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Wayne State’s Board of Governors approved a 2.9 percent tuition increase during their special meeting on June 8. This increase continues a seven-year pattern of tuition increases.

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Provost Keith Whitfield announced the appointment of Stephanie Hartwell as dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences on May 18.

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Students came together May 22 to rally for the termination of Wayne State professor and head of the journalism department, Jack Lessenberry, following the release of allegations of misconduct with former and current female students.

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President M. Roy Wilson announced the Wayne State Physician Group and the Detroit Medical Center have agreed to extend their existing contract for six months.

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President Wilson announced the termination of Wayne State’s partnership with the Detroit Medical Center after receiving notice from Tenet Healthcare Corp. management that they have decided to end negotiations and the decades-long relationship.

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Six buildings and three parking lots will be closed May 3 for a large-scale police training exercise conducted by the Wayne State Police Department in partnership with Detroit FBI and local law enforcement entities.

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Multiple construction projects are transpiring on campus currently, including the safety project on Warren Avenue from McDonald street to St. Aubin street to add bike lanes and improve traffic mobility.

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As part of the Forum on Contemporary Issues in Society (FOCIS) 10th anniversary lecture series, former CIA director and U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus on April 12 addressed a wide range of issues including globalization, gun control and Syria. He also praised Detroit for bouncing back from ba…

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Wayne State University is currently undergoing several construction projects. Most of these new projects have the students in mind with several housing improvements coming outside of the Anthony Wayne Apartments. In addition, with the spring/summer semester almost here, it is essential to kn…

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Cru, a Wayne State student organization, set up a station to celebrate Love a Muslim Day in the Student Center in response to Punish a Muslim Day on April 3.

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Detroit Equity Action Lab (DEAL), an initiative of the Wayne State Law School’s Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights, received a three-year $2.4 million grant from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. The funds will be used to finance Phase II of the program.

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On Feb. 27, Wayne State’s chapter of PERIOD. distributed 2,000 feminine hygiene products as part of the second round of their pilot program to test the necessity of period products on campus. The pilot program is the collaborative effort of PERIOD. and Student Senate.

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In an email sent to all Wayne State students, staff and faculty, the Wayne State Police Department released the details of a sexual assault incident that was reported on Feb. 28 at approximately 9:40 p.m.

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Each year, the AAUP-AFT Local 6075, Wayne State's chapter of the American Association of University Professors and the American Federation of Teacher, publishes the salary of every university employee. This information is obtained by the AAUP-AFT through a Freedom of Information Act request.

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Feb. 13 is what is known in some parts of Michigan and across the nation as Paczki Day. Other names for the holiday are Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras. With regards to keeping the tradition of enjoying sweet desserts, on the day before Lent, the paczki is a Polish pastry that has jelly filling i…

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Five colleges were chosen to participate in the partial implementation of Canvas, here are students’ first impressions first impressions of the new learning management system

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Detroit has an extensive history as the sight of the inception of many grassroots initiatives dedicated to social justice. On the 50-year anniversary of MLK’s assassination, keep it local and do good.

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A pickup truck was engulfed in flames for approximately an hour on Jan. 10, resulting in serious damage to the vehicle and heavy foot traffic for students. 

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The smell of smoke still hung in the air this morning at the corner of Mt. Elliott and Elba on Detroit’s east side. It’s a smell all too familiar to residents of this area. Like many neighborhoods in Detroit, fires have been engulfing homes at an alarming rate, but this neighborhood is diffe…

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Wayne State gave grants on Nov. 19 to help three teams of students

implement their projects to better the lives of Detroit residents. First place team, RUFA, seeks to improve the productivity of Detroit urban farming and make healthy foods more accessible.