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SBA hosts first-ever Biz Olympics  
April 16, 2014

The Prentis Fishbowl was the place to be on Saturday, April 12. The first annual “Biz Olympics” had seven five-person teams of business students, faculty and alumni competing for bragging rights … and some pretty nice prizes. "The first annual Biz Olympics was a...

WSU accounting majors share their stories with local high school students  
April 14, 2014

On April 9, the Michigan Accountancy Foundation and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) presented the 8th annual High School Leaders Diversity in Accounting Conference at Wayne State University. Students from Cass Technical, Fordson, King, Belleville, Renaissance and...

CARMA to bring its summer short courses to Wayne State   
April 08, 2014

Join Larry Williams, director of Wayne State University’s Center for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis (CARMA) and professor of management, for a week of analysis. CARMA is hosting their annual set of "Short Courses" this summer from June 2-7 right here at Wayne State...

Hey, Wayne State! Got an app for that?  
April 04, 2014

WSU’s Office of Economic Development and Blackstone LaunchPad are giving away $5,000 in cash prizes in the first ever, campus-wide Mobile App Competition. Open to Wayne State faculty, staff, alumni and students, the competition challenges budding programmers and...

Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index reports its strongest numbers in three months indicating an expanding economy  
April 01, 2014

DETROIT— The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) for March rebounded to 55, up from 47.3 in February.  Though difficult to predict if it will be a sustained increase, early indications suggest the economy is simply emerging from the effects of a particularly harsh winter...