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"Small Talk with Mark S. Lee" broadcast live from Swing for the Students golf outing  
July 31, 2015

"Small Talk with Mark S. Lee" was broadcast live from the historic Detroit Golf Club July 20 for the WSU School of Business' 9th annual Swing for the Students golf outing. Dean Robert Forsythe and Associate Dean Margaret Smoller discussed the importance of the event and programs the...

WSU business school development director named LEAVE A LEGACY co-chair  
July 30, 2015

LEAVE A LEGACY - Southeast Michigan has named Stephen Moore, director of development and major gifts at Wayne State University School of Business, one of three co-chairs for 2015-16. As a co-chair, Moore will oversee a regional public awareness campaign in Southeast Michigan focusing on the need...

Wayne State business school welcomes new member to its Board of Visitors  
July 16, 2015

The Wayne State University School of Business is proud to welcome Frederick A. Hessler to its Board of Visitors (BOV).  Hessler is a retired managing director of Citigroup, where he headed the not-for-profit Health Care Investment Banking Group from 1990 to 2013. Prior to joining Citigroup...

WSU accounting professor published in two top journals  
July 09, 2015

Santanu Mitra, an associate professor of accounting at the Wayne State University School of Business, recently had two papers accepted for publication in top accounting journals. In January, Mitra’s co-authored paper, titled “The Effect of Auditing Standard No. 5 on Audit Report...

Strong month for employment helps keep S.E. Michigan Purchasing Managers Index strong  
July 01, 2015

A robust Employment Index helped keep the Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) relatively unchanged from May to June, decreasing negligibly from 66.4 to 66.1. The PMI’s three-month average stayed strong, improving from 65.7 to 66.3. A PMI value above 50 generally suggests...