University of Michigan Marching Band director takes job at Western Michigan
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Michael Haithcock, director of bands, posted a message on the band’s Facebook page about Boerma's resignationTuesday night:
"Today Professor Scott Boerma announced his resignation as Director of the Michigan Marching Band to students in their post-bowl wrap up meeting,” Haithcock wrote.” “Dr. Boerma is leaving UM to take his "dream job" as Director of Bands at his alma mater, Western Michigan University. While we are all very sad Professor Boerma will leave us, we are thrilled his dream has come true."
Boerma is an associate conducting professor.