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  1. Carlson Hall of Fame welcomes new members SLIDESHOWRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MIPrepZone

    ... Huron in 1965. Since leaving Carlson, Caba went on to earn degrees from Georgetown College and Western Michigan University, and has been a football player or coach his entire life. He currently is the head football coach at Alfred State College in ...


  2. WMU professors' union issues unofficial no-confidence vote against Provost Tim GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MLive.com

    In a rare move, the Western Michigan University professors' union has approved overwhelmingly a no-confidence vote in Provost Tim Greene, though the vote is unofficial since faculty members can vote electronically until noon Monday. About 120 members of the professors' union met Friday for the vote, which was a voice vote and passed with fewer than five "no" votes, according to members present.


  3. Grand Rapids schools partnering with local colleges and groups on mentoring initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Davion O'Neal, a student at Dickinson Academy, chats with Grand Rapids City Commissioner Elias Lumpkins at Head-N-Sole Barbershop in Grand Rapids on Nov. 18, 2013, during the launch of mentoring program spearheaded by Davenport University for teen boys, primarily from Grand Rapids Public Schools . On Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, GRPS is launching an an initiative known as "Grade School to Grad School" in collaboration with Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids Urban League, Boy Scouts of America, Grand City Sports, and Western Michigan University Cooley Law School.


  4. Jim Hettinger and Ken Miller elected to lead 2015 Western Michigan University Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... has bachelor's and master's degrees in business from WMU and a law degree from what is now the Western Michigan University Thomas Cooley Law School. Now serving in his second eight-year term as a WMU trustee, he led the presidential search committee ...


  5. Western Michigan University dean Alex Enyedi removed from position, 2 associate deans resignRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Meanwhile, two faculty members who served as associate deans under Enyedi have resigned.


  6. WMU Winter Gala Dance Concert will help audience hear fresh take of Pachelbel's Canon in DRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Audiences will have an opportunity to experience Pachelbel's Canon in D in a fresh manner, when Western Michigan University students perform the ballet "Continuo" set to that music during the Winter Gala Dance Concert Feb. 5-7.


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    Yesterday | Miami University RedHawks

    ... State University, University of Illinois, University of Michigan, University of Wisconsin, Western Michigan University Junior Team Competition Field: Miami University, Chicago Jazz, Crystallettes, Fond Du Lac Blades, Hockettes, Starlights, Team ...


  8. University competitive for new graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Central Michigan Life

    ... for in-state students are Michigan State University, Grand Valley State University and Western Michigan University. According to Cheryl Roland, the Executive Director of University Relations at WMU, the university's freshman class had an average 3.3 ...


  9. Today's obituary: Virginia M. Ward VanCamp of Muskegon and Keller, Texas dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    Vancamp was born in Illinois and graduated from Battle Creek Central High School in 1945. She went on to work at the Kellogg Company and earn her teaching certificate from Western Michigan University in 1949, the same year she married her husband.


  10. Author Richelle Mead Closes One Door, Opens AnotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Publishers' Weekly

    ... of Michigan, before moving on to earn a master's degree in comparative literature from Western Michigan University, followed by a second master's in teaching from the University of Washington. "I've always been a fan of epic fantasy," said Mead. ...


  11. Western Michigan University not renewing Dean Alex Enyedi's contact...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    The email WMU Provost Tim Greene sent to WMU College of Arts and Sciences faculty and staff states Dean Alex Enyedi's contract will not be renewed because of several issues, including "declines in enrollment, declines in funded research, expectations of how to manage budget allocations, transparency in communications to university administrators ... (more)


  12. Randy Churchill Joins Square 1 Bank as Senior Vice PresidentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... of increasing responsibility in law, banking and financial printing. Churchill earned a BBA from Western Michigan University and holds a JD from Indiana University School of Law. An active member of the Los Angeles entrepreneurial ecosystem, ...


  13. Western Michigan University Relamping Team Brings Efficiency to Maintenance DepartmentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Building Operating Management

    Before Anand Sankey took over as director of engineering and maintenance services at Western Michigan University in 2009, his electricians spent too much time changing light bulbs. This did not go over well.


  14. It's an Owl Prowl at Binder Park Zoo on Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    ... from Hope College and Master's in the Practice of Teaching: Early Childhood Education from Western Michigan University. Kara oversees community outreach for the bio-station and coordinates teacher professional development. Kara is an avid birder and ...


  15. At Western Michigan U., Resistance Over a Popular Dean's DismissalRead the original story

    Thursday | Chronicle.com

    Alexander Enyedi was "deeply disappointed," he wrote in an email to his top subordinates, when his contract as dean of Western Michigan University's College of Arts and Sciences was not renewed. He was not the only one.


  16. Mary Jo LivingstonRead the original story

    Wednesday | Daily Globe

    ... husband of 55 years, Darwin, on Aug. 29, 1959. In 1977, she received her master's degree from Western Michigan University. Mary Jo then taught middle school in Three Rivers until her retirement in 1999. Mary Jo is survived by her husband, Darwin, of ...


  17. TMC's Hilvert accepts La Salle coaching jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Cincinnati.com

    ... Prior to Thomas More, Hilvert also has experience at Mt. St. Joseph, Winton Woods, Oak Hills and Western Michigan University. "The interest from coaches seeking the head coaching position has been overwhelming in just 48 hours," La Salle athletic ...


  18. Emotional Eastern Michigan women's basketball team starts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    The Eagles' game at Western Michigan University was their first since Heady, a 21-year-old junior from Hazel Crest, Ill., and EMU student Jordan Hopkins, 23, of Dexter were killed in a crash shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday in Ypsilanti. Emotion poured over as EMU players shed tears during pregame stretching and warm-up drills, but the Eagles channeled their inner Heady and came out of the visiting locker room minutes before the game at University Arena with smiles on their faces.


  19. Shayne Whittington (Pacers) Joins the Mad AntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    Whittington signed with the Indiana Pacers in 2014, and has played 14 games with the team . Whittington played college at Western Michigan University and was named to the second Team All-MAC and first team ALL Mac in his senior year.


  20. Aquinas College lifelong learning program receives $1 million endowmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | MLive.com

    ... at Aquinas College received a $1 million endowment. The University of Michigan, Aquinas College, Western Michigan University and Saginaw Valley State University are the four Michigan colleges that host an Osher program. GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The Osher ...