The Wayne Stater

Documentary advocates for Black History Month expansion

Brianna Parsons, Reporter

February 19, 2019

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Members of the Wayne State College community gathered at Gardner Hall Wednesday, Feb. 13, to view the documentary film, “More than a Month.” The 2012 film, directed by Shukree Tilghman, follows Tilghman as he attempts a camp...

Club Spotlight: Photography Club

Morgan Cardenas, Reporter

February 19, 2019

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Students who have caught the photography bug now have a club to express their creative outlet. A photography club has recently started at Wayne State. They had their first meeting on Thursday, Feb. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Meadowlark...

New Legislative Bill introduced at the capital building in Lincoln

Alex Retzlaff, Reporter

February 13, 2019

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Nebraska State Senator Adam Morfeld introduced Legislative Bill 206 (LB 206) on Friday, Feb. 1 at the capital building in Lincoln. The bill is an attempt to establish laws protecting the First Amendment rights of student journ...

Rugby tournament moved from Wayne due to large numbers

Halleigh Hawkins, Reporter

February 13, 2019

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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...

New Club Spotlight: FCA

Evelyn Knox, Reporter

February 13, 2019

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Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is a new club that was introduced to WSC this year. FCA is a national nonprofit organization that is designed to allow student athletes to come together and unite their passions of religion...

Student senate election voting available March 25

Julia Baxter, Reporter

February 6, 2019

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Wayne State College students will be given the opportunity to influence the members of student senate March 25 through the 29 on eCampus, and in doing so, they will choose who makes decisions on the allocations of a $300,000 trust...

Week of Welcome apps due soon

Alex Retzlaff, Reporter

February 6, 2019

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Students at Wayne State College can apply to be Week of Welcome (WOW) Ambassadors and team leaders until the application closes on Feb. 14. WOW Ambassadors and team leaders help orientate new freshmen to WSC. Ambassadors walk...

Women’s rugby stars bring home championship from Florida

Halleigh Hawkins, Reporter

January 23, 2019

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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...