Students of all ages can agree on one thing: Snow days are the most pleasant surprise. Wayne State canceled classes partially on Jan. 28 and 29, and closed campus entirely on Jan. 30 and 31 during a polar vortex which brought subzero temperatures.
A University of Michigan-Flint professor has filed a formal complaint against Wayne State for sex discrimination.
7-Eleven and Uncle Joe’s Chicken Fingers will unveil their new locations on the ground level of Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments this year.
Student Senate hosted a town hall focusing on the improvement of student organization operations in regard to reserving Student Center rooms, allocating locker space and ordering food for events.
It’s hard to miss the recently installed pastel yellow, red, and light and dark green colored panels on Wayne State’s newest building.
After months of considering seeking mental health services, Wayne State sophomore Grace Maves, decided it was time to go to Wayne State’s Counseling and Psychological Services.
When Asian-fusion eatery Maccabees Traders permanently closed its doors in June, many anticipated what restaurant would open on the ground level of Wayne State’s Maccabees Building.
Newly elected members of the Board of Governors, Bryan Barnhill and Anil Kumar, were sworn in on Jan. 17 by judges Aliyah Sabree and Shalina Kumar in the McGregor Memorial Conference Center.
Ambika Mathur, dean of the graduate school and associate provost for Scientific Training Workforce Development and Diversity at Wayne State, has accepted a position at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
A Wayne State research team is studying how cannabinoids — the active components in cannabis — affect patients suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
For many students, WhatsApp is used to connect with family from across the globe and to allow iPhone and Android users to communicate more efficiently than over text message.
President M. Roy Wilson received an extension to his contract with a 5-3 vote at Wayne State’s Board of Governors meeting on Dec. 7. The contract extends Wilson’s term until 2023, including a pay raise.
Wayne State electrical engineering student Chad Gabon, like many other engineering students, says he stands at the crossroads between the auto industry of the past and the industry of the future.
Student Senate passed two resolutions during its general body meeting last night, effectively changing its election procedure.
As attendees entered Manoogian Hall’s African American room for Wayne State's Black Student Union's annual Kwanzaa celebration on Monday, they were warmly greeted and offered a zawadi — Swahili for gift.
It’s been more than a year since the W Food Pantry located at 703 W. Kirby officially opened its door. What was once an empty retail space has since grown into a fully-stocked food hub serving students in need.
Milky clouds of smoke can be seen exiting the mouths of countless students across campus. The smoke isn’t from cigarettes but from a flash drive-looking device called a Juul.
Wayne State’s professors union is filing a grievance on behalf of an academic employee whose attendance record is being probed by the university due to the lack of use of her parking permit, said Charles Parrish — president of WSU’s professors union, AAUP-AFT Local 6075.
Avalon International Breads vacated its spot in the Mike Ilitch School of Business the week of Oct. 26 — leaving the business school vacant of any retail tenants.
This year’s annual Edith Harris Endowed Memorial Lecture, delivered by Dr. Elizabeth Kita, explored the topic of mass incarceration through a psychoanalytical lens. This was the School of Social Work’s 31styear hosting this event.
Wayne State Police Department arrested a 54-year-old man outside the Wayne State Law School on Nov. 13, WSUPD Lt. David Scott said.
Three men have been arrested in connection with the abduction and robbery of two Wayne State students on campus in October, Wayne State Police Department Lt. David Scott said.
University Pharmacy, located on the ground floor of Towers Residential Suites, will close its door permanently Thanksgiving after ten years of business. The lease for the pharmacy will expire, and Wayne State will not renew the lease, said the drug store’s owner.
Since construction began on the roof of Chatsworth Tower Apartments in May, residents have reported water leakage and damage. Wayne State moved some students out of the building to temporarily reside in Helen L. DeRoy Apartments and relocated other residents to different wings of Chatsworth …
Along with Wayne State alumna Rashida Tlaib’s historic election win, former WSU Law School Dean Jocelyn Benson is set to become the first Democratic secretary of state since 1995.
This Election Day, Michiganders will vote to fill the two vacant seats on Wayne State’s Board of Governors. The BOG consists of eight publicly elected members and is responsible for choosing the university’s president, controls university expenditures and sets tuition and policy for fees and…
Towers Cafe will receive a 350-seat expansion and the patio seating area will be relocated to the south side of the cafeteria near the service lot.
A crowd of students and faculty came together today on Gullen Mall to mourn and celebrate the lives of the 11 people killed at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh last Saturday. The memorial was hosted by Wayne State Hillel and Hillel of Metro Detroit, an organization for Jewish college…
A woman who once walked Gullen Mall and wrote for the very paper you’re reading may become the nation’s first female Muslim U.S. representative.
A gay couple walks into a bakery owned by a straight, cis-gender male. The couple wants to buy a wedding cake, but the baker refuses service. The baker doesn’t believe in gay marriage, so he tells the couple he will not bake the cake. Is that legal? Is that moral?
The third, and final, statewide proposal Michiganders will vote on this Election Day seeks to amend the voting policies in the Michigan Constitution.
This Election Day, Michiganders will vote on Proposal 2, deciding whether to amend the state constitution by establishing an independent body of citizens to draw legislative borders.
The Detroit Police Department discovered 63 improperly stored fetus remains in the Perry Funeral Home, a partner of the Wayne State Mortuary Science Program, on Trumbull and Warren Avenue on Oct. 19, according to a report from the Detroit Free Press. Thirty-six of the fetuses were stored in …
Michigan is one of two states voting on the legalization of recreational marijuana in November. Currently, recreational marijuana is legal in nine states.
The Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights sponsored a special screening of the documentary “Walk with Me: The Trials of Damon J. Keith” on Oct. 17 at the Wayne State Law School.
A 21-year-old WSU student was robbed by three men who forced him into their vehicle and drove him to multiple ATMs until he was able to withdrawal money, according to a special crime alert from the Wayne State Police Department.
Former gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed gave a lecture on the nexus between criminal justice and public health on Oct. 17 at the Spencer M. Partrich auditorium of the Wayne State University Law School.
About a dozen Wayne State law professors signed an op-ed published in the New York Times on Oct. 4 urging the Senate to oppose Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court justice.