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Fox 2's Roop Raj to emcee Ilitch School awards program  
July 28, 2016

Fox 2 Detroit anchor and reporter Roop Raj will emcee the Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business Annual Recognition and Awards Program Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center.  Raj's television career began at age 14 in his hometown of Troy,...

Ayse Karaca successfully defends dissertation  
July 26, 2016

On Monday, July 25, Mike Ilitch School of Business doctoral student Ayse Karaca successfully defended her dissertation, “Conflict About Conflict:  Antecedents, Consequences, and Moderators of Conflict Asymmetry in Teams.”  Karaca's dissertation committee included Ilitch School...

Groundbreaking puts Mike Ilitch School of Business in the media spotlight  
July 21, 2016

Roughly 600 people came out to the corner of Woodward Avenue and Temple Street in the District Detroit yesterday to cheer on the Mike Ilitch School of Business, as campus and city leaders broke ground on its forthcoming building. Media coverage of yesterday’s event includes: Detroit...

Groundbreaking ceremony for Wayne State University's Mike Ilitch School of Business launches new era of business education in Detroit  
July 20, 2016

Updated rendering shows smart, open design to inspire learning and collaboration in prime location on Woodward Avenue in The District Detroit Selection of Detroit-based Christman-Brinker as Construction Manager extends Michigan Made, Detroit Built successes across The District...

Community invited to July 20 groundbreaking ceremony for new Ilitch School building  
July 15, 2016

Wayne State University will host a groundbreaking ceremony on the future site of the Mike Ilitch School of Business — a project made possible by a $40 million gift from Mike and Marian Ilitch, the largest donation in the university’s history. The event takes place Wednesday, July 20, on the...

Mike Ilitch School of Business launches Institute for Leadership and Diversity  
July 14, 2016

The Mike Ilitch School of Business at Wayne State University announced the launch of the Institute for Leadership and Diversity (ILEAD) to integrate the school’s accelerating focus on organizational diversity and inclusive leadership. In addition to providing innovative student, community and...

Accounting professor's article to be published in Journal of Empirical Finance  
July 14, 2016

Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business accounting professor Sung Gon Chung has had an article accepted for publication by the Journal of Empirical Finance, an A-ranked journal on the Ilitch Schools publications list. The article, co-authored with Henock Louis of Penn State...

Atanasovski, Alazmeh, Tao earn top Ilitch School student awards  
July 13, 2016

The Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business has announced the 2016 recipients of its top student awards. Alex Atanasovski and Salma Alazmeh will take home Outstanding Student Awards, and Tao Tao has earned the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key Award. The trio — along with winners...

Mike Ilitch School of Business dean joins TechTown board  
July 12, 2016

Robert Forsythe, dean of Wayne State University’s Mike Ilitch School of Business, has been named to the board of directors at TechTown, a Detroit-based nonprofit organization founded in partnership with Wayne State University, Henry Ford Health System and General Motors Corporation. It offers...

Mike Ilitch School of Business welcomes two new academic advisors  
July 08, 2016

Christie Pagel and Patricia Michno are the newest advisors in the Mike Ilitch School of Business’ Undergraduate Student Services Office. Meet Christie Pagel Pagel will primarily be advising in the area of finance and will also be assisting accounting majors. She has a bachelor’s degree in...

First project broadens Fulbright Specialist Tim Butler's business insights  
July 01, 2016

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was first published on the Wayne State University Office of International Programs website. In an increasingly global business world, Timothy Butler, associate professor in the Mike Ilitch School of Business, believes study abroad is a vital part of the college...