Ypsilanti City Council voted to remove the Peninsular Park Dam. The financial and environmental problems it has created made this an easy decision, but ambitious future plans should be taken with a grain of salt.
Tweets from Eastern Michigan University with weather and closure updates.
A gathering of tweets the other colleges in the area that closed due to the weather.
A gallery showing parts of EMU's campus after the first major snowfall of the year.
The EMU Free Speech Walls which have been the subject of controversy on campus and the most recent message that has made students upset.
EMU Basketball takes on BGSU at the Convocation Center in Ypsilanti on Jan. 22.
A small gallery for the MLK day commemorative march. Photos by Sam Siegel
Images from the Art Showcase for Eastern Michigan University's Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations.
Rapper JUICE WRLD performs at Eastern Michigan University's Convocation Center in Ypsilanti on Jan 18, 2019.
A small gallery of photos from the EMU versus WMU women's basketball, where the Eagles triumphed 64-61.
The Student Government met on Tuesday to discuss parking and the free speech walls.
Gallery of the newly renovated Strong Hall.
Michigan Challenge Hot Air Balloons
I was sitting having a coffee in the early afternoon and noticed there weren’t many vegan options I’d like to try at the place I was at the time, and the prices weren’t really my taste. I also realized I had never been to a fully vegan restaurant before and would really like to go. As a disclosure, I myself am not a full vegan – however, I have developed a health condition that prevents me from eating dairy now and therefore I like to use vegan products to replace the dairy products I used to love. Visiting a fully vegan restaurant was the best idea I had for lunch that day. I simply typed ‘vegan food’ into my GPS on my phone, and the first choice that came up said Detroit Vegan Soul.
We all have busy schedules nowadays and what is a better way than to make an old fashioned to do list? Sure, we can have Siri make us reminders and Alexa can add things to our grocery lists, but sometimes writing our tasks down can really benefit us in more ways than you’d expect. Researchers at Princeton claim writing it down will help you remember it. This can be especially helpful if you're taking summer courses. Here’s a few great ways to get motivated!
On Thursday, Jan 11, Empty Mug Records hosted their first showcase of 2018 at the Blind Pig in downtown Ann Arbor.
Empty Mug, a University of Michigan student run organization, hosts a showcase once a month around the downtown Ann Arbor area, and looks to host a variety of artists from the Southeast Michigan area. Thursday night’s showcase was no exception, featuring Ann Arbor’s Lily Talmers and Been Stellar, and Ypsilanti locals Ness Lake and Normal Park.
On Thursday, January 11, Eastern Michigan University held Jazz Night, an event for both students and the public with music, food, and lots of dancing. The event took place in Room 300 of the Student Center, hosted by Campus Life, an EMU Student Organization.
The EMU Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative March, was the first in an array of events that will be going on around campus this week to celebrate Eastern’s 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. The March ensued Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm.