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ISM program among top 10 in the nation

The Gartner's ranking serves to solidify the strength of WMU's integrated supply management program, which was one of only three to be ranked in all three evaluation categories.

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Student group recognized by world's largest HR association

WMU's chapter of the Society for Excellence in Human Resources has been awarded the Society for Human Resource Management's Superior Merit Award for being one of the nation's most active and highest achieving student chapters.

WMU student Alexis Lenderman.

Student awarded prestigious study abroad scholarship

Alexis Lenderman, an entrepreneurship and global and international studies major from Flint, is among just 1,000 undergraduate students nationwide to earn a Gilman International Scholarship to intern or study abroad.

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30 Under 30

Do you know a young professional who graduated from Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business and is doing extraordinary things in business? Do you know someone under 30 who is shaping their industry, making a difference in their community, or breaking new ground? If you know a young alum who is a thought leader in business, or if you are this alum, then fill out our nomination form for the college's new 30 Under 30 digital publication, brought to you by the Young Alumni Advisory Board.

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Pursuing a career in academia

Dr. Dan Farrell, professor of management, has always been studious but did not decide to pursue a career in academia until he was a sophomore in college. He shares what brings him joy in his career, what inspired him to teach and what he thinks sets Western Michigan University apart.

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Where Will Your Cluventure Take You?

"We are definitely a newer sector of the travel and tourism industry, and still tapping into a niche market that is mostly unknown," says Desi Taylor, founder of Cluventure, a travel agency that provides unique and personalized vacations with a catch. Travelers don't know where they are going.

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Access and Ownership

Access is the important features of the culture at CloudCraze, a business-to-business e-commerce platform. And Janie Howell, B.B.A.'04, is on the front lines for articulating the company's values in her role as talent acquisition manager.