Layla McMurtrie is the Editor-in-Chief at The Eastern Echo. She is a senior at Eastern Michigan University majoring in journalism and minoring in women and gender studies, psychology, and graphic communications. Layla has worked for The Echo for three years, beginning as an opinions writer and music review columnist, later becoming the podcast editor in summer of 2021 and managing editor during the fall of 2021. She loves music and good food, as well as helping people and of course, writing.
Articles (109 total)
Diversity is present at EMU, not only in the student body, but in this organization which helps teach students about cultures globally.
Arab culture demonstrates collectivism over individualism with the community’s practices and values.
Results of ratification for new EMU-AAUP contract to be announced Friday, Sept. 23.
Just before midnight Sunday, the Eastern Michigan University Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (EMU-AAUP) said a tentative agreement for a new contract had been reached. Strike activity was suspended and EMU-AAUP members returned to the classroom Monday, Sept. 12.
Gen. G foundation scholarship welcomes their third class of recipients.
Looking for food in Ypsilanti? Here are some great choices to visit with you family during move in.
Looking for a study spot close to campus? Check out this new local coffee shop with indoor and outdoor seating.
Attend this mutual aid fair in Ypsilanti on Sept. 10 and Oct. 8.
With 60's to 70's inspired clothing to accessories and houseware, this shop has something fun for everyone.