The Wayne Stater

Know the signs of abuse

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Abusive relationships typically start out well and gradually get worse, and for Wayne State College student Deborah Schmucker, this was exactly the case. However, she decided to take this dangerous situation and use it to learn...

Tips for surviving after college graduation

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I know it’s only October and it’s easy to get distracted, HALLOWEEN, but for seniors, and every student for that matter, it’s important to be thinking about life outside of WSC. I graduated college early last year, only...

Starting a new life with his wife

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016

Filed under News

“I loved every second I spent with students, as did my wife, in our nearly 20 years at WSC,”Dr. Mark Leeper said. “That can’t be undone.”   Leeper and Dr. Karen Walker, Leeper’s wife, were both professors...

New law program coming to campus

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016

Filed under News

For five freshmen and/or sophomores who want to become lawyers, that dream may be drawing ever nearer. Wayne State College and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have just started a new agreement called the Rural Law Opportunity Pro...

Retired but still working

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

Filed under News

Judge Robert Ensz may be retired, but that certainly doesn’t mean that he is done in the court room.   On Thursday, April 21, a mock trial was held combining two criminal justice classes, and Ensz was the presiding...

Preparing for the courtroom

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

Filed under News

Two criminal justice classes, Criminal Evidence taught by Andria Cooper and Criminal Investigation taught by Matt McCarthy, came together last Thursday for a mock trial.   These classes have been preparing for this event...

Writing, reading and fun

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The writing club put on the third annual English Festival this past Monday. For the first time the readers were all seniors from Wayne State College.   “I think it went really well. We had a lot of great readers tonight,...

Passionate about art

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Local artist and student Morgan Bentley will have her work displayed on campus and in Wayne a few times in the month of April.   “I’ve always had a strong interest in art and considered myself somewhat good at it....

Where’s the Money?

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under News

Hundreds of scholarships are given out each year, but how are they divided to go to different schools and majors?   “Each year in February we get a list from the foundation office, which is in our building, and we compile...

M.R. Sellars brings knowledge to Willycon panels

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under News

ITW (International Thriller Writers) member M.R. Sellars was the featured reader at Willycon XVIII over the weekend, and led 6 panels. These panels ranged anywhere from book signings, to a question and answer session or the a...

Are you ready to write?

Michael Menish, Staff Writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

WSC Writing Club isn’t just for English majors.   Under the supervision of club advisor and Wayne State professor, Dr. Stephanie Marcellus, the writing club is open to any student that enjoys reading or writing.   “The...

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