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  1. Indiana Tech Law School Names Charles Cercone DeanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JD Journal

    ... Cercone will begin serving as dean on January 5, 2015. He is working as the dean of faculty at Western Michigan University's Thomas M. Cooley Law School right now. He has been in this position since 2003. He joined Cooley Law School as a professor ...

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  2. Protesters march through Kalamazoo to protest police brutality,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... awareness protests in cities across the country. Event organizer Tabrian Joe, a 20-year-old Western Michigan University student studying secondary education from Detroit, started the protest in Kalamazoo to bring awareness about police brutality and ...

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  3. Students protest Missouri grand jury decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    More than 100 students gathered on the campus of Western Michigan University to protest a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. "We just want to show our voices aren't being heard by our justice system and that's the reason for the silent protest," said Jordan Barnett, a WMU student.

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  4. WCSU president announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Times

    ... wrote. "I'll treasure always the memories of our times together." Schmotter joined WestConn from Western Michigan University , where he was dean of Haworth College of Business and professor of management. From his first year at WestConn, he had an ...

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  5. president announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Times

    ... wrote. "I'll treasure always the memories of our times together." Schmotter joined WestConn from Western Michigan University, where he was dean of Haworth College of Business and professor of management. From his first year at WestConn, he had an ...

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  6. Protests continue in Michigan after Ferguson grand jury announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

    Small protests continue around Michigan today after news broke last night that a St. Louis County grand jury won't indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed white man in Ferguson, Missouri. Monday night saw rallies in East Lansing and Detroit, while today students protested on the campuses of the University of Michigan, Western Michigan University and Michigan State University.

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  7. Charles Cercone Named Dean of Indiana Tech Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Journal

    ... Cercone will begin serving as dean on January 5, 2015. He is working as the dean of faculty at Western Michigan University's Thomas M. Cooley Law School right now. He has been in this position since 2003. He joined Cooley Law School as a professor ...

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  8. WMU students demand justice for Michael Brown: 'This has got to be a burning fire, forever'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Tears rolled down some cheeks, hugs were exchanged, and messages of unity were shouted in the crowd of students and others who gathered Tuesday at Western Michigan University to demand justice for Michael Brown. WMU student Jordan Barnett-Drummer was among those who decided to organize a rally after Monday night's announcement that Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Brown, would not be charged.

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  9. Ind. Law - Indiana Tech Selects New Law School DeanRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Indiana Law Blog

    ... Charles Cercone will be its new law school dean. He currently serves as dean of faculty at the Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. More from the announcement: Cercone will officially begin his duties as dean on January 5, 2015. ...

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  10. Jean Troiano to Join Big Green Athletic Training StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Dartmouth Big Green

    ... Tournament. Prior to working at IMG, Troiano was a graduate assistant athletic trainer at Western Michigan University from August of 2011 through June of 2013, where she was in charge of women's soccer and softball. She also helped with football ...

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  11. Bronco Banter: Talking WMU sports with David DrewRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Join Kalamazoo Gazette sports reporter for a live chat a 1 p.m. today to discuss Western Michigan University sports . It's the final week of the regular season for the WMU football team and the Broncos are playing for a piece of first place in the MAC West Division.

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  12. Cutlerville violin teacher shares his expertise in new 'Fiddle for Dummies' bookRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... with the Calvin Christian orchestra all four years of high school, then went on to study at Western Michigan University. He started teaching in 2009 at his parents' home, and later opened Rivertown Music Studio, where students can learn to play the ...

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  13. Rally today at Western Michigan University 'demanding justice' for Michael BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    The rally is scheduled for noon Tuesday at WMU's flagpoles.

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  14. Enos removes four players as captains after reprimand from MACRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Central Michigan Life

    Following a public reprimand from the Mid-American Conference for an incident before Saturday's 32-20 loss to Western Michigan University , Central Michigan University head football coach Dan Enos has announced the removal of four players as captains from the team. Wide receiver Titus Davis, linebacker Justin Cherocci, offensive lineman Andy Phillips and defensive lineman Leterrius Walton, all seniors, issued a collective public apology Monday evening for refusing to shake the hands of Western Michigan University football captains before Saturday's game at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.

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  15. Join us for a live chat with Congressman Fred Upton TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... the 6th Congressional District seat earlier this month after defeating Democrat Paul Clements, a Western Michigan University professor, by garnering 56 percent of the vote. Upton, who serves as chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce ...

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  16. Michael Charron Connects Art Lovers With Colorado's Unseen Beauty Through His Backcounty Llama TrektsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denver Westword

    ... slideshow from Charron's most recent journey. Charron got a bachelor's degree in sculpture from Western Michigan University before the allure of the outdoors summoned him West. "I've always said I am glad I didn't know about Colorado when I was ...

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  17. Dig In: East Egg Milwood has all of the East Egg favorites in a cozy neighborhood settingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... is all hustle and bustle and reflects its location near The Crossroads mall. The East Egg near Western Michigan University's campus has a certain chaotic energy from the largely student clientele. There are also sites in Richland and Mattawan. The ...

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  18. 12 facts about Kalamazoo Promise as scholarship program marks 9th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    ... 3,600 students have received Promise scholarships. Roughly a third of students have attended Western Michigan University; a third have attended Kalamazoo Valley Community College, and a third have attended other schools, with Michigan State and ...

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  19. Tailgate CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Central Michigan Life

    Students, alumni and fans fill a parking lot next to Kelly/Shorts Stadium during the tailgate prior to the Chippewas Central alumni John Sinicki remembers feeling defeated while sitting in Waldo Stadium at Western Michigan University as the Broncos stood cheering around him, their field goal kicker only 25 yard lines away from winning the game. Suddenly, the thousands standing Broncos were replaced by standing Chippewas when the Western kicker hooked it into the tunnel.

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  20. Editorial: What's in a name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Central Michigan Life

    As much as we'd like to think we've evolved as a society, racism still appears and must be called out by those who refuse to tolerate such behavior. At Central Michigan University, we saw an act of racism before our annual football battle with Western Michigan University.

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