Events

The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University hosts many events throughout the academic year.

Wednesday, May 17

Taste of the World, a signature fundraising event for Colleagues International, will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake Street. Colleagues International is a Kalamazoo nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing global understanding and cooperation through citizen diplomacy. "Help us build bridges with people from all over the globe. In today's world, it's more important than ever."

Thursday, May 18

Japanese cooking class—Solid Grounds, 1720 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for the general public and $5 for students; includes ingredients.

Tuesday, May 23

CELCIS welcome party1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Burnhams Residence Halls, hosted by the Center for English Language and Culture for International Students. Join CELCIS in welcoming new students with food, fun and games. Free and open to the public.

Thursday, May 25

Japanese cooking class—Solid Grounds, 1720 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for the general public and $5 for students; includes ingredients.

Monday, May 29

Memorial Day (no classes; most WMU offices closed)

Monday, June 5

Last day to withdraw from summer I courses

Saturday, June 24

Summer I commencement

Wednesday, June 28

Summer I semester ends

Thursday, June 29

Summer II semester begins

Tuesday, July 4

Independence day (no classes; most WMU offices closed)

Friday, July 7

Last day to drop/add summer II courses

Monday, July 24

Last day to withdraw from summer II courses

Friday, August 18

Summer II semester ends

Events in the College of Arts and Sciences
Events at Western Michigan University