On this day in 1940 - The first televised basketball game was shown. The game featured Fordham University and the University of Pittsburgh from Madison Square Gardens in New York.
"Science has always been my preoccupation and when you think a breakthrough is possible, it is terribly exciting." - James D. Watson
James Dewey Watson, (born April 6, 1928), is an American molecular biologist, geneticist, and zoologist, best known as a co-discoverer of the double-helix structure of DNA in February 28, 1953 with Francis H.C. Crick. Watson, Crick, and Maurice Wilkins were awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material.
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.
| Thursday, February 28, 2013
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