January 2018 WMU News

Oboist joins percussion duo in free concert

Guest oboist Andreas Oeste and percussionists Brant Blackard and Connor Stevens of Duo Tierra Fria will perform in a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.

University Theatre presents musical comedy 'Lucky Stiff'

University Theatre will stage "Lucky Stiff," a musical comedy by the same duo who wrote "Ragtime" and "Once on This Island," Jan. 26 through Feb. 11 in York Arena Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.

Applications sought for assessment awards program

The University Assessment Steering Committee is accepting applications until Wednesday, Jan. 31, for its annual Assessment Excellence Collaboration, Individual and Unit awards.

Ethics center to host series of book clubs this semester

Titles include: "Lit-Up: One Reporter, Three Schools, Twenty-Four Books That Can Change Lives," "Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right From Wrong," "Education and Equality," and "The Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs to Computerization?"

Film about young adults, suicide highlights spring lecture series

A screening of "The 'S' Word," a film about young adults and suicide, and a panel discussion led by director Lisa Klein is planned for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, at Chenery Auditorium as part of a spring Lee Honors College Lyceum Lecture series.

Dr. Laurel A. Grotzinger obituary

Dr. Laurel A. Grotzinger, professor emeritus of University Libraries and a former administrator at WMU, died Dec. 15 at age 82. No service information has been publicized.