The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University hosts many events throughout the academic year.
Friday, March 31
The Department of World Languages and Literatures' annual Honors & Awards Ceremony. The event will be held at the Bernhard Center in rooms 208-209 starting at 3 p.m.
Sunday, April 2
Take a trip around the world—without leaving Michigan—to enjoy some of the music, foods, fashions and traditional dances of 19 cultures by attending Western Michigan University’s 28th Annual International Festival from 4 to 8 p.m. on the second floor of the Bernhard Center. FREE admission. More information.
Thursday, April 6
"Urbanization and Social Change in Early 20th-century Xikang (in Tibet), China", a talk by Ms. Yang Liu at noon in 204 Bernhard Center. Open to the public free of charge.
Monday, April 10
"Social Turmoil in Hong Kong: Challenging Chinese Sovereignty?", a talk by Dr. Helen F. Siu at 4 p.m. in 1740 Sangren Hall. Open to the public free of charge.
Friday, April 21
Admitted Student Event. WMU's admitted student event is no ordinary open house. Whether you are ready to be a Bronco, or you are still evaluating your options, this is one event you won't want to miss! Get inside tips from WMU students, learn about your new home -- Kalamazoo, find out how to make your first year a success, and complete all the needed steps for enrollment by attending one of our Admitted Student Events. You'll also meet faculty from your chosen college, learn about the transition to college and have time to explore some of our student organizations. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.