Photo of a blue and white autonomous vehicle next to a brick wall featuring Western Michigan University's seal.

Autonomous vehicle research rolling onto WMU campus

Research involving an autonomous electric shuttle officially kicked off Thursday, Sept. 19, on the WMU campus. The $2.1 million project, funded through the Michigan Mobility Challenge announced by former Gov. Rick Snyder last year, focuses on improving transportation options for people with disabilities.

Anand Sankey

Sunway University to success in America

For Anand Sankey, the journey from Sunway University in Malaysia to success in the United States started with a long layover at Western Michigan University’s catering services department.

Sudesh Woodiga, WMU alumni

Grad’s journey to success from Malaysia to WMU to Ford

Sudesh Woodiga was a high school student in his native Subang Jaya, Malaysia, when he first heard about Kalamazoo and Western Michigan University’s College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. After reading about WMU’s Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering program, he knew he’d found where he wanted to get his higher education.