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HPHE honors alumni for 17th year

Western Michigan University's Department of Human Performance and Health Education honoedr standout alumni as well as faculty and student achievements during the department’s 17th Annual Alumni Honor Academy Breakfast.

allen and carol smith

A short history (58 years)

Allen (B.S.’62, M.S.’66) and Carol (Marcks) (B.A.’63) Smith met on campus as students in 1960 and have quite the story to tell, including an unexpected kiss. 

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CEHD alum named associate vice president

Jesse Grant, alumnus of the Educational Leadership, Research and Technology department in the College of Education and Human Development at Western Michigan University, has been named associate vice president for student life and success at Bemidji State University.

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Veteran educator, prolific researcher named ACE fellow

Dr. Andrea Beach, Western Michigan University professor of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology in the College of Education and Human Development, has been named a fellow of the American Council on Education for the 2018-19 academic year.