September 2016 WMU News

Email added to WMU Alert, test set for Sept. 22

The addition of campus email to the alert system is the result of updated regulations the Department of Education released in the 2016 edition of its Handbook for Campus Safety and Security Reporting.

Important outdoor projects completed this summer

Returning students get their first look at projects that involved installing acres of solar panels, redesigning the Goldworth Valley Pond area, using goats to control vegetation and beautifying Prospect Hill.

Sindecuse Health Center makes getting flu shots easy

WMU students, employees and retirees may get flu shots by appointment now or at outreach clinics in October and November. Students who get vaccinated early may receive their shots for free.

Revised strategic plan being implemented through 2020

To assist in the implementation, faculty and staff members will receive a quick reference guide in the mail and, if appropriate, be able to participate in enterprise risk management training. 

Nominations open in honorary degree process

Nominations for honorary degree recipients are being accepted through the end of September. Any honorary degrees would be awarded during April commencement.

Four public career-related events coming up at WMU

Attendees can check out available employment options in integrated supply management Sept. 20, engineering Sept. 21, marketing and food/sales marketing Oct 4; and business Oct 5.