10/15/2019, 4:28am

October 14, 2019

In this week’s news overview, we’re bringing you updates on Student Government’s budget allocation, news of planned renovations to Ypsi’s Rutherford Bathhouse, and a rundown of EMU Sport scores from this weekend.  

10/15/2019, 4:27am

October 7, 2019

In this week’s news overview, we’re bringing you updates on the Pease Auditorium Lot carjacking, a preview of Student Government’s upcoming physical and mental wellness programming, and important news about the Business and Finance Committee budget. 

10/14/2019, 10:29pm

Created Equal takes a stand on campus

The organization Created Equal displayed graphic images of abortion on campus on Oct. 9. The organization stages a protest on abortion every year on the south side of campus next to Porter and King Hall. Student Government provided students with information on how to avoid the area if they did not want to see the display. 

10/13/2019, 4:41pm


If you’re listening to this, congratulations! You’ve found the extremely limited edition trailer to The Eastern Echo Podcast.  

10/13/2019, 3:52pm

EMU alumnus premieres film When It Breaks at the State Theatre

On Sat. October 12, EMU alumnus Todd Tue premiered his film 'When It Breaks' at the State Theatre in Ann Arbor. The documentary film follows special education teacher and musician Konrad Wert, also known as his stage name Possessed by Paul James, as he tours the country with his family for a year. 

10/13/2019, 1:02pm

Opinion: Don’t underestimate the importance of the Supreme Court

With the impeachment inquiry by House Democrats and the nonstop news coverage on Trump, Biden and Ukraine, it is easy to get distracted from other important things happening in our government. The Supreme Court has an opportunity to rule on many important, controversial issues this term and it’s important we pay attention.

10/13/2019, 12:57pm

Around the MAC: Toledo leads the MAC West following win over Western Michigan

The halfway point in the 2019 college football season just passed and the competition has never been tighter in the Mid-American Conference. The Toledo Rockets (4-1, 1-0) lead the MAC West while Ball State (2-3, 0-1) trails them for second place. Ohio (2-3, 1-0), Miami (2-3, 1-0) and Kent State (2-3, 1-0) are all tied at the top of the MAC East after winning their first conference game. 

10/13/2019, 12:57pm

Hassan Beydoun: The walk-on making plays for Eastern Michigan

"I knew that ever since I was out of high school that I could play D-1 football. I just never had any looks, I was under recruited, nothing from D-2 or D-3," Hassan Beydoun said. "I did have a moment where I just gave up, like I was just coming to Eastern academically. Then I saw a tweet about trying out, and I was like 'why not? I know I'm capable of doing it.’”

10/13/2019, 12:51pm

Lindsey Shira named United States Coaches Player of the Week after two straight wins

Eastern Michigan women’s soccer player, Lindsey Shira, was named the United Soccer Coaches Player of the Week following wins over Northern Illinois and Western Michigan. Shira, who is in her junior season, scored the game-winning goals in both victories last week, including an 83rd minute score versus the Broncos. The Eagles have now won two consecutive games for the first time this season.

10/13/2019, 12:45pm

Police Blotter: Oct. 7 - Oct. 12

The Police Blotter is a report of criminal activity going on in Ypsilanti and Eastern Michigan University during the week of Oct. 7 through Oct. 12.