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Friday 12/02/2016
Founder and conductor of Fort Street Chorale retires
Posted: December 02, 2016

Edward Kingins, the founder and conductor of the Fort Street Chorale, will retire after 38 years. The Dec. 3 performance will be his last leading the Chorale.

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Thursday 12/01/2016
WSU Press celebrates 75th anniversary
Updated: December 05, 2016 - 12:57 pm

The Press will host its annual Noel Night used book sale again on Dec. 3.

 

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Monday 11/28/2016
Bonstelle Theatre to present ‘A Christmas Carol’
Posted: November 28, 2016

The classic Christmas tale returns to the Bonstelle from Dec. 2 to 18.

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LA-based musician Londun releases new songs
Posted: November 28, 2016

The solo project is the latest musical venture for Viv Peyrat, formerly of Viv and the Revival. 

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Sunday 11/27/2016
WSU student releases new album
Updated: November 27, 2016 - 9:30 pm

Alex Way, WSU’s last talent show winner, released her first EP titled “Phases” this month.

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Tuesday 11/22/2016
44th annual Noel Night returns to midtown
Updated: December 04, 2016 - 1:27 pm

New venues, partners and over 200 performances are scheduled for the event on Dec. 3. Check out this years updates and Culture Center-wide 70 free location admissions. 

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Monday 11/21/2016
"Light as a Feather" falls from McGregor Memorial's ceiling
Posted: November 21, 2016

Thousands of tar dipped white feathers exhibit traumatic experiences of the massive, growing numbers of displaced populations; their losses and sufferings in the eyes of artist Beili Liu.

 

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Music Hall to host WSU annual December dance concert
Posted: November 21, 2016

The students of the Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance will showcase all that they have learned in the annual winter dance showcase on Dec. 9 and 10 at the Music Hall Center.

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Friday 11/18/2016
Wayne State art therapy program sets students up for success
Posted: November 18, 2016

The program was ranked #28 in the country by Best Counseling Degree's site. 

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Thursday 11/17/2016
A conversation with Prince’s hand-picked collaborator
Posted: November 17, 2016

Detroit’s Soul Songstress, Eryn Allen Kane, talks about her artistry, collaboration and message of empowerment.

 

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Tuesday 11/15/2016
Detroit’s Jessica Hernandez & Deltas hit El Club
Updated: November 15, 2016 - 1:08 pm

The band will play back-to-back shows on Nov. 17 and 18 in Mexicantown.

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Rising Latino star to perform at DIA
Posted: November 15, 2016

Migguel Anggelo, a Venezuela native, will perform “Another Son of Venezuela” on Nov. 18.

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‘The Take’ misses the action-thriller mark
Posted: November 15, 2016

The film stars Idris Elba as a rogue CIA agent trying to prevent a bank robbery. "The Take" releases in theaters on Nov. 18. 

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Monday 11/14/2016
“Moana” animator creates empowering Disney princess
Posted: November 14, 2016

Moana, the main character, is the first Disney princess to not have a love interest. Amy Smeed, a Royal Oak native, is the co-head of animation. 

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Friday 11/11/2016
Black comics convention comes to WSU
Updated: November 14, 2016 - 11:58 am

The annual convention returns for its eighth year celebrating African American artists, writers, publishers and animators.

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Monday 11/07/2016
It's time for a karaoke night
Posted: November 07, 2016

Looking for a place to sing shamelessly in front of a group of strangers? No worries, Detroit’s got you covered.

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Friday 11/04/2016
All Things Detroit comes to Eastern Market
Updated: November 10, 2016 - 11:50 pm

The event is expected to draw a crowd of 10,000 on Nov. 6. 

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TEDxWayneStateU returns for second annual conference
Updated: November 10, 2016 - 11:50 pm

Eight members of the WSU community were featured in the event.

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Tuesday 11/01/2016
Review: Lady Gaga drops new album 'Joanne'
Updated: November 07, 2016 - 11:17 am

Lady Gaga's fifth studio album "Joanne," released on Oct. 21, has a significantly different sound than her previous albums. 

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Monday 10/31/2016
Firehouse Subs opens in midtown
Updated: November 01, 2016 - 12:25 am

The new sub shop offers a 10 percent discount to students, veterans and emergency personnel. 

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Friday 10/28/2016
TedxWayneStateU spreads ‘ideas worth sharing’
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:09 pm

The second annual conference will feature 11 speakers with a general theme of "metamorphosis" on Nov. 2.

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Thursday 10/27/2016
The Bad Suns come to Detroit
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:11 pm

The Los Angeles-based pop quartet comes to The Shelter on Oct. 29.

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Thursday 10/20/2016
Scarab Club hosts annual photography exhibit
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:12 pm

Nearly 40 photographers will be featured in the annual event.

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Hilberry Theatre to present 'Dracula'
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:12 pm

The production will tell the story of a group of friends working together to destroy the famed vampire.

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Detroit Fall Beer Festival comes to Eastern Market
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:12 pm

More than 700 craft beers will be featured at the two-day event.

 

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Five end of October concerts near campus
Updated: October 29, 2016 - 8:12 pm

Take a break from midterms to close out October with a concert near campus.  

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Tuesday 10/18/2016
DIA celebrates Day of the Dead
Updated: October 21, 2016 - 8:48 am

The museum will host an exhibition of ‘ofrendas’ in celebration of Día de los Muertos.

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Monday 10/17/2016
MOCAD hosts SFIS comic swap
Updated: October 21, 2016 - 8:48 am

MOCAD will host The Society for Illustrated Stories' comic swap complete with character-themed cocktails and do-it-yourself graphic buttons. 

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SOS to screen ‘The White Helmets’
Updated: October 21, 2016 - 8:48 am

Students Organize for Syria will screen the film in order to spark a conversation on the Syrian conflict

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Friday 10/14/2016
UFO Factory presents scary art show
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:57 am

Celebrate Halloween early with a monster-themed art show and concert

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Tuesday 10/11/2016
LSA to host event with Lebanese American comedian
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:58 am

WSU’s Lebanese Student Association presents Nemr Abou Nassar, whose comedy is central to both American and Lebanese cultures.

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‘The Diary of a Teenage Girl’ author attends WSU film club event
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:58 am

In an event hosted by Kino Club, Wayne State’s film club, Phoebe Gloeckner performed a live reading of her graphic novel "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" and participated in a Q&A session following a screening of the film adaptation at Purdy-Kresge Library on Oct. 10.

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Macro Micro Art Biome show opens in Detroit
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:58 am

The exhibition will take place in a repurposed bank and will feature film, dance, art and poetry.

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Friday 10/07/2016
AAUW: Warrior Women Coalition to hold second annual benefit concert
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:58 am

In their second year, the AAUW: Warrior Women Coalition sets to hold their second annual benefit fall concert on Oct. 7 on campus at St. Andrew’s Hall. 

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Former WSU law student makes a statement at Murals in the Market
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:58 am

Former WSU law student, Dessi Terzieva is now an international artist weaving her mark on Winder Street.

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Thursday 10/06/2016
'Alice in Wonderland' falls into Bonstelle
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:59 am

The Bonstelle Theatre will be presenting “Alice in Wonderland,” co-directed by Lavinia Hart and Jill Dion, from Oct. 7 through Oct. 16.

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OMSE to screen film for Coming Out Week
Updated: October 17, 2016 - 10:59 am

The Office of Multicultural Student Engagement will screen the film "Pariah" as a part of Coming Out Week. 

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Monday 10/03/2016
DIA hosts lecture by New York street artist
Updated: October 09, 2016 - 10:21 pm

Callie Curry, whose paper sculpture "Thalassa" is currently viewing at the Detroit Institute of Arts, gave a lecture about her art and the influence of Detroit on Oct. 1. 

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Sit down with new residents of Red Bull House of Art
Updated: October 09, 2016 - 10:21 pm

The Red Bull House of Art will open its doors on October 22 for a conversation with the three artists in residence.

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Friday 09/30/2016
TEDx Detroit gears up for its eighth annual conference
Updated: October 06, 2016 - 1:08 pm

Tedx Detroit will return to the Fox Theatre for its eighth year of celebrating Detroit’s business and innovation on Thursday, Oct. 6.

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Printmaking takes hold in Detroit
Updated: October 06, 2016 - 1:08 pm

Adjunct WSU and CCS professor Stephen Schudlich curated a printmaking exhibition called the Printer's Devil, which featured Detroit printmakers, WSU faculty and alumni. 

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Thursday 09/22/2016
Open Streets Detroit to open roadways for foot and bike traffic
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 12:36 pm

Open Streets Detroit, an event held on Sept. 25 and Oct. 2, will turn nearly four miles of roadway in Detroit into car-free zones.

 

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Wednesday 09/21/2016
Eastern Market After Dark celebrates Detroit's creativity
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 12:36 pm

Eastern Market After Dark will feature 23 vendors, local artists and designers to promote their businesses, work and crafts. 

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DIA Documenting Detroit event to showcase local photographers
Updated: September 25, 2016 - 9:15 pm

The DIA's "Facing Change: Documenting Detroit" is a photography exhibit that chronicles daily life, social issues, triumphs and cultural treasures in the Motor City to raise public awareness and promote positive debate.

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Thursday 09/15/2016
'You Can’t Take It With You' comes to the Hilberry Theatre
Updated: September 15, 2016 - 11:48 am

'You Can’t Take it With You' to play at the Hilberry Theatre from Sept. 16 to Oct. 2. 

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Saturday 09/10/2016
Planet Ant fundraises for new building
Updated: September 16, 2016 - 3:31 pm

Planet Ant Theatre, the nonprofit theater operating out of Hamtramck, is nearing the end of an Indiegogo fundraising campaign to aid in the reconstruction of a recently purchased additional venue space.

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Friday 09/09/2016
WSU alumnus directs 'Really Really' at Planet Ant
Updated: September 16, 2016 - 3:31 pm

Brandy Joe Plambeck directs Planet Ant’s production of “Really Really” to showcase through Oct. 1

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Wednesday 09/07/2016
New faculty added to WSU’s music technology program
Updated: September 16, 2016 - 3:32 pm

This fall term, Wayne State’s Department of Music will welcome two new faculty members, assistant professor Joo Won Park and lecturer Michael Shellabarger, to the music technology program.

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Saturday 09/03/2016
Calling WSU students to congregate at Cass Corridor's 39th Dally in the Alley
Updated: September 16, 2016 - 3:33 pm

Dally to return with 34 acts. Electronic stage replaced with ambient corner.

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Online poll

Are you offended by the name of "Mad Anthony's General Store?"

Students have expressed discontent with the name of the Student Center convenience store since General Anthony Wayne allegedly owned slaves.

Total Votes: 232

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