Category Archives: Education

Eastern Michigan University BBQueer Event Kickoff

By Bryan K. Alfaro and Liz Cianfarani | THE EASTERN ECHO Added September 18, 2013 at 9:31 pm Eastern Michigan University’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center held its fourth annual BBQueer event Tuesday from 3:30-5:30 p.m. outside Bob’s Lakehouse … Continue reading

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EMU Student Government Changes Mind on Exhibit

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added April 24, 2013 at 10:24 pm In a roundabout way, Eastern Michigan University Student Government reversed its decision to not fund the Genocide Awareness Project, a traveling exhibit that compares abortion … Continue reading

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Eastern Michigan University goddess Diana has difficult past

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added March 17, 2013 at 10:46 pm March 18 marked the 28th anniversary of the first theft of Eastern Michigan University’s life-size bronze statue of the Roman goddess Diana, located on a … Continue reading

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Details of Attempt to Impeach Norfleet Scarce

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added March 13, 2013 at 9:30 pm Eastern Michigan University Student Government Speaker of the Senate, Leo Cartier, introduced a resolution to the Senate to impeach Student Body President Matthew Norfleet Jan. … Continue reading

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Niswender Death Confirmed as Homicide Family to Sell ‘Justice for Julia’ T-shirts, Bracelets at EMU This Weekend

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added February 6, 2013 at 11:07 pm The Washtenaw County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Jan. 29 the death of Eastern Michigan University student Julia Niswender was a homicide, but the nearly seven-week … Continue reading

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Resolution to Impeach EMU Student Body President Matthew Norfleet Withdrawn

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added February 6, 2013 at 11:09 pm Eastern Michigan University Student Government Speaker of the Senate, Leo Cartier, brought a resolution to the Senate floor Jan. 29 calling for the impeachment of … Continue reading

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Student Body President Matthew Norfleet to Address Students

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added February 6, 2013 at 11:12 pm Eastern Michigan University Student Body President Matthew Norfleet will be giving the State of the Student Body Address on Monday in Ballroom B of the … Continue reading

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Ypsilanti Man Apprehended for Alleged Attempted Murder of Girlfriend

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added January 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau and the U.S. Marshals Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested Ypsilanti Township resident Michael Joshua Glenn in Detroit Jan. … Continue reading

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EMU Lecturer Releases Biography on Author, Poet Bukowski in US

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added October 21, 2012 at 7:07 pm Eastern Michigan University lecturer David Calonne’s biography on German-born American author and poet Charles Bukowski was released in the U.S. Sept. 15 as part of … Continue reading

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EMU Wellness Center Offers Free HIV Testing, Counseling

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added August 31, 2012 at 7:35 pm Eastern Michigan University’s Wellness Center, located in the Snow Health Center, offers students and non-students free and confidential HIV testing and counseling on a walk-in basis every Thursday … Continue reading

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