In honor of Pride Month, Wayne State University Libraries hosted a panel on June 12 featuring WSU alumni and former staff to discuss the history of the LBGTQ community at the university and how it has progressed.
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.
Wayne State announced the launch of a program that will allow former students who did not complete their degrees to rid of outstanding debt by returning to school.
Traces of Legionella — the bacteria which causes Legionnaires’ disease — were discovered in three Wayne State buildings, according to a statement released by WSU Chief of Staff Michael Wright on June 6.
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.
Wayne State journalism department head Jack Lessenberry stepped away from university involvement following accusations of having a history of misconduct with female students at WSU in an article published by Deadline Detroit on May 17.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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…
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…
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.
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.
The death of Deepak Bhalla, the dean of the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, was announced by the Office of the President on March 16.
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.
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.
Students and faculty at Wayne State gathered in the Kresge Auditorium on Feb. 19 to discuss campus safety after a student threatened members of By Any Means Necessary (BAMN) with a knife at State Hall Feb. 12.
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.
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…
Last year, WSU partnered with police departments in the community in honor of fallen Sgt. Collin Rose, who in his final act of service saved or improved the lives of up to 70 people through organ and tissue donation.
Last year, Wayne State’s Board of Governors approved new general education requirements. Some of these new requirements were implemated in winter 2018 with all of them going into effect by 2021.
In a statement released by the Office of the President, President Wilson said the university relies on individual reports as well as standard policies and practices.
Wayne State University’s president announced on Jan. 26 the start of new volunteer initiative in honor of the school’s 150-year birthday at the Sesquicentennial Celebration Kickoff.
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
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.
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…
Raymond Durham, 61, has been charged for the murder of Wayne State Police Sgt. Collin Rose, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said during a press conference on Aug. 3.
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.
This is the first time the general education requirements are changing in 31 years. The new requirements are 11 credits less and will be in effect fall 2018.
SJP kicked off their “A World Without Walls” week with a discussion on the apartheid wall featuring guest speaker and civil rights lawyer, Huwaida Arraf.
On Nov. 3 at approximately 7:30 p.m., an 18-year-old female student reported she was the victim of a rape while inside her on-campus residential hall.