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

December 2002

EMU's College of Business earns reaffirmation of Accreditation by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

From healing to kissing, mistletoe has the power

EMU Alumnus Named Michigan Superintendent of the Year

Eastern Michigan University new headquarters for Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

EMU students volunteer at St. Joseph's Mercy Ball to aid pediatric care center

Former CBS/Fox Executive Steve D. Wild to speak at EMU Commencement Dec. 15

November 2002

EMU symphony orchestra, dance program perform "The Fantastic Toyshop"

EMU's Children Theatre takes lesson about bullies to area schools

Visiting McAndless professor uses music to help others

EMU grant aids community, local government commincations

Nathanson discusses trends in sculpture at EMU Dec. 3

Regents approve state appropriation request strategy

Regents approve capital outlay request

President's report to the Board of Regents

EMU president elected to NASULGC board of directors

Office of Business Partnerships hosts open house

October 2002

Porter Chair Noddings says focus on students physicall needs aids in their success

EMU celebrates cultural diversity with International Week

EMU's McLennan receives national historic preservation honor

AFSCME Local 1666 ratifies tentative agreement

EMU students earn National Milken Educator Award

EMU, Eagle Flight Center pilot new aviation degree

UAW Local 1976 ratifies tentative agreement

EMU to Honor Ten Exceptional Educators During Annual Salute to Excellence Oct. 12

EMU Family Day features traditional Pow Wow, Oct. 12-13

Explore the secrets of slime, wiggly worms, and metal-eating at EMU's Family Day, Oct. 12

Immerse yourself in touchable technology at EMU's Family Day, Oct. 12

 Yo dude takes yo-yo's to new heights during EMU's Family Day, Oct. 12

Experience the magic of the Great Bobini during EMU's Family Day, Oct. 12

EMU's Family Day, Oct. 12, offers free fun for children of all ages

EMU honors faculty for teaching excellence

Eastern Michigan Professor offers advice on achieving a loving relationship in his new book, "Love Without Fear"

Harry Potter and Hermione Granger look-alikes to face off for fun, prizes Oct. 12 during EMU's Family Day festivities

September 2002

President's report to the Board of Regents

Eastern Michigan University Regents approve 41 staff appointments

Eastern Michigan University Regents appoint four new tenure-track faculty

Eastern Michigan University Regents announce retirements

Eastern Michigan University Regents grant emeritus status to six faculty/staff

Down and dirty fun signals the start of Eastern Michigan University's homecoming festivities

Special Green Mass to honor Michigan educators, Sept. 29

EMU football 101 helps fans to score a touchdown

EMU to mark Sept. 11 with schedule of events

EMU Convocation Center welcomes Toby Keith

August 2002

EMU, local store sponsor Meijer Madness

EMU conference reflects on impact of Sept. 11

Veteran broadcaster, Joel Seguine to join 89.1, WEMU, Aug. 31

Massie named EMU Director of Academic Service-Learning

Barbie defines femininity, says EMU professor

Non-profit agencies serve by sharing ideas at Aug. 27 conference

EMU conference focuses on many impacts of Sept. 11

EMU's spider woman promotes positive Tarantula image

Pritchard named Dean of EMU's College of Arts and Sciences

EMU rolls out the red carpet, Sept. 27, for Class of '52

EMU receives accreditation for Ph.D. in Technology

 EMU Professor to lead Michigan Chapter of the Social Workers

July 2002

Changing attitudes in Middle Eastern countries provide hope for fearful Americans, says EMU expert

EMU social work student elected to National Board

EMU alumni tailgates usher in 2002 football season

June 2002

Eastern Michigan offers high school students chance to shine with Summerquest Program

New Trustees join EMU Foundation Board

President's report to Board of Regents

Regents approve limit on 2002-03 tuition increase

Regents approve 2002-03 general, auxiliary budgets

EMU room and board rates increase 6.25 percent for 2002-03

Regents grant emeritus status to six

Regents approve new hires

EMU hosts American Chemical Society Meeting

3,000 EMU Students earn Dean's List Honor for Winter 2002

EMU's President Kirkpatrick named to National Commission on Women in Higher Education

EMU's Tack named coordinator for Michigan ACE Network

EMU student recognized as 'Outstanding Student Teacher of the Year' in Michigan

Michigan ACE Network honors U-M Flint's Zeff

May 2002

Halle Library sponsors weekly lecture series on 20th century president

Two EMU history professors earn national recognition for work

EMU student earns top prize in Art Deco contest

EMU joins Association American Colleges and Universities

EMU's Garrett named Chair of National Committee

Preservation experts offer series of workshops


April 2002

EMU awarded $30,000 mentoring grant to promote alcohol-free campus activities

EMU hosts series on Terrorism and Security Issues

Seminar on weapons of mass destruction offered

EMU gets $75,000 grant from SBC Ameritech to help teachers

Estleman to give keynote at April 27 commencement

EMU holds Teacher job fair April 11


March 2002

Forensics team captures state title

Rep. John Dingell to discuss jobs in Michigan at EMU's first entrepreneur's conference

President's report

Regents' Roundup [March 19]

Board approves enhancement of scholarship and grant-in-aid programs

Board increase graduate assistant and doctoral fellow stipend

Board approves commencement speaker

Former Provost Ron Collins awarded emeritus status

Board approves five faculty hires

Seminar examines benefits of healthy lifestyle

EMU Salute to Excellence Week honors faculty, staff, students

EMU professor's book focuses on disability sports

EMU professor conducts severe weather training


February 2002

EMU students only Michigander on 2002 USA TODAY All-USA College Academic Team

Dance department showcases talent March 8-10

EMU tipsheet [Feb. 25]

Men need to avoid "silent male" relationship with mother-in-law

Young people should invest for retirement as soon as possible

EMU program helps substitutes earn credentials

EMU helps makes sewer workers safer

EMU students help others during spring break

EMU tipsheet offers story ideas [Feb. 14]

Music therapists help remove barriers

New course helps train official weather spotters

Bishop Sheen - his contribution to television

Helping to control Parkinson's Disease with exercise

Pucker up! EMU hosts Valentine lecture on kissing [Feb. 14]

Former Secretary of Transportation Rodney Slater to speak at EMU Feb. 8


January 2002

President pledges additional $1 million in scholarships [Jan. 30]

EMU's O'Connor named 2001 Michigan Professor of the Year [Jan. 29]

President Kirkpatrick's Martin Luther King Day Celebration speech [Jan. 21]

President's report to the Board of Regents [Jan. 15]

Incarnati re-elected as chair of EMU Board of Regents

- Regents authorize bargaining agreement changes related to health care

- Regents approve new University Mission statement

- Two charter schools reissued charters

Jiffy Mix Lecture Series focuses on shaping leadership skills

EMU events celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day




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