The Wayne Stater

We’re almost there guys

Mason Schweizer, Opinion Editor

December 7, 2016

Well, folks, we’ve made it to the end of the semester. Almost. With a week and change left until we are relieved from school duties for a month, students can be found around town cramming for final exams. It’s an odd pra...

Financial Responsibility

Stephanie Hempel, Columnist

December 7, 2016

The invisible tightrope beneath my feet keeps shaking in the wind of necessity. A series of future deadlines are strung from a window in the Humanities building (my sweetest home) and wrapped three times around the planet with...

Taking care of mental health

Janet Grado, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

The Wayne State College Counseling Center and the student-led group Active Minds are working on destigmatizing mental health. And in the process, both groups are educating people on these sensitive topics. Destigmatizing mental...

‘The Walking Dead’ starts its seventh season out with a bang

Liz Moeller, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

Warning: Contains major spoilers for “The Walking Dead” season 7 premiere and mild spoilers for following episodes. Seven is no longer a lucky number when it comes to one of the most beloved zombie TV shows in the past...

Welcome to the world of fiction

Liz Moeller, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

The annual Lucky 13 Fiction Slam returns on Thursday, at the Max Bar and Grill. Premlins start at 5 p.m. with finals following at 7 p.m. This will be the final slam before winter break. “It’s a great way for students to...

Pokemon Sun and Moon

Liz Moeller, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

Nov. 18 saw the birth of the newest generation of the little pocket monsters people all across the globe have come to love. The latest entries of Pokémon Sun and Moon can be described as revolutionary to those who have been into...

‘How Shakespeare’ won Wayne

Morgan Stough, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

The Wayne State Theatre Department’s latest production, “How Shakespeare Won the West,” a story of a motley crew that creates the Thomas Jefferson Calhoun Theatre Troupe in pursuit of the rumored fame that can be found in...

Madrigals take audience back to 16th Century

Brenden Smyth, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

Travel back in time to 16th century England at the Wayne State College 45th Annual Madrigal Dinners, Dec. 3 and Dec. 4. Mingle with the king and queen on Saturday and Sunday at 5:30 p.m. The Dinner will take place in the Frey...

WSC music department puts on show

Morgan Stough, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

The 16th edition of “Pfaltzgraff and Pfriends,” a musical collage put on by staff accompanist Phil Pfaltzgraff was Nov. 8. The show consisted of 26 musical theatre pieces in one hour. “It’s laid back,” Pfaltzgraff...

WSC band concerts

Taylor Koch, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

Two concerts were held this week at WSC: woodwind ensembles on Monday and the symphonic band and wind ensemble yesterday. The Monday concert consisted of small groups: flute choir, clarinet choir and a saxophone quartet. The...