Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University Band

EMU To Remove ‘Hurons’ Logo Depicting Native American From Band Uniforms

The nickname and the school’s mascot were dropped after criticism they were demeaning to Native Americans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2015

Eastern Michigan University. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons/Cmadler)

EMU To Offer Education Program For Autistic Teens

How to maintain a conversation, how to talk on the phone and how to handle bullying are just some of the skills EMU’s PEERS program will offer high functioning, verbal autistic teenagers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2015

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Ex-Eastern Michigan Athlete Sentenced In Sexual Assault Case

A former member of Eastern Michigan’s track and field team has been sentenced to eight months in jail in a sexual assault case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2015

Eastern Michigan University Band

Eastern Michigan University Asked To Take ‘Hurons’ Logo Off Band Uniforms

Some students at Eastern Michigan University want school officials to remove logos depicting the profile of an American Indian and the word “Hurons” from marching band uniforms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

Eastern Michigan University. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons/Cmadler)

Justice Department Hears Native American Concerns At Eastern Michigan University

Officials met with staff and students to discuss a harassment case and continued concerns over the use of the school’s Hurons logo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2015


Disrupted Showing Of War Movie ‘American Sniper’ Rescheduled

A screening of the Iraq War movie “American Sniper” at Eastern Michigan University that was disrupted by protesters has been rescheduled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2015

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Raven Lee Tries To Score EMU To Success

Raven Lee is a one-dimensional player, but his scoring has helped lead Eastern Michigan to success.


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Stepdad Of Murdered EMU Student Is A Person Of Interest In Her 2012 Death

James Turnquist has reportedly never had an on-the-record interview with investigators, regarding Juila Niswender’s death or otherwise.


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Stepfather Of Murdered EMU Student Arrested On Child Porn Charges; Are The Cases Connected?

Ypsilanti police said investigators, as well as some family members of Julia, have concerns the stepdad has knowledge pertaining to her death.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2015

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Eastern Michigan Athlete Charged In Sexual Assault

A woman told police she was sexually assaulted by Eli Burdette in her off-campus apartment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2014