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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

Michiganís University Research Corridor: Talent for a global economy
Thursday, May 28, 2015

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (May 28, 2015) - Michigan's leading research universities are magnets for top-notch talent, attracting, developing and retaining highly skilled individuals to propel Michigan's...

Wayne State professor receives 2015 McDevitt Excellence in Research Award from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

DETROIT - Mark A. Lumley, Ph.D., professor and director of the clinical psychology Ph.D. program in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wayne State University, recently received the 2015 Blue...

First ever paper published by four economists with the same surname includes Wayne State professor
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

DETROIT - For the first time ever, a team of four economists has published a paper where each author bears the same last name, despite having no relation to each other and working at different...


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