Junior Kaitlyn Phillips and sophomore Lauren Nowakowski represented WMU. They were coached by senior Jeremy Juday and associate professor of marketing Dr. Kelley O'Reilly.
March 2017 WMU News
Members of the University community and greater Kalamazoo area are invited to participate in Bronco Blood Bash at WMU from 11 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. in the Bernhard Center.
The Presidential Search Advisory Committee hopes to deliver the names of finalist candidates to the WMU Board of Trustees during the first week of April.
The fee is $30 for three lessons, which will be held from 4 to 4:45 p.m. on three consecutive Fridays April 7, 14 and 21.
Ensure all professional or personal documents are properly destroyed during campuswide shredding event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, in Lot 41 near Sangren Hall.
The free Senior Prom is a sure thing for lovers of swing and ballroom dancing. This year's casino-themed event is set for Thursday, March 30.
Ross Gregory, retired professor of history at WMU, died Feb. 10. He was 83.
Victoria Finlay will take a local audience on an unusual journey to faraway places when she speaks about "How to Travel Through the World's Paintbox" at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 30.
WMU has eight programs ranked among the top 100 in their disciplines, four in the top 50 and two programs assessed as the best of their kind in Michigan.
The Michigan College Access Network has awarded Fostering Success Michigan with the 2017 Beacon Award, recognizing it for leadership in the college access and success field
Dr. Ming Li, dean of the College of Education and Human Development, is among 39 national higher education leaders to receive INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine's 2017 Giving Back Award.
The summer camp program provides an opportunity for the public to engage in history and search for evidence at the Fort St. Joseph archeology site
The annual scholarship fundraising dinner honoring the legacy of César E. Chávez is set for April 1. Reservations are encouraged at (269) 387-4420 by March 20.
Dr. Antonio R. Flores, president and chief executive officer of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, will receive an honorary degree from WMU during April 29 commencement ceremonies.
Students in the WMU School of Communication's Sports Media course are learning the ins and outs of live-sports production thanks to communication instructor Wade Cutler and Bronco Productions.
The station won 2016 Michigan Association of Broadcasters best awards in the Musical Programming and Marketing Materials and Promos categories.
The Office of University Relations received awards for its Brand Book, its Visual Identity Program booklet, the Strike Gold television spot and a letterhead project for the Office of Admissions.
As a result of the overall shuffle, WMU would own, debt free, one of the four blocks in a development bordered by Kalamazoo, Westnedge, Eleanor and Cooley streets.
The economic development investment agreement will pave the way for improvements at Punta Gorda Airport designed to enhance WMU's ability to deliver aviation flight training at the facility.
Tickets have sold out for the performance. Comedian Nick Offerman is best known for his work on the program “Parks & Recreation” playing the role of Ron Swanson.
Barbara Jane Miller, WMU's first lady for 13 years and widow of the University's third president, James W. Miller, died Feb. 14 at age 98.
Belinda Tate, executive director of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, will give a presentation titled "Building Community Through the Arts" at 8 a.m. Friday, March 31, in 2150 Schneider Hall.
The trustees will meet in formal session at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, in 157-159 Bernhard Center. The meeting also will be streamed online.
The dual enrollment program, set to launch in fall 2017 at Forest Hills Northern High School, allows students to earn the full Chinese language minor offered by WMU while still enrolled in high school.
Dr. Jay Hopler, a finalist for the National Book Award, will be the first reader Thursday, March 16, in the spring 2017 Gwen Frostic Reading Series.
Dr. Rebecca Dresser, a nationally renowned health law and bioethics scholar, will speak March 22 at the W.E. Upjohn M.D. Campus Auditorium. Register by March 15 to attend.
KPS will transport all of the district's sixth-graders to WMU this month for a day to engage in hands-on activities related to choosing a college career and to take a University tour.
Boots to Suits military career fair is from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 23, in the Bernhard Center. Attend a free preparation event from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, in Schneider Hall.
The WMU Trombone Choir's annual spring concert, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 2, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
A team of food marketing students posted a first-place finish at the 2017 National Grocers Association Student Case Study Competition.