Items Tagged with 'Western Michigan University'


Food conference making Grand Rapids debut

April 7, 2016
An event that for more than half a century has brought food industry leaders together is coming to Grand Rapids for the first time. Read More

Health science program grants opportunity for disadvantaged students

Plan is to recruit students from underserved communities to build health care workforce.

March 25, 2016
A new summer program developed in collaboration between a West Michigan university and a regional health education center aims to grow the health profession talent pipeline and increase its diversity. Read More

Accounting degree has an international flair

January 7, 2016
Two universities are bridging international boundaries for students to study accounting in China and the U.S. Read More

Change Ups: WMU alumnus to direct flight operations

January 1, 2016
Capt. Russell Kavalhuna has been named executive director of flight operations for the Western Michigan University College of Aviation at W.K. Kellogg Airport in Battle Creek. Read More

Aviation school names flight director

December 30, 2015
A legal professional and former airline captain is assuming the flight controls at a university in the region. Read More

College students earn honors in national sales competitions

December 9, 2015
Local college students participating in recent national sales and marketing competitions earned high honors. Read More

WMU joins the snowbirds

University flies through checkpoint for establishing a Florida aviation and health care base.

October 16, 2015
Western Michigan University officials are supporting an out-of-state expansion after voting to move forward with a provisional licensing process. Read More

Schools partner on rehab clinic

Facility also will provide support for older adults experiencing physical or cognitive changes.

September 25, 2015
Three area colleges and universities are collaborating to bring integrated rehabilitation services to patients and interdisciplinary learning to students under a single roof. Read More

WMU has critical role in $171M initiative

Innovative manufacturing advances flexible hybrid electronic technologies on national scale.

September 4, 2015
Western Michigan University has been selected as one of the institutions across the country that will participate in a new $171 million manufacturing innovation initiative, which was announced last week by Ashton Carter, the U.S. Secretary of Defense. Read More

Job prospects looking better for new law students

Decreasing enrollment over last five years has created more openings.

August 28, 2015
Students entering law school this fall might have the best job prospects seen in the profession in a number of years. Read More