Items Tagged with 'Western Michigan University'

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WMU students launch SafeSense Technologies with impact sensor

Helmet product is designed to measure concussive blows on gridiron and battlefield.

August 22, 2014
An innovative pressure sensor developed by West Michigan University graduate students can now detect concussive head trauma, with applications both on the playing field and in the battlefield. Read More

Change Ups: WMU Sangren Hall earns LEED gold

August 22, 2014
Western Michigan University’s 230,000-square-foot Sangren Hall on the Kalamazoo campus was awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. Read More

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