Students interested in learning more about Native American music and culture filled the McKenny Hall Guild Room for Fall Feast on Nov. 7.
EFA welcomes all EMU students, even if they have no experience in film whatsoever. They make short films, host workshops and provide mentorships and networking for those who want to work professionally in film. The group meets every Thursday from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. in room 330 at the Student Center during the Fall and Winter semesters.
The Student Center patio was filled with eager pumpkin-carving contest participants on Oct. 29. At the event, students were able to create all kinds of fun and spooky designs to celebrate Halloween at EMU. Not only could students participate in pumpkin-carving, they could also listen to music provided by DJ LiXxer, take Halloween photos in the photo booth, enjoy free hot chocolate and apple cider and enter giveaways from Amazon and the EMU Bookstore.
Best Buddies is a student organization at EMU that "enhances the lives of people with developmental disabilities by providing opportunities for one-to-one friendships." The buddies meet face-to-face twice a month and participate in social outings once a month with the whole chapter.
The Queer Unity for Eastern Students partnered with the LGBT Resource Center to host a creativity night. The event aimed to relieve stress for students as they prepare for midterms.
Active Minds, a student organization at EMU, work to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness on campus and in society in general. The organization meets every Tuesday from 8-9:30 p.m. in Room 320 of the Student Center.
On Oct. 14, 50 years later, EMU students gathered in room 270 to learn more about and discuss their thoughts regarding Stonewall. Students had the option of reading five articles, each of them being a different perspective on Stonewall.
Students gathered in the Student Center Ballroom on Oct. 10 to partake in a night of fun, food and friendship and to celebrate EMU’s 99th Homecoming.
The LGBT Resource Center hosted its annual LGBTailgate on Oct. 9 in honor of homecoming week. At the event, students could enjoy food, friendship and a wide variety of outdoor activities, including corn hole, life-size Jenga and Connect Four and more.
On Oct. 1, EMU hosted its annual Study Abroad Fair to get students excited about the possibility of studying beyond EMU.