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11:55 am
Tue June 3, 2014

The 2014 WEMU Blues Barbecue w/ Bobby Murray: Friday, June 6th

If you gave $120 or more to WEMU this spring, your admission for two is a bonus premium and your name is on the guest list for the Blues Barbecue Friday, June 6th, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. outside at the EMU Convocation Center (In the atrium in case of rain). 

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7:05 am
Fri March 21, 2014

This Is It

Dear WEMU Friends:    This is it.  The last day of  WEMU's Spring Pledge Drive.  More than $140,000 has been pledged since March 13; if yours was among them, please accept our grateful thanks.  If you have not yet made your gift to WEMU, please do so now to help us raise the last $58,000.

 It will take a record day to meet that last chunk of our goal but we have been here before and we have been successful.

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7:41 am
Mon March 17, 2014

If Ellen Can Do It, So Can WEMU

This photo raised $3 million for charity.

Maybe $3 million is a stretch, but we must have your support now to reach our $200,000 spring pledge drive goal by Thursday evening. It might not be an Academy Award but you'll definitely feel like a winner!

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6:42 am
Fri March 14, 2014

StoryCorps' David Isay on the Importance of Public Radio storytelling

89.1 WEMU's David Fair chats with StoryCorps Founder, David Isay about the value of intimate storytelling on public radio. Programs like StoryCorps provide people of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of our lives.

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State of the Union
11:59 am
Mon February 11, 2013

State of the Union

President Barack Obama

Tuesday, February 12, President Obama will deliver his State of the Union address, the first address of his second term on WEMU. You can listen in on the coverage here on 89.1 FM (or online) and follow the live-blog in real time, below. 

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