WMU Happenings

Ferguson and Beyond Resource Guide
Stay up to date on issues related to racism, white privilege, injustice and society with this helpful resource guide. You can explore statistics, read athletes’ and artists’ responses to recent stories, watch videos and much more. Click here to connect.

Career Fair Prep
Feb. 3 – 6. Times and locations vary
Learn how to polish your resume and build other marketable qualities in preparation for the career fair and beyond. See below for details.

Career Fair Prep flyer

Career Fair
Thursday, Feb. 12, 10 a.m to 3 p.m. Bernhard Center Ballrooms.
WMU is bringing 180 employers to campus who are eager to recruit students for jobs and internships. Click here for more information, including an up-to-date list of registered employers (along with the majors they are most interested in and the positions for which they are hiring).

Career Fair Feb 12

The Government and Nonprofit Fair
Friday, Feb. 13, 1 to 4 p.m. Bernhard Center North Ballroom.
Click here For more information.

Gov and Nonprofit Fair Feb 13

Ethics Lecture Series
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 7 p.m. Chenery Auditorium, 714 S. Westnedge Ave.
Come experience this new spring event series about ethics! Guests from a variety of disciplines will be leading lectures and discussions to engage students in issues relating to ethics. The upcoming lecture is by Anita Hill and is a part of the Raise Your Voice series. The lecture is titled, “Responding to Gendered Violence in Society, Law and on College Campuses: From 1991 to Today.” See below for details.

Ethics Series poster spring 2015

Interdisciplinary Lecture
Wednesday, Feb. 11, 5:30 p.m. Health and Human Services Building
Enjoy a lecture by LaQuanda S. Nesbitt titled “Successful Strategies for Interdisciplinary Collaboratives to Achieve Health Equity,” part of the Bill Burian University-Community Lecture Series in the College of Health and Human Services. A reception will follow the event. Click here or contact Yvette Hyter at Yvette.hyter@wmich.edu for more information.

Second Biennial Diversity and Inclusion Conference
Thursday, Feb. 12, 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Health and Human Services Building
Come network and engage in the field of health and human services and actively work with students, faculty and staff to build a more diverse, inclusive and just community. Also listen to the lecture, “Collaboration for Equity: Building a Community that Supports Health Care for All.” Click here or contact Yvette Hyter at Yvette.hyter@wmich.edu for more information.

WMU Nonprofit Leadership Program Wins Award
Western Michigan University is the recipient of the 2015 Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Sprint Program Excellence Award, a prestigious national honor awarded to institutions dedicated to preparing the next generation of nonprofit sector leaders.

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