News and announcements
Thesis Celebration Days
Join us Dec. 4 through 6 for thesis presentations by graduating honors students. The public is welcome.
Retired Dean John Martell passed away
Martell had an enormous group of cats he cared for, indoors and out. If anyone would be willing to take a cat in or know of someone who can, please contact Tom Kostrzewa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jackson Peebles passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013
Jackson Peebles was a 2011 Medallion Scholar attending Western Michigan University and majoring in behavioral psychology. A service to celebrate Peeble's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th Street in Kalamazoo, Mich., with a luncheon to follow at the funeral home.
Road salt causing dramatic changes in Southwest Michigan Lakes
Dean Koretsky and her students are researching the effects of road salt on area lakes.
Seeking applicants for editor in chief of "The Laureate"
The Lee Honors College is seeking applicants to serve as editor in chief for the 2013-14 issue of "The Laureate." For 12 years, the honors college has published a distinguished literary journal, "The Laureate." Each year an honors college student, typically a junior or senior, is selected as editor in chief. This student edits "The Laureate" under the close guidance and mentoring of Professor Becky Cooper. The editor is responsible for soliciting, reading and selecting poetry, prose and photography to be included in the issue. This important work may serve as the editor's honors thesis. The ideal candidate will have a passion for literature and creative writing. To submit your resume and letter of interest, or for additional information, contact Becky Cooper at email@example.com or Dean Koretsky at firstname.lastname@example.org. View flier
Study in the States Texas tour trip
The Texas Tour: A Corporate, Cultural and Service Learning Venture “Deep in the Heart of Texas,” offered through the Lee Honors College, had the rich learning experience of visiting all of these companies as well as participating in two service learning projects and learning from alumni leaders at several of the companies and organizations they visited.
Alpha Lambda Delta earns outstanding chapter award
WMU's chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society has won another prestigious Maintaining the Flame Award.
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