Wayne State University

Aim Higher

Established in 2007, The Forum on Contemporary Issues in Society (FOCIS) is a special initiative designed to focus the university’s problem-solving resources on an eclectic range of topics important to the campus community and beyond. FOCIS lectures and related events bring together the institution’s teaching, research and service missions to advance the frontiers of knowledge, promote informed debate and encourage responsible citizenship in an increasingly fast-paced, interconnected and complex world.


Calendar of Events

Full List
CitizenDetroit Dinner & Dialogue
November 6 2014 at 5:30 PM
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
Come join Dr. Irvin D. Reid and Sheila Cockrel for dinner and dialogue on the Plan of Adjustment on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.  The event will take place at the International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit located at 111 E. Kirby, Detroit, MI 48202 (corner of Kirby and John R).  Limited free parking is available.  Admission is free.  Seating is limited and reservations are required.  RSVP by Oct. 30.  
More Events