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Dow Chemical Safety Seminars
September 27 2016 at 2:30 PM
Engineering, College of
Students and faculty from the science and engineering communities are welcome to join experts from the Dow Chemcal Company in Freeport, Texas for a two-part seminar on chemical safety. Each topic will feature a one-hour lecture followed by a 30-minute reception. This program is presented by Dow Chemical Company and the Wayne State University Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science.
Brainstorm 2016 - Brain@Wayne Research Symposium
September 29 2016 at 9:30 AM
Integrative Biosciences Center
Join us as Brain@Wayne presents "Brainstorm 2016, a Brain Research Symposium," on Friday, September 29th from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The goals of the event include: 1) promote communication and collaboration in neuroscience and brain research; 2) facilitate neuroscience education in both undergraduate and graduate students; and 3) improve awareness of brain research at WSU. All are welcome to register. Important features of the symposium are a trainee data blitz talk, a technology blitz talk, a TED-inspired talk, a poster session and reception, and a keynote speaker. The keynote speaker is Kamil Ugurbil, Ph.D., director of the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research at the University of Minnesota. He is also principal investigator of the Human Connectome Project, and a member of the National Acadumy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Medicine, and the National Academy of Inventors. For more information about BrainStorm 2016, please contact Dr. Zhifeng Kou at  zhifeng_kou@wayne.edu. Sponsors of this symposium are Brain@Wayne, the Office of the Vice President for Research, the School of Medicine, the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and the College of Engineering.
Graduate Open House
September 30 2016 at 3:00 PM
Student Center 5221 Gullen Mall Detroit, MI 48202
Join us anytime between 3 and 6 p.m. to learn more about advancing your education and career at Wayne State’s Graduate School. You’ll be able to meet with representatives from some of our most popular programs, get information on financial aid and career services, and take a campus tour. Alumni, faculty, staff, and current students will be on hand for networking and questions, plus: Enjoy light refreshments and free parking in Structure 5 and in Lot 31. Prepare for the event by viewing the Open House agenda.  
College of Engineering 2016 Annual Fall Career Fair (Info. for Recruiters)
October 6 2016 at 10:30 AM
Student Center
  Please join us for the  College of Engineering Annual Fall Career Fair  Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016WSU Student Center, 2nd Floor 8 a.m.Exhibitor setup  10:30 a.m. - noonEarly Access Career Fair Noon - 5 p.m.Career Fair Open to All  Please register by September 20, 2016at http://go.wayne.edu/2016COEFair Wayne State is a premier public, urban research university. Our academic excellence, diversity and Detroit location provide students with a competitive advantage in their fields. At the Wayne State College of Engineering, all students are exposed to global experiences, community partnerships, high-impact research, hands-on learning and career development. Our graduates are in demand--the 2014 graduating class had a 90% placement rate at graduation. Employer registration: $300Each standard registration includes 6' table, 2 chairs, display space and admission for up to four recruiters. Additional table space also is available for purchase. Add-on items:- Additional 6' table and two chairs, $100- Admission for more than four recruiters, $50- Add on package: Additional 6' table, two additional chairs, and admission for more than four recruiters.  Parking: Self parking is available in Parking Structure 1 for $7.50 per entry. Credit card payments are accepted. Parking Structure 1 is at the nortwest corner of Cass and Palmer.  Lunch:Lunch will be provided for all recruiters. Questions about the event? Contact information you need updated?   Please contact: Erin Rook, Program Coordinator, Engineering Career Resources Center at erin.rook@wayne.edu.
Sustainability@Wayne Seminar: "Sustainability and Product Transparency in Manufacturing: An Insider's Perspective."
October 11 2016 at 2:30 PM
Welcome Center
The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to host the next Sustainability@Wayne seminar on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 from 2:30 p.m to 4:00 p.m. in the Welcome Center auditorium. The seminar is free and open to the public; registration is requested. The seminar will feature "Sustainability and Product Transparency in Manufacturing: An Insider's Perspective," with guest speaker, Richelle Thomas, Ph.D., Owens Corning Science and Technology. Dr.Thomas is an advanced engineer for R&D at Owens Corning Science & Technology in Granville, OH where her work has spanned from developing insulation product demand models based on building energy codes, improving product transparency and evaluating microscopic polymer behavior. She received her Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in December 2013 with a focus on biopolymer scaffold structure-property relationships. Abstract:  In this seminar, Dr. Thomas will highlight trends in corporate sustainability from a manufacturing perspective including: marketplace expectations, third-party product certifications and product transparency. To conclude, she will highlight examples of sustainable advances that prominent manufacturing companies have made in recent years. A short reception will immediately follow the seminar.
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