Wayne State Latin-American Center Celebrates 50 Years, One Of The Oldest Of Its Kind In The CountryWayne State University is celebrating 50 years of it’s Latin-American History Center. The unique program is one of the oldest in the Country and was birthed from the civil rights movement. After 5 decades the center is going strong and encourages students of all diverse backgrounds to live up to their fullest potential.
Wayne State University Instructor Alicia Díaz Helps Define Terms That Refer To People of Latin American DescentAlicia Díaz, an Instructor at Wayne State University's Center for Latino/a American Studies, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to help define terms that refer to people of Latin American descent, and her documentary about Detroit's LatinX stories.
Wayne State, Faculty Union Agree To New 3-Year ContractWayne State University in Detroit and a faculty union have reached an agreement on a new three-year contract.
On-Campus Students At Wayne State University Prepare For, 'New Norm'As Freshmen move into dorms on Friday, they're preparing themselves for the coming school year and new norms. Including mask wear indoors, and adhering to COVID safety protocols on campus.
Michigan's Budget Director Leaving For Wayne State PostMichigan's budget director is leaving his position in October once the fiscal year budget is completed, the governor's office announced on Aug. 20.
Wayne State University To Require COVID-19 Vaccinations, Reinstates Mask MandateWayne State University is the latest Michigan university to announce a vaccine mandate for all students and staff who will be on campus in the fall.
Learning A Thing Or Two About Jazz With Lecturer Vincent ChandlerVincent Chandler joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the importance of passing on the history of jazz to the next generation and how jazz music has influenced the Black community since the genre's conception.
Wayne State University Requiring Masks To Be Worn IndoorsWayne State University says the school has no practical way of differentiating vaccinated and unvaccinated people.
Wayne State University Cancels In-Person Classes, Activities As COVID-19 Cases SpikeWayne State University is suspending all in-person classes and activities due to Michigan’s massive spike in COVID cases.
WSU Conducts Plasma Trial For Covid TreatmentResearchers at Wayne State University are studying the benefits of treating covid patients with the plasma of covid survivors in hopes that the antibodies in the fluid will help fight the virus.
Wayne State University Announces Fall Semester PlansWayne State University announced their fall semester plans Wednesday and like many campuses in the state, things around here will look much different.
Coronavirus In Michigan: Wayne State University Student Tests Positive, Being Moved To Quarantined Residential HallWayne State University confirms a student on their campus has COVID-19.
Wayne State Suspends Study Abroad Program Because Of CoronavirusTravel plans are set for many college students ready to take flight for spring break, but for 90 Wayne State University students, those plans are coming to an abrupt end.
Community Connect: Detroit Stew - A Cultural Melting PotOn the debut of “Community Connect” host Lisa Germani jumps into the melting pot that is Detroit as she explores Greektown, Hamtramck, Mexicantown and Dearborn.
Street Beat: HalloweenOn this week’s Street Beat, host Lisa Germani helps us get into the fall spirit as she gets the scoop on this year's Halloween festivities.