June 2016 WMU News

Faculty Senate elects board members

Three new officers and seven directors comprise the senate's new leadership team. Most of the members will serve two-year terms, through 2018.

Irish Fest has new location in Kalamazoo

Live bands and dancers will be featured at this year's Irish Fest on Friday and Saturday, June 17-18, at Old Dog Tavern, 402 E. Kalamazoo Ave., in downtown Kalamazoo.

New play festival returns for second year

The Activate: Midwest New Play Festival is set for Thursday through Saturday, June 16-18, in WMU's Gilmore Theatre Complex. All events are free and no reservations are necessary.

WMU music student lands professional opera role

Clare Regan, a vocal performance and music education student in WMU's School of Music, will perform the role of Princess Margaret in Opera Grand Rapids' production of "The Student Prince."