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.
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.
Provost Keith Whitfield and Chief Financial Officer William Decatur spoke about the current budget model and how the new model will improve the quality of students’ college experience.
Renowned journalists came together to discuss the wake-up call Trump’s presidency gave them for the Forum on Contemporary Issues in Society’s lecture, “What in the World is Going On?”
Candidate for Michigan governor Abdul El-Sayed stopped by the Purdy-Kresge Library as part of his college tour to educate students on issues facing the state and how he hopes to solve them if elected.
The panel discussion featured local community organizers and businesswomen who spoke about the involvement of women of color in the revitalization of the city.
English professor Kenneth Jackson explained the recent marketing techniques the STEM fields utilize and the impact this has on the future of the arts and humanities.
The Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival, the Wayne State Global Studies Program and the Irvin D. Reid Honors College collaborated on a fundraising event Sept. 21 to raise money for students to study abroad.