EIC Blog

11/18/2011 8:45am

Kwame Kilpatrick to speak at EMU

The embattled former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is scheduled to speak Nov. 29 in the Eastern Michigan University Student Center Ballroom at an event put together by a student organization.

10/18/2011 6:10pm

EMU announces fall commencement speaker

George Gervin, who led the Eastern Michigan University’s men’s basketball team to the Final Four of the NCAA College Division National Championship in 1971-72 and had a “stellar” NBA career, was named speaker for this year’s fall commencement speaker.

10/4/2011 11:57am

White House kicks off cyber-security awareness month at EMU

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and Howard Schmidt, cyber-security coordinator of the Obama Administration, will be kicking off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month at Eastern Michigan University this Friday. Schmidt announced the event on his “White House blog”: http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2011/10/03/national-cybersecurity-awareness-month.

9/2/2011 6:26pm

EMU 9/11 memorial construction under way at Pease Park

Construction of Eastern Michigan University’s 9/11 memorial is under way at Pease Park, located between Pease Auditorium and Cross St., and a brief observance is scheduled to take place at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11 according to a release sent to the campus community.