NEWS

EMU Psychology Department conducts new study using “Tess”, an artificial intelligence mental health chatbot

4/6/2020, 9:14pm

The EMU Psychology Department is conducting a new study to test an artificial intelligence chatbot that aims to deliver “evidence-based emotional wellness and coping strategies” to patients. 

The EMU Psychology Department is conducting a new study to test an artificial intelligence chatbot that aims to deliver “evidence-based emotional wellness and coping strategies” to patients.  


SPORTS

2020-21 schedule breakdown for EMU football

4/4/2020, 5:15pm

The Eagles season begins on Sept. 5 against Kentucky.

The Eastern Michigan Eagles football program are looking to reach their third consecutive bowl game next year and their quest will begin on Saturday, Sept. 5 when the Eagles travel to Lexington to face the Kentucky Wildcats. The remainder of the schedule will consist of eight conference games and five home games at Rynearson Stadium.


OPINIONS

Opinion: Absentee voting in the wake of COVID-19 should be simplified despite the cost

4/5/2020, 8:46pm

While there are legitimate obstacles to creating a robust vote-by-mail operation, protecting the safety of Americans is worth it

Beefing up absentee voting efforts can help Americans navigate COVID-19 while still participating in our democracy. Action must be taken by Congress and by state legislatures to make these efforts cost-effective and comprehensive.