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  • 'Hardcore Pawn': Detroit fact or fiction?

    'Hardcore Pawn': Detroit fact or fiction?

    Is there ever such a thing as bad publicity? That old adage would have you believe the answer is no, and typically, I would agree — except, that is, in the case of a certain highly rated reality TV program by the name of “Hardcore Pawn.”

  • WSU falls victim to Viagra ad scam

    WSU falls victim to Viagra ad scam

    Editor's note: this story will be updated regularly as the university releases more information on the topic. 

  • WSU opens Detroit's first mineral museum

    WSU opens Detroit's first mineral museum

    Wayne State’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences opens Detroit’s first official Museum of Geology and Minerals to students of all majors and interests.

  • Freedom of speech should never be limited

    Freedom of speech is one of the principles the United States of America was built upon. It is a right that everyone who is born here or steps foot on this land is given. However, many argue that freedom of speech can go too far. My only question: How far is too far?

  • Student Senate welcomes new executive board members

    Student Senate welcomes new executive board members

    Nourhan Hamadi will serve as president and Dalia Ibrahim will serve as vice president of Student Senate for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Athletes speak on effects of having sex before competition

    Athletes speak on effects of having sex before competition

    Stereotypically, most college athletes are no strangers to sex, as being the most popular people on campus does have its perks. Coaches both on a collegiate and professional level stress to players that sex before competition, however, isn’t wise. Some believe that it drains energy and testosterone, not allowing the athlete to perform at the highest possible ability.

  • WSU breaks ground on Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments

    WSU breaks ground on Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments

    Wayne State and Corvias begin a 40-year partnership with the groundbreaking of Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments on April 21.

  • 'A Doll's House' explores gender roles of the 19th century

    It’s just before Christmas, and housewife Nora Helmer (played by Ashley Shamoon) spends her time making unnecessary purchases using the money her husband Torvald has yet to earn. Torvald (played by Robbie Dwight) has just gotten a job as a bank manager, and Nora thinks that all the troubles are finally behind them. She happily twirls around the room in their apartment to the music, while hanging holiday decorations on the Christmas tree – a female mannequin in a Santa hat.

  • Top ten singles of summer 2017

    Top ten singles of summer 2017

    As the weather heats up, so does the music. Check out the top ten singles of summer so far. 

  • Students balance life as parents

    Students balance life as parents

    Full-time students balance responsibilities in college, especially those who are also full-time parents.

Comedian Chris Gethard to tape podcast in Ferndale

Comedian Chris Gethard to tape podcast in Ferndale

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Comedian Chris Gethard shares his inspiration before upcoming show in Ferndale on June 7.

THE SHOP @ TechTown provides retail space near campus

THE SHOP @ TechTown provides retail space near campus

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TechTown, the innovation hub located just north of campus, is providing a monthly pop up shop for local businesses to get their feet wet.

WSU senior graphics show ‘You Are Here’ opens

WSU senior graphics show ‘You Are Here’ opens

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Senior graphic design students revealed their projects centered on the theme of journey, place and self-exploration. The show runs May 6-7 at …

DeMarco’s ‘This Old Dog’ is signature, introspective listening

DeMarco’s ‘This Old Dog’ is signature, introspective listening

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Mac DeMarco tackles the essentials like regret, love and daddy issues with surprisingly grown-up candor on his latest album “This Old Dog.”

A conversation with punk sisters Skating Polly

A conversation with punk sisters Skating Polly

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Skating Polly is coming to the Magic Stick on May 14, so learn why they make music and why they’re excited to visit Detroit.

WSU professor creates book on Detroit music

WSU professor creates book on Detroit music

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“Heaven Was Detroit,” published by the Wayne State University Press, features essays from different writers about their experiences with Detro…

‘Narcos’ creator speaks at MOCAD

‘Narcos’ creator speaks at MOCAD

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Creator of the Netflix original series “Narcos” spoke to the museum crowd about the creative process of television.

Light Box event features Detroit artists

Light Box event features Detroit artists

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Visual and performance art venue Light Box presents an evening of local and foreign artists. 

Detroit shops celebrate Record Store Day

Detroit shops celebrate Record Store Day

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Grab some fresh vinyl in celebration of Record Store Day on April 22 – and maybe see a famous face or two.

Road to Mo Pop kicks off

Road to Mo Pop kicks off

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Get ready for Mo Pop, one of Detroit’s biggest festivals, with a series of concerts leading up to the big weekend.

Italian Film Festival USA coming to Wayne State

Italian Film Festival USA coming to Wayne State

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The festival will feature comedies, dramas, experimental cinema and more at different locations around metro Detroit.

Protest songs fueling movements then and now

Protest songs fueling movements then and now

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Musical historian at Wayne State and Detroit artist talk protest songs from Detroit to Washington D.C. 

FDMO spring fashion show returns for 15th year

FDMO spring fashion show returns for 15th year

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Experience the changing fashion world through the designs of 10 local designers on April 29. 

GQWSU to host inclusive music showcase on campus

GQWSU to host inclusive music showcase on campus

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Local LGBT musicians will be giving a free performance at St. Andrew’s Hall on April 13.

Wayne State chamber music course to hold recital

Wayne State chamber music course to hold recital

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Students in the chamber music class will perform an end of semester concert on April 24.

Detroit Free Press reporter uncovers Detroit bankruptcy

Detroit Free Press reporter uncovers Detroit bankruptcy

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Nathan Bomey talks about his book Detroit Resurrected: To Bankruptcy and Back and sheds a new light on the ins-and-outs of the Detroit bankruptcy

Student trio attracts attention at MHRFC

Student trio attracts attention at MHRFC

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String Avenue, a musical trio from Wayne State, earns campus-wide recognition for their weekly performances for the patrons of the campus fitn…

New York Times film critic to give lecture at DFT

New York Times film critic to give lecture at DFT

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Film critic A.O. Scott will hold the talk “Better Living Through Criticism” on March 24 on the purpose and value of criticism.

Marche du Nain Rouge moves beyond the corridor

Marche du Nain Rouge moves beyond the corridor

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Annual festival will again celebrate the defeat of the Nain Rouge along the Cass Corridor and beyond on March 26.