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| Wednesday, May 01, 2013



1/2 OFF SALE - FRAPPUCCINO HAPPY HOUR AT EMU STUDENT CENTER STARBUCKS: Come get a Frappuccino at half the price! Bring a friend! Bring your boss! Special pricing starts on Friday, May 3, from 1 - 3 p.m. and during the week of Monday, May 6 through Friday, May 10, from 2 - 4 p.m. only. See you there!


THE ROB MURPHY MIGHTY EAGLES ACADEMY: Eastern is pleased to offer The Rob Murphy Mighty Eagles Academy again this year starting on Monday, June 17 through Thursday, June 20, at the Convocation Center. The Academy is for boys entering 1st through 7th grades in the fall. Campers will learn basketball fundamentals including dribbling, shooting, passing and footwork. Kids will play games, participate in drills and have fun. Members of the Eastern Michigan coaching staff, current players and other guests will instruct the kids. Each player will receive a Rob Murphy Mighty Eagles Academy T-Shirt, and have the opportunity to win prizes. The camp is open to boys of all skill levels. The fun will start at 9 a.m. and finish at 3 p.m. with a half-day from 9 a.m. to noon on the final day of camp. The cost is $150 per camper. For more information, please contact Victoria Sun, director of basketball operations at 487-4263 or email at vsun@emich.edu.


BARBARA BENNETT LEAPARD PASSES AWAY: Dr. Barbara Bennett Leapard, professor in the Department of Mathematics has passed away. She joined EMU in 1993 and worked with both the Developmental Mathematics Program and the Mathematics Education Program. Visitation will be from 2 - 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 28 at the Dowling Funeral Home (7509 New at King, Toledo, OH). A memorial service is being planned for later at Holy Trinity. Details of that service will be forthcoming.


UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED: In an effort to better serve our patrons, the University Archives will be closed through Friday, May 3 while undergoing a space reorganization, and will reopen Monday, May 6 at 8 a.m. and resume normal business hours for the Summer Semester. If you have immediate research needs, please contact John Clark at 487-2673 or email lib_archives@emich.edu. Questions about the project can be directed to University Archivist, Alexis Braun Marks at abraunma@emich.edu.

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