NEWS


1/19/2020, 2:17pm

Meet the members of EMU alumni group GameAbove

GameAbove has been making donations to EMU since last year. The group consists of an advisory board of EMU alumni with a desire to give back to EMU. Some advisory board members are former athletes, entrepreneurs and have been successful in their careers.


1/19/2020, 10:43am

Police Blotter: Jan. 13 - Jan. 16

The police blotter is a report of criminal activity going on in Ypsilanti and Eastern Michigan University during the week of Jan. 13 through Jan. 16  


1/12/2020, 12:31pm

Police Blotter: Jan. 6 - Jan. 10

The police blotter is a report of criminal activity going on in Ypsilanti and Eastern Michigan University during the week of Jan. 6 through Jan. 10.


1/9/2020, 12:12am

Ypsilanti robbery occurs southwest of campus

The Eastern Michigan Police sent out an email to all students and staff early Wednesday about an off-campus robbery that occurred on the night of January 7. The suspect hit the victim with an unknown object and stole cash. The suspect fled the scene in a pickup truck. 


1/8/2020, 4:22pm

Halle Library Ground and First Floor Reopened

Halle Library ground and first floors will be open for regular use Wednesday, Jan. 8, at 9:00 a.m. On Tuesday, Jan. 7, Eastern Michigan University’s unexpectedly closed Halle Library temporarily due to an “emergency smoke alert”. 


12/18/2019, 1:45pm

Housing and meal plan rates to increase for fall 2020

The Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents unanimously voted during the Regular Board Meeting to increase on-campus housing rates by an average of 2.94% and university meal plan rates by 2.95%. According to the university the increase in housing is aimed at helping offset “deferred maintenance costs [costs]“ related to on-campus housing.


12/17/2019, 6:02pm

Business and Finance Committee ends semester with generous allocations

The Business and Finance Committee allocated 7% of the budget to club hockey after giving them no funding at the previous allocation meeting. Senators also allocated a total of $3,508 to student organizations during the meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 10. This will be Student Government’s last meeting until after winter break. The next meeting will be a Senate meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 7.


12/17/2019, 5:56pm

EMU awards special recognition to minority and international students

Students of color and international students received special recognition at the Multicultural Graduation Celebration for Fall 2019. Graduates received stoles of their choice to represent their culture, heritage and academic success. A Multicultural Graduation Celebration will also be held for Winter 2020 graduates.


12/14/2019, 9:44pm

Update: Swoop’s Pantry struggles to keep up with increased demand

Dr. Paul Leighton, who currently serves as the Chair of Swoop’s Advisory Board, addressed the board of regents on behalf of Swoop’s Pantry, saying that Swoop’s has seen a 50% increase in demand from last year. He has asked the board for additional storage space within Pierce Hall.