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Wayne State at a Glance
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Aug 30toSep 29
Art Exhibit: Long HorizonPresented by Jennifer Radil. Exhibit runs through Sept. 29.
Behavioral Health SocialOpen house to connect behavioral health students.
Piano Duo: Deux Femmes PianistesFeaturing Dr. Angela Miller-Niles and Shelly Armstrong on piano. The concert will also be livestreamed.
Film Premiere: "The Cross"A film written and produced by Dr. Michael White.
Black and Gold Performing Arts Series: Canadian BrassThe Black and Gold series seeks to enlighten, educate, and entertain! See Canadian Brass, "the world's most famous brass group." Come at 6:30 p.m. for a tour of Peterson!
Meet the FirmsAn opportunity for students to meet accounting professionals from local firms.
Focus on You Friday (September 29)Focus on You Friday: A visit day for high school seniors and their families.
Nebraska’s (Mostly) Hidden Historical Monuments Featured in Program at WSC
The public is invited to the “Marking Nebraska: Our (Mostly) Hidden Historical Monuments” program Oct. 10 sponsored by Humanities Nebraska.
Free Planetarium Shows Oct. 6-7 at WSC
Three shows are available each day Oct. 6-7. The public is invited to WSC’s free planetarium and laser shows.
Theatre Presents 'Everybody' Oct. 5-8
The seriousness of living and dying is reinforced in this Branden Jacobs-Jenkins play.
Faculty Art Exhibit Opens Oct. 6
Artwork by WSC full-time and adjunct faculty will be on display Oct. 6 through Nov. 22 in the Nordstrand Visual Arts Gallery.
Ground Broken for Athletic and Rec Facility
Wayne State’s Athletic and Recreation Facility Renovation and Addition project will have a significant impact on the college and the region it serves.