John Dunn

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(This story as been updated)  

Western Michigan University President Dunn is getting a raise. University trustees approved the pay increase during a special meeting on Friday, December 18. Dunn will get a two-percent increase in line with raises for non-union Western employees during the current fiscal year. That brings his annual salary to $398,240.


Western Michigan University President John Dunn says different religious beliefs should be respected. Dunn sent a campus-wide e-mail this week to respond to what he called the “current political climate in our nation.” He says Western has a long history of welcoming students from all over the world. 

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On Friday Western Michigan University held its annual academic convocation. It honored members of the faculty and staff with awards, and university president John Dunn delivered the annual State of the University address.

The following is the text of Dunn's speech.

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Western Michigan University President John Dunn is leading a delegation from the school attending a celebration of the life of former president Elson Floyd. Floyd in June after a battle with cancer. 


Western Michigan University President John Dunn says the university’s new policy on reporting sexual assault on campus is one that other schools should emulate.