A large group of Fall Welcome student ambassadors sitting on steps in front of a building.

Welcome activities planned for start of fall semester

Students will be arriving on campus for a new academic year starting Aug. 25 to participate in Fall Welcome activities. Classes start Aug. 29 and the annual Bronco Bash welcome to Western party is Aug. 28.

Werner Sichel obituary

Dr. Werner Sichel, a widely known scholar and professor emeritus of economics, died Aug. 4 at age 83. A funeral service will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, in the Langeland Funeral Homes Westside (Oshtemo) Chapel.

Business college reveals new display honoring Haworth family

The Haworth College of Business will host a celebration event to reveal a new display honoring the enduring relationship between the Haworth family and the college of business at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 5,  in the 1400 corridor of Schneider Hall.

University partners with city to promote 'shared prosperity' for residents

The memorandum of understanding for the Shared Prosperity Kalamazoo designates WMU's Lewis Walker Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnic Relations as primarily responsible for coordinating the University's involvement in new Kalamazoo city initiative to reduce poverty and promote more broadly shared prosperity in the city.

Annual Bronco Bash event set

Attend Bronco Bash from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, on the Sangren Pedestrian Mall to meet new people and learn about on-campus and community opportunities.