Media

July

July 6, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was interviewed by WMU News on the topic,"The drop in average compensation for American Executives."

July 6, Dr. Doug Lepisto, assistant professor of management, was interviewed by WMU News on the topic,"Employee satisfaction and how companies can work to define their purpose."

JUne

June 27, Dr. Devrim Yaman, chair of the department of finance and commercial law, was interviewed by WKZO radio on the topic, "Britain leaves EU."

June 24, Dr. KC Chen, professor of business information systems, Dr. Norman Hawker, professor of finance and commercial law, Dr. Mark Hurwitz, professor of political science, Dr.Tom Rienzo, master faculty specialist in business information systems and Dr. Devrim Yaman, chair of the department of finance and commercial law were featured in the WMU News article titled, "New business majors at WMU fill need for business professionals."

May 2016

May 24, Dr. Doug Lepisto, assistant professor of management, was featured at Google's re:work event in a presentation titled, "Create a higher sense of purpose for your organization."

May 20, Dr. Satish Deshpande, interim dean of the WMU Haworth College of Business, was featured in the WMU News article titled, "Interim deans appointed to WMU business, honors college."

May 19,  Aaron McClendon, a WMU integrated supply chain management student, was featured by Modern Materials Handling in the article titled, "ISM announces Tim Fiore winner of the 2016 J. Shipman Gold Medal Award".

May 19,  Aaron McClendon, a WMU integrated supply chain management student, was featured by Thomasnet in the article titled, "ISM Announces Six Winners of R Gene Richter Scholarship."

May 5, Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was interviewed by WKZO on the "Growing number of ransom-ware attacks on businesses and individuals."

May 1, Dr. David Flanagan, professor of management, was featured as a industry expert in the MIBiz article titled, "Hendrickson to lead Perrigo as it wrestles with challenges in European operations."

April 2016

April 18, Aaron McClendon, a WMU integrated supply chain management student, was featured in the WMU News article titled, "Integrated supply management student nets prestigious scholarships."

April 15, CU Insight featured the article titled, "New hot "spot" dedicated at Western Michigan University."

April 15,   Frank Gambino, professor of marketing, and Phil Staniero, executive-in-residence, were quoted in The Shelby Report article titled, "WMU Food Marketing Conference Outgrows Previous Venue, Sets Attendance Record."

April 14, Progressive Grocer, featured the article titled, "Two Meijer Views, Both Focus on Customer."

April 13, MLive featured the article titled, "Hank Meijer talks about new stores in the U.P., Cleveland and Minneapolis."

April 12, MLive featured the article titled, "3 qualities Gordon Food Service expects from leaders."

April 10, Aaron McClendon, a WMU integrated supply management student was featured in the Hometownlife article titled, "Glenn graduate receives $10,000 scholarship at WMU."

April 7, WMU News featured the article, "Engineer-turned-electronics recycling expert to give upcoming talk."

April 7, Frank Gambino, professor of marketing and director, food and consumer package goods marketing, was quoted in the Grand Rapids Business Journal article titled, "Food conference making Grand Rapids debut."

April 6, Jill Clark, Kinsey Staver, Andrea Gentile and Madelyn Olsen, WMU accountancy students, were featured in the WWMT article title, "WMU students travel to Alaska to help with taxes in rural villages."

April 6, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of finance, was quoted in the WWMT article titled, "Pfizer, Allergan pull out of $160B merger, citing tax regulations."

March 2016

March 30, Dr. Timothy Palmer, professor of management, was featured in the WMU News article titled, "Dr. Bierlein Palmer Presents at Conference."

March 27, Battle Creek Enquirer featured the article titled, "Nearly 50 camps offered this summer at WMU for youth.

March 25, Jill Clark, Kinsey Staver, Andrea Gentile and Madelyn Olsen, WMU accountancy students, were featured in the MLive article titled, "WMU professor, students helping rural Alaskan residents prepare taxes."

March 23, Aaron McClendon, WMU integrated supply management student, was featured in the Industrial Supply Association artitle titled, "Western Michigan Student Wins Buffington Scholarship."

March 23, Frank Gambino, professor of marketing, was quoted in the WMU News article titled, "WMU's Food Marketing Conference to draw over a 700 industry leaders."

March 21, Jill Clark, Kinsey Staver, Andrea Gentile and Madelyn Olsen, WMU accountancy students, were featured in the Western Herald article titled, "WMU accounting students provide tax help to Alaskan villages."

March 18, Jill Clark, Kinsey Staver, Andrea Gentile and Madelyn Olsen, WMU accountancy students, were featured in the WMUK article titled, "WMU Professor Takes Students To Remote Alaskan Villages - To Prepare Tax Returns."

March 14, Lt. Col. Decker B. Hains, chair of the Department of Military Science and Leadership, was featured in the article titled, "WMU's ROTC leadership program to be focus at breakfast series."

March 8, 2016, Dr. Robert Landeros, chair of the department of management and director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, was featured in the WMU News article, "Business pitch competition and showcase open to WMU student entrepreneurs."

March 8, 2016, Jill Clark, Kinsey Staver, Andrea Gentile and Madelyn Olsen, WMU accountancy students, were featured in the WMU News article titled, "WMU prof takes tax help to indigenous villages in Alaska."

March 7, 2016, Ken Jones, director of education and applied solutions and integrated supply management faculty member, was featured in the WMU News article, "WMU's Center for Integrated Supply Chain Management expands services."

February 2016

Feb 25, 2016, the Western Herald featured the article, "Third annual Designed to Lead conference to be held Feb 26."

Feb. 24, 2016, Dr. Robert Reck, professor of marketing and director of the Center for Integrated Supply Management, was featured in the WMU News article titled, "Integrated supply management program ranks No. 5 in undergrad education."

Feb. 19, 2016, Dr. Sime Curkovic, professor of supply chain management, was featured in the Grand Rapids Business Journal article titled, "University supply chain program ranks No. 7 in world."

Feb. 17, 2016, Dr. Jim DeMello, professor of finance, was featured in the WMU News article, "New WMU summer youth camps focus on entrepreneurship, finance."

Feb.17, 2016, Dr. Frank Gambino, professor of marketing, was featured in the WMU News article, "WMU Food Marketing Conference moves to Grand Rapids."

Feb. 16, 2016, Dr. David Burnie, professor of finance, was featured in the WMU News article, "New program helps to prepare finance students for Series 7 exam."

Feb. 12, 2016, Dr. Kay Palan, dean of the Haworth College of Business, was featured in the WMU News article, "Leadership experts to speak at third annual student conference."

Feb. 09, 2016, Dr. Robert Landeros, chair of the management department and professor of management, was featured in the WMU News article, "WMU excels at educating, producing entrepreneurs."

January 2016

Jan. 28, 2016, WMU News featured the article, "Exchange industry veteran to give Distinguished Speaker Series talk."

Jan. 26, 2016, Western Herald featured the article, "Mercantile Bank of Michigan Speaker Series to host sustainable brewing lecture."

Jan. 17, 2016, Battle Creek Enquirer featured the article, "Class Notes: Sustainable craft brewing education focus of community breakfast series."

Jan. 15, 2016, Progressive Grocer featured the article, "WMU Food Marketing Conference Keynote: Eating Away From Home May be the New Normal."

Jan. 07, 2016, WMU News featured the article, "Sustainable craft brewing education to be focus of upcoming talk."

Jan. 07, 2016, Grand Rapids Business Journal featured the article, "Accounting degree has an international flair."

Jan. 07, 2016, Second Wave Media featured the article, "WMU to offer Chinese students accountancy classes."

Jan. 06, 2016, MLive featured the article titled, "CEO of Varsity News Network to speak in WMU Entrepreneurship Forum."

Jan. 05, 2016, Carlos Pinon, WMU advertising and promotion student was featured in the MLive article titled, "Watercooler: Co-founder of Green Door Distilling to share business vision."

December 2015

Dec. 22, 2015, WMU News featured the article, "WMU's business college develops dual degree program in China."

Dec. 22, 2015, WMU News featured the article, "Growing sports network to be focus at next Entrepreneurship Forum."

Dec. 22, 2015, Carlos Pinon, WMU advertising and promotion student was featured in WMU News article, "WMU student one of 50 honored by national advertising organization."

Dec. 15, 2015, WRKR featured the article, "KVCC Announces Pathway Plan for Business Student Degrees at WMU."

Dec. 9, 2015, Matthew Milantoni, Melody Warner, Lauren Bone and Sam Bell, WMU sales and business marketing students, were featured by Grand Rapids Business Journal article, "College students earn honors in national sales competitions."

Dec. 8, 2015, Matthew Milantoni, Melody Warner, Lauren Bone and Sam Bell, WMU sales and business marketing students, were featured by the WMU News article, "Sales students shine during two national competitions."

Dec. 7, 2015, Dr. Ola Smith, professor of accountancy, was featured in WMU News article, "Professor named to accounting governing board."

Dec. 4, 2015, Dr. Alan Rea, professor or business information systems, was quoted by WIN 98.5 in topic, "Michigan small businesses get help to guard against cyber assaults."

Dec. 1, 2015, Tamara Davis, regional director of the Small Business development Center here at WMU, was featured in article, "Downtown Kalamazoo attracting residents/business."

November 2015

Nov. 30, 2015, Emmanuel Machine, a finance student at WMU, was featured in the Western Herald article titled, "Student invention could bring privacy to dorms."

Nov. 28, 2015, Dr. Robert Harrison, associate professor of marketing, interviewed by BBC Radio on "Black Friday."

Nov. 24, 2015, Western Herald featured article, "Newly named career center honors Zhang's contribution to WMU."

Nov. 20, 2015, WKZO featured article, "WMU students gain big award for inexpensive infant ventilation device."

Nov. 20, 2015, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of finance interviewed by WMUK102.1, "Why West Michigan Businesses Want to Move Overseas."

Nov. 20, 2015, FM106.5 featured article, "WMU students gain big award for inexpensive infant ventilation device."

Nov. 19, 2015, WMU News featured article, "NeoVent duo wins innovation prize sponsored by U.S. Patent Office."

Nov. 12, 2015. Dr. Duke Leingpibul, associate professor of marketing, interviewed by WMU News "The Move to cage-free eggs."

Nov. 11, 2015, Dr. Robert Harrison, associate professor of marketing, interviewed by BBC Radio on "Consumer frenzy and Black Friday."

Nov. 11, 2015, Western Herald featured article, "Western Michigan University to celebrate veterans day."

Nov. 10, 2015, Western Herald featured article, "15th annual ROTC blood drive hopes to see 150 people."

Nov. 10, 2015, Dr. Jack Ruhl, professor of accountancy, was quoted in the National Catholic Reporter article titled, "Judge approves Milwaukee archdiocese's plan to emerge from bankruptcy."

Nov. 2, 2015, Dr. Jack Ruhl, professor of accountancy, published article in National Catholic Reporter, "NCR Research: Costs of sex abuse crisis to US church underestimated."

Nov. 1, 2015, MLive featured article, "KVCC Healthy Living Campus on schedule to open in 2016.

October 2015

Oct. 24, 2015, Grand Rapids Business Journal featured article, "Haworth College of Business Awards Ceremony."

Oct. 22, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Conference to explore transforming healthcare through information technology."

Oct. 19, 2015, WMU News featured article, "WMU business students to continue service project to honor veterans."

Oct. 19, 2015, MLive featured article, "Dozens of activities planned for WMU 2015 homecoming festivities."

Oct. 19. 2015, MLive featured article, "Startup Week gets started in Kalamazoo, Nov. 13-20."

Oct. 19, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Bronson Healthy Living Campus to be next subject of breakfast speaker series."

Oct. 3, 2015, Caroline Ray, career development specialist, MLive Featured article, "10 employees honored for excellence at WMU 2015 University Convocation."

Oct. 1, 2015, Dr. Melissa Intindola, assistant professor of management, interviewed by WMU Radio News Service, "Rethinking Work."

Oct. 1, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Six public career fairs being held at WMU next month."

Oct. 1, 2015, Grand Rapids Business Journal featured article, "Entrepreneurship Forum Breakfast Speaker Series."

September 2015

Sept. 30, 2015, Dr, John Mueller, assistant professor of management, WMU News featured article, "WMU Course examining startups wins national award."

Sept. 29, 2015, Media outlets featured Consumers Credit Union for receiving WMU Haworth College of Business Career Center's first Employer of The Year award.

Sept. 29, 2015, Caroline Ray, career development specialist, WMU News featured article, "University to honor its top four staffers for 2014-15."

Sept. 24, 2015, Dr. David Flanagan, professor of management, WMUK interview, "Mylan's hostile takeover attempt of Perrigo."

Sept. 23, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Arcadia Ales on tap for next Entrepreneurship Forum."

Sept. 22, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Kellogg Co. and Consumers Credit Union honored by business career center."

Sept. 18, 2015, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of financial and commercial law, media outlets interviewed him on Fed's decision not to raise interest rates.

Sept. 16, 2015, Western Herald article, "September lectures, presentations and events dates."

Sept. 14, 2015, Dr. Elizabeth Hoger, professor of business information systems, Win 98.5 featured article, "WMU professor: Constant connectivity to work creating additional stress."

Sept. 13, 2015, Bob Stewart, career development specialist at WMU, Crain's Detroit Business featured article, " College, state programs prepare veterans for life after military."

Sept. 11, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Heritage Hall to be next subject of breakfast speaker series."

Sept. 10, 2015, Dr. Elizabeth Hoger, professor of business information systems, WMU radio News Service featured in interview, "The growing conflict between work and leisure."

Sept. 9, 2015, WMU News featured article, "WMU named among U.S. News' best national universities' for the 25th year."

Sept. 8, 2015, Dr. Jack Ruhl, professor of accountancy, Reuters featured article, "Insight - As Pope visit nears, U.S. Catholic Church faces financial strain."

August 2015

August 24, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Electric scooter company to zoom into business college for first entrepreneurship forum."

August 12, 2015, Heather Fabian, integrated supply management student, WMU News featured in article, "ISM student wins $3,000 scholarship."

August 10, 2015, Dr. Kuanchin Chen, professor of business information systems, WMU News featured in article, "WMU professor's paper recognized as outstanding paper of the year."

August 10, 2015, WMU News featured article, "High finance of Wall Street comes to business college."

July 2015

July 23, 2015, Lynsey DeGraaf, an integrated supply management student, WMU News featured in article, "ISM student one of four statewide awarded $5,000 industry scholarship."

July 14, 2015, Amy Morales, and Sydney Lammers, advertising and promotion students, WMU News featured in article, "Advertising students win $5,000 in scholarships."

June 2015

June 30, 2015, Rainie Quang, student of accountancy, was featured on WMU News, "Accountancy student receives $10,000 scholarship."

June 15, 2015, Retail Merchandiser Magazine released article, "WMU Food and Consumer Packaged Goods Marketing Program: Professional Partners."

June 4, 2015, MLive featured article,  "Sixteen Southwest Michigan students named WMU Presidential Scholars."

May 2015

May 19, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Doctors Without Borders board member to speak at breakfast series."

May 7, 2015, WMU News featured article, "WMU MBA students provide winning solutions."

May 7, 2015, WMU News released article, "Business students recognized for leadership, community involvement."

May 7, 2015, WMU news featured article, "Business students take third in project management competition."

May 7, 2015, WMU News reported, "WMU sales program nationally recognized for excellence."

May 7, 2015, Southwest Michigan's Second Wave reported "WMU entreprenuers win $5,000 in GreenLight competition."

May 5, 2015, WMU news reported "WMU business students win $5,000 award at GreenLight competition."

May 1, 2015, Encore Kalamazoo featured an article about WMU's Starting Gate, "Starting Out Right Business incubator helps young entrepreneurs."

April 2015

April 28, 2015, WMU News reported article, "WMU and APICS to offer supply chain and management lunch workshops."

April 27, 2015, hometownlife featured piece, "Milford student earns WMU top award."

April 27, 2015, WMU News reported, "Pitch Competition draws range of student-led companies."

April 27, 2015, Midland Daily News reports on the students on WMU integrated supply management team.

April 25, 2015, "Hough receives WMU's top undergraduate honor for 2015", reported and released by Three Rivers Commercial News.

April 22, 2015, WMU News featured article, "WMU sales students take third at national sales competition."

April 17, 2015, Mlive features article, "Kalamazoo Rotary Club members head to second grade for sixth year."

April 15, 2015, WMU News article, "Gilmore Car Museum administrator next speaker at breakfast series," is released.

April 15, 2015, WMU News featured an article, "Renowned Business Sustainability Expert to Visit Campus."

April 8, 2015, Media outlets featured Michigan-based Magline congratulating Western Michigan University supply chain ranking.

April 7, 2015, PR Log featured article "Michigan-based Magline congratulating Western Michigan University supply chain ranking."

April 6, 2015, Numerous media outlets featured Michigan-based Magline congratulating Western Michigan University supply chain ranking.

April 6 2015, Record & Clarion featured article "WMU integrated supply management students excel at competition."

April 3, 2015,  The Western Herald article, "Seventh "Bold Warrior" ROTC Brigade Commander Colonel M. Blaine Hedges visits Western Michigan University," is released.

March 2015

March 30, 2015, WMU News featured article, "Founder of Organic cloth diaper company to give campus talk."

March 24, 2015, The Grand Rapid Business Journal ran an article, University partners with purchasing company on workshops.

March 20, 2015, Dr. Jack Ruhl, professor of accountancy, was interviewed for a piece titled "Priest pension crisis: $74M gap in retirement fund in the Boston Globe."

March 19, 2015, The Western Herald featured article, "Entrepreneur and Founder of Newmind Group to speak at WMU."

March 17, 2015, WMU News published article, "Consumer marketing expert to present business talk."

March 15, 2015, MLive featured article, "50th WMU Food Marketing Conference is Monday and Tuesday in downtown Kalamazoo."

March 10, 2015, Two media outlets featured reports on Advanced Purchasing Dynamics and Western Michigan University's "Purchasing and Supply Chain Professionals workshop." 

February  2015

Feb, 26, 2015, Jakarta International College reported "New rankings put WMU supply chain program at No. 2 in nation."

Feb, 25, 2015, WMU's news featured article, "WMU's Food Marketing Conference celebrates 50th anniversary."

Feb, 25, 2015, Virtual Strategy Magazine reported, "Emerge Strategic Solutions Inc. To keynote Western Michigan University's 50th Annual Food Conference on Becoming "Remarkable at Retail."

Feb. 24, 2015, Dr. Jack Ruhl, professor of accountancy, was featured in a Minnesota Public Radio News article, "Archdiocese bankruptcy will include search for assets."

Feb. 24, 2015, Grand Rapids Business Journal Books of Lists: Top Entrepreneurship Programs.

Feb. 24, 2015, WMU news features, "Business pitch competition open to WMU student entrepreneurs."

Feb. 17, 2015, Dr. Ron Larson, associate professor of marketing, was featured on WWMT channel 3 in Kalamazoo in an interview titled "Food Expiration Investigation."

Feb. 17, 2015, Multiple media outlets features WMU's supply chain program new ranking at No. 2 in nation.

Feb. 16, 2015, WMU News featured, "Clinical director of children's autism center next in breakfast series."

Feb. 11, 2015, MLive reports, "WMU supply chain program ranked second in nation by tech research firm."

Feb. 10, 2015, Dr. Matthew Ross, assistant professor of finance, was interviewed on WBCK 95.3 about "The Effects of Up and Down Gas Prices."

Feb. 6, 2015, Jo Wiley, master faculty specialist of business communication, was interviewed by WMU Radio News Service for a piece titled "Meetings, meetings and more meetings."

Numerous media outlets featured Western Michigan University marketing student Daniel Floyd for receiving Patent No. 20140287385 for his invention SpeechMasterPro, a device that assists those with speech impediments, as well as others seeking to improve their articulation and elocution.

January 2015

Jan. 29, 2015, WMU Radio News Service broadcast about winners and losers with cheap oil.

Jan. 22, 2015, WMU students Joseph Barnett and Stephen John were featured in Kzoo Connect article titled "Aiming to Assist Newborns in Developing Countries."

Jan. 20, 2015, The Shelby Report featured the article, "Conference Has Helped Students Become 'Industry Ready' For 50 Years."

Jan. 18, 2015, Dr. Marcel Zondag, assistant professor of marketing was featured in a SupplyChainOpz article, "Putting the "S" Back in the S&OP Planning Process."

Jan. 16, 2015, WMU Radio News Service broadcast about increase in cyber attacks and cyber warfare

Jan. 15, 2015, WMU News, article titled "Seita Scholars program update next up in breakfast speaker series."

Jan. 7, 2015, Numerous media outlets mention Daniel Bowen of Dempsey Venture as a speaker at Western Michigan Entrepreneurship Forum

December 2014

Dec. 22, 2014, Numerous media outlets featured Western Michigan University marketing student Daniel Floyd for receiving Patent No. 20140287385 for his invention SpeechMasterPro, a device that assists those with speech impediments, as well as others seeking to improve their articulation and elocution.

Dec. 22, 2014, Western Michigan University sales students continued to perform at a high level at national competitions, finishing fifth in a field of 40 universities competing in this year's Russ Berrie Institute National Sales Challenge.

Dec. 12, 2014, Dr. Bruce Ferrin, associate professor of marketing, was featured in a SupplyChainOpz article on reducing LTL freight costs.

November 2014

Nov. 27, 2014, Dr. Robert Harrison, associate professor of marketing, was featured throughout the month by Grand Rapids Business Journal, MLive, WWMT 3 and WZZM 13 as an expert on Black Friday chaos.

Nov. 1, 2014, The Battle Creek Enquirer reported on the college's First Year Experience students service project at Fort Custer in an article titled "Western business students clean headstones."

October 2014

Oct. 30, 2014, Numerous media outlets featured the college's new Greenleaf Trust Trading Room:

Oct. 28, 2014, Ralph Yingling, director of information technology for the college, was quoted in the MLive article titled "The blues will go on: The 411 Club closure leaves fans wondering what's next, marks end of long-running jam session."

Oct. 27, 2014, Ken Jones, director of executive education for the integrated supply management program and instructor of management, was interviewed on WWMT 3 about the recalls of 2014 hurting consumer confidence in American cars.

Oct. 24, 2014, Geralyn Heystek, director of the Haworth College of Business career center, and Chris Robinson, assistant director of academic advising at the college, were featured in a Grand Rapids Business Journal article titled "University wins first place for student-retention program."

Oct. 13, 2014, Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was interviewed by WWMT 3 about the leaking of Snapchat photos online.

Oct. 9, 2014, Dr. Bernard Han, professor of business information systems and co-director of the WMU health informatics and information management program, discussed Ebola and the need for better electronic health records on WMU Radio.

September 2014

Sept. 11, 2014, Dr. Norman Hawker, professor of finance and commercial law, was quoted in the Bridge Magazine article titled "Michigan tax facts, part 2: Who wants what in the long war over taxes."

Sept. 4, 2014, Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was interviewed on WMU Radio about cloud computing and Internet security.

Sept. 3, 2014, Dr. Onur Arugaslan, professor of finance and commercial law, was featured as an expert in an article on WalletHub.com titled "2014's Best and Worst Places to Retire."

August 2014

Aug. 15, 2014, Dr. David Flanagan, professor of management, was quoted in the Wall Street Journal's Morning Risk Report in an article titled "Cisco's reputation worries: Death by 6,000 cuts?" The full article is available here for subscribers to the Wall Street Journal.

Aug. 4, 2014, Ken Jones, director of executive education for the integrated supply management program and instructor of management, and recent Haworth College of Business graduate, Hanna Downs, were interviewed on WMUK about their work studying Detroit's transportation facilities.

July 2014

July 31, 2014, Dr. Christopher Korth,professor of finance and commercial law, was interviewed on WMU Radio about the Walgreen Company, corporate taxes and tax loopholes.

July 28, 2014, Ken Jones, director of executive education for the integrated supply management program and instructor of management, was interviewed on WKZO about the ISM teams that helped Detroit streamline office practices and save money.

July 28, 2014, Dr. Robert Harrison, assistant professor of marketing, was quoted by the Toronto Star in their article "Campaign does away with the bumbling dad."

June 2014

June 26, 2014, Dr. Jennifer Palthe, associate professor of management, spoke about the crisis at General Motors on WMU Radio.

June 17, 2014, Ken Jones, director of executive education for the integrated supply management program and instructor of management, was interviewed during a live broadcast on WKZO radio about ISM teams helping the city of Detroit boost operational efficiency.

June 8, 2014, John Mueller, assistant professor of management, was featured in the MiBiz article "Anxious Angels: SEC consideration of new accredited investor definition worries angel investor groups."

June 8, 2014, Dr. Satish Deshpande, associate dean for operations and graduate programs, was quoted in an MiBiz article titled "MBA Update: B-schools turn to partnerships, concentrations to propel students' learning."

May 2014

May 7, 2014, Dr. Robert Landeros, chair of management, was quoted on WWMT 3 in a series about getting "More Bang For Your Buck." (Link no longer available)

May 5, 2014, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of finance and commercial law, was interviewed about his book on Monday Night Live with Keith Roe. (No link available)

April 2014

April 23, 2014, Dr. Tom Edmonds, faculty specialist in law, spoke with WMUK about the potential risks of crowdfunding.

April 17, 2014, Dr. Jim Eckert, associate professor of marketing, spoke about the gender wage gap on WMU Radio.

April 15, 2014, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of finance and commercial law, was featured on WKZO discussing his ideas for tax reform.

April 3, 2014, Dr. Tom Edmonds, faculty specialist in law, discussed crowdfunding, mini-stock exchanges and fraud on WMU Radio.

April 2, 2014, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was featured on WWMT discussing the effect a hike in minimum wage would have for West Michigan.

March 2014

March 27, 2014, Dr. Satish Deshpande, associate dean for operations and graduate programs, spoke about lost productivity during March Madness on WMU Radio.

March 13, 2014, Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was featured on WMU Radio discussing the Target breach and internet security.

March 6, 2014, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, discussed the recent efforts to raise the state minimum wage on WMU Radio.

February 2014

Dr. Laurel Ofstein, assistant professor of management, commented on the preliminary findings from the survey, developed with Grand Valley State University and the Family Business Alliance, aimed to create an updated database of family-owned businesses in West Michigan counties.

January 2014

Jan. 31, 2014, Dr. Stephen Newell, professor of marketing, discussed Super Bowl ads and the reasons marketers are eager to buy them on WMU Radio.

December 2013

Dec. 9, 2013, Dr. Robert Landeros, chair of management, was named by the Grand Rapids Business Journal as a Newsmaker of the Year nominee in the Education category.

Dec. 5, 2013, Dr. Tom Edmonds, faculty specialist in law, was featured on WMU Radio regarding the Detroit bankruptcy.

Dec. 3, 2013, Dr. Stacey Fitzsimmons, assistant professor of management, was featured in Western Herald's article: WMU professor becomes part of X-Culture Project.

Dec. 3, 2013, Dr. Roger Tang, professor of accountancy, discussed the changes in the WMU community in the Western Herald article about the induction into the 25 Year Club.

Dec. 2, 2013, Dr. Karen Lancendorfer, associate professor of marketing, was named president of the American Academy of Advertising.

November 2013

Nov. 27, 2013, Dr. Robert Harrison, assistant professor of marketing,discussed the culture surrounding Black Friday shopping with MLive.

Nov. 25, 2013, Dr. Mushtaq Luqmani, chair of marketing, was quoted in MLive's article: Black Friday, Thanksgiving hours for big Kalamazoo-area retailers.

Nov. 2, 2013, Numerous media outlets reported on the college's First Year Experience students cleaning headstones at Fort Custer:

October 2013

Oct. 27, 2013, Matt Roush recently visited WMU on the annual Tech Tour for CBS Detroit. The middle section of his article is devoted to entrepreneurial education, and Dean Kay Palan, Dr. John Mueller and Moh'd Albattikhi were all featured in the article as were students Daniel May and Matt Page.

Oct. 23, 2013, Dr. Jennifer Palthe, associate professor of management, was quoted in the Western Herald article about the round table event that kicked off National Campus Sustainability Day at WMU.

Oct. 15, 2013, Dr. Jim Eckert, associate professor of marketing, was featured on WKZO AM 590 and on WMU Radio News Service regarding the government shutdown and negotiation.

Oct. 13, 2013, Dr. Bret Wagner, associate professor of management, was featured as an expert in MiBiz in the article: Savvy shippers: Big data puts powerful logistics tools in hands of more companies via outsourcing.

August 2013

Aug. 29, 2013, Dr. Satish Deshpande, associate dean for operations and graduate programs, spoke about WMU's new health care MBA degree with Second Wave.

Aug. 28, 2013, Dr. Satish Deshpande, associate dean for operations and graduate programs, was featured in MLive's article: Western Michigan University to offer MBA degree in health care this fall.

Aug. 27, 2013, Dr. Kay Palan, dean, was interviewed on the Lori Moore Show (WKZO) about Starting Gate.

Aug. 23, 2013, Daniel May, a finance and commercial law student, was featured in MLive's article: Young entrepreneurs at Western Michigan University launch food-finding app through startup accelerator.

Aug. 22, 2013, WMU has added an MBA concentration in healthcare - FIND MBA.

Aug. 22, 2013, Dr. Kay Palan, dean, described the new business accelerator, Starting Gate, to Second Wave.

Aug. 13, 2013, Dr. Ola Smith, associate professor of accountancy, was appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder to state Board of Accountancy.

Aug. 9, 2013, Dr. Kay Palan, dean, was interviewed about the college's new study on family-owned businesses on WKZO Radio. (No link available)

Aug. 8, 2013, Dr. Laurel Ofstein, assistant professor of management, talked about why family-owned businesses should get more praise on Win 98.5 Radio.

Aug. 6, 2013, Dr. Laurel Ofstein, assistant professor of management, was quoted in CBS Detroit's article: New Study From WMU, Grand Valley To Gather Data On Family Businesses.

Aug. 6, 2013, Dr. Laurel Ofstein, assistant professor of management, discussed the study on West Michigan's family-owned businesses with MLive.

Aug. 6, 2013, The college was featured in Holland Sentinel's article: GVSU launches family-owned business study.

Aug. 2, 2013, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was featured on WMU Radio regarding executive pay.

July 2013

July 5, 2013, Dr. Ali Metwalli, professor of finance, was featured on WZZM 13, sharing his perspective on events in Egypt.

June 2013

June 28, 2013, Dr. Marcel Zondag, assistant professor of marketing, was quoted in MLive's article: Wave of craft beer washes over Michigan, and growth shows no sign of slowing.

June 13, 2013, Dr. John Mueller, assistant professor of management, was featured as an expert in Southwest Michigan's Second Wave in a piece titled: How the startup community is growing in Kalamazoo.

June 3, 2013, Jane Westra, academic advisor, was quoted in the Western Herald piece regarding some changes in advising at WMU, notably that students will now have an assigned advisor.

May 2013

May 31, 2013, Dr. JoAnn Atkin, associate professor of marketing, was quoted in MLive's article: M Spa Salon controversy serves as object lesson in power of social media.

May 16, 2013, Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was featured on WWMT News 3 as an expert for a story on cell phone security and data protection.

February 2013

Feb. 17, 2013, Dr. Satish Deshpande, associate dean for operations and graduate programs, was interviewed by MiBiz about how the MBA program can benefit entrepreneurs.

Feb. 4, 2013, Dr. Karen Lancendorfer, associate professor of marketing, contributed her thoughts on this year's Superbowl advertisements in an MLive article.

January 2013

Jan. 21, 2013, Dr. Christopher Korth, professor of finance, was interviewed by Keith Roe for the entire hour of the Monday Night Live TV program describing his tax-reform proposal. (No link available)

Jan. 11, 2013, John Weitzel, faculty specialist of marketing, appeared on WMU Radio News speaking about branding and advertising in the auto industry. (No link available)

December 2012

Dec. 10, 2012, Dr. Devrim Yaman, professor of finance, was interviewed by CFO magazine, a national magazine tailored for finance executives. The interview was about the recent increase in convertible bond issuance in the US and internationally.

Dec. 3, 2012, Dr. Sime Curkovic, professor of management, and Dr. Tom Scannell, professor of management, were interviewed for a Western Herald article regarding their collaboration with Steelcase.

November 2012

Nov. 28, 2012, Tom Edmonds, faculty specialist in Law, was interviewed by Al Jones/Kalamazoo Gazette in relation to the Bermo Enterprises bankruptcy

October 2012

Oct. 18, 2012, Dr. Karen Lancendorfer, associate professor of marketing, did a radio interview on negative political ad campaigns.

Oct. 19, 2012, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was interviewed by Channel 3 News regarding bullying in the workplace. (No link available)

April 2012

Feb. 10, 2012, Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was quoted by the Detroit Free Press in the article "Ford CEO Alan Mulally again ranks No. 1 in auto CEO pay, with $29.5 million."

March 2012

Dr. Alan Rea, professor of business information systems, was interviewed by WWMT- TV in Kalamazoo about the potential of system hacks relating to the Elton John concert ticket sales.

February 2012

Feb. 14, 2012 - Dr. Timothy Palmer, professor of management, was interviewed on the changes in management at Stryker by WWMT TV.

Feb. 13, 2012 - LTC Zoltan Krompecher, chair, Department of Military Science, was interviewed about the Andrew Carroll presentation at the College in January on WKZO Radio - The Lori Moore Show.

Feb. 10, 2012 - Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, was interviewed by the Detroit Free Press on succession planning in an article "Two key players in Ford turnaround to retire; replacements are named."

Feb. 6, 2012 - Dr. Karen Lancendorfer, associate professor of marketing, discussed the 2012 Super Bowl advertisements on the WWMT - TV Morning Show.

Feb. 6, 2012 - Dr. Karen Lancendorfer, associate professor of marketing, discussed the 2012 Super Bowl advertisements on WKZO Radio - The Lori Moore Show.