Items Tagged with 'Western Michigan University'


Letter: Pay more attention to early learners

August 31, 2018
Editor: As an educator with more than 25 years in public school teaching and administration, your recent editorial (“Thinking outside the box is essential to solving worker shortage,” Aug. 20) gave me pause. Read More

KCC, WMU partner on transfer agreement

Students earning select associate degrees at the community college will avoid duplication of coursework at university.

August 17, 2018
Two local schools are teaming up to make transferring a smoother process. Read More

University hires dean of health and human services

July 11, 2018
A university in the region has a new health and human services dean. Read More

College hires director of admissions

June 29, 2018
A college in the region has a new director of admissions. Read More

‘All boats rise’ at architectural firm

TowerPinkster said healthy economy has allowed firm to add and strengthen services, diversify reach.

October 27, 2017
When TowerPinkster opened in 1953 with six employees, it focused on health care projects. As the economy has dipped and peaked, the architectural firm has diversified to reach more sectors. Read More

College ranked ‘most affordable’ in the state

August 8, 2017
An international online business publication has ranked a university in the region as the most affordable in Michigan. Read More

College names interim executive

August 3, 2017
A college in the region has selected an interim vice president for research who has an extensive background in international science research. Read More

WMU, Aquinas partner on engineering degree

University to contribute lab equipment and curriculum; college to offer Catholic liberal arts experience and prerequisites.

May 26, 2017
Western Michigan University and Aquinas College this fall will join a packed field of schools forging academic partnerships. Read More

WMU launches Collegiate Pathways program

Pilot partnership with Forest Hills will allow high school students to earn minor in Mandarin Chinese.

April 7, 2017
Western Michigan University is tweaking the concept of dual enrollment through a new program called Collegiate Pathways. Read More

WMU’s online programs continue to evolve

Western Michigan University custom designs online courses using synchronous technology, virtual reality for career acceleration.

March 17, 2017
Western Michigan University launched its first online courses in 1998, when less than half of adults used the internet, and those who did faced slow connection speeds and limited usability. Read More