WMU Board
6:06 am
Tue June 10, 2014

WMU Trustees to Meet, Set Tuition and Budget

Bernhard Center - file photo
Credit WMUK

Western Michigan University Trustees are expected to set tuition for the next school year when they meet on Tuesday. 

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Arts & More
5:00 am
Tue June 10, 2014

The Civic Theatre's 'The Sunshine Boys' Brings Angst, Filled With Respect

Actors Art Nemitz (left) and James Carver star in The Civic Theatre's production of 'The Sunshine Boys.'
Credit Courtesy of The Civic Theatre

One might think that a comedy duo called "The Sunshine Boys" would have a welcoming, funny rapport. And they did - professionally. But offstage was a different story. 

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9:39 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Is The Waterfront Film Festival Really Losing Its Charm? You Decide

A photo still from the film 'Arlo & Julie'

When it launched back in 1999, most people would not have guessed the Waterfront Film Festival would have survived more than a few years. Without a doubt, it was ambitious: Who starts a film festival in Saugatuck, a town without a single movie theater?

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9:37 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Teen Acoustic Prodigies, Other Michigan Female Musicians To Tour

Credit courtesy of The Accidentals

Hear the full interview with The Accidentals and Olivia Mainville

 Ten female musical acts from around the state are hitting the road together in a tour called “Girls With Guitars.” They’ll stop at Bell’s Eccentric Café in Kalamazoo on Thursday.

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2:44 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

How Military Familes Cope

Cecilia Mallette and Anne Flanders
Credit Chris Killian

Chris Killian reports on how the families of deployed troops cope with the stress of separation

Behind every deployed service-member there’s a family tending the home fires, waiting for a phone call from a son or daughter, a brother or sister, a husband or wife.

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