2018 - EngageD newsletter - Wayne State University
April 2018

Featured stories

Wayne State University launches newsletter devoted to Detroit community outreach Wayne State University launches newsletter devoted to Detroit community outreach

Wayne State University has launched a new e-newsletter dedicated to telling the great stories behind the countless outreach, service, research and educational projects it's involved with in Detroit. In fact, you're reading that newsletter right now. Want to know more about what the university is up to all around Detroit? Then read on.  

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 Wayne State announces new morning radio segment on ‘The Mildred Gaddis Show’ Wayne State announces new morning radio segment on ‘The Mildred Gaddis Show’

As part of an ongoing push to broaden its message about its community engagement efforts, Wayne State University has teamed up with local radio luminary Mildred Gaddis to kick off "Conversations with Wayne State," a segment about the college experience that is aimed at African American listeners and other diverse audiences.

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African American Graduation Celebration enters 25th year African American Graduation Celebration enters 25th year

The Wayne State University African American Graduation Celebration has, for more than two decades, lauded the academic accomplishments of African, African American students as well as others, achievements often reached in the face of staggering odds. Here's how the ceremony is entering its 25th year...

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Community news

Vice dean at School of Medicine reports widening health care disparities in Kerner Commission update

In the half-century since unrest rocked Detroit in 1967, disparities in health and health care services between black and white Americans have actually widened, according to findings presented recently by Dr. Herbert Smitherman Jr., M.D., M.P.H., vice dean of Diversity and Community Affairs at the Wayne State University School of Medicine, as part of an update of the original Kerner Commision report.  

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Multimedia

George Shirley's WSU Story George Shirley's WSU Story
Dr. Patrick Hines' WSU Story Dr. Patrick Hines' WSU Story

Upcoming events

Financial Security Town Hall Comes to Detroit
African American Graduation Celebration

Highlighted programs

TeachDETROIT
Detroit Fellows Tutoring Project
The Transition to Independence Program (TIP)
Morris Hood Scholars

Community affairs

Make-A-Difference - Carver STEM Academy - Wayne State University Make-A-Difference - Carver STEM Academy - Wayne State University
New three-year, $2.4 million grant expands WSU racial equity initiative
Wayne State receives $1 million NSF grant to support commuter students in engineering

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