Wayne State College Commencement Features Guest Speaker, Alumni Achievement Award
12-10-2013 8:45 am
Wayne State College will hold commencement for graduate and undergraduate students at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 13 in Rice Auditorium. A total of 231 degrees -- 200 undergraduate and 31 graduate -- will be conferred at the ceremonies by Wayne State President Curt Frye.
Defending Champion WSC Women's Rugby Club Elite 8 Matchup Set for Sunday, Nov. 3
10-30-2013 11:40 am
The defending national champion Wayne State women’s rugby club will face Minnesota Moorhead at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in an Elite Eight matchup. The winner of the match between the two undefeated teams will advance to the Final Four in Cherry Hill, N.J.
USS Constitution Museum Honors Dr. Don Hickey for Artful Scholarship
10-2-2013 2:50 pm
Hickey joins elite company with the honor. Previous winners of the Samuel Eliot Morison Award include journalism and broadcast giant Walter Cronkite; Tip O'Neill, who served as Speaker of the House from 1977 until his retirement in 1987, making him the only Speaker to serve for five complete consecutive Congresses, and the second longest-serving Speaker in U.S. history; and David McCullough, American author and historian, and a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the United States' highest civilian award.
Dr. Christina Narwicz to Exhibit Art at Wayne State College
9-26-2013 2:50 pm
Dr. Christina Narwicz, artist, will show her work at Wayne State College from Sept. 30 to Oct. 30. Narwicz will be involved in an opening and reception from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Sept. 30. She will make a presentation from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. that same day at Gardner Auditorium.
Governor Proclaims October as Nebraska State College System Month
9-19-2013 10:00 am
Gov. Dave Heineman has proclaimed the month of October as Nebraska State College System (NSCS) Month and encouraged students and their parents to visit Chadron State, Peru State or Wayne State College.
Wayne State College Homecoming Features Service, Academic and Athletic Honorees
9-17-2013 9:30 am
Wayne State College will celebrate Homecoming weekend on campus, Sept. 26-29.
Wayne State Makes Big Jump in College Rankings
9-13-2013 1:35 pm
Wayne State ranks 21st among public universities in the Midwest, and 72nd among all regional universities, both public and private, in the U.S. News rankings. Wayne State was 32nd among regional public universities and 88th overall last year.
Wayne State College to Host Family Day Sept. 13-14
9-3-2013 9:15 am
Wayne State College will host Family Day on Sept. 14. The Office of Residence Life invites younger siblings to spend the night or the weekend on campus with their older brother or sister.
Wayne State College Extends New Tuition Rate to South Dakota Residents
8-16-2013 9:05 am
The Nebraska State College System Board of Trustees recently approved the addition of South Dakota residents as eligible for the Midwestern Higher Education Compact tuition rate of 150 percent of the resident tuition rate. The change, which became effective July 1, puts Wayne State tuition,fees, and room and board costs below that of the University of South Dakota and Dakota Wesleyan and just slightly more than South Dakota State University and Dakota State University.
Wayne State College Dean's List Spring 2013
5-31-2013 9:05 am
More than 800 students at Wayne State College were named to the Dean's List for exemplary academic achievement during the past semester.
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Calling all WSC band and choir alumni!
11-7-2013 2:30 pm
WSC Department of Music will be hosting an event for alumni who have participated in a choir or band while at WSC.
Alumni Service Award Presented During Homecoming
11-5-2013 10:05 am
The 2013 Alumni Service Award was presented to Charles Sass ('61) at the Homecoming/Hall of Fame Banquet on Sept. 28. The award recognizes alumni who have enhanced the college through dedicated service, promotion and financial support.
Wayne State Honors Outstanding Alumni During Homecoming
11-5-2013 10:00 am
Wayne State College celebrated Homecoming weekend on campus, Sept. 26-29, which provided the college and the Wayne State Foundation with the opportunity to honor graduates for their accomplishments and support of the college. Outstanding alumni from each of the college's four schools were honored at a banquet on Sept. 27.
Hall of Fame Members Inducted During Homecoming
11-5-2013 9:55 am
Wayne State College celebrated Homecoming weekend on campus, Sept. 26-29, which provided the college and the Wayne State Foundation with the opportunity to honor graduates for their accomplishments and support of the college. Wayne State honored athletic Hall of Fame Inductees at a banquet Sept. 28.
Message from Deb Lundahl, Director of Development and Alumni Relations
11-5-2013 9:50 am
As most of you know by now, the city of Wayne had a very sobering event when an EF-4 tornado with winds up to 170 miles per hour roared through the southeast corner of town, injuring people and destroying businesses and homes. The campus has rallied around the town with students, faculty and staff volunteering to pick up debris, answer phones, serve food, babysit, and assist with fundraisers and anything else that was needed.
USS Constitution Museum Honors Dr. Don Hickey for Artful Scholarship
11-5-2013 9:45 am
Dr. Don Hickey, historian, author and professor at Wayne State College, received the Samuel Eliot Morison Award. This award, named in honor of the renowned maritime historian, is given for artful scholarship and desire to preserve our past for future generations.
Wayne State Makes Big Jump in Annual College Rankings
11-5-2013 9:40 am
Wayne State College is the only public college or university in Nebraska to receive recognition in this year’s U.S. News and World Report annual college guide, the Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings, and Colleges of Distinction. This is the second consecutive year the college has achieved these honors.
Construction Projects Update
11-5-2013 9:35 am
For the first time since 1988, there is not a construction trailer on the Wayne State College campus. But that does not mean progress has ceased. Rather, the college has wrapped up several extensive projects and momentarily catching its breath before embarking on the next phase of dramatic improvements to the campus experience.
Refer a Student to Wayne State College
11-5-2013 9:30 am
Chances are you know a high school student who may be in the process of his or her college search right now. We want you to know we are here to help! Maybe it's your child, grandchild, or even a family friend. Connect them with us and encourage them to experience our campus soon. We know it's the absolute best way to get a true feel for life at WSC.
WSC Yearbook Returns!
11-5-2013 8:00 am
The new and improved Wayne State College yearbook is back! After a 43-year absence, the yearbook, now known as The Paw, is under the direction of WSC student and editor-in-chief Michael Reed.
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