The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers
and public service professionals has awarded Dr. George Galster the 2016 Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs Award!
Wayne M. Raskind, dean of Wayne State's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will lead the next Undergraduate Mathematics Seminar. Raskind's talk, titled Problems in Number Theory that are Simple in Principle, but Hard in Practice, takes place at 2
Denis Callewaert '73 Ph.D., is a self-professed serial entrepreneur. With a commitment to new knowledge, he has conducted innovative research in biochemistry and translated it into practical health care applications and five biotechnology companies.
Wayne State University's Jennifer Stockdill, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a $650,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award.
An enormous wealth of knowledge locked within hundreds of ancient papyrus scrolls scorched by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD, may now be revealed thanks to new technology which may enable the texts to be read.
Julie Lesnik, a Wayne State University anthropology professor and noted entomophagist, has been awarded a $20,000 Leakey Foundation grant to study how ancestral humans may have incorporated termites into their diets.