Ian Brown, a 2016 alumnus, is playing an important role as scientists around the world chronicle, for the first time, what happens when two neutron stars collide.
Charles Grantier and Tim Davis will speak at 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in 2150 Schneider Hall. The event is free and begins with breakfast at 7:30 a.m.
The benefit gala, celebrating the center's 10th anniversary, will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4. Tickets can be purchased online.
Dr. James Hines Jr., professor of economics and law, will speak from noon to 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, in 2028 Brown Hall.
During the Oct. 26 event, attendees can learn about community mapping projects being conducted, options for attendee-collected data, and WMU being named a Center for Academic Excellence in the Geospatial Sciences.
Healthcare experts will discuss proposed methods of improving healthcare for Americans from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, in the WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine.
The 14-member committee includes faculty members, administrators, staff members, and student representatives from both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
More than 90 institutions and programs will be participating in the Oct. 23 event, which includes workshops for those seeking tips on applying to graduate, law or medical schools.
Four candidates for the position of vice president for research—Drs. Sherine Obare, Richard Inouye, Terri Goss Kinzy and Kent Keyser—will make public presentations on campus.
Prizes available to WMU employees include a simulated aviation flight, Bronco football and men's basketball tickets, a football signed by head football coach Tim Lester and dining gift cards.
Aaron Zeigler of Zeigler Auto Group will give a presentation titled "Transforming the Motorsports Business" at 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 27, in 2150 Schneider Hall.
The free, public event will take place Nov. 4 and include presentations covering Russian literature, politics, culture, history and sociology.
Coming Out Fortnight celebrates LGBT history with events Monday through Wednesday, Oct. 16-25.
Applications are being accepted accepting applications through 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, for the spring 2018 WeSustain Internship Program, which runs from Jan. 18 through April 13.
Drs. Patricia Reeves and Jianping Shen will use one of the largest single grants ever awarded to WMU for a three-year effort aimed at intense school leadership development in high-poverty schools across West Michigan.
The Bronco Force warehouse initiative beat out dozens of nominations, making it a finalist for the 2017 Manufacturing Leaders Talent Engagement Award.
A team of ISM students finished second at the 2017 General Motors/Wayne State University Supply Chain Case Competition. This is the first time a WMU team has placed in the annual competition.
This year's joint ICHITA-IT Forum conference will be held at WMU's Fetzer Center Thursday through Friday, Nov. 2-3, with a focus on "Health IT Innovation and Cybersecurity in a Digital Age." Registration is open.
Three researchers have each earned a coveted National Science Foundation CAREER award and associated five-year grant, a top prize for early career scientists.
Drs. Kieran J. Fogarty, Maarten Vonhof and Devrim Yaman have been named to the inaugural class of a new academic leadership development program sponsored by the Mid-American Conference.
The U.S. Department of Education's Office of English Language Acquisition has awarded a $2.6 million grant to a team of WMU professors to boost professional development efforts for teachers working with English learners.
Donate blood from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at the Student Recreation Center's indoor tennis courts. The blood drive is organized by WMU's ROTC program in honor of U.S. Veterans Day, Nov. 10 .
A free shredding event will be held on campus from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, for WMU students, faculty and staff.
Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, for up to $75,000 in Student Sustainability Grant funding to support student research, activities and initiatives that will foster a culture of sustainability at WMU.
Faculty and staff should receive their pledge cards soon. Goals are to raise $200,000, increase participation by 10 percent, and collect 1,000 new or gently used K-3 books.
The WMU Staff Engagement Survey launched this week by the Administrative Professional Association and Professional Support Staff Organization will be open until Oct. 31.
Noel Corwin, the chef and owner behind Kalamazoo's Gorilla Gourmet food truck, will speak Friday, Oct. 20, as part of the Haworth College of Business Entrepreneurship Forum.
Highlights include the annual China Festival, the Western World Cup soccer tournament and various lectures on global topics.