Dr. Marysz Rames Named 13th President of Wayne State College
5-6-2015 11:00 am
Nebraska State College System (NSCS) Chancellor Stan Carpenter announced today that the NSCS Board of Trustees is expected to appoint Dr. Marysz Rames of Madison, South Dakota, as the 13th president of Wayne State College (WSC) at its regular board meeting on June 18.
Spring Graduation Includes Awards Honoring Excellence of Faculty, Alumni and Friends
4-28-2015 9:45 am
Wayne State College will hold commencement for graduate and undergraduate students May 9. The graduate ceremony will be at 9:30 a.m. in Rice Auditorium and the undergraduate ceremony will be at 2 p.m. in the Willow Bowl, Wayne States outdoor amphitheater. President Curt Frye, who is retiring in June, will deliver the commencement address at the undergraduate ceremony.
Dr. H. Nicholas (Nic) Windeshausen to Receive Honorary Doctorate
4-28-2015 9:40 am
Dr. H. Nicholas (Nic) Windeshausen will join exclusive Wayne State company when he receives an Honorary Doctorate of Pedagogy from Wayne State College during spring commencement exercises on May 9 in the Willow Bowl. Windeshausen, a resident of Citrus Heights, Calif., has been a Wayne State Foundation trustee since 1994.
Graphic Design Professor Josh Piersanti Wins Prestigious Design Award
4-8-2015 10:00 am
Josh Piersanti, graphic design professor at Wayne State College, received the Graphis Gold Award for his work on the poster “Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004.” The work is included in the Graphis Social & Political Posters Collection, which features the most visually compelling posters selected from international entries.
Senior Jeremy Fricke Receives Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellows Award
4-8-2015 9:45 am
Wayne State College senior Jeremy Fricke of Fremont, Neb., is a recipient of the 2015 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellows Award.
'Bat Boy' Musical Will Run March 27-31 in Black Box Theatre
3-5-2015 9:35 am
Wayne State College will perform "Bat Boy: The Musical", a comedy with some adult subject matter.
Grad Finale Offers Range of Services for Graduation Preparation
2-20-2015 3:25 pm
Wayne State will host a Grad Finale for May and August graduates from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 5 and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 6 in the Student Center Atrium. This is an excellent opportunity for students to tie up loose ends. Refreshments, snacks and door prizes available for those who attend.
WillyCon XVII Lands on Campus April 10-12
2-20-2015 3:20 pm
WillyCon, the annual science fiction and fantasy convention sponsored by the WSC Science Fiction and Fantasy Club, will be April 10-12. This year will mark the 17th consecutive year for WillyCon at Wayne State College.
International Dinner to be Held March 22
2-20-2015 3:15 pm
Wayne State College will host the International Dinner and Entertainment Night from 6 to 9 p.m. March 22 in Frey Conference Suite, Student Center.
Teresa T. Schmidt Art Exhibition Runs Feb. 25-March 26
2-20-2015 3:10 pm
The Wayne State College Department of Art and Design will present the Teresa T. Schmidt, Drawing/Painting: The Line Defines Exhibition at the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery from Feb. 25 through March 26. An opening reception will take place from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery, located in the Peterson Fine Arts Building on campus.
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WSC GOLD Club Introduction Social
2-11-2015 10:25 am
GOLD is a club for Wayne State College’s young alumni.
William Bill Reeg '64 Receives Alumni Service Award
11-7-2014 11:00 am
The 2014 Alumni Service Award was presented to William Bill Reeg at the Hall of Fame Banquet on Oct. 4 during Homecoming. The award recognizes alumni who have enhanced the college through dedicated service, promotion and financial support.
Outstanding Alumni Honored During Homecoming
11-7-2014 10:55 am
Graduates from each of the college's four schools were honored at the Outstanding Alumni Banquet on Oct. 3 during Homecoming. The honorees: David F. Whitt 89 School of Arts and Humanities, Ronita Carlson Jacobsen 94, MSE 98 School of Business and Technology, Maria (Mandel) Goede, MAE 99 School of Education and Counseling, and Edward V. Stansberry 98, MSE 02, Ed Specialist 05 School of Natural and Social Sciences.
Hall of Fame Members Inducted During Homecoming
11-7-2014 10:50 am
WSC honoring athletic Hall of Fame inductees.
Key Personnel Changes in the Wayne State Foundation
11-7-2014 10:45 am
The Wayne State Foundation made two important personnel changes in November to better serve alumni wishing to support the college. Deborah Lundahl, longtime director of development and alumni relations, has been promoted to director of major gifts. Sara Marcellus of Wakefield, Neb., has been named the director of alumni relations.
Wayne State Continues to Impress in Annual College Guides
11-7-2014 10:30 am
Wayne State College is the only public college or university in Nebraska to receive recognition in this years U.S. News and World Report annual college guide, the Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings, and Colleges of Distinction. This is the third consecutive year the college has achieved these honors.
Award-Winning Service-Learning Program Continues Vital Projects
11-6-2014 10:00 am
Wayne State College Service-Learning projects continue each year to serve the community and add the important elements of practical experience and civic engagement to students education.
U.S. Conn Library Renovation Update
11-6-2014 9:35 am
Impressive progress is being made on the renovation of U.S. Conn Library. New concrete footings and steel beams clearly outline the redesigned entrance to the library from Seymour Heritage Plaza with a large crane periodically dominating the skyline of campus. Noisy interior demolition and framing, while contrary to the usual library atmosphere, signal important changes to the organization and definition of space within the library.
Refer a Student to Wayne State College
11-6-2014 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.
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.
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