The Wayne Stater

Nebraska authors invited to WSC for poetry and fiction

Alexander Retzlaff, Reporter

March 12, 2019

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The Wayne State College Press attracted students and community members when they sponsored the Plains Writers’ Series event on Thursday, Feb. 28 in the Humanities building lounge. The Nebraska Plains Writers’ Series is a f...

Get to know your Student Senate presidential candidates

Hunter Kiburz, Reporter

February 26, 2019

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The final two candidates for Student Senate president for Wayne State were set and voting began on Feb 25, and will end on Mar 1. Jorge Adame:  The first candidate is junior Jorge Adame, originally from Nebraska City. He i...

Snow keeps students on their toes for snow days

Alexander Retzlaff, Reporter

February 26, 2019

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Students checked their emails. Administration sent out emails ordering cars to be removed from campus streets for snow removal. Yet, students at Wayne State College still had to show up for classes on Wednesday, Feb. 20 despite ...

Costumes and Makeup class has fantasy final project

Kadra Sommersted-Simmons, Reporter

February 26, 2019

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The use of makeup is different for everyone. Theatre students have a class called Costumes and Makeup for the Stage. It is a biannual theatre course that teaches actors how to do their own basic makeup and costuming. This Thu...

WSC alum presents on trip

Kaitlynn Breeden, Reporter

February 26, 2019

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The multicultural organization set up “Backpacking with Bren,” a presentation where Bren Vander Weil spoke about how he was able to travel the world, while still earning a paycheck. Vander Weil graduated Wayne State College in...

WSC gets new counseling director

Ana Mata, Reporter

February 26, 2019

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As of last week, on Feb. 11, Alicia Dorcey-McIntosh began working full-time at the Counseling Center as the new Director of Counseling, taking over from the previous director who retired after 39 years of working at Wayne Stat...

Students can help other students with new scholarship

Kaitlynn Breeden, Reporter

February 19, 2019

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The senior gift challenge committee is raising funds for the Students Assisting Students Endowed Scholarship at Wayne State College. The scholarship committee’s goal is for the graduating senior class to pledge the amount of ...

Thievery takes place in Wayne; justice gets served

Alexander Retzlaff, Reporter

February 19, 2019

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Cec Vandersnick had just arrived home from work at the local bowling alley. She considered it a typical day; she helped customers and made sure everyone had a good time. So she didn’t consider it typical at all when she cam...