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WSU marketing professor publishes on "sustainable choices" in prestigious retail journal  
May 21, 2015

Andrea Tangari, assistant professor of marketing in the Wayne State University School of Business, has just had her second article accepted by the Journal of Retailing. Tangari's latest article, titled "Now that's a Bright Idea: The Influence of Consumer Elaboration and Distance...

School of Business career office welcomes new director  
May 19, 2015

The Wayne State University School of Business Career Planning and Placement Office (CPP) has announced the hiring of Carlos Pierre as director, effective May 4. Pierre most recently served as director of Career Services and Experiential Learning at Marygrove College. Prior to Marygrove, he...

WSU Alumni Association to host young alumni mixer  
May 14, 2015

It's back for a second year. The Young Alumni Profesionals 1-10 Year Reunion Mixer encourages 2004-2015 Wayne State University graduates to catch up with their former classmates over drinks and bowling. The event provides a space for young professionals to interact with each other and make new...

WSU School of Business recognized as top choice for veterans   
May 13, 2015

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. Besides the many resources available within the business school to all students,...

Area high school students learn what it takes to be a CPA  
May 13, 2015

On April 22, the Michigan Accountancy Foundation and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants hosted the 9th annual High School Leaders Diversity in Accounting Conference in the ballroom of the Wayne State University Student Center Building. At the event, students from...

WSU business school professor named "best reviewer" for top supply chain journal  
May 11, 2015

Tingting Yan, assistant professor of global supply chain management at Wayne State University, was awarded the 2014 Best Reviewer Award from the Journal of Supply Chain Management. Yan will receive her award in August at the Academy of Management’s Professional Development Workshop,...

Congratulations and best wishes to our 2014-15 faculty retirees!  
May 06, 2015

Following long and distinguished academic careers at the Wayne State University School of Business, three faculty members are retiring at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. Over the course of their careers, these dedicated scholars have advanced knowledge in their disciplines while helping to...

Football student athlete receives WSU Athletics School of Business Dean's Award  
May 05, 2015

Each year, the Wayne State University Athletics Department honors students who excel in the classroom as well on the field of play. These outstanding student athletes were honored on April 23 at the 15th annual Athletics Academic Recognition Luncheon. During the luncheon, seven student athletes...

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 inductees to Beta Gamma Sigma  
May 04, 2015

On Friday, April 24, the WSU School of Business inducted the newest members into its chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma. Beta Gamma Sigma is the only scholastic honor society recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the major accrediting body for schools of business...

Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index reaches 66.3 in April  
May 01, 2015

DETROIT— The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) climbed to 66.3 in April, its best showing in the last six months. The three month PMI average also enjoyed a marked increase to 62.3. A PMI value above 50 generally suggests economic growth.   "In April three...