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September 2014, Quarterly Issue 1, Volume 21 - Wayne State University
September 2014, Quarterly Issue 1, Volume 21

Featured Story

 

Capital Campaign Being Launched at WSU on October 9th

 

Capital Campaign Being Launched at WSU on October 9th

 

By Susan LaGrois “Let’s acknowledge and celebrate that we are what we are, we do what we do, and we will be second to none at what we do,” stresses Wayne State University President, M. Roy Wilson. To work toward the goal of being “second to none” and help move in this direction, Wayne State University will publicly launch its second comprehensive fundraising...

 

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Faculty, Staff & Programs

 

Meet the College of Education's New Major Gift Officer: Kelley Stokes

 

Meet the College of Education's New Major Gift Officer: Kelley Stokes

 

By Julie Osburn This summer, metro Detroit native Kelley Stokes joined Wayne State University’s Division of Development and Alumni Affairs as a Major Gift Officer. In this position, her efforts are focused on securing financial support for the College of Education, deepening engagement with alumni and students, and promoting the important work of the college’s faculty. One key...

 

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Research

 

New Research Project Looking at Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Physical Activity

 

New Research Project Looking at Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Physical Activity

 

By Anne Murphy The research focus of Neha Gothe, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Division of Kinesiology, Health and Sport Science (KHS), is very interesting and important— it relates to the physical and mental health benefits of physical activity. Even though Gothe has only been at Wayne State for one year, she has applied for and received several grants to...

 

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Outreach & Engagement News

 

WSU Alums Join the Parade!

 

WSU Alums Join the Parade!

 

By Joyce Krause A group of WSU alumni decided that they wouldn’t watch Michigan State University and University of Michigan alums in the Manistee Fourth of July parade anymore—they’d join them. This year the WSU contingent was number 55 in the array of fire engines, buses, dancers, clowns, high school athletes, pet lovers, and universities in the...

 

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News For Students

 

Accelerating College Readiness

 

Accelerating College Readiness

 

By Allia L. Carter Since the fall of 2013, 107 University High School (UHS) students set themselves ahead of other members of the class of 2014 by receiving a jump start on college while attending the School without Walls initiative at Wayne State University. The partnership is designed to prepare students for college, through a comprehensive college preparation program with two...

 

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Alumni News

 

From Educator to Esquire

 

From Educator to Esquire

 

By Kelley Stokes Those who can, do. Those who understand, teach. And then there are some who do both. Mitra Jafary-Hariri, COE ’05, is one of them. In the less than 10 years since she graduated cum laude with a degree in foreign language education from the College of Education at Wayne State, Jafary-Hariri has been both a teacher and attorney and is now...

 

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Upcoming Events

 

Wayne State University Chapter of the Student Michigan Education Association will Sponsor a Scholastic Book Fair

 

Wayne State University Fundraising Campaign

 

Information on Deadline Dates to Defend Dissertations

 

Enroll in the High Five Literacy Program

 

Gubernatorial Town Hall Forum: Snyder & Schauer will face off on the WSU campus on October 12, 2014

 

Teacher Certification Information Meeting Schedule for 2015

 

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In The News

 

Endowed Scholarship to be Named in Honor of Drs. Sophie and Dan Skoney for Their Continuing Support of the College of Education

 

Agreement Signed for Collaborative Education Program with CCNU

 

College of Education Professor Leads Retention/Graduation Initiative

 

In Memoriam: Dr. Eugene Smith

 

Microsoft Office Available for WSU Students

 

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