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2005 Press releases and news by month: January 2005February 2005March 2005April 2005May 2005June 2005July 2005August 2005September 2005October 2005November 2005December 2005


December 2005

[ 12.27.05 ] EMU extends AD search

[ 12.23.05 ] EMU partners with university in Korea for dual undergraduate business degree

[ 12.23.05 ] EMU joins elite groups with first group of graduates in bioinformatics

[ 12.16.05 ] Campus Safety Update and safety resources at EMU

[ 12.16.05 ] House schedule forces Dingell's withdrawal as commencement speaker

[ 12.14.05 ] EMU's Citino goes up against Oliver North in Military Book Club

[ 12.14.05 ] EMU professor receives Detroit public relations honor

[ 12.08.05 ] EMU radio station celebrates 40 years of broadcasting

[ 12.02.05 ] EMU adds open house in response to "Return to Learn" interest

[ 12.01.05 ] EMU Industrial Distribution Program gets grant from W.W. Grainger Foundation

November 2005

[ 11.30.05 ] EMU College of Business inks transfer agreement with Henry Ford

[ 11.29.05 ] Justice, former NFL player to be keynote for EMU MLK event Jan. 16

[ 11.29.05 ] EMU Center for Regional and National Security to host national workshop

[ 11.18.05 ] EMU Foundation makes history with endowment funding, gifts to scholarships.

[ 11.18.05 ] Eastern Michigan’s Chamber Choir to perform at State Capitol Dec. 7

[ 11.16.05 ] EMU, MASCO mark fifth graduation

[ 11.15.05 ] EMU regents approve honorary degree for Dingell

[ 11.15.05 ] EMU regents approve lecturer's union agreement

[ 11.15.05 ] EMU board grants emeritus status to four

[ 11.15.05 ] EMU regents approve 20 new hires

[ 11.15.05 ] EMU regents approve three retirements

[ 11.14.05 ] Hall of Fame induction precedes spotlight matchup between former mentor and pupil

[ 11.09.05 ] EMU's McAnuff gets overseas tour of duty with U.S. military

[ 11.09.05 ] Lt. Gov. Cherry to speak at EMU police staff and command event

[ 11.08.05 ] EMU joins governor's "Return to Learn" initiative

[ 11.08.05 ] Five EMU graduates make Automotive News' list of top women in automotive industry

[ 11.08.05 ] EMU hosts panel discussion about bird flu

[ 11.08.05 ] EMU's Watson helps United Way, American Cancer society help others with familiar fight

[ 11.08.05 ] EMU hosts annual alumni basketball reception Nov. 18

[ 11.07.05 ] EMU open houses help Michiganians learn how to go back to school

[ 11.04.05 ] EMU center receives $968,000 grant for homeland security

[ 11.04.05 ] EMU plans alumni reception in Monroe, Dec. 1

[ 11.04.05 ] EMU hopes to spark action with energy awareness week

[ 11.03.05 ] WEMU was voted the best music radio station in the Ann Arbor News Readers' Choice Awards

[ 11.02.05 ] EMU President announces administrative reorganization

October 2005

[ 10.28.05 ] EMU survey finds body art reflects negatively for those applying to be teachers

[ 10.25.05 ] EMU urban education speaker series begins Oct. 27

[ 10.21.05 ] EMU receives $1.5 million grant from National Science Foundation

[ 10.21.05 ] EMU regents approve capital outlay request for FY2007

[ 10.21.05 ] EMU regents approve state appropriation request for FY2007

[ 10.19.05 ] EMU makes transferring smoother for Schoolcraft Community College students

[ 10.19.05 ] EMU honors seven professors for excellence in teaching

[ 10.13.05 ] Hands Full of Beauty performs at EMU to raise awareness of tsunami damage in Tamil Nadu

[ 10.12.05 ] EMU honors 18 exceptional educators at annual convocation of excellence

[ 10.12.05 ] EMU student newspaper wins eight state collegiate press awards

[ 10.07.05 ] EMU library celebrates anniversary as federal depository

[ 10.06.05 ] EMU pianist wins national piano competition

[ 10.05.05 ] EMU College of Business named one of best in nation by The Princeton Review

[ 10.05.05 ] EMU graduate receives Henry Ford Fellowship

[ 10.05.05 ] The Great Bobini, DTE Enviro-Magic to appear at Family Day Oct. 8

[ 10.05.05 ] Spider, outer space and exotic plants, oh my! Kids can explore many worlds during Family Day

[ 10.04.05 ] EMU's Lawver receives national honor for teaching emergency responders

[ 10.04.05 ] EMU's Robbins directs Sousa celebration at Pease Auditorium Oct. 20

September 2005

[ 09.29.05 ] EMU team works to stem Great Lakes invasion

[ 09.29.05 ] EMU offers free training for hurricane relief workers

[ 09.29.05 ] EMU Honors program graduates to honors college

[ 09.26.05 ] EMU Institutional Values Award winners share spotlight

[ 09.23.05 ] EMU Family Day offers magic, music and more, Oct. 8

[ 09.23.05 ] EMU’s master of public administration program one of only five in Michigan to achieve reaccreditation

[ 09.23.05 ] President's perspectives on the University (Institutional Values Awards)

[ 09.22.05 ] Eastern Michigan to host “Straight Talk” with Rep. John Stewart, Sept. 29

[ 09.22.05 ] EMU, lecturers' union reach tentative agreement

[ 09.21.05 ] Eagle Crest golf team advances to Buick national championship

[ 09.21.05 ] EMU to present institutional values awards Sept. 23

[ 09.21.05 ] Campus activities, oozeball, art exhibits, concerts highlight EMU Homecoming Week, Sept. 25-Oct. 1

[ 09.20.05 ] EMU regents approves retirements

[ 09.20.05 ] EMU Board of Regents grants emeritus status to five

[ 09.20.05 ] New president heads list of new hires

[ 09.20.05 ] President's report to the Board of Regents

[ 09.17.05 ] Eastern Michigan University, lecturers' union near agreement

[ 09.14.05 ] EMU freshman class makes grade as best academically in school history

[ 09.14.05 ] EMU professor says understanding uniqueness of disaster is key to helping children cope with situation

[ 09.13.05 ] Latest novel by EMU’s Neff is a hit with readers

[ 09.12.05 ] EMU College of Education's "Project Backpack" helps Hurricane Katrina victims

[ 09.08.05 ] WEMU joins statewide radio fundraiser to help hurricane victims

[ 09.08.05 ] Journal of College and Character invites Fallon's participation

[ 09.06.05 ] EMU House Calls Program welcomes resident students

[ 09.06.05 ] Newsweek names EMU one of nation's "most interesting schools"

[ 09.01.05 ] EMU initiates relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Katrina

[ 09.01.05 ] New president set to welcome 2,400 students at EMU orientation

August 2005

[ 08.31.05 ] EMU offers admission to 'displaced' students

[ 08.30.05 ] EMU professor promotes breast cancer screening among Asian American women in southeastern Michigan

[ 08.26.05 ] EMU to host alumni social in Washington, D.C., Sept. 21

[ 08.23.05 ] EMU earns “Best Midwestern College” designation from The Princeton Review

[ 08.23.05 ] Gandhian Rao to visit Eastern Michigan University Aug. 23

[ 08.16.05 ] EMU-aided product, inventor QVC bound Sept. 2

[ 08.16.05 ] EMU military expert's book to be club's selection for December

[ 08.11.05 ] Eastern Michigan University requests state mediator

[ 08.11.05 ] EMU's College of Business honors 20 southeast Michigan "superstar" companies

[ 08.11.05 ] EMU professor to discuss crime, inequality and justice on CTN network

[ 08.11.05 ] CrossRoads Marketplace honored with a "Best in the Business" award

[ 08.10.05 ] EMU special education majors help students with cognitive impairments/disabilities transition to independence

[ 08.04.05 ] EMU professor writes book about people behind atomic bomb

[ 08.03.05 ] Eastern Michigan University graduates first cohort in China

[ 08.02.05 ] Regents approve 4.5 rate increase for housing and dining

[ 08.02.05 ] EMU Board of Regents increases tuition, creates classroom improvement fund

[ 08.01.05 ] EMU uses M.U.S.I.C. to cut insurance costs

July 2005

[ 07.29.05 ] EMU military expert makes History Channel debut July 31

[ 07.26.05 ] EMU professor awarded Fulbright grant to discuss education in Bosnia and Herzegovina

[ 07.22.05 ] EMU's Booth vaults to silver medal at National Senior Olympics

[ 07.21.05 ] EMU graduate Lisa Webb Sharpe appointed director of state's management, budget office

[ 07.20.05 ] EMU hosts LGBT interfaith gathering Aug. 6-7

[ 07.19.05 ] July 19, 2005: Dr. Craig Willis Day: in gratitude

[ 07.19.05 ] City of Ypsilanti honors Dr. Willis for service to EMU, community

[ 07.18.05 ] Dr. John Fallon takes office as 21st president of EMU

[ 07.15.05 ] EMU observatory provides free, out of this world shows

[ 07.13.05 ] EMU gives three students free tuition for fall

[ 07.11.05 ] The City of Ypsilanti issues new residential parking restrictions

[ 07.07.05 ] EMU receives additional $50,000 from Comerica Charitable Foundation

[ 07.06.05 ] Trashcan fire forces evacuation of Mark Jefferson building

[ 07.05.05 ] EMU partners with crime prevention association to aid teens with job skills

June 2005

[ 06.30.05 ] EMU's honor society wins ACE Award for excellence in education; sets Michigan record for three-time achievement

[ 06.28.05 ] EMU's Welber mixes business with education in developing Detroit

[ 06.27.05 ] EMU professor is Michigan's first Society of Human Resource Management student chapter adviser of the year

[ 06.27.05 ] Hoft named interim dean of the college arts and sciences

[ 06.25.05 ] Governor appoints new regent to EMU board

[ 06.24.05 ] EMU continues extensive campus upgrades, renovations

[ 06.21.05 ] EMU Board of Regents elects Valvo as chair

[ 06.21.05 ] President's report to the Board of Regents

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve additional $717,000 for scholarships, grants and awards for 2006-07

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve 6 percent tuition increase for summer term 2005

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve parking rate increase for 2005-06

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve new dean of EMU College of Education

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve apartment rate increase for 2005-06

[ 06.21.05 ] Regents approve 58 new tenure-track faculty

[ 06.17.05 ] Unique EMU program gives senior citizens, high school journalists chance to share

[ 06.16.05 ] EMU online master's in engineering management named one of "best buys"

[ 06.15.05 ] EMU partners with China university to help with public health information

[ 06.13.05 ] EMU-aided product, inventor get national attention from QVC

[ 06.09.05 ] EMU's Welber to be honored for work on behalf of people with mental illness

[ 06.09.05 ] Willis names Sturgis Hill interim director for Office of Diversity

[ 06.08.05 ] EMU plans farewell reception for President Willis, June 21

[ 06.08.05 ] National publication recognizes EMU for increase in African Americans receiving undergraduate degrees

[ 06.08.05 ] EMU Coatings Research Institute continues war effort against corrosion

[ 06.06.05 ] EMU College of Technology plans events for recent graduates June 9

May 2005

[ 05.31.05 ] EMU helps Ypsilanti with alternative downtown parking

[ 05.26.05 ] Ideas take shape at EMU's Center for Product Research and Development

[ 05.26.05 ] EMU Department of Public Safety offers free Rape Aggression Defense course

[ 05.25.05 ] EMU plans GOLD get-together for recent graduates June 2

[ 05.23.05 ] EMU announces $5,000 reward for apprehension of rapist

[ 05.20.05 ] EMU, Ypsilanti High School student theatre production explores diversity

[ 05.19.05 ] EMU to host state Senate subcommittee hearing on higher education appropriations

[ 05.18.05 ] SPECIAL NOTICE: EMU police release a composite image of the suspect from last week's assault

[ 05.18.05 ] High school students fly the skies, check out a crime scene, participate in a mock trial and explore career possibilities at EMU's Summerquest

[ 05.16.05 ] EMU's Baron named one of eight outstanding academic advisers nationwide

[ 05.11.05 ] EMU's interior design students develop headquarters concept for SOS Community Services

[ 05.10.05 ] EMU Regents establish ad hoc athletic affairs advisory committee

[ 05.10.05 ] EMU professor receives Fulbright grant to implement first public management institute in Latvia

[ 05.06.05 ] EMU physics student receives national physics leadership award

[ 05.05.05 ] Wood named assistant vice president for human resources

[ 05.05.05 ] Eat, drink and help renovate EMU's Roosevelt Hall kitchen May 20

[ 05.05.05 ] EMU psychologist offers new insights into college-age women and the urge to "be one of the guys" when it comes to drinking

[ 05.04.05 ] EMU to host Big Day Prep Football Showdown Aug. 27

[ 05.03.05 ] Moody's Investors Service affirms EMU's A2 long-term debt rating

April 2005

[ 04.27.05 ] EMU Spring Lecture Series zeroes in on people and technology interaction

[ 04.26.05 ] Bob England named interim EMU athletic director

[ 04.26.05 ] Diles leaving EMU athletic director post for Case Western

[ 04.26.05 ] Incarnati steps down as chair of EMU Board of Regents

[ 04.22.05 ] EMU professor one of two in Michigan to be named Carnegie Scholar

[ 04.22.05 ] EMU alumnus first Washtenaw County official to receive Taubman Fellowship

[ 04.20.05 ] EMU makes an international splash by hosting the GTAC Disability Open April 23-24

[ 04.19.05 ] EMU mass customization conference offers strategies for textile-based industries to compete in today's competitive marketplace

[ 04.19.05 ] Eurasian educators partner with EMU for citizenship education, school administration experience

[ 04.18.05 ] EMU to award honorary degrees to Josaitis, Canter at commencement

[ 04.15.05 ] EMU Historic Preservation Program gets state recognition

[ 04.14.05 ] Seven prominent EMU alumni, supporters to be honored April 30

[ 04.13.05 ] Eat Italian and help renovate EMU's Roosevelt Hall

[ 04.12.05 ] Greatest threat to bats is lack of information, says EMU expert

[ 04.11.05 ] Two EMU students receive scholarships from 84 Lumber

[ 04.08.05 ] Vereen to go "Soaring On Black Wings" with president of Tuskegee Airmen

[ 04.07.05 ] Former Eastern Michigan University professor part of Vatican spotlight

[ 04.06.05 ] EMU professor uses expertise to counsel Michigan communities

[ 04.05.05 ] EMU College of Business honors president of Gene Codes Corp. with Merlanti Ethics Award

[ 04.04.05 ] EMU's Keal Fellowship Awards presented to sixteen women faculty members

[ 04.04.05 ] EMU's Walk for Women's Athletics to raise money for scholarships April 16

[ 04.04.05 ] EMU Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Educators' Day focuses on classroom issues

[ 04.01.05 ] EMU leaps into action to win 2005 Healthy Workplace Award

March 2005

[ 03.30.05 ] EMU students take top spots in state human resources competition

[ 03.30.05 ] EMU student wins Outstanding Community Impact Award

[ 03.30.05 ] EMU names Charles Ramsey men's basketball head coach

[ 03.29.05 ] 2005 Denny's PBA Championship set to roll into EMU

[ 03.24.05 ] EMU employees develop creative ideas for generating revenue, cutting costs

[ 03.24.05 ] Outstanding alumni to be inducted into EMU's Education Hall of Fame April 8

[ 03.24.05 ] EMU President Willis announces administrative changes

[ 03.23.05 ] Eastern Michigan University celebrates 'Week of Excellence' March 28- April 1

[ 03.22.05 ] EMU program named to Entrepreneur Magazine's top 10 list

[ 03.21.05 ] EMU's Ojala and crew are "eyes of radar" for threatening weather conditions

[ 03.21.05 ] EMU'S McGuire honored for outstanding professional achievement

[ 03.17.05 ] State Rep. Stewart and Pfizer executive Canter set to speak at EMU's commencement ceremonies April 23

[ 03.17.05 ] Former NOW president to speak at Eastern Michigan University March 31

[ 03.16.05 ] Gordon resigns from Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents

[ 03.15.05 ] John Fallon, III named president of Eastern Michigan University

[ 03.15.05 ] President Willis' report to the Board of Regents

[ 03.15.05 ] EMU Regents approve six staff appointments

[ 03.15.05 ] EMU Board of Regents grant emeritus staff status to one

[ 03.14.05 ] Women's basketball team lands bid to postseason NIT

[ 03.14.05 ] Presidential search coordinators recommend Fallon for EMU presidency

[ 03.14.05 ] Vice President John Beaghan leaves EMU for Oakland University

[ 03.10.05 ] EMU job fair hooks up students with potential employers

[ 03.10.05 ] From stem cell research to Chinese city designs, EMU student research shines through at Undergraduate Symposium April 1

[ 03.08.05 ] Presidential search continues as candidates visit EMU campus

[ 03.08.05 ] EMU-Sallie Mae partnership offers nearly $2.7 million in savings on loans for students, parents

[ 03.08.05 ] EMU's Convocation Center gears up for hundreds of FIRST robotics competitors

[ 03.08.05 ] EMU men's basketball coach Jim Boone relieved of duties

[ 03.04.05 ] International student tackles presidential duties as Eastern Michigan's "President for a Day" March 8

[ 03.03.05 ] EMU series looks at National Institutes of Health's "roadmap" to overcoming research barriers to a healthier America

[ 03.02.05 ] EMU graduate named Michigan superintendent of the year

[ 03.02.05 ] Financial literacy pays off for EMU students when repaying student loans

[ 03.01.05 ] EMU graduate makes debut with home improvement TV show March 6

February 2005

[ 02.28.05 ] EMU offers critical incident stress management course for emergency responders

[ 02.28.05 ] EMU to host alumni social in Sarasota, Fla., area March 17

[ 02.24.05 ] EMU offers chance to hit the slopes, books during spring break

[ 02.24.05 ] Student volunteers lend a hand to help communities during spring break

[ 02.24.05 ] EMU's Robbins receives national volunteer service award

[ 02.23.05 ] EMU student receives Crain's Detroit Business scholarship

[ 02.22.05 ] EMU to host Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters, March 4-5

[ 02.21.05 ] Two EMU mock trial teams qualify for national competition

[ 02.21.05 ] EMU students get inside look at politics during 'Day at Capitol'

[ 02.16.05 ] EMU's Hobson honored for her counseling achievements

[ 02.16.05 ] EMU honors two outstanding lecturers

[ 02.15.05 ] EMU celebrates 'Year of Languages'

[ 02.11.05 ] EMU wellness fair offers healthy options

[ 02.11.05 ] EMU management expert set for book signing Feb. 19

[ 02.11.05 ] EMU alumni event set for Phoenix, Arizona area

[ 02.10.05 ] EMU researcher offers new insights into Iraqi political, cultural views

[ 02.09.05 ] Regents Advisory Committee begins application review

[ 02.09.05 ] EMU College of Business names ethicist in residence

[ 02.08.05 ] EMU students earn Dean's List honor for fall 2004

[ 02.07.05 ] EMU's "Cram the Convo" event Feb. 12 offers two basketball games for $1

[ 02.07.05 ] EMU to host alumni social in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 18

[ 02.03.05 ] Congress to Campus program gives students inside look at politics

[ 02.03.05 ] EMU COB names director of international business programs

[ 02.03.05 ] General education reform focuses on academic outcomes, flexibility

January 2005

[ 01.31.05 ] Eastern Michigan University to host alumni basketball reception Feb. 12

[ 01.26.05 ] EMU COB looking for nominations for Merlanti ethics award

[ 01.25.05 ] EMU open house gives high school girls chance to see opportunities in manufacturing

[ 01.25.05 ] EMU to host alumni event in Naples, Fla. Feb. 3

[ 01.21.05 ] EMU hosts Music Fest Now Feb. 23-25

[ 01.18.05 ] President's report to the Board of Regents

[ 01.18.05 ] Incarnati re-elected chair of EMU Board of Regents

[ 01.18.05 ] Three faculty receive emeritus status

[ 01.18.05 ] EMU regents approve plan to add $1 million in financial aid

[ 01.17.05 ] EMU College of Business partners with business leader to help Greece adapt to European market

[ 01.14.05 ] EMU dance program mixes ballet, jazz and hip hop

[ 01.13.05 ] Seven professors to be honored with EMU teaching excellence awards Jan. 15

[ 01.12.05 ] First female AME bishop to visit EMU as part of MLK Day events

[ 01.10.05 ] EMU professor earns purple heart for service in Iraq

[ 01.11.05 ] EMU event to remember tsunami victims, help survivors

[ 01.05.05 ] Napster's premium service is now available to the EMU community

[ 01.04.05 ] Presidential Search continues with new listening sessions

 

 

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