WEMU Local
9:26 am
Mon April 26, 2010

Strengthening the Fight Against Depression

Ann Arbor, MI – Officials with the University of Michigan Depression Center say a plan for federally designated depression centers of excellence will save lives and dollars. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Fri April 23, 2010

Good News Week for Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI – It's been a busy and positive news week at Eastern Michigan University. WEMU's David Fair spoke with EMU President Susan Martin Friday morning. Click to hear more.

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WEMU Local
8:57 am
Fri April 23, 2010

Earth Day Festival at WCC

Ypsilanti, MI – The 40th anniversary of Earth Day was Thursday, but the Ann Arbor area Earth Day Festival takes place Sunday at Washtenaw Community College. Hear more on from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Fri April 23, 2010

Safehouse Marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's Kerrytown bells will ring Saturday morning between 11:30 and noon. The bell ringing is the culmination of Safehouse Center's sexual assault awareness month activities. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:50 am
Fri April 23, 2010

Smoking Ban Goes Into Effect May First

Ypsilanti, MI – The American Cancer Society is solidly behind Michigan's smoking ban, which takes effect May first. WEMU's David Fair spoke with the Vice President for Public Relations and Communications at the Great Lakes division of the ACS, Gary McMullen. Click to hear more on the expected outcomes of Michigan's smoking ban.

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WEMU Local
8:43 am
Thu April 22, 2010

Layoff Notices for Ann Arbor Teachers

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor public schools 191 probationary teachers will all get layoff notices by tomorrow. The school board approved the layoffs Wednesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:39 am
Thu April 22, 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
9:19 am
Wed April 21, 2010

EMU WIll Not Raise Tuition and Fees

Ypsilanti, MI – For the first time in at least 30 years, tuition, fees, and room and board rates at Eastern Michigan University will not increase for the next school year. EMU's Board of Regents approved a 280-million dollar general fund budget on Tuesday that includes zero percent increases on these important student costs. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Wed April 21, 2010

Council Rejects Plan for Burger King on Water Street

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has rejected a proposal to sell a one-acre parcel of Water Street property to a developer who wanted to build a Burger King restaurant on the site. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:07 am
Wed April 21, 2010

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is John Russell. He's a teacher at Ann Arbor's Pioneer high school, and was one of the organizers of the first environmental action teach-in at the University of Michigan in 1970.

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