The Wayne Stater

Week of Welcome apps due soon

Alex Retzlaff, Reporter

February 6, 2019

Students at Wayne State College can apply to be Week of Welcome (WOW) Ambassadors and team leaders until the application closes on Feb. 14. WOW Ambassadors and team leaders help orientate new freshmen to WSC. Ambassadors walk...

Student-made petition gets over 1,900 signatures

Morgan Cardenas, Reporter

February 6, 2019

On Monday, Jan. 28, students spoke out against having classes Jan. 29 through Jan. 31 due to harsh weather by signing a petition started by sophomore Nicole Smith. Classes were only canceled on Wednesday, Jan 30. Smith started...

Wayne State looking at possibility of adding more women’s sports

Austin Svehla, Reporter

February 6, 2019

The Wayne State Athletic Department has seen an increased interest surrounding the possibility of adding multiple women’s sports in coordination with Title IX policies. Of the sports WSC has considered, the likeliest possibilities...

Wayne State College becomes a top ranked school

Morgan Cardenas, Reporter

January 23, 2019

The programs for human development and family studies at Wayne State were recently named in the top rank in Nebraska and top one percent in the United States by College Factual. Programs of study including early childhood, fa...

Annual Festival of Honor Bands returns Saturday

Ana Mata, Reporter

January 23, 2019

WSC will host the annual Festival of Honor Bands in Ramsey Theatre on Saturday Jan. 26. The Festival of Honor Bands is held on the last Saturday of January each year. There are three bands that attend, two high school bands...

Costa Rica study abroad deadline approaches

Kadra Sommersted, Reporter

January 23, 2019

Wayne State College is offering a study abroad trip to Costa Rica that is worth six credit hours in Spanish Language and Culture classes. The trip takes place this summer from June 2 through July 3. Applications for the program...