Faculty, students and the public are encouraged to call ahead to make sure that a particular office on campus is open during Memorial Day on Monday, May 29. There will be no classes.
Opportunities to get globally engaged on campus and in the community in June include teaching international students about local culture and attending globally focused art exhibits.
The revamped master's program is available in Kalamazoo and WMU regional locations in Grand Rapids and Auburn Hills. The latter location offers an accelerated version and a $500 scholarship for early admits.
Based on their most recent multiyear Academic Progress Rates, WMU's cross country and gymnastics teams have earned NCAA Public Recognition Awards for posting scores in the top 10 percent of their sport.
WMU jazz studies students and their instructors are upbeat after again earning multiple wins in DownBeat magazine's 40th annual Student Music Awards.
WMU's Faculty Senate has approved a model to use in revising the University's general education curriculum, setting the stage for implementation of the first significant change to those offerings in 33 years.
Alison Schram, a first-year business student from White Lake, has been selected to attend the marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit in New York City in June.
President John M. Dunn's devotion to students was honored by Kalamazoo community members with a $2.2 million endowed scholarship fund that will support WMU grads who go on to medical school.
The National Council for Geographic Education has awarded Dr. Joseph Stoltman both the Distinguished Mentor Award and the Higher Education Distinguished Teaching Award.
The 2017 CyclingLawyer.com Criterium will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 8, on WMU's Parkview Campus, offering races and activities for all ages.
Free group riding and racing technique clinics for men, women and children are planned for 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 7, at WMU's Business Technology and Research Park.
WMU chosen to train aircraft maintenance technicians, known as AMTs, to fill a high demand the airline is expected to face for the next several years.
For the fourth straight year, the Broncos beat the Central Michigan University Chippewas in the friendly rivalry. Together, enough units were collected to save more than 1,000 lives.
Associate Dean Andrew A. Kline will begin a term on the American Society for Engineering Education Board of Directors in June.
This year's PSSO Service Awards went to Amber Hutson and Beth van den Hombergh. Mark Johnson received the Spirit Award.
The top higher education award in the 2017 American School & University's Green Cleaning Award competition went to WMU for its efforts to protect health without harming the environment.
Madelyn Aittama and a group of 2013 Medallion Scholars, all members of WMU's Lee Honors College, recently received STAR Awards for their volunteer efforts.
Twenty-three courses and three trips are being offered in June and July by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at WMU. The fall semester preview event is set for Aug. 2.