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President M. Roy Wilson received an extension to his contract with a 5-3 vote at Wayne State’s Board of Governors meeting on Dec. 7. The contract extends Wilson’s term until 2023, including a pay raise. 

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As attendees entered Manoogian Hall’s African American room for Wayne State's Black Student Union's annual Kwanzaa celebration on Monday, they were warmly greeted and offered a zawadi — Swahili for gift. 

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Milky clouds of smoke can be seen exiting the mouths of countless students across campus. The smoke isn’t from cigarettes but from a flash drive-looking device called a Juul.  

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Avalon International Breads vacated its spot in the Mike Ilitch School of Business the week of Oct. 26 — leaving the business school vacant of any retail tenants.

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University Pharmacy, located on the ground floor of Towers Residential Suites, will close its door permanently Thanksgiving after ten years of business. The lease for the pharmacy will expire, and Wayne State will not renew the lease, said the drug store’s owner.

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Since construction began on the roof of Chatsworth Tower Apartments in May, residents have reported water leakage and damage. Wayne State moved some students out of the building to temporarily reside in Helen L. DeRoy Apartments and relocated other residents to different wings of Chatsworth …

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This Election Day, Michiganders will vote to fill the two vacant seats on Wayne State’s Board of Governors. The BOG consists of eight publicly elected members and is responsible for choosing the university’s president, controls university expenditures and sets tuition and policy for fees and…

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Wayne State is mourning the loss of another student after the passing of Briann Laird, a sophomore dance student, on Oct. 20.

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A gay couple walks into a bakery owned by a straight, cis-gender male. The couple wants to buy a wedding cake, but the baker refuses service. The baker doesn’t believe in gay marriage, so he tells the couple he will not bake the cake. Is that legal? Is that moral? 

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The third, and final, statewide proposal Michiganders will vote on this Election Day seeks to amend the voting policies in the Michigan Constitution.

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The Detroit Police Department discovered 63 improperly stored fetus remains in the Perry Funeral Home, a partner of the Wayne State Mortuary Science Program, on Trumbull and Warren Avenue on Oct. 19, according to a report from the Detroit Free Press. Thirty-six of the fetuses were stored in …

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A 21-year-old WSU student was robbed by three men who forced him into their vehicle and drove him to multiple ATMs until he was able to withdrawal money, according to a special crime alert from the Wayne State Police Department.

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Joumana Kayrouz, 1997 Wayne State University Law School alumna and famed personal injury lawyer, related stories of her time at WSU, her issues with self-doubt and her road to success to students at the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights Oct. 16. 

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Wayne State students confronted a man who preached against their lifestyle choices, sparking an altercation outside of the David Adamany Undergraduate Library at noon today.

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A 23-year-old male WSU student was robbed and carjacked at gunpoint near Cass Avenue and Putnam on Oct. 8, according to an alert sent by the Wayne State Police Department.

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The Wayne State Residence Hall Association hosted a town hall featuring a panel of WSU officials to give students the opportunity to voice their concerns Oct. 8. The panel included officials from dining services and housing. 

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The group NO MORE had a booth in Gullen Mall at Wayne State on Oct. 4 to educate and raise awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence. The group’s major goal is to bring civilians together and teach the community about sexual assault prevention. 

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President M. Roy Wilson announced that Wayne State and Henry Ford Health System have signed a letter of intent to expand their partnership on Sept. 28.  

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On Sept. 26, Charles Shanley, chief executive officer of the WSU Physicians Group announced that the WSUPG and the Detroit Medical Center reached a five-year agreement in an email to the medical community.

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President Gjorge Ivanov, of Macedonia, visited Wayne State on Sept. 21 to give a lecture titled “Birth of a New World: Challenges & Opportunities for Generations Y, Z, and Alpha.”

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After one month of serving as Student Senate president, Abdul Rahman Harris resigned from his position during the general body meeting on Sept. 20.