Eastern Michigan University Provost and Executive Vice President Jack Kay has announced he will ste…
Eastern Michigan University President Susan Martin released an April update detailing “initial actions” the university plans to take—such as implementing a pay freeze for the 2011-2012 fiscal year for all employees not under union contract— in response to Governor Rick Snyder’s proposed 15 percent reduction in state funding.
Detroit Free Press: Rick Snyder wins Michigan governor race, other Republican candidates appear strong
The Detroit Free Press reported that Virg Bernero conceded at around 10 p.m. to Rick Snyder in the Michigan governor race.
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EMU reports security breach to computer server: employees with direct deposit urged to monitor accounts
Last night, Eastern Michigan University released an e-mail to the community announcing a security breach at 11:30 p.m. Friday in an EMU server controlling my.emich passwords and PIN codes.
Eastern Michigan University’s data center will be shut down Friday night as the IT department will make changes to EagleMail, which include separate tabs for e-mail messages, automatic spell check and read receipt requests.
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for most counties in the southern Lower Peninsula today, as the temperature broke 90 degrees.
Starkweather, King, Sherzer and McKenney Hall are currently without water after complications arose this morning while construction crews were waterproofing Starkweather Hall.
Congressman John Dingell (D-Dearborn) delivered a statement to the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation concerning BP’s role in the recent Gulf of Mexico oil spill and similar incidents in the past.
After the thunderstorms that swept through Southeast Michigan this morning, President Barack Obama made it to the Big House to speak to University of Michigan graduates.
President Martin announces no tuition rate increase at Eastern Michigan University for 2010-2011 year
President Susan Martin announced at a board of regents meeting today that tuition and room and board rates will not increase for the 2010-2011 budget year.
A new state-wide smoking law will take effect May 1, banning smoking in bars, restaurants, hotels and private clubs that have a food license.
Valterri Filppula and Johan Franzen scored the only goals for the Wings in their 4-2 loss at the Joe Louis Arena on Sunday.
Apparently, a story written in January 2009 by then Echo columnist Tom Brandt (”“Republicans turned off by size of obama’s package”“:http://archive.easternecho.com/content/republicans-turned-size-obamas-package?page=2) is making the rounds again on the Internet. To clear up any misconceptions: The story is about the stimulus package.
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Clad in buttons reading “No Lecturer Left Behind” and taking up more than three rows in 201 Welch Hall, members of EMU’ s Adjunct Lecturers’ Organizing Committee, or ALOC, made their presence known at Tuesday’s regents meeting. Two adjuncts made public remarks to the regents, explaining their decision to form a union. Read this story from Monday’s paper for more background, and check back later/read Thursday’s paper for a full story on the regents meeting.
Here’s a tidbit from a 2008 Focus EMU article:
Here’s the link: http://www.emich.edu/haiti_relief/vigil.html