Mike Lanka / WMU University Relations

Scholars and experts on the Middle Ages will be in Kalamazoo beginning Thursday. 

WMU University Relations

Western Michigan University has a new dean at its College of Arts and Sciences. The university announced this afternoon at Lee Honors College Dean Carla Koretsky will take over July 1st.

"KALAMAZOO, MI - A communications professor at Western Michigan University has been named one of three Michigan Distinguished Professors of the Year by the Michigan Association of State Universities. Sue Ellen Christian is a professor of communication with a dual appointment in WMU's School of Communication and Department of Gender and Women's Studies." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

"Western Michigan University will hold a transfer fair Thursday in Battle Creek to help Miller College students transition to the Kalamazoo-based college." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

Mike Lanka / WMU University Relations

(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.