June 2016 WMU News

Campus Ring Road to close temporarily

Improvements associated with construction of WMU's new Valley Dining Center will result in closure of a key portion of the road from 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, through the close of business Friday, July 8.

Many WMU offices closed for Independence Day

Except for essential and emergency services, WMU offices will be closed Monday, July 4, in observance of U.S. Independence Day. Summer classes will not meet July 4.

Donald F. Sellin obituary

Dr. Donald F. Sellin, professor emeritus of special education, died May 16 at age 82. He joined the faculty in 1969 and retired in 1990 after 21 years of service to the University.

SPLICE electronic music festival set

Multiple festival performances are scheduled beginning Monday, June 27, through Saturday, July 2, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. Festival events are free and open to the public.

Berwin H. Bergman obituary

Berwin H. Bergman, a retired carpet and tile layer, died May 28, at age 75. He joined the staff in 1986 and retired in 2002 after 16 years of service to the University.

Arthur W. Parker Jr. obituary

Arthur W. Parker Jr., a retired press operator in what was Brink Printing Services, died May 7 at age 83. He joined the staff in 1966 and retired in 1994 after 28 years of service.

Judy K. Dunn obituary

Judy K. Dunn, a retired athletic equipment handler, died April 27 at age 74. She joined the WMU staff in 1974 and retired in 2002 after more than 27 years of service to the University.

Bernadine Carlson obituary

Dr. Bernadine "Penny" Carlson, professor emerita of English, died May 17 at age 97. A celebration of her life will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, at Friendship Village in Kalamazoo.

Philip E. Kaldon obituary

Dr. Philip E. Kaldon, physics, died Wednesday, April 20, at age 57. He had been teaching at WMU since 1992.