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Western News, December 8, 1983, Western Michigan University Dec 1983

Western News, December 8, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Program to up number of women and minorities in higher administrative positions at University, 12 to be inducted into 25 Year Club tonight, List offices to be open during holiday recess


Western News, December 1, 1983, Western Michigan University Dec 1983

Western News, December 1, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Speech Path; Audiology grant will boost programs, School of Music Christmas concert is Sunday, Noted Africanist to speak on art next week


Western News, November 17, 1983, Western Michigan University Nov 1983

Western News, November 17, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Smith sounds theme of business-campus cooperation, Emergency call boxes in 18 places, Grant to seek prevention; not just treatment, Sandberg predicts brighter future for education, Band Spectacular to feature four groups, Demographics point to declining enrollment among high school seniors in Michigan, Campus community highly involved in United Way, Paxson to speak on African water spirit


Western News, November 10, 1983, Western Michigan University Nov 1983

Western News, November 10, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Intellectual skills conference. to be Nov. 18-19, GM chair Roger B. Smith to receive degree Friday, Nigerian sculptor to speak next week, Higher ed leaders express concern, Women superintendents to meet here Nov. 11, 'Peace Education Week' to end with vigil, 'Smokeout' scheduled on campus next week


Western News, November 4, 1983, Western Michigan University Nov 1983

Western News, November 4, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Blanchard announces technology-sharing network that includes Western; four other schools, WMU Foundation board elects officers; directors, New Paper Tech officers elected, Four from WMU run in city commission election, The Dedication of the John E. Fetzer Business Development Center


Western News, October 27, 1983, Western Michigan University Oct 1983

Western News, October 27, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: United Way drive well underway here, University farm named for the late Lee O. Baker, Paper Tech Foundation meets; presents awards; elects officers, 'Women, Art in Africa' exhibit opens Nov. 1, Luscombe receives Arts Achievement Award, Pond area renamed for Beth Schultz in ceremony, Farrance named Miller manager, Dahlberg to explore U.S. agriculture in world setting


Western News, October 20, 1983, Western Michigan University Oct 1983

Western News, October 20, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Blanchard, Bowie Kuhn and CBS exec Jankowski to participate in Fetzer Center dedication on Nov. 2, Fetzer. Center auditorium named for C. W. Kirsch, WMU contributions credited by Red Cross, WMUK sets goal of $80,000 in 'Opus II', Swan sanctuary to be dedicated/renamed tomorrow in memory of Beth Schultz, Shared leadership topic for academic convocation address


Western News, October 13, 1983, Western Michigan University Oct 1983

Western News, October 13, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Breisach; Houser; Zupko named Distinguished Faculty Scholars, Honor five faculty members with Teaching Excellence Awards, WMU to provide computer-purchase options to faculty; staff, students through EXCITE, Shared leadership described by Denenfeld in address at third annual Academic Convocation, Weekend Homecoming activities to feature parade; game; awards banquet and dance, Two candidates elected; task force report presented at Senate meeting last week, Six new School of Music faculty members to present solo and chamber music recital


Western News, October 6, 1983, Western Michigan University Oct 1983

Western News, October 6, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Consortium to celebrate 10th anniversary next week, Chairman of Johnson and Johnson to speak on TYLENOL comeback in special lecture Oct. 13, Academic Convocation to be Tuesday in USC, Sandberg to resign as dean next June after 13 years, Anthony Elliott to make debut as conductor of WMU Symphony Orchestra in concert, Geographer is visiting scholar next Tuesday, 'Women and Art in Africa' series to begin Oct. 13, Six programs to be offered by Staff Training, Netherlands ambassador urges U.S. support of European Common Market in talk here


Western News, September 29, 1983, Western Michigan University Sep 1983

Western News, September 29, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Exhibit of permanent collection to open Monday, Ambassador of the Netherlands to speak here, Visiting scholar to speak on child abuse, Dalton/Young Artist series open this week, WMU to 'Recapture 80 Yesteryears' Oct. 9-15, Staff-training seminars planned by Personnel, South African to speak on church; apartheid


Western News, September 22, 1983, Western Michigan University Sep 1983

Western News, September 22, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Centralization threatens 'quality and uniqueness' of higher ed in Michigan, Bernhard says in 'State of U', 'Brown and Gold Day' features variety of events; opportunities, Board approves 1983-84 budget of $78.3 million; up 5.5 percent, Big crowd expected for game with Central, Gabriele; Dempsey named to posts here, Research fund offers fellowships; grants, GM chairman Roger B. Smith to receive degree, Agnes Monsour to speak at Social Work luncheon


Western News, September 15, 1983, Western Michigan University Sep 1983

Western News, September 15, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: New-student enrollment up 7.6% Coordinated effort by campus community helps bring total enrollment to 18,542students, Standing-room only for Miller memorial service, Miss Michigan Denise Gehman picked in top 5, Fifteen earn doctorates at August commencement, 'Brown and Gold Day' scheduled for Sept. 24, Van Riper Lecture Series to conclude Friday, Public Safety changes parking-lot designations


Western News, September 8, 1983, Western Michigan University Sep 1983

Western News, September 8, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Main elements of academic VP role:Survive; lead, Memorial service for Ralph Miller is Friday, Van Riper Lectures on autism next week, Three training seminars to be offered soon, 1,200 participants in parent orientation, Committee to Help Nontraditional Students


Western News, September 1, 1983, Western Michigan University Sep 1983

Western News, September 1, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Fourth unit in Valley II complex opened to respond to increased student demand, Here's a look at major events of spring; summer terms, Hartenstein becomes president of Faculty Senate, Change name to Office of Public Information, Hannah; Clarkson announce resignations, Miller named to higher-education commission, New features noted with Centrex III service


Western News, August 18, 1983, Western Michigan University Aug 1983

Western News, August 18, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Though handicapped; Eric Zelder earns degree in history; economics, Deadline extended in search for assistant VP, Rosalie E. Hendershot; 61; dies, Arts Circle to launch campaign


Western News, August 11, 1983, Western Michigan University Aug 1983

Western News, August 11, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Dawn Goldsmith; 14; is tutor in Center for Educational Opportunity, Trustee Williams honored by black social workers, Memorial service for Ralph N. Miller to be Sept. 9 in Kanley Chapel, T lAA/CREF moving on adoption of new tables, Ziring to visit USSR this fall


Western News, August 4, 1983, Western Michigan University Aug 1983

Western News, August 4, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Alumni phonathon exceeds goal, $170,000 Mott grant given, University telephone directory updates due, Two European trips planned


Western News, July 28, 1983, Western Michigan University Jul 1983

Western News, July 28, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Japanese college students attending institute here, Power outage to apartments ends early Wednesday, Hannah named consultant to University of Liberia, Internal candidates sought for assistant VP position, Yoga is Aug. 5 lecture topic


Western News, July 21, 1983, Western Michigan University Jul 1983

Western News, July 21, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Assets of Foundation increase to $6.1 million; Duncan tells Board, Fetzer Center to be dedicated Wednesday; Nov. 2, Kenig named head of mechanical engineering, Upward Bound funding renewed, Johnson named president-elect


Western News, July 14, 1983, Western Michigan University Jul 1983

Western News, July 14, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Health care now offered, Judge Enslen to teach course this fall, May gifts; grants total is $309,803; Board told, New policy announced for family housing, Fore! Spring league results


Western News, July 7, 1983, Western Michigan University Jul 1983

Western News, July 7, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Western; Guangxi University in China to begin exchange program, New York educator named president at Nazareth, Computer Center offering several workshops


Western News, June 30, 1983, Western Michigan University Jun 1983

Western News, June 30, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Continuation budget approved with deficit, University telephone conversion set for August, Moskovis appointed associate academic vice president, Emeritus status granted to Groulx and Stevens, Solar cable show scheduled


Western News, June 16, 1983, Western Michigan University Jun 1983

Western News, June 16, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: 'Partners in Progress' exceeds goal by $1.4 million, Planned giving totals $10 million since 1974, Gravure printing capital campaign launched, Foreign language policy declared by State Board, AAUP grievance arbitration decision is announced, Semester break hours set for libraries and USC


Western News, June 9, 1983, Western Michigan University Jun 1983

Western News, June 9, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Foundation board to meet Wednesday in Student Center, Bernhard to receive honorary degree from 'K', Harkenrider receives ACT's Delphine Award, Gary Fund reaches $325,000, AP A officers; council members elected for 83-84


Western News, June 2, 1983, Western Michigan University Jun 1983

Western News, June 2, 1983, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: New compensation and classification plan to take effect July 4, Commissioner on aging to speak here next week, Bernhard endorses blood drive for June 14, Engstrom granted retirement as emeritus


Western News, May 26, 1983, Western Michigan University May 1983

Western News, May 26, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Denenfeld named vice president for academic affairs; starting June 1, Board names clinic for Charles Van Riper, ERE dissolved; services to be maintained, 'Alcohol Crossroads' screened, 'Lunch with Emily' June 10


Western News, May 19, 1983, Western Michigan University May 1983

Western News, May 19, 1983, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Stevenson gift for loans, Project EXCITE presentation made in Lansing, 'President's Cabinet reviewing UCCS results, MAC baseball tourney starts


Western News, May 12, 1983, Western Michigan University May 1983

Western News, May 12, 1983, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Ehrle to resign at May 20 meeting of Board, Callan to retire June 24 with emeritus status, Glass named soccer coach, Babik is sports assistant


Western News, May 5, 1983, Western Michigan University May 1983

Western News, May 5, 1983, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Waszkiewicz; Williams named to Board of Trustees, Blanchard budget plan 'encouraging'-JTB, Here are 1982 W-2 earnings for University faculty; staff members, Matthews named new engineering dean


Western News, April 14, 1983, Western Michigan University Apr 1983

Western News, April 14, 1983, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Two to receive Distinguished Service Awards April, Goal surpassed in WMU United Way campaign, More than 1,800 to be awarded degrees April 23, Areopagitica 'Blues!' Bernhard issues call to freedom in address at third annual Presidential Scholars Convocation