April 2017 Events

Saturday, April 1

Capt. Drew Russell Memorial 5kRun and walk, proceeds benefit Capt. Drew Russell Endowed Scholarship for WMU students, Activity Therapy Building, 9 a.m. to noon. Register:
ConcertSociety of Composers Inc. National Conference, Part of the New Sounds Festival, Dalton Center Recital Hall, times vary. Free.

Sunday, April 2

ConcertWMU Trombone Choir, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 3 p.m. Free.

Monday, April 3

OperaDon Giovanni (abridged version), Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 4

OperaDon Giovanni (abridged version), Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, April 5

Education Career Fair 2017Open to the public; wear appropriate business attire and bring a sufficient supply of resumes to distribute to employers, WMU students encouraged to visit Career and Student Employment Services beforehand, Bernhard Center's East Ballroom, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Free.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesUniversity Percussion Ensemble, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.

Thursday, April 6

ConcertGold Company II, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Friday, April 7

Farewell celebrationHonoring Dr. John M. Dunn, WMU's eighth president, Miller Auditorium, time and details TBA.
Aviation Outlook Day 2017Open to the public; wear appropriate business attire and bring a sufficient supply of resumes to distribute to employers, WMU students encouraged to visit Career and Student Employment Services beforehand, Aviation Education Center, 237 Helmer Rd. N, Battle Creek, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Bronco women's tennis vs. BuffaloSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, April 8

Bronco women's tennis vs. AkronSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
ConcertChoral Showcase featuring University Chorale, Cantus Femina and Collegiate Singers, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 8 p.m. Free.

Sunday, April 9

University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
ConcertUniversity Concert Band, Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Free.
Guest artist recitalRoomful of Teeth, part of the New Sounds Festival, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Monday, April 10

Broncos men's tennis vs. BinghamtonSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 3 p.m. Free.

Thursday, April 13

Concert49th annual Spring Conference on Wind and Percussion Music, Steven Bryant, guest composer and conductor, Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, April 14

CelebrationFor the 2017 Broncos4Broncos campus campaign, Heritage Hall cafe and portico, 4 to 6 p.m. Free; refreshments provided and open bar available.
University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Guest artist recitalJoe Alessi, trombone, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 8 p.m. Free.

Saturday, April 15

University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
ConcertStudent Composers IV, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 8 p.m. Free.

Sunday, April 16

Bronco women's tennis vs. DePaulSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.

Monday, April 17

Concert37th annual Music Therapy Clinic Concert, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. Free.

Thursday, April 20

Open houseLearn more about the W.E. Upjohn Center for the Study of Geographical Change, Meader Exhibits Gallery, Welborn Hall, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.
Gold GatheringFaculty-staff mixer, Fetzer Center lobby, 4 to 6 p.m. Free, complimentary light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar available.
University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, April 21

University TheatrePresents (through April 22) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Performance"Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com, (269) 387-2300 or (800) 387-2312.

Saturday, April 22

Broncos men's tennis vs. ToledoSorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (final show) "The Wiz" Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, April 23

Concert58th annual Concerto Concert, University Symphony Orchestra, Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Free.