February 2015 WMU News

Anita Hill's lecture has been rescheduled

Hill will speak Monday, April 13 as part of the new "Raise Your Voice" speaker series. She was originally set to speak at an event on Feb. 3, which was postponed due to weather.

2015 RecycleMania tournament underway

WMU has kicked off the 2015 RecycleMania tournament, a competition that builds school spirit and encourages waste reduction and recycling on campuses nationwide.

Willie Nelson returns to campus for May show

Headed by one of music's most legendary figures, the "Willie Nelson & Family: Live in Concert" show is coming to Miller Auditorium for one performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 20.

Miller Auditorium welcomes 'Ivy + Bean'

"Ivy + Bean, The Musical," based on the best-selling children's book series, is coming to Miller Auditorium for a single performance at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1.

Distinguished alumni nominations sought

The WMU Alumni Association Board of Directors is seeking nominations for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards. The deadline for nominations is Sunday, March 1, and they can be made online.

Memorial service set for H. Nicholas Hamner

Dr. H. Nicholas Hamner, a professor emeritus of history whose career at WMU spanned 36 years, died Feb. 15. He was 92. A memorial service is set for 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, in the Kiva Auditorium at Friendship Village.

'Stomp' comes to Miller Auditorium

"Stomp," the international percussion sensation, returns to Miller Auditorium for one performance at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27. Performers use unconventional percussion instruments, such as radiator hoses and hubcaps.

Diversity talk focuses on inclusiveness

"Islam 101: Creating an Inclusive Campus Environment" is the topic of a speech from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, in the Trimpe Building's Multicultural Center.