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OISS hosts annual Global Festival, Study Abroad Fair

OISS hosts annual Global Festival, Study Abroad Fair

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WSU students trotted the globe at the 2017 Study Abroad Fair and Global Festival which featured food and art from Albania, Sri Lanka and other countries.

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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.

play WSU students and metro Detroiters protest against decision to end DACA

WSU students and metro Detroiters protest again…

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Rallies erupted across the nation over the future of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival, including people in our own backyard. Elijah Baker reports on the Wayne State students and metro Detroiters standing in support of the DACA program that serves nearly 800,000 Dreamers who live and work in the country.

Campus Health Centers kicks off flu shot campaign

Campus Health Centers kicks off flu shot campaign

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The Campus Health Center, with the launch of their new flu shot campaign, aims to win the Michigan University Flu Shot Challenge for the fourt…

Former Mexican president comes to WSU

Former Mexican president comes to WSU

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Former world leader and Mexican President Vicente Fox, spoke on DACA, immigration, President Trump and other issues.

Students relocated as the Thompson Home remains unfinished

Students relocated as the Thompson Home remains unfinished

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As Wayne State students enter the third week of the fall semester, one group has yet to get settled in terms of residential living. 

Free Press reporter discusses development in Detroit

Free Press reporter discusses development in Detroit

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Detroit Free Press Business Reporter John Gallagher came to Wayne State to speak about new improvements in midtown and beyond. 

New SIS dean stages meet and greet

New SIS dean stages meet and greet

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Newly-hired Dean Jon Cawthorne met students in the UGL and discussed his upcoming plans for the library.

UConn professor delivers 20th annual Riklin Memorial Lecture

UConn professor delivers 20th annual Riklin Memorial Lecture

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Author and American philosopher, Lewis R. Gordon, delivered a lecture on combating racial issues in a constructive manner

Fonda and Tomlin visit WSU to advocate for workers’ rights

Fonda and Tomlin visit WSU to advocate for workers’ rights

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Actresses Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin talk economic inequality with Saru Jayaraman in a meeting held in General Lectures.

President Wilson delivers 2017 University Address

President Wilson delivers 2017 University Address

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The president reflected on the progress the university has made in previous years and the goals he hopes to achieve in upcoming years.

UGL celebrates 20 years

UGL celebrates 20 years

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Library visitors will be able to enjoy a number of events and programming set up to commemorate the twenty-year anniversary of the UGL.

School of Social Work, CAPS raise awareness for suicide prevention

School of Social Work, CAPS raise awareness for suicide prevention

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In honor of World Suicide Prevention Day, CAPS and the School of Social Work teamed up to help students remember their loved ones affected by …

New general education proposal presented to Student Senate

New general education proposal presented to Student Senate

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The new proposal includes the reappearance of a math requirement, new group requirements and the introduction of Wayne Experience.

BAMN stages emergency rally to defend DACA

BAMN stages emergency rally to defend DACA

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On Sept. 5, the Wayne State chapter of the student-activist organization Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rig…

WSU to close Oakland Center

WSU to close Oakland Center

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Wayne State's Oakland Center will permanently close after fall 2018.

Murder charges issued in shooting of WSU Police Sgt. Collin Rose

Murder charges issued in shooting of WSU Police Sgt. Collin Rose

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Raymond Durham, 61, has been charged for the murder of Wayne State Police Sgt. Collin Rose, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said during a p…

WSU receives grant for suicide prevention

WSU receives grant for suicide prevention

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The three-year grant will be used to combat campus suicide and aid students who are military veterans and from marginalized communities. 

Panel discusses Detroit’s mass water shutoffs as public health crisis

Panel discusses Detroit’s mass water shutoffs as public health crisis

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The Detroit Equity Action Lab held a discussion and declared Detroit water shutoffs a public health crisis. 

Author and professor discusses origins of 1967 rebellions

Author and professor discusses origins of 1967 rebellions

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Dr. Thomas Sugrue, author and professor at New York University, came to WSU to speak about the origins of the 1967 rebellions.

Provost Office works to implement technology to help students succeed

Provost Office works to implement technology to help students succeed

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The Office of the Provost is working on ways to transform student success using the new AdvisingWorks website and Guide mobile app.

BOG approves 3.75 percent tuition increase

BOG approves 3.75 percent tuition increase

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A BOG member said the raise in tuition comes in response to the lack of state support, funding for Wayne State has not increased since 2011.