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Launching Opportunity

WMU's Advanced Rocketry Club is having a blast preparing to compete with elite groups from across the country in NASA's prestigious Student Launch competition.

Watch their dreams take off!

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Vision for the Future

WMU's renowned Department of Blindness and Low Vision Studies has secured two federal grants totaling nearly $1.5M to recruit and train vision rehabilitation therapists and orientation and mobility specialists.

Explore the impact.

Celebrating Accomplishments

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Uncovering Bias

A WMU faculty team's research exposed inherent racial bias among prosecutors in jury selection that could have broader implications in court cases nationwide.

Take a closer look at their findings.

Planting the Seeds of Sustainability

Impactful Experiences

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Climate Commitment

WMU announces new effort to examine its Climate Action Plan and develop a long-range plan to reduce carbon emissions on campus.

Learn why action is important.

A New Chapter in Business Development

  • A woman stands in an aisle in a bookstore holding a book.

    A $140,000 gift establishing the Monroe-Brown Foundation Entrepreneurship Fund aims to foster job-creation and engage Kalamazoo-area entrepreneurs like Dr. Khady Ndao-Brumblay, who hopes to turn her dream of increasing African representation in children's literature a reality.