On this day in 1972 - The California Supreme Court struck down the state's death penalty.
"There is a thin line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line." - Oscar Levant
At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, Shani Davis became the first Black athlete (from any nation) to win a gold medal in an individual sport at the Olympic Winter Games, winning the speed-skating 1000 meter event. He also won a silver medal in the 1500 meter event. He duplicated the feat at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada, becoming the first Olympian to successfully defend the 1000 meter gold medal, and repeating as 1500 meter silver medalist.
EMU TOBACCO-FREE POLICY
Eastern Michigan University is a tobacco-free campus. The policy applies to all university employees, students, visitors, contractors, volunteers and service representatives while on EMU property. Smoking and the use of tobacco is (are) prohibited in or on all university owned, operated, or leased buildings, facilities and grounds, including (university or private) vehicles. This tobacco-free policy is intended to support a healthy learning, living, and work environment for every student, employee and visitor. For more information, visit the EMU Tobacco-Free Policy.
ETHICS AND COMPLIANCE REPORTING HOTLINE FOR EMU EMPLOYEES
The Ethics and Compliance Reporting Hotline is a 24/7 toll-free telephone number, and website where individuals can report, anonymously if they choose, an ethical or compliance-related issue involving any Eastern employee. The toll-free number is 866-213-4862. The website can be viewed at Compliance Helpline.
| Monday, February 18, 2013
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