EMU Student Government http://wemu.org en EMU Flash Mob performs Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' [Video] http://wemu.org/post/emu-flash-mob-performs-michael-jacksons-thriller-video <p>A flash mob at the Eastern Michigan University Student Center&nbsp;re-enatcted Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video at lunchtime today. &nbsp;</p><p>Dinah Nasari is Director of Student Relations for EMU's Student Government, and also participated in the spur-of-the-moment performance.&nbsp; She says the idea came from members of student government:<br /><br />Nasari says part of the reason for organizing the flash mob was to help take students' minds off recent serious events, including the death of an EMU student-athlete.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:52:47 +0000 Bob Eccles 37089 at http://wemu.org EMU Flash Mob performs Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' [Video] EMU Student Government Makes Funding About-Face http://wemu.org/post/emu-student-government-makes-funding-about-face <p>Eastern Michigan University Student Government has decided to fund the recent campus visit of the traveling "Genocide Awareness Project" exhibit.&nbsp;</p><p>EMU Students for Life had requested about $5,000 to help support the exhibit, which uses graphic photos to equate abortion with genocide.&nbsp;</p><p>The request was originally declined, but after a review of student government procedures for funding student organizations prompted by a lawsuit, EMU Student Government decided to provide the funding.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:50:28 +0000 Bob Eccles 28478 at http://wemu.org EMU Student Government Makes Funding About-Face