The Board of Trustees will meet in formal session at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 23, in 157-159 Berhard Center.
March 2016 WMU News
The filmmaker will talk about the issues facing Flint, Michigan, disinvestment in low-income communities and other topics Wednesday, April 6.
All seven of WMU's top-100 programs are part of the University's celebrated College of Health and Human Services.
Leni Sinclair will showcase her photography and speak about her experiences as a photographer from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in the Lee Honors College lounge.
Dr. James G. Wen, professor of economics and international studies at Trinity College, will speak at noon Wednesday, March 30.
"Golden Rule, Turing Test" will be premiered by co-creators Lucas Pino and Jeremy Siskind and the Advanced Jazz Ensemble at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 29.
The WMU Title IX Sexual Misconduct and Safety Survey will run from March 21 to April 8, allowing University officials to pinpoint areas of concern that students have.
The international Irish dance phenomenon will give one performance at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 29.
Those who take the LibQUAL+ survey have the option of entering a random drawing for one of four Visa gift cards.
Dan G. Malley, a retired WMU custodian, died March 2 at age 68. He retired in 2012 after 12 years of service to the University.
Summer camp offerings range from athletics to entrepreneurship to theatre. A full list is available online at wmich.edu/admissions/camps.
Cecelia Parnther, a doctoral candidate whose research is focused on academic integrity initiatives in higher education, will speak at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 22.
Applications to become Gibbs House Fellows, who are paid to research and work on campus sustainability projects, are due Wednesday, March 30.
Lt. Col. Decker B. Hains will discuss "Leadership in Action: WMU Army ROTC—Building Our Nation's Future Leaders" at 8 a.m. Friday, March 25.
Site construction began Thursday, March 10, and will result in some changes to pedestrian paths around the campus.
Flor De Lys Houston, a retired library assistant at Waldo Library, died Feb. 16 at age 95. She retired in 1985 after 16 years of service to the University
Dr. Kami Pothukuchi will present a talk, titled "What Is the Community that Feeds You? Re-imagining Community in Detroit," at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 17.
Through the Bronco BUDS initiative, WMU partners with Kalamazoo Public Schools to encourage early middle school students to set their sights on college.
Megumi Kanda, who will be in residence in WMU's School of Music as part of a two day appearance, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
Friday, April 1, is the deadline to make nominations for the 2016-17 Emerging Scholar, Distinguished Service and Distinguished Teaching awards.
Anthony A. Gioia, a retired professor of mathematics, died Jan. 4 at age 81. He retired in 1996 after 30 years of service to the University.
Caladh Nua will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. The performance will be preceded by a 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White.
Anthony Helms will be presented with the award and deliver a keynote address at the 2016 ALD National Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C, in October.
The all-student cast will give several performances of the play March 18-26 in the Williams Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.
Ten feature films from around the globe will be screened on successive weekends this month as part of the second annual Kalamazoo World Languages Film Festival.
Idella L. Anderson, a retired Dining Services staff member, died Nov. 8, 2015, at age 92. She retired in 1985 after 21 years of service to the University
Guitarist Philip Catherine and bassist Martin Wind will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
An open dialogue with Japanese citizens has been set from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, in the Fetzer Center.
Daniel Tinkler, a retired power plan operating engineer, died Aug. 31, 2015, at age 67. Memorial gifts may be made to the Almena United Methodist Church Helping Hands Fund.
The Confucius Institute at WMU is accepting registrations for a series of Chinese culture workshops March 15, April 12, April 19, May 17 and June 14.