A doctor who exposed the Flint water crisis came to speak about her perspective on society and social justice at Wayne State’s Bernath Auditorium in the David Adamany Undergraduate Library on Jan. 27.
As a young woman, Shirley Stancato enrolled at Wayne State, pursuing a bachelor’s in sociology. For many parents, it’s a proud moment when their child goes off to college. For the Stancatos, this moment had a special significance, she said.
Wayne State hosted socio-political comedian W. Kamau Bell Jan. 21 for its annual Dr. Martin Luther King tribute hosted at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center.
The streaming service Kanopy is used by many institutions in the U.S., including libraries and universities. Its use at Wayne State began in 2016 and was available to all WSU affiliates for educational or recreational use. However, availability of Kanopy is now restricted.
January marks National Stalking Awareness Month, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 1 in 6 women and 1 in 17 men have experienced stalking in their lifetimes.
Voters Not Politicians held a town hall meeting Thursday, Nov. 7, in Wayne State’s General Lectures, to discuss eligibility for students interested in becoming members of the statewide commission that will redraw political districts for Michigan in 2022.
On Saturday, the 47th annual Noel Night took place on Warren Avenue, which highlighted cultural institutions and local businesses in the Midtown residential neighborhood.
Attorney General Dana Nessel's office said on Dec. 6 the vote to fire Wayne State President M. Roy Wilson was not properly convened, so Wilson is still president of WSU.
On Thursday Wayne State hosted an Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission Workshop at the Community Arts Auditorium from 6-7:30 p.m.
The noodle shop named Detroit Free Press’ 2019 Restaurant of the Year, Ima, will be opening its third location on the corner of Warren and Cass Avenue this November.
Student Senate unanimously passed a resolution to apply the 30% tuition discount for spring and summer semesters to graduate and professional students during their Nov. 7 meeting.
The lunch balance of approximately 600 students in Gull Lake Community Schools has been erased by a donation from the Officer Collin Rose Memorial Foundation.
Former Board of Governors, community members and students gathered at New Center’s Walker-Miller Energy Services on Nov. 12, calling for the divide to end against President M. Roy Wilson and several members of the BOG.
The Student Service Center director spoke at a Student Senate meeting on Oct. 3 about improvements students can expect to the center in the year.
An organization described as a far-right, anti-Muslim hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center said it distributed over 1,000 flyers across Wayne State’s campus Tuesday, Nov. 5, in what it calls a “stealth campaign to reach students directly,” according to a press release sent to The So…
Four Wayne State Board of Governor members voted to fire President M. Roy Wilson at a Monday meeting — but other members said they didn’t have the authority to do so.
Grow with Google is sponsoring a one-day training conference for entrepreneurs and those looking to own or grow a business at the Mike Ilitch School of Business.
Members of Wayne State’s Board of Governors said they were not given notice of the Heart of Detroit Tuition Pledge until the morning of the announcement, according to a statement issued to the press.
Wayne State’s professors union sent a letter of complaint to university officials on Oct. 23 about the notice period WSU gave to the School of Medicine’s faculty about possible termination.
This weekend, over 9,000 people gathered at The Masonic Temple for the ninth annual Forbes Under 30 Summit. It was a gathering to celebrate young movers and shakers.
On Sept. 17 a petition regarding campus bathroom quality was posted online; in the following weeks, the petition has gained 683 supporters as of Oct. 26.
Wayne State School of Social Work's student project group and Michigan-based Caring Majority hosted a town hall at the David Adamany Undergraduate Library’s Bernath Auditorium to discuss elder, child and health care rights in Michigan on Oct. 23.
The Heart of Detroit Tuition Pledge gives Detroit residents, or those who graduated from a high school within the city, free tuition to WSU starting fall 2020.
Wayne State Parking and Transportation Services said on Oct. 21 Structure 3 will be continued for use in partnership with the University of Michigan.
Wayne State’s Title IX director addressed safety concerns of sexual assault and harassment survivors at the Student Senate meeting on Oct. 18.