Eastern Michigan University student Bianca Bepler was killed seconds after crashing her car into a creek in Oregon, Ohio, as reported by the Toledo Blade. An autopsy performed on Monday revealed that Bepler had no significant injuries and died from drowning.
Between 500,000 and 2,000,000 use American Sign Language, according to a study from the Gallaudet University, a private university that specializes in teaching the deaf. Despite teaching a variety of foreign languages and having a well-respected special education program with a hearing impairment program, EMU does not currently teach any ASL courses.
Workers have been performing ongoing repairs on an underground vault on a tunnel near McKenny Hall.
The plush pink holiday known as Valentine’s Day is a time for celebrating the strange and sometimes uncomfortable human mating ritual of dating.
An Eastern Michigan University student was assaulted Wednesday afternoon on the corner of Emmet and Normal streets, in the area just couth of campus. No one was injured during the incident.
For years, Pam Olech has been one of Eastern Michigan University’s many full-time lecturers in charge of observing and advising student teachers. But her position has been threatened due recent layoffs within the EMU College of Education.
Eastern Michigan University students seeking a way to get more involved in the campus community have the chance to have their voices heard. Student Government is now accepting applications for the positions of president and vice-president, and student senators.
The Eastern Michigan University Physical Plant explained the challenges it faced in keeping the campus roads and sidewalks ice-free this winter via an email sent to the EMU community on the evening of Friday, Feb.
Eastern Michigan University announced via email and text alert that all classes are cancelled for Tuesday, Jan.
Get your game on for a good cause as part of Gamers for Giving, a tournament and party that will be held in the Eastern Michigan University Student Center Ballroom.
He had a dream, and more than 50 years after the legendary speech, the United States continues to remember a man whose legacy is so enduring, he is one of only three individuals with a national holiday named in his honor.
Those dang kids keep getting married younger and younger, I say. Actually, not really – according to the Pew Research Center, the average marrying age is 26.9 and 29.8, for women and men respectively. But “23 Things to do Instead of Getting Engaged Before You’re 23,” an article that has recently exploded across social media, would have you think otherwise.
When I was little, around this time of year, my elementary school’s music room would be overtaken by jolly volunteers and crammed full of cheap stocking stuffers as part of the annual Santa’s Workshop fundraiser. It was this school-wide event where kids came in and bought presents for their parents and other loved ones. I loved poring over all the little knickknacks and baubles, carefully picking out the things I really wanted, and then, in the last couple minutes or so, grabbing some stuff for Mom and Dad.
Peninsular Place’s head managers decided to let go of Eastern Michigan University shooting survivor Destinee Leapheart’s lease and refund the rent money she had already paid.
Eastern Michigan University has launched a mobile app through Ellucian GO that makes it easier to access important information. The app, which can be downloaded for free from a mobile device’s app store, provides up-to-date news and information on current events in the EMU community.
Wednesday, Dec. 11 will mark the one year anniversary of the murder of Eastern Michigan University student Julia Niswender.
Destinee Leapheart awoke to a loud noise and a sharp pain in her shoulder. Initially brushing it off as just her shoulder popping, she felt fluid on her hand. Using her phone as a light source, she realized that what covered her hand was blood. She had been shot.
Like many Americans, I indulged in that beloved tradition of Black Friday shopping over the past weekend. Before the sun even peeked out over the horizon, I was running frantically from shop to shop trying to find the best deals on sweatpants and whatever else I needed to stock up on for winter.
Two men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed, according to court records. The Ann Arbor News reported that Ed Jemeal Thomas and Kristopher Kaivon Pratt, both 20, face charges murder and robbery charges.
Did you know that I have the approximate athletic ability of a tree stump? If you’ve read pretty much any of my editorials, you do. I tend to rant about that a lot.
Always wanted to be a journalist but never knew where to start? Join Eastern Michigan University’s director of media relations and former Ann Arbor News writer Geoff Larcom (yes, THAT Geoff Larcom) for a free informative workshop on the basics of journalism.
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Be a part of Eastern Michigan University’s annual juried art and poetry showcase. Come to the Student Center Kiva Room at 4 p.m.
Outside of the Alexander Music Building, a lonely W.W. Kimball grand piano somberly enjoys its final day.
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