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WSU adds two ceremonies to May 2017 commencement schedule

WSU adds two ceremonies to May 2017 commencement schedule

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Wayne State has made changes to the May 2017 Commencement schedule due to the record-breaking amount of students who plan to participate in the commencement ceremonies. 

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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.

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BAMN and SDS protest Trump inaguration

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Video by Giselle Gaitan. 

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Wayne State inauguration protest

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Video by Giselle Gaitan 

BOG approves 5 percent increase to dorm prices

BOG approves 5 percent increase to dorm prices

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The Board of Governors approved a 5 percent increase to dorm and apartment prices, as well as a 3.18 percent increase in meal plans.

Wayne State holds first Spirit of Community ceremony

Wayne State holds first Spirit of Community ceremony

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The awards ceremony, held on March 23, celebrated members of the university community who are dedicated to community engagement.

Syrian Solidarity Week ends with refugee information session

Syrian Solidarity Week ends with refugee information session

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Refugee aid organization Syrian American Rescue Network spoke to students about how to help displaced Syrians in Detroit

Full Circle Community Garden Pavilion Program kicks off new campaign

Full Circle Community Garden Pavilion Program kicks off new campaign

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After participating in the Ford College Community Challenge Competition, Wayne State’s Full Circle Community Garden Pavilion Program is decidi…

P.E.A.C.E. Journals talks about human trafficking

P.E.A.C.E. Journals talks about human trafficking

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WSU PEACE Journals chapter hosted a talk on March 20 with cultural anthropologist Eric Montgomery and Outreach Director of Alternative for Gir…

DPD shooting suspect linked to Sgt. Collin Rose murder

DPD shooting suspect linked to Sgt. Collin Rose murder

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A DNA match has been found between the shooting of two DPD cops on March 15 and the fatal shooting of Sgt. Collin Rose on Nov. 22, 2016.

P.E.A.C.E. Journals to host human trafficking awareness event

P.E.A.C.E. Journals to host human trafficking awareness event

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On March 20, anthropologist Eric Montgomery, and others with personal experience, will host a talk to spread awareness about the dangers of hu…

Wayne Law Review symposium to highlight issues with drug policy

Wayne Law Review symposium to highlight issues with drug policy

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On March 24, the Wayne Law Review with host “The Changing Face of the War on Drugs: Mass Incarceration, Overcriminalization and Evolving Drug Policy.”

C200 holds first ever reachout in Michigan at Ilitch School

C200 holds first ever reachout in Michigan at Ilitch School

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Female MBA students have the opportunity to participate in discussions and networking opportunities, with a chance to win $10,000. Application…

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. 

Wayne State alumnus to run for Michigan State Senate

Wayne State alumnus to run for Michigan State Senate

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Wayne State alumnus Nick Rivera plans to run for District 1 in the Michigan State Senate in order to contribute to the community.

SDS organizes rally for all-gender restrooms at Wayne State

SDS organizes rally for all-gender restrooms at Wayne State

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On March 2, Students for a Democratic Society - Detroit held a rally demanding gender neutral restrooms in every campus building.

MPAA plans assembly for social, political change

MPAA plans assembly for social, political change

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The 2017 Michigan Progressive Action Assembly will discuss action plans to alter the political and social environment and begin change at a lo…

Wayne State under Boil Water Advisory

Wayne State under Boil Water Advisory

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Update: On March 3, the Boil Water Advisory was lifted. 

Award-winning author discusses racism in current political era

Award-winning author discusses racism in current political era

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Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, author of the award-winning book, "From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation," came to Wayne Law to discuss the book…

Citizen Dialogues series talks refugees, American identity

Citizen Dialogues series talks refugees, American identity

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Wayne State’s Center for the Study of Citizenship hosted a discussion about immigration and refugee resettlement in the United States on Feb. 21.

Wayne State to host 'Deconstructing White Supremacy'

Wayne State to host 'Deconstructing White Supremacy'

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The event will include panelists that offer different perspectives on the topic of white supremacy.

WSU Med School hosts state of healthcare panel

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Wayne State hosts a panel of Detroit and Michigan health professionals speaking on the current state of healthcare issues and possible solutions. 

Racist graffiti left on WSU public bathrooms

Racist graffiti left on WSU public bathrooms

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Wayne State professor tweets racist graffiti found in men's bathroom.