NEWS


1/29/2017, 7:55pm

News Briefs: Jan. 29

Part-time lecturers teaching award nominations close Tuesday Nominations for the 2016 EMU-FT Part-Time Lecturers Distinguished Teaching Awards close Tuesday, Jan.


1/26/2017, 1:54am

EMU welcomes new regent Alexander Simpson

 Alexander Simpson, one of the newly appointed members of Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents, was welcomed to EMU through a town hall meet and greet.


1/25/2017, 1:54am

Following more sanctions protesters label EMU's president a racist

Following Eastern Michigan University’s office of student conduct issuing 16 additional student sanctions, over 100 students led a protest through the Student Center carrying a large sign that read, “EMU’s President is a racist." The sanctions follow several prior student sanctions that stem from conduct violations reported the night of the student led sit-in that took place in the Student Center in early Nov.


1/22/2017, 6:05pm

News Brief: Jan. 22

EMU student receives 2017 Outstanding Teachers Assistant Award Wendy Dorman, Eastern Michigan University graduate student and assistant teacher, was awarded the 2017 Outstanding Teachers Assistant Award from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT). According to a press release, Dorman was nominated for going above and beyond standard teaching assistant responsibilities to improve the quality of education for students.


1/15/2017, 11:03pm

Police blotter: Jan. 15

Sunday On Jan. 8 at 5:17 p.m., DPS received a call regarding a heated verbal altercation between roommates inside of Phelps residence hall.


1/9/2017, 12:05am

News Briefs: Jan. 9, 2017

Nominations now open for the Student Gold Medallion Award Eastern Michigan University students, faculty and staff are invited to nominate a student or student organization for the 2016-2017 Student Gold Medallion Award.


12/12/2016, 8:00am

Police blotter Dec. 12

Sunday, Dec. 4 At 2:05 a.m. a traffic stop was conducted at the location of Cross Street and Ballard Street. The driver was cited for Minor in possession (MIP). This case was closed on Dec. 4.


12/11/2016, 9:02pm

Student sanctions following sit-in continue

Following the four racial slurs found on Eastern Michigan University’s campus and the original four students being sanctioned for their involvement in the Student Center protest in early November, more sanctions have followed and will continue. “We can’t identify all students involved because none of them gave us their identification.


12/5/2016, 8:04am

News Briefs, Dec. 5

EMU student wins third annual College Food Stars cooking competition Sarah Lewis Kourtni Talley, student at Eastern Michigan University student, won the grand prize of $1000 at Holiday Inn near the University of Michigan’s third annual College Food Stars cooking competition on Sunday, Nov. 13 for her Avocado Delight dish.


12/5/2016, 7:33am

Eun-Jung Katherine Kim lectures on ideology and human rights at EMU

Eun-Jung Katherine Kim, Ph.D., assistant professor of philosophy at Wayne State University, presented her lecture, “In the Name of Human Rights: The Difference Between an Ideology and Ideal of Human Rights” as part of the Eastern Michigan University Philosophy Speaker Series on Thursday, Dec.