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?
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.”
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.
Jocelyn Benson, who served as the dean of Wayne State Law School for four years, was honored by the university.
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.
Hollywood is back in Michigan and this time it’s offering opportunities to those who have athletic talent.
On Jan. 13, Wayne State held the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute that gathered students, faculty and community members together to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
In a game that featured 15 ties, 12 lead changes and an almost identical stat sheet, the Warriors’ downfall came down to the last two seconds.
WSU may have adopted a smoke free initiative, but individuals shirking the rules and causing trashcan fires make students question whether or not these rules are actually effective.
On May 9 and May 10, 2017, there will be four Wayne State commencement ceremonies held at the Fox Theatre. Check out the full lineup.
The Wayne State men’s basketball lost their second straight GLIAC matchup at home on Jan. 12 against the Michigan Tech Huskies, 63-58, despite an explosive start.
It’s Saturday night and the director of Gigi’s Cabaret, Nickki Stevens, is entertaining a sold-out crowd. Her witticisms make the audience laugh and applaud, and while some may think this is just another comedy show, they’re in for a surprise. With her dazzling outfit, blond hair and dramatic makeup, Stevens is not just your typical emcee — she is also a drag queen.
In an era of outspoken political commentary, heavy campaign advertising in the news media and passionate Internet blogging, individuals are subject to multiple channels of political influence such as region, family values and media.
What could make a Saturday night better than dinner, dancing and dabke? Not much, considering nearly 300 Wayne State students, family, friends, staff and alumni gathered at the Detroit Renaissance Center Jan. 14 for just that.
College students rarely see snow days after their high school days, but in some extreme cases, even universities have to close. So what exactly forces Wayne State to close for weather?
After meeting with both Student Center Operations and Office of Risk Management representatives, NASO members and advocates gained approval to conduct ceremonial smudging rituals indoors in approved spaces.
The film explores themes of Christianity and persecution and opens on Jan. 6.
As an indirect consequence of the diversity citations given to Wayne State’s School of Medicine by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education in 2015, MedStart, a B.S./M.D. program offered to 15 prospective high school candidates annually, has been terminated.
_Correction: Varlesi received her bachelor's degree from University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and applied to the graduate program after her dismissal from WSU. Additionally, clarification has been made regarding the fact that her dismissal was performance-based in spite of the fact that she hadn't received any negative prior reviews before her dismissal._
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