WEMU Local
9:51 am
Mon April 18, 2011

EMU Budget Challenges Ahead

Ypsilanti, MI – With state funding for public universities expected to be slashed by at least 15 percent, Eastern Michigan University has created an ad-hoc committee of three regents to work with the school's administration to create a budget for the next school year. EMU's Faculty Senate has already passed a resolution identifying areas where it thinks 11-million dollars in cuts and revenue increases can be found. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:08 am
Fri April 15, 2011

EMU Room and Board Rates Increase Slightly

Ypsilanti, MI – Overall room and board rates are going up slightly at Eastern Michigan University in the fall, although some options will have the same rate for the third straight year.
The rates were approved Thursday by EMU's Board of Regents. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Fri April 15, 2011

MEC Opposes Transportation Funding Cuts

Ypsilanti, MI – Subcommittees in the state house and senate have recommended funding cuts for public transportation, and that's not sitting well with the Michigan Environmental Council.
Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:52 am
Thu April 14, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Find out what's playing on the silver screen this weekend on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Thu April 14, 2011

Ypsilanti Schools Facing Severe Budget Cuts

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti school district officials painted a bleak budget outlook for the district at a public forum Wednesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:58 am
Thu April 14, 2011

Ann Arbor Budget Cuts to Target Public Safety

Ann Arbor, MI – Most of the discussion Wednesday night at a town hall meeting on Ann Arbor's proposed budget focused on safety services. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed April 13, 2011

Prinicpal Candidates Meet the Public

Ypsilanti, MI – A public forum Tuesday night provided an opportunity for residents to hear from the three candidates who want to be Ypsilanti High School's next principal. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Wed April 13, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – This week's Issues of the Environment addresses the issue of climate change and its impact on the Great Lakes and all they mean to Michigan. The guest this week is Melinda Koslow of the National Wildlife Federation.

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WEMU Local
8:58 am
Tue April 12, 2011

Meet the Candidates Tonight

Ypsilanti, MI – The three candidates to be Ypsilanti High School's new principal meet the public tonight. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:23 am
Mon April 11, 2011

More Power for Downtown A2

Ann Arbor, MI – D-T-E Energy is planning to build a new substation to serve the electricity needs of downtown Ann Arbor. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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