Registration is required by Dec. 1 for the free Adult Literacy Research and Training Symposium, set for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4.
President John M. Dunn encourages all students and employees to help shape the University's future by filling out an online, strategic planning survey through Dec. 14.
Ben Martin, owner of Soil Friends, will speak at 8 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 11, in 2150 Schneider Hall. The talk is free; registration is required.
The eighth annual Innovation Day is set for 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, and will be held on WMU's Parkview Campus.
Activities at WMU and across the broader Kalamazoo community begin Wednesday, Dec. 2, and are planned through Tuesday, Jan. 19.
Dr. William Arnold "Arnie" Johnston, WMU professor emeritus of English, and Deborah Ann Percy will read at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in 208-209 Bernhard Center
WMU's chapter of the Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society received an Order of the Torch Award for the 2014-15 academic year.
George Vuicich, professor emeritus of geography, died Monday, Nov. 2, at age 89. A service is set for Saturday, Dec. 19.
Dr. Helen Frowe, the Wallenberg Academy Research Fellow in Philosophy at Stockholm University, will speak at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, in 157 Bernhard Center.
The 2015 Open Doors Report, a census published annually by the Institute of International Education, was released Nov. 16.
Externally funded awards, much of them for research, pushed the grant total for the 2014-15 fiscal year past $35 million
Joseph Barnett and Stephen John were named winners of the undergraduate gold medal during an event held Nov. 17 in Alexandria, Virginia.
The endowment will support the communitywide effort that offers noncredit courses and trips to hundreds of area residents annually.
Nominations of individuals or groups of employees, students or WMU community members are due by Friday, Dec. 4. Award recipients will be recognized at the Spring Convocation on Friday, Feb. 5.
Employees wanting to learn more about their tuition-related benefits can attend one of several brown-bag informational sessions this fall.