Wayne State University

Wayne State co-hosts Rust Belt to Artist Belt III...

Washington Examiner (Washington, D.C.), 4/6/11
"Conference to focus on Rust Belt revitalization"
The two-day "Rust Belt to Artist Belt III Conference" opens Wednesday at the College for Creative Studies' A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education. Attendees are expected to include artists, creative business owners, educators and designers. They will look at issues such as community development, entrepreneurialism and land use. The theme is "Cultivating Talent and Innovation to Transform Post Industrial Cities." The conference is hosted by the Detroit Creative Corridor Center in partnership with ArtServe Michigan and Wayne State University's TechTown business incubator.
http://washingtonexaminer.com/entertainment/2011/04/conference-focus-rust-belt-revitalization##ixzz1IjzH2xvq

 

Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/1/11
"Detroit event to look at Rust Belt revitalization"
Several media outlets ran an Associated Press story announcing that the "Rust Belt to Artist Belt III Conference" is scheduled for April 6-7.  Wayne State is among the institutions co-hosting the event at the New Center Area's A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education. Attendees are expected to include artists, creative business owners, educators and designers. They will look at issues such as community development, entrepreneurialism and land use.
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-ap-mi-rustbelt-artists,0,5047670.story
http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20110301/FREE/110309993/detroit-event-to-look-at-rust-belt-revitalization

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