WSU Yamasaki
Education and Scholarship
Lectures, conferences and bibliography

Education and Scholarship

Thanks to City of Detroit, Historic Designation Advisory Board as well as WSU and State of Michigan, State Historic Preservation Office for making this information available.


Yamasaki lecture series: Rip Rapson. “Ralph Rapson, Sixty Years of Modern Design.” APR14 2016 (PDF)

Yamasaki lecture series: Sam Grawe. OCT17 2013 (PDF)

Yamasaki lecture series: Eric Hill. APR20 2012 (PDF)

Yamasaki lecture series: Henry Guthard. MAY25 2011 (PDF)

John Gallagher, October 11, 2011

Yamasaki lecture series: Dale Gyure. NOV12 2010 (PDF)

Inaugural Minoru Yamasaki lecture will highlight legendary history and design of several Wayne State University buildings. NOV1 2010

Dale Gyure’s “Seeking Michigan- Towering Achievements” article

Michigan Modern, a project of the state of Michigan’s State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), documents the state’s rich history of Modern design from 1940 to 1970.

Click here to view the brochure “Detroit Modern: Wayne State University Tour,” which presents an overview of the architects and designs behind the buildings of Wayne State University.