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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.

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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 

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. 

Visa interview canceled for prospective Syrian student after executive order

Visa interview canceled for prospective Syrian student after executive order

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Alaa Al-Sabeh, a student with a goal to pursue a master’s in engineering at Wayne State now awaits the date for his rescheduled interview to o…

Humanities Center hosts presentation on resistance to racism in 'Blazing Saddles'

Humanities Center hosts presentation on resistance to racism in 'Blazing Saddles'

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WSU associate professor Lisa Alexander showcased parodies of black stereotypes and classic American culture through the film "Blazing Saddles."

School of Social Work holds Women's March debriefing meeting

School of Social Work holds Women's March debriefing meeting

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School of Social Work faculty discussed ways to keep the momentum from the Women’s March and social activism alive at Wayne State on Feb. 2

BSU holds discussion for Detroit mayoral candidate

BSU holds discussion for Detroit mayoral candidate

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Wayne State’s Black Student Union hosted an open forum on politics featuring Detroit mayoral candidate Myya Jones on Feb. 1. 

HLC to visit WSU in March to confirm accreditation

HLC to visit WSU in March to confirm accreditation

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Representatives from the Higher Learning Commission will visit WSU on March 6 and 7 to seek student opinions as part of a comprehensive evaluation.

Preferred name policy to be fully implemented in spring

Preferred name policy to be fully implemented in spring

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Wayne State’s preferred name policy, made official in November 2016, will become fully available for students to use in the spring/summer semester. 

Student orgs hold emergency protest

Student orgs hold emergency protest

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On Jan. 30, student organizations held a demonstration on campus to protest the immigration ban.

Student Senate to address student relationship with Aramark

Student Senate to address student relationship with Aramark

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A in-depth look on the university's relationship with food provider, Aramark. 

BOG welcomes two new members

BOG welcomes two new members

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Michael J. Busuito and Mark Gaffney were sworn into their new positions as members of Wayne State’s Board of Governors on Jan. 24.

WSU researches supernovae to measure expansion of universe

WSU researches supernovae to measure expansion of universe

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Professor and Chair member of the physics and astronomy department David Cinabro, among other researchers, has been researching how supernovae…

Sister march at WSU totals 4,000 protesters

Sister march at WSU totals 4,000 protesters

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Wayne State’s campus was the site for protesters marching in solidarity with the Women’s March on Washington on Jan. 21. 

BAMN and SDS protest the 45th president

BAMN and SDS protest the 45th president

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On Jan. 20, the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by Any Means Necessary and Stu…

BSU holds discussion to address student concerns

BSU holds discussion to address student concerns

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Black Student Union held “Talk that Talk: Town Hall Edition” with Provost Keith Whitfield for students to discuss academic success, financial …

CFPCA to host Three-Minute Thesis Competition

CFPCA to host Three-Minute Thesis Competition

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Three-Minute Thesis Competition is open to current doctoral or master’s students for a grand prize of $750 and more. Students may contact thei…

BAMN calls for university shutdown on upcoming presidential inauguration

BAMN calls for university shutdown on upcoming presidential inauguration

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BAMN announced a plan on Jan. 17 for a protest march against Donald Trump's inauguration.

WSU, Hamilton Anderson continue partnership to create campus housing

WSU, Hamilton Anderson continue partnership to create campus housing

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Wayne State is continuing its partnership with Detroit-based design firm Hamilton Anderson Associates for Anthony Wayne Apartments, coming in …

WSU pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

WSU pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

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On Jan. 13, Wayne State held the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute that gathered students, faculty and community members together to cele…