Dan Miller will kick off the Custer Office Environment Lecture Series Wednesday, Sept. 30, with a presentation titled, "48 Days to the Work You Love."
September 2015 WMU News
WMU has released a year-end report on the final year of its initial three-year University Strategic Plan and has begun transitioning to an updated five-year plan.
Stacey R. Nigliazzo, an emergency room nurse and lifelong poet, will be the keynote speaker at the conference, set for Sept. 24-25 in the Fetzer Center.
The Western Brass Quintet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
An open house set for 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12, at WMU's newest residence hall, which was completed shortly before students moved in for the fall semester.
The career center will honor the Kellogg Co. with the first Premier Partner of the Year award and Consumers Credit Union with the first Employer of the Year award on Sept. 23.
The robbery occurred shortly at approximately 1:45 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18, near Zimmerman Hall.
The art exhibit featuring works by Jim Hopfensperger and Jason Lahr is on display at the Richmond Center for Visual Arts through Friday, Oct. 9.
The exhibit "Quintapata" features the works of Pascal Meccariello, Raquel Paiewonsky, Jorge Pineda, and Belkis Ramirez, and is on display through Friday, Nov. 6.
Registration is underway for members and nonmembers of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute to sign up for short-term courses and daylong trips being offered this fall.
The University's intensive English language program has earned accreditation three times from the prestigious Commission on English Language Program Accreditation.
Chinese culture will take center stage during the traditional Chinese Moon Festival being held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, in WMU's Student Recreation Center.
The legendary sketch and improv comedy theater is coming to Miller Auditorium at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25.
The all-student cast will give several performances of the classic play Sept. 25 through Oct. 11 in the York Arena at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.
The series kicks off on Sept. 23 with Dr. Murray Scot Tanner, who will discuss "The U.S. and the China Challenge."
Students, employees and retirees should visit the Sindecuse Health Center or attend a College of Aviation outreach clinic in Battle Creek Oct. 5 to get a flu shot.
Dr. Martin Hille, associate professor of early modern and modern history at Passau University, will speak at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, in 205 Bernhard Center.
"Karankawa," a book of poems by doctoral student Iliana Rocha, has won the 2014 Donald Hall Prize for Poetry.
Billy Mills, the only American to win an Olympic gold medal in the 10K race, will present a free, public talk on "The Resilience Factor" Monday, Sept. 21.
WMU's TRiO Future Educator Success Program and TRiO Student Success Program received the grants from the U.S. Department of Education.
Students and employees are encouraged to attend the informational session set for Sept. 23 to learn about the new University Libraries search tool.
A tailgate will precede the matchup between WMU and Murray State, which is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19.
The Raise Your Voice series starts Wednesday, Sept. 23, and concludes with "An Evening with Gloria Steinem" on Friday, Nov. 6.
The Sphinx Virtuosi will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. The performance will be preceded by a 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White.
A new brown bag series of multicultural events kicks off this fall with the showing of two episodes in the PBS video series "Race—The Power of An Illusion."
The 2015 campaign kickoff celebration will take place at 9:15 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, on the Sangren Pedestrian Mall.
A number of Michigan legislators and state officials were at WMU Sept. 11 to help open WMU's Evaluation Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental disorders.
Jim Thomas and Renee Pearl will discuss "Heritage Hall: Our community’s commitment to higher education" at 8 a.m. Friday, Sept. 25.
Robert S. Wirbel, retired administrator of safety in the Division of Environmental Health and Safety in the Department of Public Safety, died Nov. 1, 2014 at 87.
The Confucius Institute at WMU is accepting registrations for fall Chinese culture courses that begin the week of Sept. 14.