Departments, centers and institutes
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- Centers and institutes
Center for Excellence and Equity in Mathematics (CEEM)
CEEM is a research and educational center that explores ways to make significant improvements in the quality of K-12 and introductory college-level mathematics courses and to use mathematics as a tool to provide students from inner cities and underrepresented minority groups with the educational and lifetime opportunities that all students deserve.
Founded by CEEM, the WSU Math Corps, founded in 1991, is a combined academic and mentoring program for Detroit public school students in grades 6-12. It features a summer camp, year-round Saturday programs, and enrichment courses for elementary school children.
Center for the Study of Citizenship
The Study of Citizenship promotes interdisciplinary research and exchange about citizenship within a global community of scholars, students, political, community and business leaders, and the general public.
The institute supports Chinese language and cultural programs for K-12 schools, the university community, and professional communities in southeastern Michigan and beyond.
Ethnic Layers of Detroit (ELD)
An interdisciplinary urban-focused digital humanities project engaging faculty and student researchers in creating, documenting, and sharing multilayered multimedia narratives of Detroit's ethnic histories.
Foreign Language Technology Center (FLTC)
The FLTC meets the instructional technology needs of full-time and part-time faculty, lecturers and graduate teaching assistants in the program areas of Greek, Latin and classics, romance languages, German and Slavic, Near East and Asian, and English as a second language.
Writing Research and Technology Zone (WRT)
The WRT Zone provides individual tutoring consultations, research assistance from librarians, and technology consultants – all free of charge for graduate and undergraduate students at WSU.