The Wayne Stater

Rugby tournament moved from Wayne due to large numbers

Halleigh Hawkins, Reporter

February 13, 2019

Filed under Sports

It is the first time in history since the Battle on the Nebraska Prairie Rugby Tournament began that the tournament will be held in South Sioux City, Nebraska April 6th and 7th. This new location is due to the high volume of teams...

Women’s rugby stars bring home championship from Florida

Halleigh Hawkins, Reporter

January 23, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Wayne State women’s rugby team had great representation at the second annual National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO), which took place in St. Petersburg, FL on Jan. 19-20. Six girls from WSC were selected to...

Enrollment increases with transfer students at Wayne State

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

Filed under News

Transfer students reached an all-time high at Wayne State College this fall with an increase of about 240 students enrolled. This spring semester brought in about another 70 students. Many of them transfered from two-year coll...

Sexual harrassment and abuse reported in Wayne

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

Filed under News

As the #MeToo movement has come to open many eyes this past year, recent reports have come to the air in Wayne, NE. According to Title IX Coordinator David McMahan at Wayne State College, there have been 23 instances reported...

Military classes available to WSC students

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

Filed under News

Wayne State College students who are interested in a career in the military have options, thanks to the ROTC program. Wayne State College has been partnering with The University of South Dakota’s (USD) ROTC program, which...

Explore rafting and more when you study in Costa Rica

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Wayne State College students will have the opportunity to travel with Wayne State faculty member Adolfo Cacheiro to Costa Rica for a month to study abroad. Students will learn about the Latin American culture by staying with a...

A time to be thankful: giving to those in need

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Filed under News

The time of Thanksgiving is based upon giving back to people. For different churches and organizations in Wayne, to serve the needy during the month of November in different areas of the town is important. The Mobile Food Truck,...

Senior to be awarded Dr. Ron Holt Civic Award

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018

Filed under News

The Dr. Ron Holt Civic Engagement Award is awarded to a senior at WSC on April 25, 2019 for serving as an exemplary role model and participation in community service learning. Participation in leadership activities and at least...

WSC students enjoyed concert by Marine Band

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The WSC band students traveled to Lincoln on Oct. 2 to watch the “The President’s Own” Marine Band, directed by Jason K. Fettig, opened the season with the first concert of the year. The concert included many songs, ranging...