Eastern Michigan University

EMU Love Story: Chuck and Audrey BernardBernard

by Kristyn Sturtz, Published January 5, 2015

Names: Chuck Bernard '10 and Audrey (Farrugia) Bernard '06, '09

Relationship Status: Married

Anniversary Date: November 26, 2011

Do you have children? How many? 2 - Theodore and Nora

How did you meet? Chuck lived right above Audrey in Walton residence hall. They were also both members of the Greek community.

Where was your first date? Theo's--the bar that used to be just off of campus, now the Wurst bar.

Any cute memories you have together at Eastern? Chuck would walk Audrey to and from her classes.

If married/engaged, how did they propose? If it was on campus, where? They took their engagement pictures all over campus.

What are the two of you doing now? Audrey is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education at EMU and Chuck is pursuing a degree in culinary arts at Henry Ford College.

Years attended Eastern: 2006 - current

Any romantic advice you would give to students: Your time on campus goes by fast--get involved and together take advantage of the many opportunities EMU has to offer. These will be the memories you'll look back on forever.

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