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Students balance life as parents

Students balance life as parents

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

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Wayne State students share thoughts on voting

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In lieu of the 2016 presidential election, Jared Hoehing reached out to students of campus to get their thoughts on voting.

Bamboo Detroit is helping creatives grow

Bamboo Detroit is helping creatives grow

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Co-founder of Bamboo Detroit, Amanda Lewan, was just named one of Crain's Detroit business's 20 under 20.

Wayne State students and alumni explore nonprofit sector

Wayne State students and alumni explore nonprofit sector

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Current and former Warriors speak about the benefits and rewards of being involved with nonprofit organizations.

Wayne State encourages going green in residential areas

Wayne State encourages going green in residential areas

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WSU’s student involvement has prompted a new look at the university’s recycling process.

Warriors race to the finish line

Warriors race to the finish line

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Wayne State’s student Formula One team throws the group into gear for the biennial race.

Student military veterans find support at OMVAE

Student military veterans find support at OMVAE

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WSU has invested in veteran’s affairs to create a wholesome and welcoming campus to those who have served.

Enrollment decline limiting language programs’ impact

Enrollment decline limiting language programs’ impact

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Combining language degrees with other fields of study are widely supported in many industries, yet WSU has seen a stark decrease in enrollment.

Little libraries popping up in midtown increase donation and literacy

Little libraries popping up in midtown increase donation and literacy

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Local nonprofits like Little Free Libraries have been working to increase literacy and promote a positive image in Detroit, especially midtown.

Warriors travel to March for Science in Washington

Warriors travel to March for Science in Washington

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Wayne State engineering students and professors are planning to make their mark in Washington D.C. to preach science, not silence. 

SDS talks accessibility on campus

SDS talks accessibility on campus

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Wayne State promotes an accommodating campus for students with disabilities.

Medical organizations to host annual 'DEW What You SAY 5k'

Medical organizations to host annual 'DEW What You SAY 5k'

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Medical students are hosting their annual 5k to raise funds for patients struggling with certain diseases.

Playground Detroit to launch artist space in Eastern Market

Playground Detroit to launch artist space in Eastern Market

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Paulina Petkoski and Samantha Schefman used Kickstarter and the Motor City Match program to start a hybrid gallery, event and consulting space…

The W food pantry cans college hunger

The W food pantry cans college hunger

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WSU is promoting academic success and college enjoyment by opening a food pantry for its students this spring.

Students for Orphan Relief assist Detroit’s kids

Students for Orphan Relief assist Detroit’s kids

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Once SOR accomplished their goal of funding a water well in Africa, they decided to center their focus on Detroit.

Detroit Biodiversity Network, SEED Wayne collaborate on greenhouses

Detroit Biodiversity Network, SEED Wayne collaborate on greenhouses

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A new student organization, Detroit Biodiversity Network, hopes to put the science hall’s greenhouses to good use.

6 events for Day Without Women and International Women's Day

6 events for Day Without Women and International Women's Day

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Strike or sip tea, attend a lunch or check out art. Whatever you do, just wear red to show solidarity. 

Cricket club crowdfunder reaches $1,000 for national competitions

Cricket club crowdfunder reaches $1,000 for national competitions

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Wayne State's cricket club is currently crowdfunding until March 10 to pay expenses for national tournaments. 

Refugee finds asylum at Detroit Freedom House

Refugee finds asylum at Detroit Freedom House

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Paul found a home and a family at Detroit’s Freedom House but their federal grant is expiring in March, forcing him and the nonprofit organiza…

Have you heard Wayne Ki Awaaz?

Have you heard Wayne Ki Awaaz?

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Eastern culture meets western rhythm with Wayne State’s first ever South Asian a cappella team.

Wayne State transforms Detroit schools through Adopt-A-Classroom

Wayne State transforms Detroit schools through Adopt-A-Classroom

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Wayne State's Adopt-A-Classroom program redirected its services by providing resources to beautify DPS schools and communities.