WEMU Local
9:47 am
Mon December 27, 2010

EMU Fundraiser Nearing 50 Million Dollar Goal

Ypsilanti, MI – In April, Eastern Michigan University kicked off its first capital campaign in more than a decade. EMU is now nearly 80 percent of the way toward the campaign's goal. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:09 am
Thu December 23, 2010

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins. Happy Holidays!

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WEMU Local
8:38 am
Wed December 22, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Lynn Henning, CAFO Water Sentinel for the Michigan Chapter of the Sierra Club. She's a family farmer and activist who exposed the egregious polluting practices of livestock factory farms in rural Michigan, gaining the attention of the federal EPA and prompting state regulators to issue hundreds of citations for water quality violations.

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WEMU Local
9:27 am
Fri December 17, 2010

New EMU Science Center Ready to Open

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials say the 80-thousand square foot addition to the Mark Jefferson science building will be ready when winter classes start in January. The university hosted a sneak preview of the facility on Thursday. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:34 am
Thu December 16, 2010

School Board Files Tenure Charges

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor Board of Education has approved a resolution to proceed with tenure charges against two district teachers. The board took the action Wednesday night, despite strong support for Huron High School teacher and orchestra leader Chris Mark. Mark is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student five years ago. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:29 am
Thu December 16, 2010

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to 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
9:33 am
Wed December 15, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Dea Armstrong, the ornithologist with Ann Arbor's Natural Areas Preservation.

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WEMU Local
9:21 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Board Approves New Superintendent's Contract

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board has voted to give Superintendent Dedrick Martin a new contract, though not all board members were happy with the deal. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:35 am
Fri December 10, 2010

County Residents Want More Rail Service

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County residents mapped out their vision of passenger rail service for the state at the 16th and final Michigan By Rail forum held Thursday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:29 am
Fri December 10, 2010

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU. Our co-host is the Executive Director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Lisa Wozniak, and our special guest is state senator-elect Rebekah Warren.

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