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Stay warm for homecoming

Homecoming week has begun and activities are in full swing. While students are trying to enjoy the festivities of spirit week, the weather has been getting chilly.

New gallery celebrates EMU's history

The grand opening of the new McKenny Gallery Thursday will feature the exhibition “A Tradition of Leadership.”

“The gallery was designed to give our current students, faculty, staff, alumni and all of the employees who have worked here in the past a place where they can share memories and learn more about the people, programs and events that make Eastern Michigan University the outstanding institution it is today,” said Walter Kraft, vice president of communications at EMU.

This exhibit will feature items from university archives and alumni donors.

‘Destiny’ fun, unimpressive

After years of anticipation, speculation and delays, Destiny has finally arrived. The heir to the massively successful Halo franchise has launched a remarkably fun game, but it’s not memorable.

Higgins’ 4th album has roots in Australia

Missy Higgins’ fourth studio album, released in early September, is a masterpiece of Australian covers. OZ is comprised entirely of hit songs from Australian artists, reimagined in her own light. The album expresses Higgins’ roots in her home country, and the book included with the album describes her connection to each of the songs she included on the LP.

Honors organization hopes for new start

In the winter season of 1909, an organization called the Stoic Society made their mark on the campus of Eastern Michigan University by being one of the first self-proclaimed honors organizations on campus.