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Student Support Offices' Open House - September 21

The  Disability Resource Center,  Office of the Ombuds, and the  Office of Student Conduct, Community Standards and Wellness, are hosting an Open House on Thursday,  September 21, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please consider stopping by to learn about the exciting changes that have taken place within these offices and get a preview of additional improvements to look for in the coming year. The Open House will be held in room 250 of the Student Center. For more information please contact the Disability Resource Center at 734-487-2470 or  DRC@emich.edu. We hope to see you there!

Higher Learning Commission – Call for Public Commentary

This is a reminder that Eastern is seeking comments from the public about our university in advance of the October 23-34, 2017, Higher Learning Commission Comprehensive Evaluation.  Please encourage alumni, emeritus or retired faculty and staff, community groups, and industry partners to submit commentary on the outcomes of their respective relationships with the university.  Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs.  All comments must be submitted in writing by  September 22, 2017, to the  HLC website, or via mail at:

Public Comment on EMU
Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411 

Grant Opportunity - Women in Philanthropy at EMU

Women in Philanthropy (WIP) at EMU is accepting grant applications.  All EMU faculty, staff, and alumni are welcome to apply for up to $5,000 to support research or projects that align with the mission and vision of the university and demonstrate the following priorities:

  1. Enhance learning opportunities for EMU faculty, staff, alumni, and/or students
  2. Improve the EMU climate through collaborative efforts
  3. Foster creativity and innovation as it relates to EMU
  4. Improve communication among diverse groups with the EMU community

The deadline to apply  is  October 9, 2017.  For more information, visit the  WIP at EMU website.

Nominations Are Now Open For The 2018 Alumni Awards.

Please visit the Alumni Awards web page for details and the nomination application. The deadline to apply is  October 13, 2017.