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New professors join WSC faculty

Erin Beckman, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

Stephanie Applewhite is a new Wayne State College professor in the department of education who graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in Texas with an Ed.D. in educational leadership as a first-generation student. Before...

Dr. Andria Cooper Criminal Justice Memorial Scholarship Benfit Walk

Logan Schneckenberger, Guest Writer

March 21, 2018

The Wayne State College Criminal Justice Department lost a valuable faculty member this past February, Dr. Andria Cooper. Dr. Cooper was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in August 2017 and passed away six short months later. Alpha...

A semester in review

Joseph Lovercheck and Kadra Sommersted

March 21, 2018

Many events have gone on at WSC this semester so far. There are too many to mention so here are the top stories from each week of the Stater. If you would like to read more than just the summaries, you can find each issue, and...

The Roaring ‘20s Drag Show

Kadra Sommersted

March 21, 2018

Drag kings and drag queens will be performing tonight in Frey Conference Suite at 8 p.m. and will end around 10:45 p.m. If you would like to watch, be sure that you come a good two to three hours ahead of time to secure a spot. PRIDE has...

WSC in Cooper Strong

WSC in Cooper Strong

November 1, 2017

Doctor doctor, give me the news

Liz Moeller, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

Dr. Andria Cooper, Dr. Dan Miller and Dr. Eric Colvard hosted a graduate and law school workshop on Oct. 26, with each giving their own experiences. All three are from different areas of schooling; Cooper from criminal justice/law...

Preparing for the courtroom

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

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...

Crime scene lab is on horizon

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016

Although there is no set timeline, the idea of having a crime scene investigation lab on campus seems to slowly be moving forward.   “It started probably a year and a half ago already. From my perspective criminal justice...

New club added to WSC

Courtney Upah, Staff Writer

January 20, 2016

The nationwide criminal justice association, Lambda Alpha Epsilon, had its first meeting in Wayne on Wednesday in Connell Hall Room 131.   The fraternity originated in Los Angeles in 1937, with the help of Frank Gompert,...