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The Research Communications Office at Wayne State University is part of the Office of the Vice President for Research. Located on the sixth floor of 5057 Woodward, Research Communications provides important research information to the Wayne State community as well as highlight WSU research to diverse and key audiences through a variety of media.

The office publishes New Science magazine, a magazine that features the work of Wayne State researchers on a campus-wide and global scale, as well as a multitude of brochures and summary publications. Research Communications also maintains Wayne State’s research web presence.

Research Communications staff members coordinate special lectures and events throughout the year; design media kits and other resources for various events, meetings and recruiting efforts; author and edit news releases, media advisories and other promotional materials about Wayne State research awards and discoveries; and prepare a monthly newsletter, Research@Wayne, that spotlights faculty accomplishments, funding and commercialization opportunities and other research administration items.

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Current Press Releases

Wayne State University receives $1.7 million NIH research award to discover novel treatments for methamphetamine-abuse associated neurotoxicity
Monday, April 7, 2014

DETROIT - A Wayne State University professor recently received a nearly $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health to explore whether...

Wayne State University receives grant from USGS to advance ecological restoration efforts in the Great Lakes
Friday, March 21, 2014

Donna Kashin (Top) and Jeffery Ram (Bottom)     DETROIT - Foreign mussels hitchhiking to the Great Lakes in the ballast water tanks of international freighters...

Wayne State professor receives prestigious NSF Early Career award; research to impact metro Detroit schools’ astronomy programs
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

DETROIT - A Wayne State University researcher has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the agency's most prestigious award for up-and-coming...


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