Eastern Michigan University

Jay Sinclair

An Eastern Michigan University alumnus has obtained legal representation after EMU refuses to provide information on the potential sale of its Kresge Environmental Center.

 


EMU's Sexual Misconduct Policy Gets An Update For 2016

Jul 8, 2016
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Eastern Michigan University has adopted a new policy on sexual misconduct and violence on campus.

Debate Over Water Street Millage Held At EMU

Jul 1, 2016

Ypsilanti residents will decide in August whether to approve a 2.3 millage to pay off debt from the Water Street Project. Officials from both sides made their case to residents last night.

 

 

Howard Bunsis
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Some faculty members at Eastern Michigan University are upset with the administration's decision to layoff ten employees and eliminate 40 other vacant campus jobs. 


Ypsilanti officials are pushing to convince voters to pass a 2.3 mil on the August ballot to pay down debt on Water Street.

 

 

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Eastern Michigan University announced layoffs and other cuts to help balance its 2017 fiscal year budget


Arts funding is the focus of a town hall with Washtenaw County candidates Wednesday evening.

 

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The Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents will vote Tuesday on privatizing dining services with food vendor Chartwells. the move is part of the school's overall budget for the news fiscal year that begins July 1st, which is to be adopted by the board at the meeting.


Kiwanis & CKI Bike for Babies: Eliminate MNT

An Eastern Michigan University professor is taking part in a 600 mile bicycle ride to help raise awareness for maternal/neonatal tetanus.

Ian Wojcik-Andrews started the ride last week in Indianapolis and made a stop at his home turf in Ypsilanti.

I took the opportunity to speak with him about his plan to ride from Indianapolis all the way to Toronto by June 23rd.

EMU Biology Department
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Eastern Michigan University is considering the possibility of selling its Kresge Environmental Center.  Some are not happy with the news.  


Xavier Small
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The Ypsilanti community will gather this afternoon to remember a 14 year-old middle school student who died recently on school property.


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The State of Michigan's 2017 fiscal year budget brings good news for one of Eastern Michigan University's projects.  


Candidates For Ann Arbor State Representative To Debate

Jun 3, 2016
Yousef Rabhi
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Democratic candidates for the 53rd State Congressional District will debate Saturday. 


EMU Officers Save Overdose Victim's Life With Naloxone

May 25, 2016
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Officers at Eastern Michigan University saved a 54 year-old man's life over the weekend using the drug Naloxone.

 


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A competition challenging hundreds of students on their basic math skills is taking place today on the Eastern Michigan University campus.  


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It hasn't happened in ten years... a rare passage of the planet Mercury in front of the sun called a "Mercury Transit."

It won't be visible with the naked eye but can be seen from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. this afternoon through a telescope with a proper sun filter.

Eastern Michigan University's Sherzer Observatory will be open for viewing.  EMU astronomer Norbert Vance describes what they hope to see.


Swoop's Student Food Pantry
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As summer approaches, Eastern Michigan University is getting ready to help feed students in need.  


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Eastern Michigan University says some of its employees were among the millions of people affected by an IRS data breach back in February.  

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This is the first edition of the Art and Soul "performing arts" on 89.1 WEMU.

We join local arts and journalist blogger Jenn McKee to talk about the many performing arts activities going on in our community.

We are also joined by a special guest Eastern Michigan University professor and composer Ryan Lewis who wrote the music for "Irrational," a rock musical by David Wells about the Pythagorean cult and the discovery of irrational numbers.


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Candidates for the Michigan House of Representatives 54th District seat debated at Eastern Michigan University Tuesday night.

 

 

 

 

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You're the head of athletics at a mid-major university, and the football team has been struggling.  29 years without a conference title, 21 years since the last winning season.  Conversations on campus range from eliminating football to dropping a level to Division II. That's the situation facing Eastern Michigan University's Athletic Director.  How does she respond?  We find out. 


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If HBO has it right, the Eastern Michigan University Department of Athletics has lost well over $50 million over the past two years.  That doesn't sit well with many on campus.  Now that the program "Real Sports" on HBO has highlighted EMU sports, the conversation is expanding nationwide.  We caught up with the vocal critic of athletic spending highlighted in the cable news report, Howard Bunsis.  


Eastern Michigan University is being criticized for spending too much money on athletics and not enough of academics. 

 


EMU Graduates
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It's a rite of passage on Sunday as Eastern Michigan University holds its Spring Commencement


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To help spark interest among girls in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, Eastern Michigan University will host a conference on April 22nd called "Digital Divas."

 


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