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Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity gets new life at WSU  
April 29, 2016

The Beta Omicron chapter of the professional business fraternity Alpha Kappa Psi has been reactivated at Wayne State University. The fraternity is the oldest and largest professional business fraternity in the world. With nearly 240,000 initiated members and more than 200 chapters, it is among the...

Ilitch School student wins top award for leadership and service  
April 29, 2016

Westin Pulizzi has been selected as a recipient of Wayne State University’s Howard A. Donnelly Award. The award is given each spring to one male and one female student who have made the most outstanding contributions to the university in the areas of student activities, leadership and...

Register now for 10th annual Swing for the Students  
April 28, 2016

Registration is now open for the Mike Ilitch School of Business 10th annual Swing for the Students golf outing. The event takes place Monday, July 18, 2016, and includes golf and dinner at the historic Detroit Golf Club. There will also be networking opportunities and...

Longtime WSU business professor Bob Bushnell dies at 81  
April 26, 2016

Editor's note: This obituary was originally published in the Detroit Free Press, The Detroit News and other local publications on Apr. 24, 2016. Robert Cook Bushnell, 81, retired professor at Wayne State University School of Business, passed away peacefully on April 10 in Venice,...

Warriors Business Community concludes successful inaugural school year  
April 22, 2016

The Warriors Business Community, the one-of-a-kind living learning community developed exclusively for students in Wayne State’s Mike Ilitch School of Business, is wrapping up its first year.  Located on the fourth floor of Ghafari Hall, the WBC is designed to help business students start...

Egyptian scholarship student chooses Ilitch School of Business for MBA  
April 18, 2016

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally appeared on the WSU Office of International Programs website. Drawn by the strength of the university’s business program and its role in Detroit’s industrial history, Nada Khodir is earning her master’s in business administration as a scholarship...

Congratulations to WSU's latest Beta Gamma Sigma inductees  
April 15, 2016

On Thursday, April 14, the Mike Ilitch 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...

WSU Mike Ilitch School of Business to host research workshop for vehicle supply chain practitioners  
April 11, 2016

The Mike Ilitch School of Business will host a daylong research workshop on vehicle industry supply chain management on Monday, May 2, 2016. The workshop focuses on critical issues the vehicle industry will face over the next 5 to 10 years. “The goal of this workshop is to bridge the...

Students from Detroit's Business School spend some quality time in Brazil  
April 04, 2016

Students in the Mike Ilitch School of Business recently traveled to Brazil for international insight into sustainable supply chain management. The 12-day study abroad trip, led by Assistant Professor Hugo DeCampos over Wayne State’s spring break, was designed to help students further their...

Ilitch School Corporate Mentor Program wraps up successful first year  
April 01, 2016

The Mike Ilitch School of Business Corporate Mentor Program is celebrating considerable success as it reaches its first anniversary. The program supports professional development for first-generation, upper-division students at the Ilitch School, as well as establishes a vital link between...