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Jay Collier,

Director of College Relations


Wayne State College
1111 Main Street
Wayne, Nebraska 68787
(402) 375-7325

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Campus News

  • Wayne State College Announces Dean's List for Academic Achievement
    6-9-2014 1:35 pm
    More than 900 students at Wayne State College were named to the Dean's List for exemplary academic achievement during the past semester.
  • Boone Evans Receives College's First Ron Holt Civic Engagement Award
    5-13-2014 8:35 am
    Wayne State College student Boone Evans of Herman, Neb., was awarded the Ron Holt Civic Engagement Award in honor of Dr. Ronald Holt, a 1989 Wayne State College Alumnus. The award recognizes a 2014 WSC senior with a $500 award upon graduation.
  • Wayne State College Spring Commencement 2014
    4-30-2014 9:00 am
    Wayne State College will hold commencement for graduate students at 9:30 a.m. May 10 in Rice Auditorium and at 2 p.m. May 10 for undergraduate students in the Willow Bowl.
  • WSC Summer Office Hours
    4-21-2014 3:45 pm
    The following schedule has been established for the summer months of 2014
  • Writers Workshop on April 23 Will Feature Variety of Distinguished Authors
    4-17-2014 11:00 am
    Wayne State College will host a writers workshop on campus April 23 in Gardner Auditorium. The program, which is free and open to the public, will feature five accomplished writers who will discuss the process of writing, each for a different genre including fiction, poetry, children’s books, contemporary non-fiction and history.
  • WSC Planetarium to Host Variety of Shows Through May 9
    4-17-2014 10:55 am
    Wayne State College’s Dale Planetarium will host several shows in connection with the Nebraska Science Festival on April 25-27 and present ongoing shows April 18 through May 9.
  • WSC Bike Club Sponsoring 'Wild Ride' on April 26
    4-17-2014 10:50 am
    The Wayne State College Bike Club is sponsoring a family-oriented event called "The Wild Ride'' from 9 a.m. to noon April 26. There is no admission charge and the event will include registration, a bike ride and picnic. The Wild Ride, which will begin in the Gardner Hall parking lot, is open to students and families of all ages.
  • Wayne State Picks Up 36 Golden Leaf Awards for Student Media
    4-17-2014 10:45 am
    Student media from Wayne State College won 36 Golden Leaf Awards at the Nebraska Collegiate Media Association’s spring banquet held this past weekend at Hastings College. The awards, which honor the work of student journalists at the state’s small colleges, allowed the Wayne Stater and 91.9 FM The Cat to finish second in the “general excellence” category of their respective newspaper and radio categories and KWSC-TV third in television.
  • Wayne State Theatre Department To Perform 54th Annual Children's Show
    3-12-2014 2:50 pm
    Wayne State College students will perform during public performances of the 54th Children's Show, "Treasure Island," in Ramsey Theatre, located in the Peterson Fine Arts Building, at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on March 30.
  • Wayne State to Host 2nd Annual Youth Track Meet on March 7
    2-26-2014 1:25 pm
    Wayne State College will host the second annual Youth Track Meet March 7 at the WSC Recreation Center Indoor Track. Last year, the event drew more than 90 athletes from Wayne, Wakefield, and Winside.


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Alumni News

  • 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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