Eastern Michigan University


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.


Julia Niswender (Credit: Facebook Photo/Julia Niswender)

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

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Police: 3 EMU Players Beat Cousin Of Man Convicted Of Killing Teammate

Three Eastern Michigan football players have been charged with assaulting the cousin of a man convicted of killing their teammate, Demarius Reed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2014

Kristopher Pratt testified against his co-defendant as part of a plea deal. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ) File

Gunman Who Killed EMU Football Player Gets 18-30 Years In Prison

A 20-year-old man who confessed to robbing and killing Eastern Michigan University wide receiver Demarius Reed has been sentenced.

CBS Detroit–08/12/2014

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Prosecutor: EMU Football Played Killed For iPhone, Wallet

Testimony began Wednesday in the trial of 21-year-old Ed Thomas of Detroit on open murder and robbery charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2014

Kristopher Pratt is arraigned via video feed. (Photo: Beth Fisher/WWJ)

Guilty Plea For Man Accused In EMU Shooting

Kristopher Pratt entered the plea in Washtenaw County Trial Court on Friday and agreed to testify against co-defendant Ed Thomas, whose trial begins Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2014

Kristopher Pratt and Ed Thomas (Booking Photo)

Trial Rescheduled In EMU Football Player’s Slaying

Investigators said several students at the party reported hearing gunshots around the time Reed was killed, but none of them called police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2014