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2/16/2020, 10:54am

EMU UACDC hosts internship fair

The EMU  University Advising & Career Development Center hosted an internship fair for students. 53 internship-providing organizations and four resource providing organizations were available for students to explore. 

2/9/2020, 1:48pm

Our World, Our Story: A Conversation with Jay’Len Boone

Jay’Len Boone came to EMU’s Honors College to talk about his success as the eighth United States Youth Observer to the United Nations. An open panel discussion followed the lecture. This event was one of first this year in celebration of Black History Month.

2/9/2020, 12:39pm

Police Blotter: Feb. 3 - Feb. 5

The police blotter is a report of criminal activity going on in Ypsilanti and Eastern Michigan University during the week of Feb. 3 through Feb. 5

2/9/2020, 10:54am

Ypsilanti plans to further monetize parking

Ypsilanti’s parking is being updated with paid and time-limited parking as well as updated meters. These updates may be costly but according to Mayor Beth Bashert, revenue will be generated from the project that will make up for the cost. 

2/8/2020, 6:41pm

Everything you need to know about recreational marijuana in Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti is now accepting applications for dispensaries to receive a permit to sell recreationally. The application will close on March 4 and there is no set date for when those that receive the permit can start selling to all adults 21 years old or older, though it's expected to start in April.

2/2/2020, 3:18pm

Police Blotter: Jan. 27 - Jan. 31

The police blotter is a report of criminal activity going on in Ypsilanti and Eastern Michigan University during the week of Jan. 27 through Jan. 31.

2/2/2020, 1:17pm

Three Michigan Coronavirus specimens tests come back negative, health officials await one result

Three specimens’, two from Washtenaw and one from Macomb, results came back negative for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and the Washtenaw County Health Departments are still waiting on the results of another specimen from Washtenaw County. There are no confirmed cases in Michigan and only five confirmed cases in the U.S. 

2/1/2020, 8:49pm

The Riverside Arts Center Holds Art Exhibit: “Insecurity”

The theme of “Insecurity” in Ypsilanti’s community was brought to life in the free art exhibit at The Riverside Arts Center, which from Jan. 10 to Jan. 31. The idea for the gallery was thought up the Ypsi Gathering Space. The exhibit aimed to demonstrate the vulnerable side and thoughts of people in the community.