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Master of Public Health program welcomes first cohort

The fall semester brought with it the first cohort for the new Master of Public Health program from the School of Interdisciplinary Health Programs. The new program is offered in a hybrid format, featuring mostly online coursework, with face-to-face meetings limited to two weekends each semester at WMU's downtown Grand Rapids location.

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CHHS tops $6.2 million in research funding for 2015-16

The College of Health and Human Services performed very well during the last fiscal year with regard to external funding, bringing more than $6.2 million in awards to the University. The college represented 27% of the University's total for that time period, the largest proportion represented by any one college.

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Congratulations to the 2016 CHHS Outstanding Alumni Academy inductees

As homecoming draws near, it is once again time to welcome a new class into the College of Health and Human Services Outstanding Alumni Academy. For 2016, three exceptional graduates will be inducted. All three are mounting successful careers and are wonderful ambassadors in their fields for Western Michigan University and CHHS.

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Art exhibit at CHHS celebrates a 'Garden of Color'

The College of Health and Human Services is pleased to host Massachusetts artist, Cristina Powell, and her “Garden of Color” art exhibit in the second floor exhibit space. Cristina's sunny, bright artwork will be on display from Sept. 1 through Oct. 31, with an artist reception on Tuesday, Oct. 11.

November 3

Health and human services expo For WMU students, learn about College of Health and Human Services programs and student organizations, College of Health and Human Services Atrium, 3 to 5 p.m. Free, food and entertainment provided.