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Western News, December 12, 1985, Western Michigan University Dec 1985

Western News, December 12, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: DMB awards funds for two centers, 1,280 degrees to be conferred at commencement, New programs will require new funds, Haenicke tells Faculty Senate, Children's Christmas favorite has unusual history, Five renewal grants top $50,000 in report to Board, Munsterman; Oxhandler appointed to new positions


Western News, December 5, 1985, Western Michigan University Dec 1985

Western News, December 5, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Financial aid available for nontraditional students, Arts and Sciences Forum Dec. 11 to present discussion on interdisciplinary programs, Nava; Torres to speak during Christmas Fiesta, Patterson named special assistant to Haenicke, New curriculum designed for undecided students, Black Caucus to sponsor banquet and dance, Bates heads Martin Luther King Jr. Program, 1984-85 performance review program summary report published


Western News, November 21, 1985, Western Michigan University Nov 1985

Western News, November 21, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: United Way campaign tops $85,000; up 19 percent, New College of Business building; library modifications top the list of capital outlay requests for 1986-87, Student computer program aids Bronco football team, Minority program; nursing program; SPADA top list, Board approves negotiations with firm to development telecommunications network


Western News, November 14, 1985, Western Michigan University Nov 1985

Western News, November 14, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Faculty Senate approves policy; resolution, Disappointing view of Halley's Comet expected, Microcomputer laboratory open in Maybee, Conference set on groundwater protection and management, Two named to staff in development office, Kellogg Foundation announces fellowships, Barnhart appointed coordinator in CWS


Western News, November 7, 1985, Western Michigan University Nov 1985

Western News, November 7, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Soviet citizens visit to conduct 'Dialogue for Peace', Videoconference focuses on arms control, Grant project targets high risk infants, Dybek wins $25,000 Whiting Writers' Award, Interest in ethics results in new center at Western, Nominations sought for faculty scholar awards, Translation expert to be Visiting Scholar


Western News, October 31, 1985, Western Michigan University Oct 1985

Western News, October 31, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Writer; naturalist and explorer Foundation Fellow, OPUS IV goal is $80,000, United Nations ambassador to speak on Africa, Haenicke stresses academic excellence in 'WMU: The Challenge of Our Future'


Western News, October 24, 1985, Western Michigan University Oct 1985

Western News, October 24, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Academic excellence theme of Haenicke presidency, Shils to speak at 'Politics and Religion' conference, Woman researcher conference set for Nov. 8, Board of Trustees recognizes 14 faculty; two staff retirements, Events scheduled to preview Matthiessen visit


Western News, October 17, 1985, Western Michigan University Oct 1985

Western News, October 17, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Two to receive University's highest faculty honor, Spock to speak during Peace Education Week, Student participation up 80 percent in Minority Mentor/Mentee Program, Intellectual skills conference set for Oct. 24-25, WMU; GKUW agencies work together closely, Three Visiting Scholars to speak


Western News, October 10, 1985, Western Michigan University Oct 1985

Western News, October 10, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Five to receive Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards, Trees to be dedicated in memory of Denenfeld, Giving to United Way has long tradition, About 2,500 expected for Brown and Gold Day, Foundation assets total $7.7 million; up 47 percent, Holland; Brown elected Foundation officers


Western News, October 3, 1985, Western Michigan University Oct 1985

Western News, October 3, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Whirlpool Foundation awards $100,000 grant, Paper Tech Foundation to meet here next week, Sixth annual Academic convocation to include Haenicke presentation, Maier to address WMU Foundation members, Continuing ed enrollment rises, Stufflebeam honored by evaluation society, Gatlin; Knudstrup appointed directors by Board of Trustees, Participation stressed in United Way campaign


Western News, September 26, 1985, Western Michigan University Sep 1985

Western News, September 26, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: 'WMU Presents' to air on WKZO- TV Sunday, Board approves 1985-86 operating budget, Haenicke shares his first impressions with Board, 'Magic Kingdom' to be created during Homecoming, Center for the Study of Ethics to sponsor speakers, Officials to visit Evaluation Center


Western News, September 19, 1985, Western Michigan University Sep 1985

Western News, September 19, 1985, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Merit computer node installed at GR Regional Center, President affirms commitment to cooperation, Book on nontraditional jobs published, Faculty; staff retirements recognized by Board, Reception for Haenicke scheduled for Sept. 20, Enrollment up for the first time since 1980


Western News, September 12, 1985, Western Michigan University Sep 1985

Western News, September 12, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Five selected as first administrative associates, Guatemala to be focus of special activities Sept. 16-20, Chinese Fulbright Scholar to teach here, Dance therapist to be first visiting scholar Sept. 19-20, Two appointed to posts in College of Education


Western News, September 5, 1985, Western Michigan University Sep 1985

Western News, September 5, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Haenicke means what he says about 'MBWA', Involvement in teaching and learning series to begin; activities to range from retreats to teleconferences, 'ISIS' brings common data base to Western, Hispanic Heritage Week observed, 'Zest for Life' program continues to promote wellness


Western News, August 22, 1985, Western Michigan University Aug 1985

Western News, August 22, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Thompson named associate dean, Offices to be closed Labor Day, Program for adult learners scheduled, Business; art appointments approved, Western selected for pilot project, Dates set for fall registration


Western News, August 8, 1985, Western Michigan University Aug 1985

Western News, August 8, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Blanchard signs bill giving Western $64.8 million, North Dormitory Road opened to two-way traffic Aug. 2, Institutes conducted for Japanese students this summer, Krawutschke receives Fulbright, TV series wins national award from cable programmers group


Western News, July 25, 1985, Western Michigan University Jul 1985

Western News, July 25, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Board to open committee meetings, Ground broken for addition to McCracken, Engineering programs accredited, Western signs contract with Apple, Western celebrates Flowerfest, Academic Convocation date set


Western News, July 11, 1985, Western Michigan University Jul 1985

Western News, July 11, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Board approves budget that eliminates deficit, Denenfeld named acting president, Board honors Bernhard with resolution, Two attend summer workshop, Board approves 'moderate' increase, Tuition subsidy deadline set


Western News, June 20, 1985, Western Michigan University Jun 1985

Western News, June 20, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Bernhard to conclude presidency, New merit scholarship program announced, Morrison honored by ASPA, Kemp outstanding volunteer, Road construction to begin, Observe safety in the workplace


Western News, June 6, 1985, Western Michigan University Jun 1985

Western News, June 6, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Printing center named for Welborn, Historical exhibit to open Friday, 'Gandhi' screenwriter to visit Friday, Six elected to Emeriti Council, Rafferty shoots hole-in-one, Performance reviews due July 1


Western News, May 23, 1985, Western Michigan University May 1985

Western News, May 23, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Western issues response to Commission report, Curriculum for teachers revised, Board sets sexual harassment policy, Galligan named head of English


Western News, May 20, 1985, Western Michigan University May 1985

Western News, May 20, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Haenicke selected to be new WMU President, Here's the chronology of the search


Western News, May 9, 1985, Western Michigan University May 1985

Western News, May 9, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Perg Scholarship Fund established, Burke heads WMU-industry effort, Seven Medallion Scholarships awarded, Youth arts festival is this weekend, Mentor applications accepted


Western News, April 24, 1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 24, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Videotapes to play today; tomorrow, Board to meet Friday, 1,730 to receive degrees Saturday, Registration dates announced


Western News, April 18,1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 18,1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Showings of public forums announced, 1,730 to receive degrees April 27, Applications due for new program, Flextime hours begin May 1


Western News, April 16, 1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 16, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Public forum for Haenicke is April 17, Board stresses campus participation


Western News, April 12, 1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 12, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Public forum for Harter is Monday, Board stresses campus participation


Western News, April 11,1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 11,1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Breed; Kaufman to receive awards, Rep. Garcia to speak here April 12, Explain change in dependent coverage


Western News, April 10, 1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 10, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Three finalists named for Western's presidency, Public forum for Ayers is April 11, Board stresses campus participation


Western News, April 4, 1985, Western Michigan University Apr 1985

Western News, April 4, 1985, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Names of five presidential candidates confirmed, Breneman to address scholars convo, Campus Beautification Day planned for Friday; April 12