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Pell Grant update
By James Williams While Pell Grants stay alive in the Trump budget, funds for the program are recommended...
​​​​​James Williams, Jr., commencement speaker at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
By James Williams On June 6, 2017, James Williams, Jr., accompanied by his son, James Williams, III, delivered...
Wayne State University researcher testifies before Congress
By James Williams On April 4, 2017, Dr. Andreana Holowatyj, a researcher at Wayne State University, participated in...
Lycaki Young Fund demonstrates the positive impact of academic medicine
By Doug Skrzyniarz This year marks the 25th anniversary of the closing of the Lafayette Clinic.  Lafayette served...
American Heart Association Heart Walk brings more than 12,000 to Wayne State’s Campus
By Victor Green Wayne Cares, in partnership with the Michigan Chapter of the American Heart Association, participated in...
11 years of impact: Wayne Cares & the Detroit Race for the Cure partnership
By Victor Green On May 13, 2017, the 26th annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure kicked off...
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7th Annual Golfing for Veterans Outing
July 22 2017 at 12:00 PM
Links of Novi
  We are now in our 7th year of supporting the student veterans here at Wayne State University. Please save the date and encourage your friends to participate in our 6th Annual Golfing for Veterans Outing held on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at the Links of Novi. The Links of Novi has done an outstanding job of hosting our event in the past and we look forward to another exceptional outing. Our events of the past have been successful because of your participation and we are counting on your continued support so that we can grow our programs and support those that have served us so well. Saturday July 22nd, 2017 $125.00 per Golfer /Additional Meals $30.00 12:00pm Registration 12:30pm Lunch Served 1:30pm Shotgun Start 6:30pm Dinner Served 7:30pm Awards  Price Includes: 18 Holes of golf with power cart Free use of the range Burgers and Hot Dogs for lunch before you tee off New York Strip steak dinner All drinks are Free. Beer, Wine and non-alcoholic drinks (this does not include liquor) Golfing Outing Website: http://www.golfingforveterans.com/ Sponsorship Package: http://omvae.wayne.edu/benefits/2017_sponsor_package.pdf
Dr. Thomas Sugrue at Wayne State University
July 24 2017 at 2:00 PM
Community Arts Auditorium
Dr. Thomas Sugrue, historian and author of Origins of the Urban Crisis, will present a public lecture and panel discussion at WSU's Community Arts Auditorium (450 Reuther Mall; Detroit, Michigan 48202) from 2 to 4 pm. A reception with the speakers will follow immediately after at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center. This event is free and open to the public. Register now. Presented by the Richard C. Van Dusen Urban Leadership Forum at WSU.
Information Democracy: Understanding Financial Documents
July 25 2017 at 6:00 PM
Damon J. Keith Law Collection
The Detroit Equity Action Lab at Wayne Law's Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights presents "Information Democracy: Community Investigation and Research Trainings." The last of eight workshops will cover Understanding Financial Documents and teach skills and terminology to read public financial documents. The workshops are free and open to the public. A light dinner will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m.
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