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White changed the name of the film game at WSC

Zach Hain, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Two years ago, the idea of creating and producing short films at Wayne State was just an idea. Now, students are clamoring for involvement in the film industry and looking at Wayne State as an option to start their careers....

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Cameron Waddington, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

The newest installment of the Call of Duty franchise is like seeing an old friend who you haven’t seen in ten years who comes back with some tattoos and piercings. They’re the same friend you know and love, but with some extra...

“Let it Snow” is cliché but relatable

Emma Gardner, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

“Let it Snow,” one of Netflix’s latest originals, wholeheartedly embraces the Hallmark nature of holiday movies, along with every other cliché seen in a romantic comedy, ever. The movie takes place on Christmas Eve in...

Tuba contemporary

Laynee Merrill, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

The Wayne State College Department of Music invited Dr. Daniel Rowland to perform a tuba recital in Ley Theater on Nov. 7 to help introduce students to new music. Rowland is an Assistant Professor of Low Brass and Instrumental...

Senior vocal recital

Elijah Herrington, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Seniors Vanessa VonSeggern and Alexandra Liner represented the WSC music department Sunday in their culminating senior vocal recital, performed in front of friends and family. “We’ve been preparing since our freshman year,”...

Sights set on Omaha Fashion Week

Ronan Urvina, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

“I don’t want to be cliché and say I started fashion at a young age, but in reality that’s exactly how it is,” senior fashion merchandising student, Tais Finx said. From a young age it was her dream to have her collection...

Call me ‘Mr. Bomb’ because I have sick beats

Kate Lundahl, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Sitting in his apartment, Mason Hetrick can’t fight the urge to make music. He doesn’t have to travel far to do just that. Five feet from Hetrick’s bed is his recording studio. “I’m always there,” Hetrick said....

WSC holds ninth annual geography bowl

Whitney Winter, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

The ninth annual Wayne State College geography bowl winner was team “Rowdy Boyz,” who beat the team “I don’t know how we got roped into this!” with the final wager round ending 14-13. Team “Rowdy Boyz” consisted...

Love and Friendship brings WSC clubs together

Nick Ulrich, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

Members of Phi Alpha Theta, the history honor society on campus, and the WSC Media Club gathered on Oct. 28 to discuss “Love and Friendship,” a 2016 movie based on the Jane Austin novel. “Love and Friendship” features...

Assumptions lead to bad comparisons

Kaitlynn Breeden, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 6, 2019

Despite the number of tweets I’ve seen about "Game of Thrones," I’ve never actually watched it. All I know about "Game of Thrones" is that there’s dragons, mild nudity, and slight spoilers I’ve seen on Twitter. I’m...

Backtrack Vocals wows WSC students

Whitney Winter, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

Backtrack Vocals is a New York City based acapella group with exceedingly arranged medleys, mashups, and original songs. They performed as part of Wayne State College Black & Gold Performing Arts series in the Ramsey Theatre...