Items Tagged with 'WMU'


Alum leaves university $2.5M gift

January 3, 2017
A university in the region will shore up several of its academic colleges and departments, thanks to a $2.5-million bequest from an alum. Read More

Couple donates $3M to college

December 30, 2016
A pair of philanthropists has donated $3 million to a college in the region for the creation of an interdisciplinary institute. Read More

University forms alliance with Florida college

October 27, 2016
A university in the region has announced an alliance with a college in Florida. Read More

West Michigan organizations win statewide Energy Excellence awards

September 5, 2016
A pair of organizations in the region have been named winners in a statewide awards program that celebrates energy innovation. Read More

College president announces retirement

August 2, 2016
The president of a college in the region has announced he will retire after 10 years at the helm. Read More

College names VP of development and alumni relations

July 22, 2016
A college in the region has appointed a long-time community leader and alum to head up its fundraising and alumni relations. Read More

Bar association presents Law Day awards

May 3, 2016
The Grand Rapids Bar Association, in partnership with Western Michigan University Cooley Law School, held its annual Law Day luncheon recently and recognized a handful of individuals for their contributions to the legal profession. Read More

University supply chain program ranks No. 7 in world

February 19, 2016
A West Michigan university’s supply chain program is among the best in the world. Read More

College and law school expand affiliation

January 22, 2016
Officials from a college and an independent law school have signed a series of agreements that build on their affiliation to continue the expansion of legal education in the region. Read More

Colleges rank among 'Best for Vets' in US

November 11, 2015
Military Times has released its "Best for Vets" rankings, and three West Michigan universities are among the top 175 academic institutions in the nation for veterans and military service members pursuing higher education. Read More