Wayne State’s PERIOD. chapter is taking part in Michigan’s first National Period Day rally happening at the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor campus Oct. 19.
The Higher Learning Commission, a nonprofit that gives Wayne State its accreditation, received several anonymous complaints stating a member of the Board of Governors was violating HLC’s Core Criterion.
President M. Roy Wilson updated students and faculty on the halted Henry Ford Health Systems negotiations on Oct. 16 during his state of the university address.
Students and guests gathered at Gullen Mall outside the Purdy/Kresge Library to watch a ceremony in honor of Indigenous Peoples Day on Oct. 14.
The Michigan Nonprofit Association awarded $1.2 million in grants to New Michigan Media to get the word out about the census through 140 ethnic media outlets.
Attorney General Dana Nessel delivered a keynote speech at the day-long FOIA Festival on Oct. 12 at Wayne State, stating her dissatisfaction with current FOIA laws in Michigan.
The Power of Girlhood and the Wayne State Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies hosted an International Day of the Girl event at St. Andrew's Hall on Oct. 11.
On Friday, WSU hosted the Homecoming Out Celebration. This dance and drag show featured Eureka O'Hara and Bebe Zahara Benet, both who were on "RuPaul's Drag Race." Along with the drag race contestants, Detroit's very own queens — Sabin, Emma Saphire and Thrustin’ Bieber — also celebrated wit…
Midtown cafe Fourteen East will open its doors to the public at its new location in the Mike Ilitch School of Business this December.
Wayne State College Democrats hosted a Midtown Housing Affordability town hall on Oct. 8 at the Student Center ballroom and discussed the increasing housing payments for students and Detroit residents.
A Wayne State student discovered a white supremacist sticker on top of an electrical box in the Scott Hall cafeteria Friday Oct. 4, according to officials at the Wayne State School of Medicine.
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.
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.
A C-SPAN bus equipped with a mobile classroom and a production studio, parked at Wayne State’s campus Thursday morning to engage with students, faculty and community members.
Last night, a domestic dispute at Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments ended with a person allegedly using a knife, Associate Director of Public Relations Tom Reynolds said.
On Monday, Michigan’s Secretary of State and former Wayne State Law School Dean Jocelyn Benson spoke at the second annual Paul A. Rosen Constitutional Law Series, located in the Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium.
Members of the Wayne State’s Board of Governors continued to clash over the legitimacy of June 21 proceedings at the Sept. 20 meeting and approved fiscal year 2020 General Fund and Auxiliary Fund budgets, which means a 3.2% tuition increase for students next year.
Student Senate held a meeting Sept. 19, announcing a program to expand research opportunities for undergraduate students.
During a Student Senate meeting on Sept. 5, Facilities Planning and Management said students will see the renovation of State Hall take place over the next few years.
Four members of Wayne State’s Board of Governors are suing President M. Roy Wilson and four other board members because of actions taken at a June 21 meeting — where only half of the board was present.
Wayne State’s Board of Governors held their meeting in the McGregor Memorial Conference Center June 21, approving a tuition increase of 3.2 percent and the Campus Master Plan framework.
On Aug. 1, Michigan Court of Appeals denied a request by four members of Wayne State’s Board of Governors to overturn decisions made at the June 21 meeting — where half of the members were present.
Wayne State was ordered to pay $6,000 in attorney fees July 23 to the Mackinac Center Legal Foundation after a lawsuit was filed against WSU claiming the university ignored multiple Freedom of Information Act requests.
A former tenured professor at Wayne State filed a federal lawsuit against President M. Roy Wilson and WSU on July 2, alleging university officials denied him due process and breached contract during his firing in 2018.
The Wayne State community hosted the grand opening of the long-awaited Woodward and Warren park in the Welcome Center on June 5.
Wayne State’s Board of Governors unanimously approved plans to construct a $25 million arena for the men’s and women’s basketball team in partnership with the Detroit Pistons.
Provost Keith Whitfield met with Student Senate during their April 19 meeting. Whitfield and representatives from the Office of the Provost discussed Senate’s Open Educational Resources project and on-campus transportation.
A campus-wide climate survey conducted January through March 2018 found that 26 percent of students feel they belong at Wayne State “to a great extent.” The survey garnered 3,288 student responses — a 12.3 percent response rate.
Wayne State School of Medicine officials deny a cheating scandal, but emails obtained by The South End reveal multiple officials discussing an "electronic cheating network" and what can be done to "cut down on cheating," according to a South End investigation.