Echo Staff

Articles (12 total)

Simmons named NCAA All-American

Eastern Michigan University men’s track and field member Solomon Simmons earned NCAA First Team All-American honors at the 2016 NCAA Outdoor Championships, June 9.

Student Government roundup, Nov. 11

Student Government’s business is handled by committees student senators volunteer for. These committees work with members of the executive board to handle the day-to-day function of the body as a whole.

Ron English relieved of duties as football coach

Eastern Michigan University’s Vice President/Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Heather Lyke, announced Friday that coach Ron English had been relieved of his duties effective immediately.

Police Blotter

Sept. 12 Nonstudents were seen arguing near the mailroom shipping and were issued disturbing the public peace around 7:04 p.m. A subject was arrested for possession of stolen credit cards on Huron River Drive around 6:35 p.m. A 1997 Honda Civic was stolen from the 2000 block of Ellsworth Road.

New faculty hires

College of Arts and Sciences African American studies Ana Monteiro-Ferreira, of Philadelphia, Pa., assistant professor of African American Studies.

Police Blotter

April 4 An act of vandalism was reported from Cornell Court Apartments around 10 p.m. A laundry machine was damaged by a group of Ypsilanti residents. Tenants testified to hearing banging sounds coming from the laundry room the previous night. One witness saw the group and identified it to Ypsilanti Police. The case was closed the next day.

Police Blotter

March 29 A disagreement over owed money turned violent in the Mayhew lot. The two students involved met around 1:30 p.m., and within minutes the victim called DPS for help.

Roundup: Baseball splits; softball begins in Florida

The Eastern Michigan University baseball team started off its season with a win against Kansas University in the first game of a double header Monday, taking the first game, 3-1, but dropping the second, 9-5.