treatment of anxiety.
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CLAS and Detroit Police Chief James E. Craig partner Chief’s Scholars Program
Posted Tue, 9/9/2014
  CLAS and Detroit Police Chief James E. Craig are embarking on a new scholarship program aimed at keeping Detroit Police Department officers at the forefront of crime prevention, technology and theory in criminal justice education.
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Dr. Katherine Kim co-authors forthcoming article
Posted Sat, 9/6/2014
 
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Michael Williams paper featured APA's social media
Posted Thu, 9/4/2014
 
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Roumell Family Annual Scholarship available to CLAS undergraduates
Posted Wed, 9/3/2014
 
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Dr. Heather Dillaway appointed Associate Dean, MA Programs-Graduate School
Posted Tue, 9/2/2014
 
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Clinical psychology doctoral students awarded $3,000 grants
Posted Fri, 8/22/2014
  Clinical psychology doctoral students Jennifer Carty and Maisa Ziadni get funding to study a life-stress assessment for patients with chronic pelvic pain and unexplained medical symptoms
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Wayne State chemistry professor Stephanie Brock named American Chemical Society Fellow
Posted Wed, 8/20/2014
  Wayne State University Professor of Chemistry Stephanie Brock is among a select group of scientists to be named to the prestigious 2014 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellows Program.
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Labor@Wayne receives $150,000 from the joint funds of the Detroit Three and the UAW
Posted Mon, 8/4/2014
  Wayne State University has received three gifts totaling $150,000 from the joint training funds of the Detroit Three automakers and the United Auto Workers (UAW).
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Wayne State hosting international archaeology workshop
Posted Fri, 8/1/2014
 
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Wayne in Abruzzo Summer 2014
Posted Thu, 7/10/2014
 
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Unearthing Detroit dives into city's past
Posted Thu, 7/10/2014
  Unearthing Detroit, a collections-based archaeological research project, is embarking on a journey into Detroit’s past.
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The 2014 Youth Awards
Posted Mon, 6/30/2014
 
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Mexica New Moon Ceremony 2014
Posted Fri, 6/20/2014
 
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Japanese Fall 2014 Proficiency Exam
Posted Wed, 6/18/2014
 
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Annalise Rahman-Filipiak is this year’s Winner - Olson Paper Competition
Posted Thu, 6/12/2014
 
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Arabic Program Fall 2014 Placement Examination
Posted Thu, 6/5/2014
 
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Physics professor receives Intensity Frontier Fellowship
Posted Thu, 6/5/2014
  Professor Alexey Petrov, Department of Physics & Astronomy, has received the Intensity Frontier Fellowship.
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FLTC funds 6 online-based projects for CMLLC Faculty
Posted Thu, 5/29/2014
Author Sangeetha Gopalakrishnan , Ph.D
 
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Taste test: Could sense of taste affect length of life?
Posted Wed, 5/21/2014
  Could your taste buds affect your length of life?
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Wayne State receives Third Annual Research Cluster Grant from Silicon Mechanics
Posted Tue, 5/20/2014
  We just won the Third Annual Research Cluster Grant from Silicon Mechanics. The award is a high-performace cluster, valued at $190,000. CLAS Faculty members play an critical role in the project.
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Riverwalkers educate anglers about consuming fish caught on Detroit River
Posted Mon, 5/19/2014
  The Detroit River Walkers project was created by CLAS professors Donna Kashian, Mark Luborsky and Andrea Sankar to help educate local anglers about consuming fish caught on the Detroit River.
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Dr. Arifa Javed's documentary film featured in The Detroit News
Posted Mon, 5/19/2014
 
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The chances you will lose your job to a robot are growing
Posted Fri, 5/9/2014
  Dr. Steven Spurr, chair of the Economics Department at Wayne State University appeared on the Stateside with Cynthia Canty show on Michigan Radio.
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Grape skin extract may soon be answer to treating diabetes
Posted Thu, 5/8/2014
 
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Prof. Miriam Greenberg Earns Four Years of Support from NIH
Posted Fri, 5/2/2014
 
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CLAS Faculty, Staff, and Students Honored at WSU Academic Recognition Ceremony
Posted Tue, 4/29/2014
 
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Congratulations to CLAS Faculty and Staff recognized at the WSU 2014 Employee Recognition Ceremony
Posted Mon, 4/28/2014
  On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Wayne State held its annual Employee Recognition Ceremony.
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Andrea Harp has received the 2014 ASPDC Distinguished Service Award
Posted Fri, 4/25/2014
  Andrea Harp, the Manager of the Graduation Services staff in the CLAS Dean's Office, has been awarded the Academic Staff Professional Development Committee's Distinguished Service Award for 2014.
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CLAS Faculty receive National Endowment for the Humanities award
Posted Thu, 4/24/2014
 
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Fulbright awarded to Linguistics MA Student
Posted Thu, 4/24/2014
  Moira Saltzman, MA candidate in Linguistics, has been awarded a 10-month Fulbright Study/Research Grant to develop a ‘talking dictionary’ of Jejueo, the indigenous language of Jeju Island, South Korea
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Wayne State hosts the Finite Element Circus
Posted Wed, 4/23/2014
 
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Dr. Morton receives Student Senate Faculty of the Month Award
Posted Mon, 4/21/2014
 
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CLAS Students win 2014 Garrett T. Heberlein Excellence in Teaching Award for Graduate Students
Posted Thu, 4/17/2014
 
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Distinguished Professor George Galster receives 2 awards at UAA Conference
Posted Thu, 4/17/2014
  At the 2014 Urban Affairs Association (UAA) conference, Dr. George Galster was inducted into the 2014 UAA Service Honor Roll.
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Philosophy Chair profiled in Bridge Magazine
Posted Thu, 4/17/2014
 
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Economics student wins Levin Endowed Merit Award
Posted Tue, 4/8/2014
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  Anthony Shkrelja, PhD student in the Department of Economics, has won the 2014 Professor Samuel M. Levin Endowed Merit Award
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CLAS Faculty discuss National Poetry Month
Posted Wed, 4/2/2014
 
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Physics professor interviewed on WDET's Craig Fahle Show
Posted Fri, 3/28/2014
 
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Detroit: Metropolis in Transition (UP 5650) - a new course for this Spring-Summer
Posted Thu, 3/27/2014
 
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Professor John Corvino receives WSU Distinguished Faculty Fellowship
Posted Mon, 3/24/2014
 
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Dr. Chris Steiner Earns Three Years of Research Support from NSF to Study Metacommunity Stability
Posted Mon, 3/17/2014
  Populations of species are often adversely affected by sudden and sometimes, even transient changes to their environments. The question that arises is how do we find persistent communities in nature, rather than barren wastelands?
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Journal of Biological Chemistry Selects Article by Cunqi Ye As Paper of the Week
Posted Mon, 3/17/2014
  Cunqi Ye, a PhD student under the mentorship of Professor Miriam Greenberg, was recently recognized by the Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC).
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The US Department of the Interior Recognizes Dr. Donna Kashian for Her Contributions to Restoration
Posted Mon, 3/17/2014
  Dr. Donna Kashian, Department of Biological Sciences, has received a “Partners in Conservation” Award from the US Department of the Interior.
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Welker and Slatcher featured in USA Today
Posted Thu, 3/13/2014
 
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Philosophy chair discusses the value of Lent in USA Today 'Educate' column
Posted Fri, 3/7/2014
  Thousands of Catholic college students are taking part in observing Lent, which began Ash Wednesday. John Corvino, chair of the Philosophy Department at Wayne State University, says that nonbelievers also could find a purpose in observing Lent.
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NFS student Elias Majid was recently featured in Hour Detroit Magazine
Posted Thu, 3/6/2014
 
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Sociology student wins Garrett T. Heberlein Excellence in Teaching Award for Graduate Students
Posted Fri, 2/28/2014
  Megan Throm-Petersen, a graduate student in the Department of Sociology, has won the 2014 Garrett T. Heberlein Excellence in Teaching Award for Graduate Students at Wayne State University
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Physics professor Ed Cackett receives NSF Career Award
Posted Wed, 2/26/2014
  Wayne State University astronomer Ed Cackett, Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics & Astronomy, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the agency's most prestigious award for junior facult
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Psychology Clinic receives funding
Posted Wed, 2/26/2014
 
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Assistant Professor Arun Anantharam Lands Four Year Grant from the American Heart Association
Posted Mon, 2/24/2014
  Regulated secretions from the adrenal gland are essential for the human body to modulate heart function, pain detection, and “fight-or-flight” responses.
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Toni Abbey 2014 Oustanding Graduate Mentor Award Winner
Posted Mon, 2/17/2014
 
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WSU Another Chance Program receives $5,000 award for outstanding performance
Posted Fri, 2/14/2014
  The Wayne State University Another Chance program has received a 2012-2013 Incentive Award from the State of Michigan's Workforce Development Agency. The award is in the amount of $5,000 and was given for outstanding performance in 2012-2013.
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Congratulations to the CLAS faculty members who have received a 2013 CLAS Teaching Award!
Posted Tue, 2/11/2014
 
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Voluntary Faculty Positions open
Posted Thu, 2/6/2014
 
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Dr. Daphne Ntiri received the 2014 Dr. Arthur L. Johnson Individual Community Leadership Award
Posted Thu, 1/30/2014
  Wayne State University’s Daphne Ntiri, Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Chair of WSU Another Chance, an outreach literacy program, received the 2014 Dr. Arthur L. Johnson Individual Community Leadership Award.
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Labor@Wayne Director comments on the state of unions following Michigan's right-to-work law
Posted Wed, 1/15/2014
 
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Congratulations Charles A. Bell!
Posted Wed, 1/15/2014
  Congratulations Charles A. Bell!
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Urban planning professor discusses community values as part of WDET's
Posted Fri, 1/10/2014
 
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Congratulations Rhiana Wegner!
Posted Wed, 1/8/2014
 
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English professor Jaime Goodrich has a new book
Posted Wed, 12/18/2013
  Jaime Goodrich, assistant professor of English, has published Faithful Translators: Authorship, Gender, and Religion in Early Modern England
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WSU Begins Return of Native American Human Remains To Michigan’s Federally-Recognized Tribes
Posted Thu, 12/12/2013
  The Department of Anthropology at Wayne State University repatriated more than 30 sets of ancestral human remains and associated funerary objects today to the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe (SCIT) of Michigan.
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Director of Labor@Wayne had an opined in Detroit Free Press re the City of Detroit's bankruptcy
Posted Mon, 12/2/2013
  Marick F. Masters, director of Labor@Wayne at Wayne State University, opined about the City of Detroit facing three major deficits as it moves through bankruptcy.
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Shelly Seguin receives Excellence in Leadership Award from Michigan College Personnel Association
Posted Tue, 11/19/2013
  Shelly Seguin, an Academic Services Officer in the Department of Psychology, has been recognized by the Michigan College Personnel Association (MCPA) with their Excellence in Leadership Award for 2013.
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CJ Professor Marvin Zalman co-edits new book on innocence reform
Posted Thu, 11/7/2013
 
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Urban Studies chair comments about Detroit mayoral race in Christian Science Monitor report
Posted Tue, 11/5/2013
 
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Abraham Nemeth - Creator of a Braille Code for Mathematics - Is Dead at 94
Posted Thu, 10/31/2013
 
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Wayne State hosts Midwest Topology Seminar
Posted Thu, 10/31/2013
 
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Anthropology Professors Jung and Newman receive Wenner Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
Posted Fri, 10/25/2013
  Dr. Yuson Jung and Dr. Andrew Newman of the WSU Department of Anthropology are the recipients of an internationally competitive grant from the Wenner Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research for a project on food, culture, and politics in the city of
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Anthropology Student Wins Award
Posted Fri, 10/25/2013
  Sarah Carson, an undergraduate student in anthropology, has been awarded the Society for Linguistic Anthropology's 2013 Undergraduate Student Essay Competition prize
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Professor Robin Boyle comments about Midtown and public safety in China Central TV report
Posted Fri, 10/25/2013
 
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Congratulations to Mohammed Abouzahr
Posted Thu, 10/24/2013
 
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Prof. Susan Vineberg to speak at U. of Illinois
Posted Thu, 10/3/2013
 
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Patrick Smith Defends Dissertation
Posted Tue, 10/1/2013
 
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Congratulations to James Schwartz
Posted Sun, 9/29/2013
 
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Psychology Professor Lisa Rapport Co-PI on 2 Major Projects
Posted Wed, 9/18/2013
  Congratulations to Lisa Rapport, continuing her program of collaborative research with the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, and with the University of Michigan.
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Psychology Professor appointed an Associate Editor of major neuropsychological journal
Posted Wed, 9/18/2013
 
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Confucius Institute celebrates its first 5 years
Posted Mon, 9/16/2013
  On Wednesday, Sept. 18, the Confucius Institute (CI) at Wayne State will host a celebration to commemorate its first five years at the university.
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English Alum awarded the Academy of American Poets' Wallace Stevens Award for lifetime achievement
Posted Fri, 9/13/2013
 
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Professor Paul Karchin has been elected as a member of the Wayne State Academy of Scholars
Posted Wed, 9/11/2013
 
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Professor Jorge Chinea appointed to ACLU board
Posted Tue, 9/10/2013
  Jorge L. Chinea, director of the Wayne State University Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies was recently appointed to the Advisory Board for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Michigan.
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