Due to the extreme weather conditions, Eastern Michigan University is canceling all classes on Monday, February 2. This includes all planned campus activities, lectures and events. The University will be open as scheduled on Tuesday, February 3, for regular business and classes.
John W. Porter, who led Eastern Michigan University through a remarkable period of advancement, growth and stability, died on June 27, 2012. He was 80. Porter was president of EMU from 1979 to 1989 and left a legacy that is still felt on campus today.
EMU will celebrate his life at a memorial service at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, in the Student Center Ballroom.
Please share a memory of Dr. Porter and his time at EMU.
La'Tasha K. Mines
George and Judith Goodman
Jan Curtiss Taylor class of 1986
Kurt B Smith
Zaharah Abd Jalal, Malaysia
Mary E. Graham Wehking
Thomas M. Gwaltney PhD, Professor Emeritus
Ronald K. Clark
Carl L. Alexander