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Past Events


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Dean Hartwell Matches Gifts to the Psychology Clinic
Right now your gift is doubled when you choose to support the Psychology Clinic! Dean Stephanie Hartwell is matching donations dollar for dollar up to $2,000.
$2,000 MATCHED
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$2,000
Make it count for the Speech and Language Clinic!
A small group of individuals has generously donated $2,000 this Giving Day to challenge alumni and friends to make a gift in support of Wayne State's Speech and Language Clinic. When 25 gifts of any size are made to the clinics fund, this donation will be unlocked. “Wayne State's Speech and Language Clinic provides high-quality, low-cost individual and group speech and language therapy to the Detroit community. The clinic serves hundreds of individuals a year both on campus and off. Please join me in making a gift that helps improve the lives of our neighbors and friends in the Detroit community.”
25 / 25 Donors
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Leaderboard
Gifts by school, college and unit
From the Ilitch School to CLAS to the W Food Pantry. Who is leading Giving Day with the most number of gifts?
Rank Department Gifts
1 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 252
2 College of Education 140
3 College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts 137
4 Mike Ilitch School of Business 135
5 School of Medicine 106
6 College of Nursing 105
7 School of Social Work 84
8 College of Engineering 67
9 Law School 62
10 School of Information Sciences 55
11 C.S. Mott Center 54
12 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives 38
13 General Scholarship Fund 35
14 Athletics 32
15 WSU Press 30
16 Alumni Programs 29
17 Irvin D. Reid Honors College 26
18 The W Food Pantry 22
19 Student Emergency Fund 21
20 Computing & Information Technology 19
21 HIGH Program 18
22 University Libraries 17
23 Junior Year in Munich 13
24 WDET 8
25 International Programs 8
26 Institute of Gerontology 5
27 Pharmacy Practice 5
28 Economic Development 5
29 Center for Latino/a & Latin American Studies 5
30 TechTown Detroit 4
31 Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute 4
32 Detroit Radio Information Service 4
33 Freer House 4
34 Occupational Therapy 4
35 Dean's Discretionary Fund 3
36 Mortuary Science 3
37 EACPHS Diversity Scholarship 2
38 Graduate School 2
39 Physical Therapy 2
40 Pharmaceutical Science 2
41 Center for Urban Studies 1
42 Emeritus Academy 1
43 Class Gift 0
44 Eugene Applebaum Pharmacy and Health Sciences 0
45 Office of Campus Sustainability 0
46 Pharmacy Class of 1979 Scholarship 0
47 Clinical Laboratory Science 0
48 Nurse Anesthesia 0
49 Other 0
50 Pathologists' Assistant 0
51 Physician Assistant 0
52 Radiation Therapy Technology 0
53 Radiologic Technology 0
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Leaderboard
Regional Network Challenge
Which regional network can bring in the most donors on Giving Day? Gifts from across the nation (and world!) will be mapped and whichever Regional Network takes the lead will have an additional $500 gift made to the Student Emergency Fund in their honor by the WSU Alumni Association.
Which regional network are you part of?
Rank Answer Donors
1 Chicago 20
2 DC 15
3 LA 13
4 Northern California 12
5 NYC 9
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Event
Inspiring Faculty and Staff Commitments
Your future gift helps Wayne State University create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities. It’s simple and easy to designate a percentage of your retirement assets to Wayne State by adding them as a beneficiary. “WSU contributes 2 to 1 up to 10%... at the end of the day, why can’t you give back 2% or 3% as part of a planned gift?” Consider a planned gift today; visit https://wayne.planningyourlegacy.org/join-our-legacy-society
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Your Gift to the Department of Public Health Goes Further
The chair of the Department of Public Health, Patricia Wren, Ph.D., and Associate Professor Miranda-Hartsuff, Ph.D, are matching donations dollar for dollar up to $2,000. Make your donation now to see your dollar go further to support public health!
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
$3,000
Tuition Relief for Audiology Students Challenge
Jinsheng Zhang, Ph.D., has generously donated $3,000 this Giving Day to challenge alumni and friends to make gifts to support tuition relief for Audiology students. With 25 gifts of any size to the Audiology fund, Dr. Zhang's gift will be unlocked.
25 / 25 Donors
Completed
Leaderboard
Alumni Class Year by Decade
With over 274,000 living alumni, WSU is proud of all alumni. Which decade of Warriors will prove to be the most philanthropic today?
In which decade did you graduate?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 '70s 115
2 '80s 114
3 '90s 107
4 2000s 75
5 2010s 59
6 '60s 47
7 2020s 16
8 '50s 5
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Leaderboard
WSU Employee Donations by Division
Across the university, our employees care about Wayne State's mission, inspiring from within. Which division has the most donors?
What division do you work for?
Rank Answer Donors
1 Liberal Arts & Sciences 64
2 Development & Alumni Affairs 47
3 School of Medicine 23
4 School of Social Work 21
5 Business School 19
6 College of Education 16
7 Computing & Info Technology 14
8 College of Nursing 13
9 Fine & Performing Arts 12
10 Provost & VP Academic Affair 9
11 Student Affairs 9
12 University Libraries 8
13 WSU Press 8
14 Research 6
15 School of Info. Sciences 6
16 Pharmacy & Health Science 6
17 Marketing and Communications 6
18 Athletics 5
19 Law School 4
20 Facilities Plan & Management 3
21 Business Operations 3
22 Honors College 3
23 Human Resources 3
24 VP Economic Development 3
25 Educational Outreach 2
26 College of Engineering 2
27 Internal Audit 2
28 Division of Enrollment Mgmt 2
29 Inst. Res. Assess & Data Res 1
30 WDET 1
31 General Counsel 1
32 Fiscal Operations 1
33 Secretary Board of Governors 1
34 Research Support 1
35 VP Finance & Bus Operations 1
36 President 1
37 Graduate School 1
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2
Match
Dean Hartwell Matches Gifts to the Psychology Clinic
Right now your gift is doubled when you choose to support the Psychology Clinic! Dean Stephanie Hartwell is matching donations dollar for dollar up to $2,000.
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Your Gift to the Department of Public Health Goes Further
The chair of the Department of Public Health, Patricia Wren, Ph.D., and Associate Professor Miranda-Hartsuff, Ph.D, are matching donations dollar for dollar up to $2,000. Make your donation now to see your dollar go further to support public health!
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
$2,000
Make it count for the Speech and Language Clinic!
A small group of individuals has generously donated $2,000 this Giving Day to challenge alumni and friends to make a gift in support of Wayne State's Speech and Language Clinic. When 25 gifts of any size are made to the clinics fund, this donation will be unlocked. “Wayne State's Speech and Language Clinic provides high-quality, low-cost individual and group speech and language therapy to the Detroit community. The clinic serves hundreds of individuals a year both on campus and off. Please join me in making a gift that helps improve the lives of our neighbors and friends in the Detroit community.”
25 / 25 Donors
Completed
$3,000
Tuition Relief for Audiology Students Challenge
Jinsheng Zhang, Ph.D., has generously donated $3,000 this Giving Day to challenge alumni and friends to make gifts to support tuition relief for Audiology students. With 25 gifts of any size to the Audiology fund, Dr. Zhang's gift will be unlocked.
25 / 25 Donors
Completed
Leaderboard
Gifts by school, college and unit
From the Ilitch School to CLAS to the W Food Pantry. Who is leading Giving Day with the most number of gifts?
Rank Department Gifts
1 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 252
2 College of Education 140
3 College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts 137
4 Mike Ilitch School of Business 135
5 School of Medicine 106
6 College of Nursing 105
7 School of Social Work 84
8 College of Engineering 67
9 Law School 62
10 School of Information Sciences 55
11 C.S. Mott Center 54
12 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives 38
13 General Scholarship Fund 35
14 Athletics 32
15 WSU Press 30
16 Alumni Programs 29
17 Irvin D. Reid Honors College 26
18 The W Food Pantry 22
19 Student Emergency Fund 21
20 Computing & Information Technology 19
21 HIGH Program 18
22 University Libraries 17
23 Junior Year in Munich 13
24 WDET 8
25 International Programs 8
26 Institute of Gerontology 5
27 Pharmacy Practice 5
28 Economic Development 5
29 Center for Latino/a & Latin American Studies 5
30 TechTown Detroit 4
31 Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute 4
32 Detroit Radio Information Service 4
33 Freer House 4
34 Occupational Therapy 4
35 Dean's Discretionary Fund 3
36 Mortuary Science 3
37 EACPHS Diversity Scholarship 2
38 Graduate School 2
39 Physical Therapy 2
40 Pharmaceutical Science 2
41 Center for Urban Studies 1
42 Emeritus Academy 1
43 Class Gift 0
44 Eugene Applebaum Pharmacy and Health Sciences 0
45 Office of Campus Sustainability 0
46 Pharmacy Class of 1979 Scholarship 0
47 Clinical Laboratory Science 0
48 Nurse Anesthesia 0
49 Other 0
50 Pathologists' Assistant 0
51 Physician Assistant 0
52 Radiation Therapy Technology 0
53 Radiologic Technology 0
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Leaderboard
Alumni Class Year by Decade
With over 274,000 living alumni, WSU is proud of all alumni. Which decade of Warriors will prove to be the most philanthropic today?
In which decade did you graduate?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 '70s 115
2 '80s 114
3 '90s 107
4 2000s 75
5 2010s 59
6 '60s 47
7 2020s 16
8 '50s 5
Ended
Leaderboard
Regional Network Challenge
Which regional network can bring in the most donors on Giving Day? Gifts from across the nation (and world!) will be mapped and whichever Regional Network takes the lead will have an additional $500 gift made to the Student Emergency Fund in their honor by the WSU Alumni Association.
Which regional network are you part of?
Rank Answer Donors
1 Chicago 20
2 DC 15
3 LA 13
4 Northern California 12
5 NYC 9
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Leaderboard
WSU Employee Donations by Division
Across the university, our employees care about Wayne State's mission, inspiring from within. Which division has the most donors?
What division do you work for?
Rank Answer Donors
1 Liberal Arts & Sciences 64
2 Development & Alumni Affairs 47
3 School of Medicine 23
4 School of Social Work 21
5 Business School 19
6 College of Education 16
7 Computing & Info Technology 14
8 College of Nursing 13
9 Fine & Performing Arts 12
10 Provost & VP Academic Affair 9
11 Student Affairs 9
12 University Libraries 8
13 WSU Press 8
14 Research 6
15 School of Info. Sciences 6
16 Pharmacy & Health Science 6
17 Marketing and Communications 6
18 Athletics 5
19 Law School 4
20 Facilities Plan & Management 3
21 Business Operations 3
22 Honors College 3
23 Human Resources 3
24 VP Economic Development 3
25 Educational Outreach 2
26 College of Engineering 2
27 Internal Audit 2
28 Division of Enrollment Mgmt 2
29 Inst. Res. Assess & Data Res 1
30 WDET 1
31 General Counsel 1
32 Fiscal Operations 1
33 Secretary Board of Governors 1
34 Research Support 1
35 VP Finance & Bus Operations 1
36 President 1
37 Graduate School 1
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Event
Inspiring Faculty and Staff Commitments
Your future gift helps Wayne State University create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities. It’s simple and easy to designate a percentage of your retirement assets to Wayne State by adding them as a beneficiary. “WSU contributes 2 to 1 up to 10%... at the end of the day, why can’t you give back 2% or 3% as part of a planned gift?” Consider a planned gift today; visit https://wayne.planningyourlegacy.org/join-our-legacy-society
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