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It’s official: Eastern Michigan University has shifted fully online for the remainder of the winter semester. Emails from the office of the president encourage residents in EMU dorms and apartments to return to their permanent residences, some of those being in majority rural or semi-rural areas.
The human has taken Billo home in an attempt to help him, but does Billo even want the help?
Childish Gambino mysteriously released an “album” early on Sunday, March 15, via DonaldGloverPresents.com. The project consisted of 12 tracks, including features from Ariana Grande and 21 Savage, with production from DJ Dahi, Ludwig Göransson, and others. One week later, on March 22, Gambino’s album “3.15.20” appeared on digital streaming platforms.
In December, Eastern Michigan University brought the whimsy of the play "Still Life with Iris" to Quirk Theater. The show features endlessly layered costumes, evocative music and sound effects, screen projections, vibrant set pieces, and even sleight-of-hand magic.
Hundreds of college athletic programs have stopped short due to COVID-19. EMU has canceled all events and team practices for the spring season. That includes women’s tennis, that finished with a 10-7 record. Conference matches were set to start on Sunday, March 22, however EMU followed suit with NCAA guidelines in not having those matches be played.
EMU President James Smith announced via email on Wednesday, March 18 that all in-person classes and events will be suspended through the rest of the semester, until April 27 and that the online-format would continue. The administration has referred to university operations as not being "closed,” but "open with modified operations.” It was also announced earlier this week that Spring Commencement has been postponed with a later date to be determined.
The Eastern Michigan Eagles (3-7) women’s gymnastics team concluded its 2020 season on March 7, against Michigan State University in East Lansing. The team was scheduled to play 13 meets this season but could only compete in 11 due to the cancellation related to COVID-19.
The Eastern Michigan Eagles (1-13) men’s baseball team had their season come to an end due to the coronavirus outbreak. The NCAA has cancelled the remainder of winter and spring sports but they announced that all seniors competing in spring sports will have the option to return next season for another year of eligibility.
E-Mo doesn't have a hard time with hiding his powers, he just doesn't like using them.
The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority has taken several measures in response to the outbreak of COVID-19.
Ypsilanti City Council held a brief council meeting on March 17, lasting just under nine and half minutes.
You can take a horse to a watering hole, but you can't make it drink. The flashbacks will only do that...
Super Tuesday voters at the EMU Honors College reveal who they voted for. Dr. Beth Henschen of the EMU Political Science Department weighs in on why Biden won, and why she believes Sanders is the wrong choice for those who want to beat President Trump in the upcoming election. The next round of primary elections will continue this Tuesday, March 17 in Arizona, Illinois, Florida, and Ohio. The presidential election is set for Nov. 3.
On Sunday, March 15, the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport felt unsettlingly empty as the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic limited travel.
In order to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak, multiple Ypsilanti public buildings and services will be closed or suspended.
Liz Hornyak: Today’s news will largely be updates on the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re limiting your news consumption on the subject, stay tuned for an extra episode on the primary elections. That was produced by our editor Ronia-Isabel Cabansag and that’s dropping later today. Campus may be closed through March 31, but the Echo will continue to provide you the latest news as always.
Happy St. Patrick's Day from the #collegesuperheroes! We all hope you have a safe and fun celebration, and make sure to drink responsibly!
Some people just go for the "cheep" shots!
Kids these days are always looking at them screens! Now, I need to get back to leveling up my Pikachu.
Fun fact of the day from your resident Plague Doctor: Four leaf clovers come from a mutation and that extra leaf symbolizes hope, faith, love, and of course LUCK!