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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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Former EMU President John W. Porter Dies at Age 80

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added July 5, 2012 at 2:53 am Porter, who died June 27, served as Eastern Michigan University’s 17th president from 1979-89 and was known for establishing the College of Technology, record enrollment … Continue reading

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EMU Tuition to Increase in Fall 2012

By Bryan Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added June 25, 2012 at 7:53 pm The Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents approved a 3.95 percent increase in tuition and fees beginning fall 2012 during the June 19 regular meeting at … Continue reading

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EMU Board of Regents Approves New $290.6 Million Budget

By Margaret Leary and Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added June 25, 2012 at 8:04 pm Eastern Michigan University’s Board of Regents adopted a 2012-13 budget June 19 that includes a general fund operating budget of $290.6 million, an auxiliary … Continue reading

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Linguists Join Forces with Google to Create a Website to Share Research

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added June 25, 2012 at 8:07 pm Researchers from Eastern Michigan University’s LINGUIST List project have teamed up with the University of Hawaii at Mānoa and Google to create a website for the Endangered Languages … Continue reading

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EMU’s 9/11 Memorial Gets Engraved

By Bryan K. Alfaro | THE EASTERN ECHO Added June 18, 2012 at 6:56 pm Eastern Michigan University’s 9/11 memorial in Pease Park, located between Pease Auditorium and Cross Street on the southeast end of campus, was erected on the 10-year … Continue reading

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