Arts and Sciences Magazine
Letter from the Dean
The Drs. Edwards are Western’s own dynamic duo
Never far apart from one another since they were in college, School of Communication professor's Drs. Chad and Autumn Edwards are the brains behind WMU's Social Robotics lab.
Cold Case Program gains national attention
From across the United States and around the globe, messages are filling Dr. Ashlyn Kuersten's voicemail and inbox. Everyone, it seems, is interested in her Cold Case Program—a first-of-its-kind partnership with Michigan State Police—which has already helped bring closure to one decades-old murder with possibilities for more solved cases on the horizon.
Molecular Biology Lab uses class for real-world research
Moving beyond "cookbook" labs to real-world research in the classroom netted 54 Western students from more than seven year's of classes a publication in Molecular Biology and Evolution scientific journal.
This year we celebrate students and faculty working together to achieve success — from stories about cracking cold cases to scientific exploration and inquisitive journalism.