War hero, Alumnus Lt. Col. Charles Kettles passes away at 89
The Office for Alumni Relations and Office of Advancement are deeply saddened by news of the passing of Lt. Col. Charles S. Kettles. Lt. Col. Kettles is war hero, a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, an Eastern Michigan Alumnus, former teacher and native of Ypsilanti, MI.
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A special thank you from President Jim Smith
EMU President Jim Smith delivers a special thank you message to our alumni, fans, faculty, friends and more who supported Eastern at the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl on Dec. 15.
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