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  1. WMU professor: Zika Virus will likely not be a major problem for Michigan Monday, February 8Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    It's the latest disease to worry about, but one local virologist doesn't think the Zika Virus, which has become a major issue in South and Central America, will become a big problem for Michigan. Dr. Kareem Asani, who teaches biology at Western Michigan University, said the type of mosquito that carries the virus needs a warmer climate to survive.

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  2. Admissions office looks to recruit, retain studentsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... crosses applications the most with Michigan State University, Central Michigan University and Western Michigan University. They consistently have to compete with other schools that give students high scholarship amounts. "We've never given as much ...

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  3. Kalamazoo FC tabs Kalamazoo College's Lumumba Shabazz as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MLive.com

    ... club's." Shabazz joins Nate Norman on Kalamazoo FC's coaching staff. Norman, the head coach of Western Michigan University's women's soccer team, was named an assistant for Kalamazoo FC two weeks ago. The next step for Kalamazoo FC is to fill in its ...

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  4. WMU Men's Basketball Heads to Muncie For Clash With the CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MLive.com

    Broncos Head Coach Steve Hawkins talks with team during a timeout in a basketball game against San Diego at Western Michigan University Arena in Kalamazoo, MI on Tuesday November 17, 2015. Western Michigan Broncos at Ball State Cardinals Feb. 9, 2016 a 2 p.m. ET Muncie, Ind.

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  5. Interiors Awards 2016: Office: LargeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Contract

    ... The company charged Perkins+Will with the creation of a consolidated center for its designers at Western Michigan University's Business Technology and Research (BTR) Park outside Kalamazoo, Michigan. More than 100 professionals-including industrial ...

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  6. Our StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WOTV Battle Creek

    ... everything about West Michigan. Raised in the Metro Detroit area, she went on to graduate from Western Michigan University with a degree in Film, Video, and Media Studies. From experimenting with recipes to outdoor excursions, Laura is always ...

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  7. 'Welcome to Braggsville' by T. Geronimo JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Examiner.com

    ... a Stegner Fellowship and an Iowa Arts Fellowship-at Arizona State University, Iowa, Berkeley , Western Michigan University, and Stanford. He lives in Berkeley, California. In Johnson 's latest book, "Welcome to Braggsville," main character D'Aron ...

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  8. Settled in, gallery exhibits confidence, diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Journal Gazette

    ... in a normal space," he says. "Overlook" is a solo exhibition of "abstract, monotype prints" by Western Michigan University senior and printmaker Maddison Miller, while artist Jacob Shriner's "Ver Sacrum" exhibition focuses on "German expressionist ...

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  9. Eagles fall to rival CMU 66-65Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Eastern Echo

    ... to do their part." The Eagles look to end this losing streak as they take on the Broncos of Western Michigan University on Saturday at the Convocation Center. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. The Broncos are coming off of an 80-68 home loss versus ...

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  10. Jeb Bush Gets Shut Down in Town Hall Meeting TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KFYI-AM Phoenix

    ... of our target audience, he knows what our listeners are interested in. Chris studied Theater at Western Michigan University and Political Science at Fort Hayes State University. He has a wife and three children; one in High School, and two in Junior ...

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  11. Gas smell prompts evacuation at Western Michigan dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WJRT

    Officials say the smell of natural gas on the campus of Western Michigan University prompted the evacuation of about 300 students from their dorm rooms. The Kalamazoo Gazette reports students returned to their rooms around 4:30 a.m. Thursday at Harrison-Stinson halls on the school's Kalamazoo campus after being evacuated earlier in the morning as a precautionary measure.

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  12. Gas Leak forces dorm evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    About 300 Western Michigan University students were evacuated from a campus dorm early this morning after a small gas leak. It was found in a line leading into the building.

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  13. GRCC's seeks to lower textbook costs for students with new partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    ... colleges and universities are in partnership with OpenStax, including Lansing Community College, Western Michigan University and Muskegon Community College to help students with costs. "Open educational resources are gaining ground as a solution to ...

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  14. Gas to dorms turned off following WMU student evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    Students in Western Michigan University's Harrison-Stinson halls began returning to their rooms at 4:30 a.m. Thursday after being evactuated as a precautionary measure when the smell of natural gas was detected in the dorm. At 8 a.m. the gas service to the dorms remained turned off and a generator was in service, university spokesperson Cheryl Roaland said.

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  15. Western Michigan football finishes with top MAC incoming class Thursday, February 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Western Michigan University has netted the top football recruiting class in the Mid-American Conference for a third-consecutive year. The class includes Matthew Falcon of Southfield, Michigan's top high school running back.

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  16. Students evacuated after gas leak on Western Michigan University campus Thursday, February 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Around 300 students are settling back into their dorms after a gas leak forced an overnight evacuation of Stinson Hall on the Western Michigan University campus.

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  17. People on The Move in Kalamazoo -- Feb. 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    ... of previous experience in inventory management. He has a degree in business administration from Western Michigan University. Xiang Li has joined the company's Accounting Department. Li previously worked as an accounting assistant at Five CAP Inc. He ...

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  18. English teacher takes a rap challenge and runs with itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    ... movie princess. She attended Jenison High School in suburban Grand Rapids before heading to Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in education, majoring in English and minoring in history. "I wanted ...

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  19. Stepping off the mat: Pitt's senior gymnasts prepare for life after graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Pitt News

    ... Dotson, an all-around gymnast with a 38.950 record, joined Pitt gymnastics after two years at Western Michigan University. After quickly bonding with the team, Dotson said she'll miss their comfort when she moves to Seattle after graduation, where ...

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  20. WMU football coach P.J. Fleck calls OL Jaylon Moore 'hidden gem' of 2016 classRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MLive.com

    Western Michigan University Football Head Coach P.J. Fleck tells recruitment stories during the 2016 National Signing Day. , he'd probably be going to a top-5 program in the country."

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