Photo of yellow tulips and a WMU sculpture.

WMU ranks 68th in business education research, leads way in state

A recent study that measures the importance of research published in quality journals as well as research co-authorship ranks WMU 68th internationally in business and management education research, the highest rank of any Michigan institution.

Photo of Sam Dunlap, WMU's first black student-athlete.

100 years later, WMU's famed 'Black Ghost' remembered

Sam Dunlap, WMU's first black student-athlete, struck fear in the hearts of gridiron opponents and racked up scoring records that lasted decades, all the while fighting racism on and off the playing field.