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  • OptimizeWayne challenges students to bring change to Detroit

    October 19, 2017
    OptimizeWayne is holding its second Social Innovation Challenge this year and is looking for motivated and creative students to participate. Teams will take time to perfect their ideas for community impact with workshops and mentor support before presenting them to a panel of judges, who will award top presenters with funding for their projects. The challenge is open to students of all majors, and the deadline to submit is Oct. 31.
  • Wayne State launches Warrior Strong campaign

    October 16, 2017
    Wayne State’s new comprehensive marketing campaign, Warrior Strong, launched Monday, following a year of preparation and planning. Warrior Strong emerged as the overall theme following numerous planning discussions and research conducted by the Office of Marketing and Communications and advertising partner Roundtable6. 
  • Black Student Union donates clothes, toiletries for Homeless 100 project

    October 12, 2017
    Wayne State University’s Black Student Union (BSU) teamed up with a variety of organizations to provide clothes and toiletries to Detroit’s homeless community as part of a growing relief effort. Joined by Wayne State’s Organization of Black Alumni, Black Faculty and Staff Association, and other community members, BSU volunteers offered hats, gloves, coats, deodorant, toothpaste, and additional items to more than 80 men and women throughout the city.
  • Help the Warriors light up the night against Northwood at Homecoming

    October 11, 2017
    Cheer your Warrior Football team on to victory against the Northwood Timberwolves at 6 p.m. Saturday at Tom Adams Field. The Homecoming game, which is the last night game of the season, will also include a student tailgate party in Lot 50 beginning at 2 p.m., along with giveaways, a performance by the marching band and halftime recognition of the 2017 Homecoming Court. 
  • Share your Warrior spirit during Homecoming Week

    October 5, 2017
    Join your fellow Warriors in celebration of Homecoming! Free fesitivites — which include a comedy show, the annual Trade Your Tee event, a costume party, recognition of the 2017 Homecoming Court, a tailgate party and more — will kick off Monday and run through Saturday, when the Warrior Football team will take on the Northwood Timberwolves at 6 p.m. 
  • The time is now to apply for financial aid

    October 4, 2017
    If you want to maximize the amount of financial aid you are eligible for, the 2018-19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid submission process is now open. Students who have completed the admission application and filed their FAFSA by Dec. 1 will be eligible for priority consideration for merit scholarships and also be entered into a drawing to win a $500 book scholarship.
  • #StopTheFluWSU looks to increase awareness, vaccinations

    September 29, 2017
    To bring awareness of the low vaccination rates and attempt to increase flu vaccinations on campus, the Campus Health Center launched the #StopTheFluWSU campaign. The Campus Health Center offers flu shots at no out-of-pocket cost to WSU students. Walk-in appointments are available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Monday from Oct. 2 until Dec. 11, and students can post a photo on social media with the hashtag #StopTheFluWSU through Dec. 15 for the chance to win gift cards.
  • Detroit Biodiversity Network installs bioswale on campus

    September 26, 2017
    The Detroit Biodiversity Network — a student organization at Wayne State University — has taken a step in helping the city go green. Together with several community institutions, they have built a bioswale in the parking lot outside of the university's Integrative Biosciences Center. A bioswale is a man-made landscape element designed to take in rain runoff from city streets or structures and filter out pollutants before the water can make its way to the drain system. It also doubles as a potential urban habitat for bees and butterflies.  
  • Now is the time to renew your student organization's registration

    September 21, 2017
    Student organizations can now complete the annual renewal process using the Dean of Students Office’s Get Involved platform. Renewals must be completed by Friday, Sept. 29, to ensure a group remains on the list of registered student organizations. All student organizations must complete the annual registration update process, even if their information has been updated recently.   
  • DLECTRICITY outdoor festival of art and light returns

    September 14, 2017
    Midtown’s Woodward corridor — and parts of WSU's campus — will be illuminated once more for the DLECTRICITY nighttime outdoor festival, featuring cutting-edge installations of light, video and performance art. DLECTRICITY will highlight the work of 36 international, national and local artists from 7 p.m. to midnight on Sept. 22-23.