September 2012 WMU News

Campus United Way campaign kicks off at rally

WMU's United Way campaign charges employees, retiress and students with the goal of raising $300,000. A kickoff rally will take place at noon Thursday, Sept. 13, in front of the Bernhard Center.

Women's basketball holding walk-on tryouts

Walk-on tryouts to be held Thursday, Sept. 27, at 8 a.m. in University Arena. Only current, full-time WMU students may try out for varsity athletic teams.

Luncheon features fresh, locally sourced foods

Farmers market luncheons will be offered Wednesday, Sept. 12, in the Bernhard Café and Market as well as all residence hall dining rooms, featuring locally grown or produced food.

St. Louis Symphony bass trombonist presents solo recital

Gerry Pagano, former Interlochen Arts Camp instructor and member of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will perform in a free, public concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.

Flu and meningitis vaccination clinics announced for 2012

Six clinics, scheduled throughout the fall semester, will administer vaccinations to students, employees and their dependents, and retirees. Vaccines are also available at Sindecuse Health Center on a walk-in basis.

Western View sign-up in progress for next year

Students interested in living in the Western View housing complex for the 2013-14 academic year should begin the application process now. Room assignments will begin in January 2013.

Welcome events for graduate students begin

Graduate students and their families are invited to campus during two days of activities Thursday and Friday, Sept. 6-7, held to provide information and fun.