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Western News, Dec. 11, 1986, Western Michigan University Dec 1986

Western News, Dec. 11, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Research an 'essential' part of effective teaching, WMU first in country to have fully-automated loan processing system, Gabelnick to head Honors College, Former AARP chairperson to get honorary degree, Distinguished Faculty Scholar nominations due, Symposium Friday to honor Clark's retirement


Western News, Dec. 4, 1986, Western Michigan University Dec 1986

Western News, Dec. 4, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Haenicke sets faculty salaries as top 1987-88 priority, $54.5 million sought for capital outlay projects, Board awards telecommunications contract, Retailers will have happy holidays


Western News, Nov. 20, 1986, Western Michigan University Nov 1986

Western News, Nov. 20, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Gift establishes two Medallion Scholarships in art, Grant to fund study of organ donation law, New program targets high-risk courses, Several campus beautification projects under way, Groundwater contamination to be discussed, Apprenticeship program provides rigorous on-the-job training, Two textbooks by Poling published


Western News, Nov. 13, 1986, Western Michigan University Nov 1986

Western News, Nov. 13, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Telecommunications and provost searches near end, Ambassadors are reaching out to Southwest Michigan, Gold Company wins magazine's award, Faculty members receive $4, 750 grant to develop unique atlas of Michigan, Veeder earns commendation from CSUI


Western News, Nov. 6, 1986, Western Michigan University Nov 1986

Western News, Nov. 6, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Wes tern is bigger and better; says Denenfeld, Specialist in human ecology to speak on resource management as visiting scholar, Commencement will have new look, Many countries and states represented in fall on-campus enrollment figures, Student directory by ZIP code available


Western News, Oct. 30, 1986, Western Michigan University Oct 1986

Western News, Oct. 30, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Seven doctoral students named MLK/ Parks Fellows, Conor Cruise O'Brien to speak on 'trouble spots', WMUK achieves goal after short on-air appeal, Trustees approve extended 'marriage' with four Greek organizations on East Campus, Sky Broncos again capture regional title, Arts and Sciences Showcase today


Western News. Oct. 23, 1986, Western Michigan University Oct 1986

Western News. Oct. 23, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Denenfeld to reflect on 30 years of service at seventh annual Academic Convocation, Defense expert to give Peace Education Week address, Trustees approve construction of two buildings, Harrington to speak at social justice conference, Stillwell promoted to associate dean


Western News, Oct. 16, 1986, Western Michigan University Oct 1986

Western News, Oct. 16, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Dybek named Distinguished Faculty Scholar, Service the key to success in the '90s; says Haenicke, Hope president; two others to be visiting scholars, Two centers to evaluate supported work under grants from mental health department


Western News, Oct. 9, 1986, Western Michigan University Oct 1986

Western News, Oct. 9, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Four to receive Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards, Festivities and football-all part of Homecoming, Western thanks AMBUCS for scholarship program, Experts on psychology; health to be scholars, Retreat planned on decision making


Western News, Oct. 2, 1986, Western Michigan University Oct 1986

Western News, Oct. 2, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: La Quinta establishes $10,000 scholarship fund, Help with reading close at hand in center on campus, 159 spouses and dependents participate in new tuition remission program this fall, Board approves retirements of 23 faculty; staff, Philosopher to lecture on affirmative action


Western News, Sept. 25, 1986, Western Michigan University Sep 1986

Western News, Sept. 25, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Western reinforces commitment to service in Grand Rapids area, Western would welcome opportunity to explore role in Grand Rapids center, Grant to fund teacher training program, Brown; Parfet elected 1986-87 Foundation officers, Johnston to address agricultural development, Rozelle wins award from Beta Alpha Psi


Western News, September 18, 1986, Western Michigan University Sep 1986

Western News, September 18, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Fall enrollment up 2.3 percent, Program in computer science accredited, Board of Trustee to meet in Grand Rapids, Cowan to be first speaker in Visiting Scholars series, Culp; Ebert to be inducted in Hall of Fame, Panel discussion to feature Soviet physicians


Western News, September 11, 1986, Western Michigan University Sep 1986

Western News, September 11, 1986, Western Michigan University

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ABC news correspondent to keynote Hispanic Heritage Week activities, Flying is still safest way to travel; says Sackett, 1986-87 pay schedules for non-bargaining unit staff members published, Aviation Program sponsors proficiency day, Nuclear safety to be subject of teleconference


Western News, September 4, 1986, Western Michigan University Sep 1986

Western News, September 4, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Three employees selected as administrative associates, Health center to be named for Sindecuses, Students working to develop first 'plastic engine', 'Standstill' budget of $97.5 million includes $1 million for research


Western News, August 14, 1986, Western Michigan University Aug 1986

Western News, August 14, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Gordon; Elizabeth Sindecuse give Western $1 million, Federal judge to get honorary degree, Faculty; staff reminded to update directory information


Western News, July 31,1986, Western Michigan University Jul 1986

Western News, July 31,1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Board OKs tuition remission plan, University at a 'standstill' with $97.5 million budget, Belson named University ombudsman, Gabier; Loew among list of retirees


Western News, July 17, 1986, Western Michigan University Jul 1986

Western News, July 17, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Groundwater program provides model for DMB report, Board approves faculty promotions, Clark to retire after 38 years of service, Sellin wins $2,000 research award


Western News, July 3, 1986, Western Michigan University Jul 1986

Western News, July 3, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Several appointed to administrative positions, Architects named for new building, Announce changes in office locations, Two earn secretarial certification


Western News, June 19, 1986, Western Michigan University Jun 1986

Western News, June 19, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Tuition discount to be recommended, MLK Program kicks off year, Orientation sessions under way, Buckner selected for summer institute, Scholarship available to China, Forum on crime and disabled set


Western News, June 5, 1986, Western Michigan University Jun 1986

Western News, June 5, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Private gifts up 23 percent, Funds received for special projects, Seven frosh awarded $20,000 Medallion Scholarships, Grievance policy to be seminar topic, Faculty; staff retirements approved by Board of Trustees


Western News, May 22, 1986, Western Michigan University May 1986

Western News, May 22, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: New provost expected to be named by November, Site named for business building, Topics sought for pop culture meeting, 17 faculty members granted tenure, Arcadia Road to be closed


Western News, May 8, 1986, Western Michigan University May 1986

Western News, May 8, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Ground broken for $2.8 million printing center, Board approves reorganization, Haenicke says 5.1 percent not enough for Western, 600 students to participate in Michigan Youth Arts Festival


Final Report Of Blue Ribbon Task Force On The Nature Of The University, Western Michigan University Apr 1986

Final Report Of Blue Ribbon Task Force On The Nature Of The University, Western Michigan University

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I. Introduction to the Report, 2

II. Charge to the Task Force, 2

III. Report on Budget Savings, 3

IV. Report on Planning, 4

V. Report on Communications, 7

VI. Report on New Program Initiatives, 10

VII. Report on the Nature of the University, 13


Western News, April 17, 1986, Western Michigan University Apr 1986

Western News, April 17, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Five more $20,000 Medallion Scholarships established, 1,800 to receive degrees at commencement, Haenicke urges Presidential Scholars 'to make constant use' of 'freedom to profess the truth', First occupational therapy grads to reunite, Projects to help mathematics and science teachers


Western News, April 10, 1986, Western Michigan University Apr 1986

Western News, April 10, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Boyle; Bullock to receive service awards April 26, Haenicke to address Presidential Scholars, Professors should design ethical standards and be governed by peers; Haenicke says, Foundation honors four as 'Volunteers of the Year', Telecommunications project moving ahead, Counseling conference to celebrate 50th anniversary, Faculty; staff members invited to apply for Administrative Associates Program


Western News, April 3, 1986, Western Michigan University Apr 1986

Western News, April 3, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: Two students; faculty members honored by MAGB, Center to promote area horticultural growth, College of Education plans research conference, Curriculum expert to be Visiting Scholar, Faculty; staff retirements approved by Board, Evaluation center grants highlight reports


Western News, March 27, 1986, Western Michigan University Mar 1986

Western News, March 27, 1986, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Bernhard; Blanchard among five to get degrees, Jaksa; Renstrom re-elected to Senate offices, Career Fair expected to draw 2,000, Haenicke to discuss 'Ethics in Academia', President of Metropolitan State to speak at fifth annual Minority Mentor/Mentee lunch, Cain to receive 'Woman of the Year' award


Western News, March 20, 1986, Western Michigan University Mar 1986

Western News, March 20, 1986, Western Michigan University

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Story highlights: 'Spring Into Wellness' with a trip to the fair, Kendall gift of $130,000 'caps' campaign for center, Three possible sites named for business building, Board issues statement on academic freedom, Philosopher to be visiting scholar, 'Magic of Technology' explained at TECH EXPO, Alumni Association seeks award nominations, Applications available for Denenfeld award, Board okays changes in Senate constitution


Western News, March 13, 1986, Western Michigan University Mar 1986

Western News, March 13, 1986, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Tuition increase needed without increase in funds, Dennis Archer to speak at minority leadership conference March 21-23, Yale psychiatrist to keynote scholars program, Conference slated for women employees, Several faculty development opportunities offered, Transfer process to be examined at Community College Cooperation Conference, Houston 'overwhelmed' by nonviolent revolution in the Philippines


Western News, February 27, 1986, Western Michigan University Feb 1986

Western News, February 27, 1986, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-2018)

Story highlights: Major scholarship program to honor Russell Brown, Day designated to protest TRIO program cuts, 70 nontraditional students receive aid; applications for spring; summer available, Committee begins search for libraries director, U.S. trade deficit not alarming; says WMU economist, Committee seeks logo for Homecoming '86, Lindbeck has four books published