Photo from a WMU Taichi class.

Take advantage of global engagement opportunities in May

Get globally engaged during the month of May. Highlights include Chinese culture classes, the International Congress on Medieval Studies, and a wide variety of opportunities to enjoy international cuisine and music.

Foster Care awareness graphic.

WMU to hold Foster Care Awareness Walk

To celebrate May's designation as Foster Care Awareness Month, the Seita Scholars Program is organizing a foster care awareness walk/run at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 20, on Kanley Track.

Photo of Western Heights residence hall.

2017-18 room and board rates top WMU board agenda

Room and board rates for 2017-18 in WMU's residence hall system will top the agenda when the Board of Trustees meets at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 27, in the ballroom of Heritage Hall.

Photo of the WMU Soccer Complex.

WMU Soccer Complex receives $75,000 field upgrade

The WMU Soccer Complex is undergoing a renovation in which the existing surface is being removed and several upgrades are being made through the installation of a new playing field.

WMU President John M. Dunn and Gorakh N. Mehan.

WMU recognizes 2016-17 Presidential Scholars

This year, 50 students from WMU's 5,900-member senior class were named Presidential Scholars. The annual Presidential Scholar designation is the highest honor WMU can bestow on an undergraduate.

Western Michigan University entrance sign.

Graduate students honored for outstanding research

Seventeen graduate students were recognized for outstanding demonstrations of their research earlier in the month at the 11th annual WMU Research and Creative Activities Poster and Performance Day.