River North Photography / iStrock Photo

Urban agriculture can be done in many places, and by people of different ages and with different interests. That’s according to Kami Pothukuchi, a Wayne State University Professor and the director of SEED Wayne. 

An artist rendering of Montana State University's Explorer 1 CubeSat
NASA/JPL-Caltech/Montana State University

A group of Western Michigan University students and faculty are trying to send a satellite into space. WALI - the Western Aerospace Launch Initiative - is part of a NASA program that allows small satellites to tag along on NASA’s regular missions. The group is trying to raise the $100,000 it will take to build its satellite.

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Western Michigan University says it’s forming a committee in the hopes of better informing students about off-campus threats to their safety. Western faced criticism for not alerting students this weekend when it learned that a man was apparently shooting people at random as he drove around the community.

Western Michigan University students say they’re disappointed by the university’s lack of response to the Kalamazoo mass shooting. On Saturday night, Jason Brian Dalton of Kalamazoo opened fire at three locations in the area - a townhome, a Cracker Barrel restaurant in Texas Township, and the Seeyle Kia.

WMU Wants 50 Percent Increase In Study Abroad

Feb 19, 2016
Study abroad peer advisor, Joshua Place, took this picture on his trip to Germany.
Joshua Place

  By 2019, Western Michigan University hopes to see a 50 percent increase in the number of students studying abroad. But what will that mean for students juggling the cost of tuition, living expenses, and more? Western is already creating new programs to make studying abroad easier.