There are few things more important to study today than religion!

Don't take our word for it, just listen to the US Secretary of State John Kerry. This is a great read! Secretary of State Kerry starts with, "I often say that if I headed back to college today, I would major in comparative religions rather than political science."


Yet another award to Dr. Brian Wilson! This time the 2015 State History Award for "Dr. John Harvey Kellogg and the Religion of Biologic Living," from the Historical Society of Michigan. Great work being done here in the Department of Comparative Religion at WMU!

Check out the great spread in Southwest Michigan's go to magazine, Encore, featuring our own Dr. Brian Wilson.

And more big news, Dr. Wilson's recent book just won the Silver medal for biography from the Independent Book Publishers. Congratulations Dr. Wilson!

In addition, Dr. Wilson's book is an award finalist in Foreword Reviews' 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year competition!

To our alumni and current students, there are many things you can do with a degree from us, tell us your story so we can share it. E-mail Dr. Covell.

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Take advantage of these awesome opportunities! See the criteria for the Study Abroad Scholarship and/or the Bischoff Professionalization Scholarship