Calendar 2015-16

September 2015  October 2015  November 2015  December 2015  January 2016

February 2016     March 2016     April 2016   May 2016   June 2016   July 2016

 

June

June 1-29, Orientation
June 29, Summer I semester ends
June 30, Summer II classes begin

July

July 18-22 Hacking 101 Summer Camp

 

Past months

September 2015

Sept. 1–4, Fall Welcome
Sept. 3–18, Invisible Need Project and WMU Food Pantry Meijer Mania match details
Sept. 7, Labor Day recess (University closed)
Sept. 8, Fall classes begin
Sept. 13, STEP Picnic, for incoming freshman only
Sept. 30, Dan Miller, Custer Office Environment Lecture Series

October

Oct. 7, Curtis Shaneour, Custer Office Environment Lecture Series
Oct. 12-23, CEAS Food Drive Challenge
Oct. 14, Engineering Expo (Engineering Career Fair)
Oct. 19, Breakfast of Champions
Oct. 20, Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar, Dr. Pablo Gomez- 11:30 a.m. in room C-136
Oct. 23, Alumni Excellence Award Dinner
Oct. 29, MathWorks workshop

November

Nov. 3, Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar, Dr. Leela Mohana Reddy Arava - 11:30 a.m. in room C-136
Nov. 6, Dennis Houseworth, Custer Office Environment Lecture Series in the Parkview
Nov. 10 and 12, Solar Gardens open house and presentation
Nov. 18, Stryker mobile lab - 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Nov. 25, Thanksgiving Recess begins at noon. University is open until 5 p.m.

December

Dec. 4, Innovation Day - 10:30 a.m-3:30 p.m.
Dec. 4, Jia Jiang, Custer Office Environment Lecture Series
Dec. 8, Senior Capstone Design Conference
Dec. 14–18, Final exam week
Dec. 19, Semester ends/commencement

January

Jan. 11, Spring classes begin
Jan. 20 and 23, Medallion Scholarship Competition, Floyd Hall and main campus
Jan. 22, Plainwell Middle School visit, Floyd Hall
Jan. 26, AIAA distinguished speaker, Robert Zimmerman.
Jan. 28, LBGTQIA+ Career Fair Prep Session with Employer Panel, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Trimpe Hall Multicultural Center
Hear from a panel of hiring managers about navigating the job search as an LGBTQIA+ person, resume and cover letter workshop provided

February

Feb. 1, Scholarship application deadline for new students for fall 2016 entry
Feb. 2, Admitted student event, Floyd Hall and main campus
Feb. 2, Mock Career Fair Practice and Resume Critique, 11 p.m. - 2 p.m. Floyd Hall ParkView Room
Employers attending include: Auto-Owners Insurance, DENSO, W. Soule, and Zoetis, learn about careers available, pre-registration is preferred: https://wmich.joinhandshake.com/login
Feb. 2, Auto-Owners Insurance Information Session, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., Floyd Hall ParkView Room, learn about careers available, dinner provided
Feb. 4, Humphrey Products Information Session, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Floyd Hall ParkView Room, learn about careers available, dinner provided
Feb. 5, Math Counts Regional Competition, Bernhard Center
Feb. 10 and 11, KRESA Career Quest event, Kalamazoo Expo Center
Feb. 11, Career Fair 2016, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Bernhard Center Ballrooms. https://wmich.edu/career/careerfair2016
Feb. 12, Government and Non-Profit Fair, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Bernhard Center Ballrooms. https://wmich.edu/career/governmentandnonprofit2016
Feb.17, CEAS Graduate Student Luncheon
Feb. 20, Multicultural Leadership Scholarship Competition, Floyd Hall and main campus
Feb. 20, Stryker and Air Zoo Corporate Challenge, WMU Society for Women Engineers will be at the Air Zoo
Feb. 23, Engineers Week dinner,  Engineers Week
Feb. 27, Michigan Science Olympiad

March

March 3, Reeths-Puffer Middle School visit, Floyd Hall
March 7–11, Spring break
March 14, Pi Day
March 15, Kalamazoo Christian Middle School visit, Floyd Hall
March 18, Admitted student event, Floyd Hall and main campus
March 25, KAMSC research competition
March 31, Kamlesh Suthar, Custer Lecture Series

April

April, 1 Gear Up visit, Floyd Hall
April, 6 Dr. Emily S. Nelson
April 7 -11, Concrete Canoe and Steel Bridge Competition
April 11, Honors First, Floyd Hall
April 14, Dr. R. Scott Erwin, Custer Lecture Series
April 15, Admitted student event, Floyd Hall
April 16, WMU Junior Spotlight
April 18, Honors First, Floyd Hall
April 19, Senior Engineering Design Conference
April 20, Dr. Imed Zitouni, Custer Lecture Series
April 21, Honors First, Floyd Hall
April 25–29, Final exams week
April 27, International Paper Info Session, 5:30 in the Parkview
April 30, Commencement

May

May 9, Summer I classes begin
May 17-18 and May 24-25, EUP Open houses
May 30, Memorial Day