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WMU earns top accreditation for landscape management

The University is one of only five organizations the nation to have received accreditation for landscape management and operations under a program established by the Professional Grounds Management Society.

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John M. Barney obituary

John M. Barney, a retired electrician in maintenance services, died June 13 at the age of 60. Services have been held.

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M. Noreen VanderBeek obituary

M. Noreen VanderBeek, a retired staff member in the business and finance division, died June 1 at age 96. Services have been held.

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Dr. Ernest E. Rossi obituary

Dr. Ernest E. Rossi, a former longtime administrator and professor emeritus of political science who retired in 1996, died Aug. 7 at age 86. Services have taken place.

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Maryann Haws-Johnson obituary

MaryAnn Haws-Johnson, a retired coordinator of the Education Library, died May 12 at age 76. She retired in 2002 after 22 years of service to the University.

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Shelley S. Grant obituary

Shelley S. Grant, a retired administrator in the Department of Facilities Management, died April 1 at age 56. She joined the WMU staff in 1992 and retired in 2013 after 21 years of service to the University.