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  • WSU School of Business recognized as top choice for veterans

    According to Military Times’ "2015 Best for Vets: Business Schools" rankings, the Wayne State University School of Business is among the top 75 business schools in the nation for veterans.

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  • Back to School Bash sponsored by Carhartt

    Join us on Thursday, September 3 at 3:00 p.m. in the Prentis Fishbowl.

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  • Gifts from Ford Fund and Lear help establish student finance lab

    Thanks to generous contributions from the Ford Motor Company Fund and Lear Corporation, the Wayne State University School of Business is proud to announce the establishment of a new student finance lab.

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Events

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School of Business Undergraduate Advising at Oakland Center
September 2 2015 at 1:00 PM
Oakland Center - Educational Outreach
The School of Business advises Undergraduate current and prospective students the Wednesday of each week at the Oakland Educational Center located in Farmingting Hills at the OCC Campus. Advisors can assist with all types of areas including, but not limited to, those listed below: Admission Policies & Procedures Discuss admission procedures for undergraduate programs Process Plan of Work for admitted undergraduate students Meet with current students throughout their academic career Meet with prospective students to  analyze and explain transfer credit Advising in the School of Business Advise undergraduate prospective and current students interested in majoring or minoring in the School of Business Explain and interpret School of Business and University policies and procedures Assist students with the Student Academic Progress appeal process through financial aid Registration Assist in processing registration requests Handle School of Business hold release Process override requests  Call 313-577-4510 for an appointment!
WSU Business School "Back to School Bash" - sponsored by Carhartt
September 3 2015 at 3:00 PM
Prentis Building
Whether you are a returning student or brand new to campus, we want to see you on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 for a Back to School Bash! The fun starts at 3 p.m. in the Prentis Building Fishbowl and includes the following: Free hot dogs, chips and beverages Free WSU-Carhartt t-shirts for Business School students Games, music and more Meet the Business School Dean and other leaders from across campus Learn about opportunities to get involved on campus right away While t-shirts are reserved for business students, this event is free and open to all WSU students. This event is hosted by Dean Bob Forsythe and the School of Business leadership team with generous support from Carhartt. If your School of Business student organization would like to volunteer at the event or if you have any questions, please contact conor.flynn@wayne.edu or 313-577-8524.
Where Can My PhD Take Me? BEST Program Orientation
September 15 2015 at 4:00 PM
Medicine, School of
WSU Graduate Students and Postdocs interested in discovering where their PhD can take them should attend to learn about the BEST program. A part of the Institute of Gerontology's Research Colloquium and Professional Development Sessions. Various speakers from the graduate school at the university will discuss the 2015 BEST Program Orientation.   WSU's BEST program helps doctoral students from all departments explore career opportunities beyond traditional academia, such as private sector jobs that require doctoral-level research skills, and research-oriented jobs in state and federal government.  Joining BEST is voluntary but could be highly beneficial to a graduate student career.  This introductory seminar will help you decide whether the program is right for you.  Read about the BEST grant in "Transforming Training to Reflect the Workforce." We will introduce the Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training [BEST] program, designed to assist students in exploring career opportunities outside of traditional academic domains. Details will be provided about BEST’s slate of activities for fall 2015 and spring 2016. Participants in the 2015 summer Phase III field experience programs will be on hand to answer questions.  PHASE 1 Dates and Modules - All located in Margherio Hall from 4-6 pm September 21, 2015 - Teaching Module September 22, 2015 - Communication Module September 23, 2015 - Law Module September 24, 2015 - Business Module September 25, 2015 - Government Module To attend the BEST orientation or any of the Phase 1 modules, please register at WayneGradCareers. If you have any questions contact BEST@wayne.edu.
Supply Chain Career Event
September 16 2015 at 5:00 PM
Student Center
Wayne State University supply chain majors are invited to come network with each other and prospective employers. Learn more about internships and careers in the exciting anf growing field of supply chain management. Bring copies of your resume to pass out. Attire for this event is business casual.
School of Business Undergraduate Advising at Macomb
September 17 2015 at 1:00 PM
Macomb Education Center - Educational Outreach
The School of Business advises Undergraduate current and prospective students the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Macomb Education Center located in Clinton Township on MCC Campus. Advisors can assist with all types of areas including, but not limited to, those listed below: Admission Policies & Procedures Discuss admission procedures for undergraduate programs Process Plan of Work for admitted undergraduate students Meet with current students throughout their academic career Meet with prospective students to  analyze and explain transfer credit Advising in the School of Business Advise undergraduate prospective and current students interested in majoring or minoring in the School of Business Explain and interpret School of Business and University policies and procedures Assist students with the Student Academic Progress appeal process through financial aid Registration Assist in processing registration requests Handle School of Business hold release Process override requests  Call 313-577-4510 for an appointment!
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