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Western Michigan University’s president says it's launched or expanded several programs to help students thrive.

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Western Michigan University President Edward Montgomery delivered his first “State of the University” address on Friday, October 6. During the university’s annual Fall Academic Convocation.

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Western Michigan University held its annual academic convocation on Friday, October 10. The occasion in the Dalton Center Recital Hall featured awards to honor the service and accomplishments of faculty and staff. It was also the venue for the yearly "State of the University" address by WMU President John Dunn.

State of the University 2014

Academic Convocation

Oct. 10, 2014

Western Michigan University


Western Michigan University President John Dunn sat down with WMUK's Gordon Evans Kalamazoo Gazette reporter Yvonne Zipp for the first time in the new year. 

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Western Michigan University has accomplished much over the last year. But President John Dunn says it needs to do more in the future. Dunn delivered the "State of the University" address Friday, October 4th, during the university's annual Academic Convocation in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.

The full text of the address is available at the university's web page. Here are some highlights:

The State of the University