Items Tagged with 'WMU'


$14M apartment building rises near university

November 12, 2014
A developer is building a $14-million mixed-use project with apartments and retail space, including a pub, right next to a university in the region. Read More

University wins $3.7M from feds

November 10, 2014
| By AP
A university in the region has been awarded $3.7 million from the feds for a specialized department at its health college. Read More

University simulates life on Wall Street

October 30, 2014
Business students at a university in the region are getting real-time financial and stock experience due to a gift from a neighboring financial institution. Read More

University wins first place for student-retention program

October 24, 2014
A pair of staff members at a university in the region have won a first-place award from a regional association of deans for their strategy to help retain business students on academic probation. Read More

University wins silver for $1.7M construction project

October 23, 2014
A university in the region has cut the energy usage at its honors college by 50 percent after a $1.7-million renovation and expansion project that earned the school its latest LEED certification. Read More

University names director of military affairs office

October 23, 2014
The new director of the Office of Military and Veteran Affairs at a university in the region has more than 25 years of experience in the military, education and management. Read More

University names director of Japan center

October 22, 2014
One of the founding members of a center for research on Japan and outreach to the nation is now its director. Read More

Architecture firm moves into university business park

October 16, 2014
An architecture and engineering firm is the newest tenant at a university’s business park in the region. Read More

$60M university hall earns gold

August 7, 2014
A university is pointing out to visitors that a hall on campus is its latest LEED-certified building — delivering $345,000 in annual savings. Read More

University eyes extending urban land deal

July 31, 2014
A university is ready to negotiate an extension to its agreement with an urban real estate development nonprofit, concerning a four-block parcel of downtown land the school owns in the region. Read More