Bronco quarterback Zach Terrell is WMU's second NFF National Scholar-Athlete in program history and first ever Campbell Trophy recipient.
Nominations are due Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, for the Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award, the highest honor WMU bestows on its faculty members.
The Dec. 8 homicide of a WMU student in an off-campus apartment has left the community reeling. Two male suspects are being sought by the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety, which is leading the investigation.
Applications are being accepted through Friday, Feb. 10, for the Assessment Excellence Individual and Unit awards, which recognize assessment activities that have led to improvements in academic or other programs.
Forty-one employees were inducted Dec. 1 into WMU's 25 Year Club. Two faculty members—Richard W. Malott and James VanDePolder—were recognized for 50 years of service.
Bronco wide receiver Corey Davis has been named a USA Today, Sports Illustrated, Walter Camp Football Foundation and Sporting News All-American.
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WMU student-athletes make up nearly a quarter of the 2016 men's soccer Academic All-MAC team. Honorees include Bock, Bye, DeJulio, Hoover, Jimenez, McNulty, Ruddock, Shepherd, Sipple and Vandenboom.
Head WMU football coach P.J. Fleck has been named FBS Region 3 Coach of the Year by the American Football Coaches Association, and is now a finalist for a national Coach of the Year award.
More than 1,700 students will receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, in Miller Auditorium.
Waldo Library will be on extended hours Dec. 9-10 and a 24-hour schedule Dec. 11-15 to aid students as they prepare for final exams. Sangren Hall's Swain Education Library will be open until midnight Dec. 11-14.
Recipients of WMU's Semiannual Make a Difference Award will be honored as outstanding employees during a reception Friday, Dec. 9, in 157 Bernhard Center.
The WMU football Broncos will be playing in the 2017 Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Monday, Jan. 2. Tickets and travel packages are available.
Dr. Gary H. Bischof, professor and chair of the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, has been named the new dean of WMU's Lee Honors College.
The No. 13 ranked WMU football Broncos beat Ohio 29-23 in the Marathon Mid-American Conference Championship game Friday, Dec. 2, to earn their first conference title since 1988.
A Saturday, Dec. 10, funeral service is planned for Dr. Ernst A. Breisach, professor emeritus of history, who died in Kalamazoo Nov. 25 at age 93.
WMU integrated supply management students placed third in the Bowersox Supply Challenge, marking the University's first placement in the national competition.
Chris O'Neill and T.J. Waldofsky, founders of One Well Brewing, will speak at 8 a.m. Friday, Dec. 9, in WMU's Haworth College of Business Entrepreneurship Forum.