October 2017 Events

Sunday, October 1

Monarch March 5K5K run or walk and 1K kids fun run for ages 8-14, Mayors Riverfront Park, 1K begins at 10:30 a.m., 5K begins at 11 a.m. Fees vary; register online.

Wednesday, October 4

Bronco men's soccer vs. Michigan State UniversityMidwest United Youth Day, WMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 4:30 p.m. Free.

Thursday, October 5

Sukkot begins at sundown

Friday, October 6

Fall ConvocationMorning of academic activities followed by an 11 a.m. awards ceremony and the president's State of the University address, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Free.

Saturday, October 7

Bronco men's soccer vs. University of AkronBig Bronco Tailgate, WMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 1 p.m. Free.

Monday, October 9

Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.

Tuesday, October 10

Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.

Wednesday, October 11

Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.
Ethics book club"Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism" by John Hoberm, Central City Tap House, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.

Thursday, October 12

Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.

Friday, October 13

Family WeekendFor WMU students and their families, various events planned on campus and in the Kalamazoo community, full schedule online. Admission fees vary.
Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.

Saturday, October 14

Family WeekendFor WMU students and their families, various events planned on campus and in the Kalamazoo community, full schedule online. Admission fees vary.
Homecoming weekVarious events planned on campus, full schedule TBA. Admission fees vary.
Bronco football vs. AkronHomecoming and Family Weekend, Waldo Stadium, 3:30 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Sunday, October 15

Family WeekendFor WMU students and their families, various events planned on campus and in the Kalamazoo community, full schedule online. Admission fees vary.

Tuesday, October 17

Bronco men's soccer vs. University of Wisconsin-Green BayWMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 4 p.m. Free.
Ethics book club"The Left Hand of Darkness" by Ursula LeGuin, Central City Tap House, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.

Friday, October 20

Broadway musical"Kinky Boots," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, October 21

Broadway musical"Kinky Boots," Miller Auditorium, 2 and 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Sunday, October 22

Broadway musical"Kinky Boots," Miller Auditorium, 1 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Tuesday, October 24

Ethics book club"The Left Hand of Darkness" by Ursula LeGuin, Central City Tap House, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.

Saturday, October 28

Bronco men's soccer vs. Southern IllinoisWMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 1 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, October 31

Halloween