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3 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

EMU professor travels a different road in studying tourism

Age: 51. Title: Professor. Education: Eastern Michigan University, bachelor's degree, tourism geography; master's degree, historic preservation.


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14 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Eastern Michigan making campus security upgrades

YPSILANTI, Mich. - More security cameras and lights are being added to Eastern Michigan University's campus as the school upgrades security.


Related Topix: Michigan, Ypsilanti, MI, Ann Arbor, MI

17 hrs ago |

Q&A: Judge Donald Shelton reflects on high-profile cases he handled during 24 years as judge

Washtenaw County Circuit Judge Donald Shelton ended a 24-year career on the bench this week, term-limited at the age of 70. Before leaving, Shelton agreed to sit down with The Ann Arbor News to reflect on his career and some of the work he did.


Related Topix: Washtenaw County, MI, Ann Arbor, MI

21 hrs ago |

New lighting, security cameras nearing completion at EMU

The dispatch center, located in the Department of Public Safety building on the northwest end of the EMU campus, enables police to monitor campus activity through more than 500 cameras on campus.


Related Topix: Ypsilanti, MI, Washtenaw County, MI

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Detroit News

Charter school authorizers propose evaluation plan

Authorizers of Michigan's charter schools have proposed establishing a voluntary accreditation and standards system after state education officials cited performance, transparency and oversight deficiencies for one quarter of them.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

Herald Gazette

Guest evangelist to visit South Hope church

In 1968 Dr. Prain was saved at the age of 16 in Belleville, Mich. He began to pursue electrical engineering at Eastern Michigan University but was called to preach during his freshman year.


Related Topix: Belleville, MI, Electrical Engineering, Science, Ypsilanti, MI

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Library trustees narrow field of candidates to five

Canton Public Library trustees have chosen to interview five candidates from a field of 14 applicants to replace departing board member Kim Schulz, who is leaving her position by late September due to an out-of-town move.


Related Topix: Marshall, MI, Livonia, MI, Oakland University, Wayne State University

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Photo gallery: EMU screens 'Frozen' at Rynearson Stadium

A special screening of the hit Disney movie "Frozen" took place Monday night at Rynearson Stadium on the campus of Eastern Michigan University.


Ypsilanti Township raises concerns over proposed medical marijuana facility

The Ypsilanti Township Planning Commission will consider a proposed medical marijuana facility a Detroit-based company wants to open just off Whittaker Road.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Detroit, MI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Michigan Radio

45 years of translation: The complete poetry of Cesar Vallejo

Eshleman is professor emeritus in the English department at Eastern Michigan University.


Related Topix: Arts, Poetry

With video: President Susan Martin, EMU employees accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

With temperatures nearly 90 degrees Monday afternoon, dumping a bucket of ice cold water on your head might not have been as crazy as it sounded.


Related Topix: Central Michigan University

Battle Creek Enquirer

Chuck Carlson column: Recruiting efforts show desperation of colleges

The postcard, nicely hand-written and so very sincere, came from someone named Nicole.


Related Topix: Michigan

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Editorial: Addressing crime in Eastern Washtenaw a shared responsibility for officials

Ypsilanti Police investigate the scene of a shooting at Forrest Knoll/Arbor Manor Town Homes in Ypsilanti early Saturday morning, May 24. (Patrick Record The crime statistics for eastern Washtenaw County tell a story of some progress toward improving safety issues for residents.


Related Topix: Ypsilanti, MI, Washtenaw County, MI, Opinion

Sat Aug 23, 2014


Residents say assault case erodes trust in police

Residents of a neighborhood where an Oklahoma City officer is accused of sexually assaulting women said Saturday the allegations make them distrust police.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Oklahoma County, OK

Times Herald

Kindergarten graduates to a higher level with better-prepared kids, higher standards

Think back to your kindergarten classroom. Did you have nap time? Did you spend a lot of time playing? Did you stay for half the day and go home? That's not the case for today's kindergartners who are spending an entire day in school blogging, learning to count to 100 and even solving basic algebra problems.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Education Etc., Port Huron, MI

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Detroit News

Oklahoma officer, former Eastern Michigan player, accused in 6 sexual assaults

Oklahoma City -- An Oklahoma City police officer and former Eastern Michigan University football player is accused of sexually assaulting at least six women during traffic stops, and investigators are trying to track down yet more potential victims.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

Detroit News

Oklahoma officer accused in 6 sexual assaults during traffic stops

An Oklahoma City police officer and former Eastern Michigan University football player is accused of sexually assaulting at least six women during traffic stops, and investigators are trying to track down yet more potential victims.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

Central Michigan University President George Ross, football Coach Dan ...

With thousands of Central Michigan University students watching, President George Ross had a bucket of ice water dumped on his head for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.


Related Topix: Michigan, Central Michigan University, University of Toledo, Western Michigan University, University of Akron

Times Herald

Club News

11, at American Legion Post 8, 1026 Sixth St., Port Huron. She also will provide information about preserving family photos and mementos.


Related Topix: Port Huron, MI

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Hometown Life

Canton foundation hands out $19,000 in scholarships

Winners in the 2013/14 Canton Community Foundation Education Grant Program include: Joshua Joy - Canton Community Foundation Scholarship Jonathon Manni - Canton Community Foundation/Penelope Hope Klei Scholarship Maggie Gearns - Canton Community Foundation/U of M Dearborn Scholarship Cally Brooks, Allison Raylean - Canton Community ... (more)


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