A newly hooded doctoral student accepting her diploma from WMU President Edward Montgomery.

WMU to confer nearly 1,300 degrees during summer commencement

Two ceremonies will be held Saturday, June 23, in Miller Auditorium: 9 a.m. for the Haworth College of Business and the colleges of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Health and Human Services, and Fine Arts, and noon for Extended University Programs and the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, and Education and Human Development.

Gray and black Society for Excellence in Human Resources logo.

Student group recognized by world's largest HR association

WMU's chapter of the Society for Excellence in Human Resources has been awarded the Society for Human Resource Management's Superior Merit Award for being one of the nation's most active and highest achieving student chapters.

Photo of two women kissing Buster Bronco on either cheek.

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.

Student Ellie Maddelein with Arcadia brewer Colt Dykstra holding an oversized check for $2,000 and standing in front of brewery barrels.

Arcadia awards WMU-KVCC sustainable brewing scholarship

Ellie Maddelein is the first to receive the award, which was established by Arcadia, a leader in the West Michigan craft beer community, to further enhance career and learning opportunities for women in brewing.

Japanese exchange student in WMU sweatshirt smiles while holding a Japanese flag and a U.S. American flag.

Area families needed to host international visitors

Hosts are needed for visiting international teachers and students arriving in August. Host families will receive a monthly stipend of $450 for the duration of their guest's stay, which ranges from four weeks to one year.