September 2017 Events

Friday, September 1

Eid al Adha begins at sundown
International Student OrientationDaily programming runs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Bernhard Center.
Waldo welcome eventFeaturing games, ice cream, research experts and more at Waldo Library, 2 to 4 p.m. Free.

Monday, September 4

U.S. Labor DayNo classes. Many WMU offices closed.
Bronco men's soccer vs. University of CincinnatiBronco Stampede, WMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 3 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, September 5

Fall semester classes begin at 8 a.m.

Friday, September 8

Bronco BashAnnual fall welcome-back celebration, Sangren Pedestrian Mall, 3 to 7 p.m. Free.

Saturday, September 9

Bronco football at Michigan StateSpartan Stadium, 325 W. Shaw Lane, East Lansing, time TBA. Tickets: msuspartans.com.

Friday, September 15

Presidential inaugurationInauguration of WMU's ninth president, Dr. Edward B. Montgomery, Miller Auditorium, 11 a.m. Details TBA.

Saturday, September 16

Bronco football vs. IdahoWaldo Stadium, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco football vs. IdahoCommUniverCity Night, Waldo Stadium, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX. Televised on ESPN3.

Sunday, September 17

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

Wednesday, September 20

Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown
Bronco men's soccer vs. University of MichiganKingdom Youth Day, WMU Soccer Complex, 4502 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 5 p.m. Free.
Ethics book club"Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism" by John Hoberm, WMed Information Commons, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.

Thursday, September 21

Hijra begins at sundown
Board of Trustees meetingHeritage Hall. Closed informal session at 9 a.m. Formal session at 11 a.m.

Friday, September 22

Autumnal equinox (first day of fall)
Comedy show"Dixie’s Tupperware Party," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, September 23

Bronco football vs. WagnerWaldo Stadium, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco football vs. WagnerSouthwest Fest, Waldo Stadium, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Comedy show"Dixie’s Tupperware Party," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Wednesday, September 27

2017 Study Abroad FairSangren Pedestrian Mall, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Ethics book club"Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism" by John Hoberm, 3025 Brown Hall, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.

Saturday, September 30

Bronco football vs. Ball StateArbor Financial Youth Day, Waldo Stadium, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Yom Kippur begins at sundown