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  • Miriam Marini
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Wayne State’s Center for Peace and Conflict Studies held its Peacemaker Awards on April 2, honoring Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams along with community leaders. 

  • Sarah Rahal
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On Jan. 20, the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by Any Means Necessary and Students for a Democratic Society protested on Wayne State's campus against President Donald Trump taking office. 

  • Jordan Works
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Three-Minute Thesis Competition is open to current doctoral or master’s students for a grand prize of $750 and more. Students may contact their Dean’s Office for information regarding the competition.

  • Abriana Walton
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At the memorial and vigil held in his honor, Officer Collin Rose was awarded the Citation of Valor, posthumously promoted to sergeant, will be given a master’s degree in police administration and will have an endowed $25,000 scholarship in his name. 

  • Miriam Marini
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The CEO of Haute Hijab and WSU alumna Melanie Elturk came back to WSU for her college tour, “The Next Generation of American Muslims: Defining our Role & Reclaiming our Faith.”

  • Cierra Anthony
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“Dreams Not to Be Deferred: Supporting the Success of Black Men and Boys” allowed community members to discuss key issues related to how communities, schools and institutions can support the success of black men.

  • Miriam Marini
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Students Organize 4 Syria held a crash course on the Syrian crisis to cover the history of the Syrian conflict, the refugee crisis and post presidential election effects on Nov. 14. 

  • Aleanna Siacon
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In response to the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States, college campuses across the country have seen protests arise – including, Wayne State. 

  • Miriam Marini
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While voting ballots on Election Day will list presidential candidates, they will also include the candidates for Wayne State’s Board of Governors.

  • Aleanna Siacon
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Plans made possible by a grant from the McGregor Fund have put the development of non-academic basic needs services for students struggling with housing. One in particular is a food pantry expected in fall 2017.

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  • Aleanna Siacon and Nadia Koontz
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Wayne State Housing and Residential Life, as well as Dining Services, have been aware of multiple sightings of cockroaches in campus spaces since September. Now, students are calling on administration to take greater action. 

  • Alexandria Di Cresce
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Innovation Warriors, an expansion of Blackstone LaunchPad, are embracing their six programs aimed at a number of services: launch, hack, learn, fund, grow and connect.

  • Colin MacDougall
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Dean Jocelyn Benson resigned to become the CEO of the Ross Initiative for Sports and Equality. Lance Gable has been appointed interim dean until a new dean is found, who will officially take office in 2017. 

  • Aleanna Siacon
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In his fall 2016 University Address, President M. Roy Wilson reviewed Wayne State’s progress, addressed shortcomings and discussed his goals for the future through the WSU community embodying the university’s mission on Sept. 12.