News

Pages

Local Music
11:28 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Western swing band premieres new album, new name

Chuck Whiting and His Rowdy Friends
Credit Chuck Whiting

If you want to hear Kalamazoo band Chuck Whiting and His Rowdy Friends, Friday night at 7 p.m. at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum might be your last chance. But Whiting says the group isn’t going away, just the name.

Read more
Fine Art
10:35 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Spare Change: The art of climate

Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

The exhibit Spare Change: The art of climate will be on the first floor of Western Michigan University’s Kohrmann Hall until Thursday, October 17th. It has everything from a dress made of recycled materials to simple eye-catching info graphics like Amelia James work. 

Read more
WMU Hockey
6:49 am
Fri October 11, 2013

WMU Hockey starts new chapter in new conference

File photo
Credit GS Photo/WMU Media Relations

Interview with David Drew

Kalamazoo Gazette reporter David Drew says realignment in college hockey has brought Western Michigan University into what he considers the toughest conference in the country

Read more
Local Music
4:59 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

Famed violinist Regina Carter's path leads to music therapy

Regina Carter
Credit reginacarter.com

Jazz violinist Regina Carter, who performed with her quartet Wednesday night at Western Michigan University as part of the School of Music's Mind, Music and Medicine conference, spoke with Cara Lieurance before the concert. 

Read more
Immigration rally
8:28 am
Wed October 9, 2013

WestSouthwest: Protesting over immigration

Wendy Medrano arrested Tuesday in Washington D.C.
Credit Allison Colberg, Michigan United

Interview with Wendy Medrano

Wendy Medrano says the nation's immigration policies fractured her family for many years. 

Read more

Pages