Come for a half-day visit—a great way to see what it’s really like to be a BUSINESS BRONCO at Western Michigan University with our Grab The Reins program!
This program partners you with current Haworth College of Business students at the top of their programs. Classes, life in the residence halls, student organizations, internships, networking, social events—just ask!
Haworth College of Business seniors Hope Burnham and Caleb Ross were named overall winners at this year’s State Farm Marketing and Sales Competition and brought home $4,000 in scholarships.
Bob Miller, associate vice president for community outreach at WMU, will discuss "The Western Michigan University Business Technology and Research Park: An Update and a View to the Future" at 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 21.
Norm Braksick, retired executive director of Foods Resource Bank, will speak about founding the organization and social entrepreneurship at 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 14, in Room 2150 of Schneider Hall.
Brian Thomas, chief executive officer of OtterBox, will present "Growing up Otter: Education, Opportunity and Giving Back" at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13. The talk is part of the business college's Distinguished Speaker Series.
As part of Haworth College of Business's second annual community service project at Fort Custer National Cemetery, students will clean the headstones of nearly 2,000 graves in preparation for Veterans Day.
Dr. Robert L. Harrison, associate professor of marketing at Western Michigan University, will discuss "Black Friday" shopping at 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31, in Room 2150 of Schneider Hall.
The Greenleaf Trust Trading Room, located in the main corridor of Schneider Hall, will let students experience the excitement of a Wall Street trading floor. A grand opening celebration will be held at 1 p.m. on Oct. 27.
Each semester, the college of business welcomes special guests into classrooms as an opportunity for students to learn from industry experts. This semester's professors for the day will share insights on Oct. 14.
Alessandro DiNello, WMU alumnus and president, CEO and director of Flagstar Bank and Flagstar Bancorp, will deliver a presentation titled "How Western Shaped My Life" at 5 p.m. Oct. 23.