NEWS


4/20/2021, 5:49pm

Podcast: Mary Ann Starkweather

After learning about the racist history of Daniel L. Quirk, The Eastern Echo took up investigating the history behind the namesakes of other campus buildings. In our first episode, learn about the history of Mary Ann Starkweather, the benefactor of EMU’s Starkweather Hall and Starkweather Chapel in Highland Cemetery. 


4/15/2021, 2:04pm

EMU to postpone vaccine distribution on campus due to concerns of Johnson & Johnson vaccine symptoms

Due to recent concerns about Johnson & Johnson vaccine symptoms in an announcement from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, EMU has postponed the vaccine pop-up clinics that were to provide the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at the Convocation and at McKenny Ballroom pop-up clinics for April 13, 14, and 15. EMU will be able to provide vaccines on April 14 at the Convocation Center pop-up clinic, but it will be the Pfizer vaccine. 


4/1/2021, 4:18pm

EMU MASCOT SWOOP FOUND DEAD, THE TRUTH ABOUT HIM REVEALED

EMU’s Swoop the Eagle has been found brutally murdered after a suspected failure to pay debts to campus animals. Inside sources have revealed the secret life of Swoop, which involved a ring of campus wildlife and their own crimes. Exclusive Echo coverage reveals all.