January 2019 Events

Tuesday, January 1

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.
New Year's Day

Wednesday, January 2

Refund processing for spring semester beginsStudents should check their GoWMU accounts and WMU email regularly for updates. Contact Bronco Express at (269) 387-6000 with financial aid disbursement questions.
WMU offices resume normal business hours

Thursday, January 3

Friday, January 4

Saturday, January 5

American Girl LiveAmerican Girl Live at Miller Auditorium, Saturday Jan. 5 at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Monday, January 7

Spring semester classes begin at 8 a.m.

Wednesday, January 9

New Year, New YouThis free, daylong event is a sampling of the Student Recreation Center's classes and activities. Bring your Bronco ID card and workout clothes. The SRC is open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. An employee open house will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the main lobby of the second floor.
Bronco Women's Basketball v. AkronBronco Women's Basketball v. Akron, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.

Thursday, January 10

Entrepreneurial Extravaganza: Concert by Ensemble Dal NienteDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Friday, January 11

Bronco hockey vs. Miami (Ohio) UniversityLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Entrepreneurship ForumScott Zylstra, Old Mill Brewpub & Grill, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Entrepreneurship ForumScott Zylstra, founder, Old Mill Brewpub, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.

Saturday, January 12

Bronco hockey vs. Miami (Ohio) UniversityLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. ToledoBronco Men's Basketball v. Toledo, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, January 15

Discovery Acceleration WorkshopsFor WMU faculty and research staff, "Grants for the Arts and the Humanities - Insights on NEH, NEA and Related Opportunities in Creative Scholarship," 1055 Fetzer Center, noon to 2 p.m.  Registration required. Lunch provided. Free.
Business ExpoWMU Connect Business Expo 2019, Fetzer Center, 1 to 5 p.m.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. BuffaloBronco Men's Basketball v. Buffalo, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.
Best of MATDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, January 16

Bronco Women's Basketball v. ToledoBronco Women's Basketball v. Toledo, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.
Performance"Rock of Ages," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, January 19

Bronco Women's Basketball v. BuffaloBronco Women's Basketball v. Buffalo, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.

Sunday, January 20

Tu B'Shevat begins at sundown
PerformanceRussian National Ballet's "Sleeping Beauty," Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Monday, January 21

Martin Luther King Jr. DayNo classes. Many WMU offices and services closed or on reduced hours.

Tuesday, January 22

Open HouseDrop in and try the new Learning Glass Studio, 0157A Waldo Library, 11 a.m. to noon. No registration required. Free.

Wednesday, January 23

Open HouseDrop in and try the new Learning Glass Studio, 0157A Waldo Library, 1 to 2 p.m. No registration required. Free.
Bullock Performance Institute: Music of David ColsonDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Purchase tickets.

Thursday, January 24

Open HouseDrop in and try the new Learning Glass Studio, 0157A Waldo Library, 1 to 2 p.m. No registration required. Free.

Friday, January 25

Bronco hockey vs. University of DenverLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatre performancepresents (through Feb. 10) "The Wolves," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, January 26

Bronco hockey vs. University of DenverLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. Eastern Michigan UniversityBronco Men's Basketball v. Eastern Michigan University, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.
University Theatre performancepresents (through Feb. 10) "The Wolves," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Tuesday, January 29

Bronco Men's Basketball v. Kent State UniversityBronco Men's Basketball v. Kent State, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, January 30

Bullock Performance Institute: University ChoraleDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Purchase tickets.

Thursday, January 31

Truth“Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News,” Kevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and poetry editor for New Yorker, 2452 Knauss Hall, 7 p.m. Free.
PerformanceUniversity Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band, Dalton Center Recital Hall. Tickets, $10, students $5, seniors $5.