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College of Engineering Graduate Student Fall Orientation
August 29 2016 at 9:00 AM
General Lectures
Congratulations, admitted students. We are looking forward to meeting you and are taking great care to prepare for your arrival. Please mark your calendars for Monday, August 29th, 9am to 4pm for the College of Engineering Graduate Student Orientation. Orientation is mandatory for students and will include important information from the following WSU units: College of Engineering Dean's Office  Career Services International Students and Scholars Office Police Department Departmental break-out sessions in the afternoon Pizza will be served. Don't miss out--Register for Graduate Student Orientation today (deadline is August 22nd)! Admitted Mechanical Engineering students are required to attend a separate, departmental orientation on either Monday, August 22nd or Tuesday, August 23rd to create a Plan of Work. This will take place in the Engineering Auditorium and you will receive an email about it shortly. Contact escope@wayne.edu with questions. Need more information now? View our accepted graduate student webinar or email us. Register for courses now to ensure your seat in class! You are eligible to register upon acceptance into the program. View your department graduate degree guidelines for course selections. If you want to adjust your schedule, you are able to make changes later.
King-Chavez-Parks Distinguished Visiting Professors Forum on Career Development 2016
September 15 2016 at 10:00 AM
Alumni House
The Wayne State University Graduate School invites you to attend a  Forum on Career Development presented by the  2016 King-Chavez-Parks (KCP) Distinguished Visiting Professors. Ethriam Brammer, PhD Eastern Michigan University  Ypsilanti, MI   Kish Golden, PhD Merck & Co. Milton, GA   Crystal Hill-Pryor, PhD US Army Medical Research Fort Detrick, MD     Established by the Michigan Legislature in 1986, the goal of the Martin Luther King, Jr. - César Chávez - Rosa Parks (KCP) Initiative is to increase the number of Michigan's most educationally or economically disadvantaged citizens who have the opportunity to complete college degrees and experience career success as active participants in a knowledge-based global economy. The KCP forum showcases former Wayne State University graduates who were KCP Fellows. The presenters will speak on the challenges and opportunities they experienced during their careers and share their wisdom with current students and faculty about succeeding in graduate school and beyond.     Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Alumni Lounge Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. RSVP by Sept. 1, 2016.   Funding for this program is, in part, provided by the King-Chavez-Parks Initiative.  
DTE Energy Workshop - Behavioral & Situational Interviewing using the STAR METHOD
September 26 2016 at 12:00 PM
College of Engineering
Join DTE Energy for a workshop on Behavioral & Situational Interviewing using the STAR METHOD.
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 am to 4:00 pm. 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., who is the Director of the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research at the University of Minnesote. He is also a PI 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. We cordially invite you to submit an abstract(s). The abstract template can be found here. Please note the abstract categories and self-nomination for data and technology blitz talks.The deadline for abstract submissions is June 30,2016. Please email the abstract in a single PDF file to Dr. Mohammad R.N. Avanaki at mrn.avanaki@wayne.edu. For overall program information 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 College of Pharmacy, and the College of Engineering here at Wayne State University.  
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.  
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