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Contact Ward Mullens, manager of news services, at the University Communications at 734.487.4400 for more details on any of these releases.

November 2000

EMU joins two national education organizations

Winnie Mandela to speak at EMU Nov. 30

JUMP gives EMU students scholarships

President Kirkpatricks remarks at the Nov. 14 regents meeting

Regents approve capital outlay request for FY 2002

Regents approve room rates for new residence hall

State Treasurer Murray to be commencement speaker Dec. 17

Regents approve plan for University House

Explore Eastern program set for Nov. 11

Public Safety sponsors child seat check Nov. 10

Moody's updgrades EMU debt rating to A2


October 2000

Former Professor Marjorie Lansing to be inducted into Michigan Women's Hall of Fame

EMU to host first ever Michigan Biomed Expo, Oct. 26

Dr. James Appleberry's keynote address (Oct. 20)

President Kirkpatrick's inaugural address (Oct. 20)

Regents approve AAUP contract (Oct. 20)

Dance program welcomes guest artist Lisa Nicks

EMU Women's Commission names scholarship recipients

EMU first to offer approved OSHA courses online

Noted minister to speak at EMU Oct. 12

EMU Foundation elects two new board members

EMU hosts ninth annual Native American Pow Wow Oct. 14-15

EMU to inaugurate 19th president Oct. 20

Family Day offers free fun for all ages Oct. 7

EMU to dedicate "green design" College of Health and Human Services Building Oct. 6


September 2000

Secretary of State unveils EMU license plate

Regents move forward on president's residence

Christman Company gives EMU $200,000 gift

President Kirkpatrick's remarks to the Board of Regents (Sept. 19)

Loppnow appointed to coordinate strategic planning

Tack appointed senior executive for presidential initiatives

Spectrum Lecture Series offers diverse topics

EMU files unfair labor charge against AAUP

EMU faculty walk away from negotiations


August 2000

EMU Worldwide offers online corporate training

EMU hosts national education conference, Gov. Engler Aug. 8-12

Students bring cricket to Eastern Michigan University


July 2000

Summer open house set for Saturday, Aug. 5

EMU hosts Saudi Arabian education group

EMU offers graduate certificate program in teaching English as a second language


June 2000

EMU hosts summer institutes for high school students

President Kirkpatrick's remarks to the Board of Regents (June 20)

Regents appoint 29 new tenure-track faculty

Regents approve promotions and tenure

EMU Regents hire 38 new staff

Regents approve contract with AFSCME Local 1666

EMU to offer doctoral degree in clinical psychology

Regents approve three percent tuition increase for 2000-01

Regents take first step toward new residence hall

Emeritus status bestowed upon faculty and staff

EMU Regents approve retirements

College of Technology honors Simmons

College of Technology honors Smallman

College of Technology honors Neal

College of Technology honors Sion

College of Technology honors Grandy

College of Technology honors Labatzky

College of Technology honors Kopp

College of Technology honors Dechert


May 2000

EMU receives $1.7 million software gift from Oracle

EMU, AFSCME union agree to contract

Provost Collins announces retirement

Alumni Awards set for May 13


April 2000

Special Advisory: Commencement brings tighter security

President Clinton to give commencement address at EMU, April 30

Governor appoints Jan Brandon to EMU Board of Regents (April 17)

EMU receives patents from ExxonMobil Chemical Company appraised at $16 million

EMU teacher job fair set for April 14

Adrienne Rich to give poetry reading April 14

Artist Mel Chin to visit campus April 7

Bruce Pao to speak about Feng Shui April 7


March 2000

Kirkpatrick selected as 19th president of Eastern Michigan University

Comer, Shelton to give commencement addresses during April 30 ceremonies

Customer Service Week at EMU features Gust


February 2000

EMU students help others during alternative spring break




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