A hopeless public transportation system is ultimately what ruined Detroit’s chance to become home to Amazon’s second headquarters, according to the company's regional leaders.
The past month has been turbulent for educational institutes across the U.S. amidst the Stoneman Douglass High School shooting in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14 that killed 17.
In January, Amazon released a list of 20 cities being considered for its second headquarters – absent from it was Detroit. Amazon representatives cited the city’s lack of public transportation and the outflow of talented college graduates from the state as reasons for overlooking Detroit as …
Many Wayne State students have had unpleasant experiences or difficult situations with the Student Services Center. However, the financial aid office has implemented new changes.
Wayne State University is home to students from many different ethnic backgrounds and 80 different countries, according to WSU’s website, making it Michigan’s most diverse campus.
Wayne State University kicked off the official yearlong celebration of its sesquicentennial on Jan. 26. The Campus Activity Team planned two fun-filled events to engage students and encourage the celebrations of the university’s milestone.
Before Apple released iOS 10.2.1 in 2016, older iPhones frequently experienced spontaneous shutdowns while the phone was idle, as well as a decrease in performance.
Wayne State University’s dining services underwent several changes over the semester break, with a focus on Late Night Grill and Gold ‘n’ Greens.
Online classes have existed nearly as long as the Internet itself. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in the fall of 2014, there were over five million college students enrolled in online courses in the U.S.
The new semester has begun which means it’s time for Early Academic Assessment (EAA). At the start of the third week of the fall and winter semesters, Wayne State University professors administer Early Academic Assessments, a tool the university put into practice in Winter 2016 to assist undergraduate students taking courses below the 4000 level.
Some people assume that since WSU is so close to Downtown Detroit that it must be unsafe and that crime rates are extremely high. However, compared to other university campuses, crimes rates are exceptionally low.
While uncertainty can be a common trait among college students, the advising staff at Wayne State understands the struggle and offers help to undecided students or students seeking to change their major.
With approximately 3,000 international students on campus, Wayne State is focusing on not only their education, but their experience at the university.
Combining language degrees with other fields of study are widely supported in many industries, yet WSU has seen a stark decrease in enrollment.
Local nonprofits like Little Free Libraries have been working to increase literacy and promote a positive image in Detroit, especially midtown.
Paulina Petkoski and Samantha Schefman used Kickstarter and the Motor City Match program to start a hybrid gallery, event and consulting space for artists.
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 organization to shut its doors on new residents.
Wayne State's Adopt-A-Classroom program redirected its services by providing resources to beautify DPS schools and communities.
Wayne State's Love Your Melon crew has grown on campus and is already planning to make a big impact in one little boy’s life.
WSU students have come together to discuss, organize and educate on behalf of environmental topics, because they believe it is more important than ever.