Tag Archives: Wayne State University College of Engineering

Roundup: Code Jam Detroit, League of Legends, Genomenon, MTRAC, More

As summer tries to make itself known between long bouts of rain, Michigan’s entrepreneurs have been busy dreaming up new products, launching programs, adding new personnel, and more. Read on for details. —Tune into a live webinar at 1 p.m. ET today from Meeting of the Minds called “When Machines Do Everything in Smart Cities: […]

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Wayne State Is MI Mobility Institute’s First Educational Partner

The Michigan Mobility Institute, an organization working to create a new crop of mobility professionals with skills in artificial intelligence, robotics, cybersecurity, and other related fields, has chosen its inaugural educational partner. Jessica Robinson, the institute’s executive director, says Wayne State University’s College of Engineering will lead development of a graduate-level advanced mobility education curriculum. […]

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$25M Gift from Urban Science Founder to Spur Entrepreneurship at WSU

Earlier this month, Wayne State University’s College of Engineering announced a $25 million gift to boost the entrepreneurial efforts of faculty and students in order to help drive Detroit’s revitalization. The gift to the university was made by alum Jim Anderson, founder of Urban Science, and his wife, Patricia. The investment will create the James […]

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Roundup: Aastrom, Gale, STEM summer camps, Beringea, HelloWorld

Here’s a look at news you may have missed from around Southeast Michigan’s innovation community: —Aastrom Biosciences (NASDAQ:ASTM) has appointed Ross Tubo as chief scientific officer and David Recker as chief medical officer. Tubo was formerly vice president of stem cell research and chemokine biology at Genzyme, where he oversaw R&D for two of the first […]

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