Media ReportApril 26, 2006
Wayne State in engineering deal with ChineseGreat Lakes IT Report
A Wayne State University delegation to China that returned last week achieved several goals for the College of Engineering . Among them is an agreement with Tongji University in Shanghai that calls for shared academic and corporate research and enables students from the Chinese university to earn a master’s degree in engineering from WSU. The agreement involves Tongji University ’s School of Economics and Management, its College of Civil Engineering and the Wayne State College of Engineering. The write-up gives additional details. “ Wayne State touts its ties to China ,” writes IT Report Editor Matt Roush. He points out that these include 123 Chinese students who received doctoral degrees from WSU from January 2000 through June 2005.