Items Tagged with 'Western Michigan University'


WMU introduces second aerospace graduate program in Michigan

Curriculum will be available to students in the fall.

June 13, 2014
Western Michigan University is adding the second aerospace engineering graduate program in the state to its repertoire for fall 2014. Read More

WMU introduces MBA aviation concentration

Students will be guided toward management positions in industry.

June 6, 2014
An MBA with a concentration in aviation is landing at Western Michigan University this fall. Read More

Dual degree equips med students with business acumen

WMU’s business and medical schools collaborate on new opportunity.

April 25, 2014
As physicians continue to adapt to the changing climate of health care, a university program is teaching future doctors the importance of teamwork, collaboration and accounting. Read More

University scores $529K for STEM teaching

January 1, 2014
A regional university recently received a $529,000 present in the form of two federal science grants to help faculty with STEM teaching. Read More

Universities accept national award for 'excellence in diversity'

November 29, 2013
Two West Michigan universities are demonstrating an award-winning commitment to diversity. Read More

Change Ups: Focus on women’s health earns recognition

November 15, 2013
Jennifer Dentler, Allegan General Hospital’s Spirit of Women coordinator, was one of 10 alumni inducted into the Outstanding Alumni Academy of the Western Michigan University College of Health and Human Services. Read More

WMU offers Starting Gate business accelerator program

Students are able to create a business while still in school.

October 18, 2013
Western Michigan University has added an educational catalyst to the growing entrepreneurial ecosystem of Kalamazoo. Read More

WMU hosts Michigan Autism Conference

Two-day event offers something for practitioners, researchers and families.

October 4, 2013
Western Michigan University is taking a major first step this month in Michigan’s responsiveness to autism. Read More

Potash: a gold mine for Michigan?

A new company has secured nearly 400 mineral leases in Osceola and Mecosta.

September 20, 2013
A nearly forgotten deposit of high-grade potash under two West Michigan counties is being touted as a potential multibillion dollar industry that could make the state one of the world’s leading sources for one of the most important ingredients in agricultural fertilizer. Read More

WMU places fifth at Formula Sun Grand Prix

July 8, 2013
After three days of racing through scorching Texas heat, Western Michigan University’s Sunseeker was only a few sunbeams away from taking first in this year’s Formula Sun Grand Prix. Read More