Nelson and Washington

Dr. Nickola "Nicki" Wolf Nelson retires after 35 years at WMU

At a gathering on Tuesday, Aug. 9, faculty and staff from the College of Health and Human Services and across the University came together to celebrate the retirement of Dr. Nicki Nelson, who retired after a distinguished career and 35 years at WMU.

SW faculty in Spain

Social work faculty presents research in Spain

A contingent of social work faculty from Western Michigan University traveled to Salamanca, Spain, to present their research at the 8th International Conference of the European Council for Social Research on Latin America. The topic of the conference forum was: "Charity vs. Development: What Should Be the Mission and Strategy of the Social Work Profession?"

Dr. Schuck

Dr. Lydia Schuck earns appointment, recognition

Dr. Lydia Schuck (Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, 2015) has been appointed to the American Statistical Association's Committee on Disability and Statistics. Dr. Schuck's two-year term will begin in January 2017 and run through December 2019.