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Vietnam veteran returns years later, shares his story

Brianna Parsons, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Bob Ensz was drafted into the Vietnam war back in 1969. Fifty years later, he was able to experience the country again. Last Thursday, in Connell Hall 131, the Rotaract club sponsored him to be a guest speaker to share his story...

Cup of Grace holds Mercy Meal packing session

Morgan Cardenas, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

Many WSC students gathered at Cup of Grace last Wednesday and Thursday to package meals for the less fortunate through Mercy Meals of Nebraska, an organization based in Norfolk. “Mercy Meals is a non-profit that packages...

WSC theatre debuts play

Alex Retzlaff, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019

The Wayne State College theatre department garnered audiences’ attention when they performed “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” from March 28 to March 31 in Ramsey Theatre. WSC students, community members and attending high...

Film festival hosted by WSC excites film enthusiasts

Tarik Urvina, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Young filmmakers from all over the United States will gather to Wayne State College campus for the second annual “Wildcats Spirit Film Festival” on April 1 and 2. The film festival is an opportunity for student filmmakers to meet...

Spieker recovers after flooding ruined her years of artwork

Kaitlynn Breeden, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

The flooding that rippled through the state of Nbraska took away many residents’ belongings and homes. Senior art education major at Wayne State College Paige Spieker’s art got ruined in the flooding. Like many, Spieker h...

Birch Room closed temporarily

Evelyn Knox, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

Popular Wayne restaurant, The Birch Room, is temporarily closed due to a change of head chef. The Birch Room closed Wednesday, March 20, and is in the process of training a newly hired head chef. Due to contract rules the name...

Kyrgyzstan presentation educates

Kaitlynn Breeden, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

“The Heart of Kyrgyzstan” was presented by senior Akbermet Mametjanova on March 26 in Gardner Hall. Mametjanova discussed the history of Kyrgyztan and how the culture compares to American culture. In 2010, Kyrgyzstan became the onl...