September 2016 Events

Thursday, September 1

Ribbon cuttingFor the new Valley Dining Center, 3 to 6 p.m. Free.

Monday, September 5

U.S. Labor DayNo classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Tuesday, September 6

Fall semester classes begin at 8 a.m.

Wednesday, September 7

Board of Trustees meetingBernhard Center, time to be announced.
Surplus saleActivity Therapy Building, on Oliver Street behind the Unified Clinics building, noon to 3 p.m.

Saturday, September 10

Eid al Adha begins at sundown
Bronco football vs. North Carolina CentralCommUniverCity Night, Waldo Stadium, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Thursday, September 15

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.

Wednesday, September 21

Engineering Expo 2016Open 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, Floyd Hall's main lobby, Parkview Campus, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Surplus saleActivity Therapy Building, on Oliver Street behind the Unified Clinics building, noon to 3 p.m.

Thursday, September 22

6th annual Medical Humanities ConferenceWMU Stryker School of Medicine, registration fees vary.
Autumnal equinox (first day of fall)
Comedy show"Comedy: The Ultimate Medicine," a night of standup comedy featuring Tim Cusack, Dave Dyer, Joe Anderson and more, WMU Grand Rapids-Beltline, 2333 E. Beltline, Grand Rapids, 7 to 9 p.m. Tickets $75 per person, refreshments provided. Proceeds benefit the Healthcare and Human Services Pipeline Program for disadvantaged and under-represented high school students interested in allied health fields.

Friday, September 23

6th annual Medical Humanities ConferenceWMU Stryker School of Medicine, registration fees vary.

Saturday, September 24

Bronco football vs. Georgia SouthernWaldo Stadium, time TBD. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Friday, September 30

Academic ConvocationBernhard Center, events scheduled throughout the day.
Musical"Dirty Dancing—The Classic Story On Stage," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Ticket prices vary.