January 2018 Events

Monday, January 1

Holiday closureMany WMU offices closed.
New Years Day

Tuesday, January 2

WMU offices resume normal business hours
Bronco men's basketball vs. AkronUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Friday, January 5

Broadway musical"The Wizard of Oz," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, January 6

Broadway musical"The Wizard of Oz," Miller Auditorium, 2 and 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Sunday, January 7

Broadway musical"The Wizard of Oz," Miller Auditorium, 1 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Monday, January 8

Spring semester classes begin at 8 a.m.
One-Stop Convenience CenterPurchase parking permits, get information on financial aid and student accounts, get assistance with technology questions, Bernhard Center's second floor, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, January 9

One-Stop Convenience CenterPurchase parking permits, get information on financial aid and student accounts, get assistance with technology questions, Bernhard Center's second floor, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, January 10

Bronco women's basketball vs. Northern IllinoisUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Saturday, January 13

Bronco women's tennis vs. OaklandSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 11 a.m. Free.
Bronco women's basketball vs. OhioUniversity Arena, 2 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco men's basketball vs. Ball StateUniversity Arena, 4:30 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco women's tennis vs. ValparaisoSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 5 p.m. Free.

Sunday, January 14

Bronco gymnastics vs. Illinois-ChicagoUniversity Arena, 1 p.m. Free.

Monday, January 15

Martin Luther King Jr. DayNo classes. Many WMU offices and services closed or on reduced hours.

Wednesday, January 17

Sichel Lecture Series"America's Unequal Playing Field: The Gaps Between Poor and Rich Children's Resources," Dr. Mary E. Corcoran, University of Michigan, 2028 Brown Hall, noon to 1:15 p.m. Free.
Guest artist recitalRéne Lecuona, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free

Thursday, January 18

Undergraduates Discover Discovery research workshopFor undergraduate WMU students, "Summer Experience: Applying to NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates and Other Summer Programs Outside of WMU," Bernhard Center Brown and Gold Room, 2:30 to 4 p.m. Free.

Friday, January 19

Bronco hockey vs. Colorado CollegeLawson Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco men's basketball vs. BuffaloUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Saturday, January 20

Bronco women's basketball vs. MiamiUniversity Arena, 2 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Family show"Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live!" Miller Auditorium, 2 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Bronco hockey vs. Colorado CollegeLawson Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Tuesday, January 23

Employee photo sessionFor WMU faculty and staff, Walwood Hall's Heinig Emeriti Lounge, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; no appointment required.
Discover Discovery research workshopFor WMU faculty and research staff, "Engaging Students in Research," Fetzer Center, 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Free; registration required. Lunch provided.
Bronco men's basketball vs. ToledoUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Live performance"STOMP," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Wednesday, January 24

Board of Trustees meetingHeritage Hall, East Campus, formal session at 11 a.m. open to the public.
Hot Legal Topics for Educators webinar series"Social Media Law for Teachers and Students," Dr. Brett Geier, Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology, 4:30 p.m.  Free registration.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesAdvanced Jazz Ensemble with Christopher Biggs, composer, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.

Friday, January 26

SPLICEfestDalton Center Recital Hall. Free.
Geography Colloquium"Thus Can [a] Man Accustom Himself to Sleep on the Edge of a Precipice," Dr. Graham Tobin, University of South Florida, 2119 Wood Hall, 3 to 4 p.m. Free.
University Theatre(through Feb. 11) "Lucky Stiff," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Guest artist recitalTom Rainey Trio, Dalton Center Lecture Hall, 8 p.m. Free

Saturday, January 27

SPLICEfestDalton Center Recital Hall. Free.
Bronco men's basketball vs. Northern IllinoisUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatre(through Feb. 11) "Lucky Stiff," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, January 28

Bronco gymnastics vs. Bowling GreenUniversity Arena, 1 p.m. Free.
University Theatre(through Feb. 11) "Lucky Stiff," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Tuesday, January 30

Tu B'Shevat begins at sundown

Wednesday, January 31

Bronco women's basketball vs. ToledoUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesYu-Lien The, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.