The Wayne Stater

The benefits of being bilingual

Rachel Vogt, Columnist

February 6, 2019

When I came to Wayne State in the fall of 2016, I had a declared major, but wasn’t sure if it would be for me or not. One thing I was sure I wanted to learn more of was Spanish, which was and is still my minor. I have a lot...

More to Planned Parenthood than you know

Rachel Vogt, Columnist

January 23, 2019

Planned Parenthood offers a wide variety of services including birth control and educating people on the different types and their options within using birth control, cancer screenings, well-woman visits, LGBTQ healthcare, HIV...

Take care of your mental and physical health

Rachel Vogt, Sports Editor

January 16, 2019

Mental and physical health are two things that can be strained during someone’s time in college. Georgetown University did a study regarding student health concerns for college students, and it included those that students reported...

New Year’s Resolutions

Rachel Vogt, Sports Editor

January 9, 2019

This is an opinion piece after all, so here is mine. New Year’s resolutions do more harm than good. Most people set unreasonable goals for themselves when the New Year rolls around, and that leads to unnecessary feelings of...

The problem with anti-vaxxers

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Some people want to see the world burn. People like anti-vaxxers who don’t believe people should be vaccinated for various reasons fall under this category. I think we should initially educate ourselves on when and where...

The problem with talking politics

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018

Ooooo-weee, what an election, eh? Well, to be perfectly honest… I don’t know… and if I can tell you a secret… I don’t really care. For the past seemingly forever, I’ve been listening to political arguments, and I find...

Stay safe during the holidays

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Drunk driving in Wayne, America is a huge problem. Many people do not even recognize how bad it is when they are doing it and what affect they may be having on themselves and the people around them. I know quite a few people...

2018 election preview

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

How will the 2018 United States midterm elections affect the nation? The midterm elections will mostly be held on November 6, with the primary season running from March to September. This year, voters will be deciding 35 of...

The great water debate

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

Is water wet? In my opinion, water isn’t wet, however it is a liquid that wets things. Once you come into contact with water, you then become wet. Until that point, water is a liquid but you are still dry. Water isn’t wet....

Growing up with siblings

Rachel Vogt, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

Growing up with two siblings has taught me many things. For example, I learned at a very young age how to fight, which insults went a little too far (and on the other hand, which ones were just enough to make your sibling not...