August 2014 WMU News

Fall semester kicks off with 34th Bronco Bash

The annual back-to-campus celebration will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, on WMU's Sangren Pedestrian Mall. Bronco Bash is free and open to the public.

Gender issues topic of public talk

WMU's 2014-15 Real Talk Diversity Series will kick off with a discussion on gender and issues of privilege from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, in the Trimpe Building's Multicultural Center.

Meeting set for WMU softball walk-on tryouts

Students interested in trying out as a walk-on for the WMU softball team must attend a mandatory meeting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, on the third floor of the Seelye Athletic Center.

Walk-on tryouts for men's soccer scheduled

A mandatory meeting for students interested in walk-on tryouts for men's soccer will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 1, in the W Club Room of the Seelye Center.

Most WMU offices closed Labor Day weekend

Except for essential and emergency services, WMU offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of U.S. Labor Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, Sept. 2.

New Bronco Study Zone opens in September

An open house to experience the Bronco Study Zone will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, on the second floor of Waldo Library. The study hours will begin Monday, Sept. 8.

Management professor Keenan dies

Long-time faculty member Dr. J. Michael Keenan died July 28 at age 82. Keenan pioneered a distance education model and advocated for experiential learning at the University.