On this day in 1928, rhythm & blues legend Antoine "Fats" Domino was born in New Orleans. His Creole family spoke French as their first language.
The greatness of art is not to find what is common, but what is unique. - Isaac Bashevis Singer
In the early days of tv broadcasting, engineers worried about keeping audio and video signals synchronized. They accidently discovered that they had around a hundred milliseconds of slop: as long as signals arrived within this window, viewers' brains would automatically resynchronize signals; outside that tenth-of-a-second window, it would look like a badly dubbed movie.
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.
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