News Briefs

Board of Regents Meeting Schedule—

Eastern Michigan University’s Board of Regents meeting will be held at Welch Hall, room 201, on Tuesday, March 25. The meeting time will be at 1:30 p.m. Other committee meetings will also be held in Welch Hall throughout the day.

Below is the schedule of meetings to be held:

1. Athletic Affairs: 8:30 a.m., room 201

2. Educational Policies: 8:30 a.m., room 205

3. Faculty Affairs: 9:30 a.m., room 205

4. Student Affairs: 10:30 a.m., room 205

5. Finance and Investment: 11:30 a.m., room 201

For more information, call Vicki Reaume at 734-487-2410 or email

Presentation on Mental Illness—

Eastern Michigan University’s Women’s and Gender Studies Department is presenting an event about mental illness. The presentation is titled “A Look at Mental Illness,” and will be held on Wednesday, March 5 from noon to 1 p.m., in room 300 at Halle Library on campus.

For more information, contact the Women’s Resource Center at 734-487-4282.

Equality Speaker Series—

There will be two presentations hosted by the Center for the Study of Equality and Human Rights.
The issues presented involve the LGBT community and promoting equal rights.
The presentations will be held in room 247 in McKenny Hall. The schedule is as follows:

Thursday, March 20, 3:30 p.m. “Promoting Equal Rates of STI Testing for LGBT Individual.”
Friday, April 11, noon. “Understanding Practice Issues with Transgender People: Listening to Practitioner and Client Voices.”

For more information, contact the center at or

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