Open positions for students
Congratulations nominees for student employee of the year and supervisor of the year
We appreciate your hard work and dedication to the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Disability Services for Students and the Division of Multicultural Affairs.
College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) students participate in study abroad
Twenty-seven first-year CAMP students and eight staff and student leaders participated in a study abroad experience at the Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro in Querétaro, Mexico during spring break March 7-14, 2015. The students were featured on the back cover of the spring 2015 Western Michigan University Magazine.
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Western Michigan University is awarded for commitment to diversity
The Commitment to Diversity award for announced during the Oct. 3 - 5, 2014 Minority Access, Inc. conference in Washington, D.C. This is the second consecutive year that WMU was granted this award.
Western Michigan University earns 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award
For the second consecutive year, WMU received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award. This national award is an honor bestowed by the national publication INSIGHT into Diversity. Recipients were announced in the magazine's Sept. 16 edition.
Western Michigan University recognized by Campus Pride
Western Michigan University is recognized by Campus Pride, a leading national organization that focuses on LBGT campus inclusion, ranks Western Michigan University with 4.5 stars out of 5 overall on their Campus Pride index. Additionally WMU received a 5 out of 5 star Sexual Orientation Score and 4.5 out of 5 star Gender Identity/Expression Score.
Western Michigan University attained Gold Status with Out for Work
This award recognizes Career and Student Employment Services for their career services for LGBT students. Many of the metrics evaluated were based upon the collaboration between the Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Student Services and Career and Student Employment Services through the Ready to Work Series including the diversity career fair, resume writing workshop, and interview practice session.
Western Michigan University earns 2013 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award
The 2013 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award was announced in the Oct. 17 2013 issue of INSIGHT into Diversity, the nation's oldest and largest publication that focuses on diversity in higher education.