| WMU News
Gene S. Booker, former Western Michigan University professor of management, died Aug. 15. He was 81.
Booker, of Fairhope, Ala., joined WMU in 1960 and retired after almost three decades at the University in 1990. In the 1980s, he chaired the Michigan Investment Advisory Committee, which oversees the state's pension portfolio.
No information on memorial services was available.