Articles written by: Anamaria Dickerson

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Organization for Black Unity hands out fliers, small gifts to kick off Black History Month

Wednesday began the kick off of events being held at Central Michigan University in honor of Black History Month. Various activities are being held throughout the month by Multicultural Academic Student Services and Organization for Black Unity, which range from […]
On Campus / Student Groups

Organization for Black Unity to hold ‘Cirque de Vogue’ fashion show in Plachta Auditorium

Next week Warriner Hall’s Plachta Auditorium will be full of fashion. The 12th annual Organization for Black Unity fashion show, “Cirque de Vogue: The House of Circus Couture,” will be held Feb. 3. The charity event will run from 7 […]
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(Anamaria Dickerson/Staff Reporter)

COLUMN: Why I still believe in love

When I was 17 years old, I would have never thought I would meet someone who I would fall in love with that would forever change my life. I was a junior in high school when I met the guy […]
On Campus
Harvard Law School Professor Lani Guinier delivers MLK Week keynote speech in Plachta Auditorium

Harvard Law School Professor Lani Guinier delivers MLK Week keynote speech in Plachta Auditorium

Central Michigan University students and Mount Pleasant residents came together Wednesday night to see keynote speaker Lani Guinier in Warriner Hall’s Plachta Auditorium. The event, hosted by the Multicultural Academic Student Services, featured Guinier speaking about race and class issues […]
Metro / On Campus / Student Life
Macomb junior Diana Sanchez walks with her friends Lansing junior Kayla Walker and Pontiac junior Mariah Harrison while holding a photo of Martin Luther King Jr. during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day march Monday afternoon on the campus of Central Michigan University. "We love taking part in the march," said Harrison. "This is our third year doing at and we have never been this far up front before." (Charlotte Bodak/Staff Photographer)

Students, community come together for march, peace vigil in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Central Michigan University students and Mount Pleasant residents came together Monday afternoon to participate in the commUNITY march and vigil held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The march, which began at Bovee University Center and ended downtown […]
On Campus
Central Michigan University President George Ross speaks to a full audience during the CommUNITY Peace Brunch held Monday morning in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the University Center Rotunda. (Kaitlin Thoresen/ Assistant Photo Editor)

CommUNITY brunch held Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday’s CommUNITY Peace Brunch was one of several events this week on campus in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and work. The brunch, hosted by the Multicultural Academic Student Services in the Bovee University Center Rotunda, included keynote […]
On Campus
Lani Guinier (Image courtesy Brown University)

Lani Guinier to speak Wednesday as keynote of MLK Week events

Central Michigan University will feature a speech by a longtime proponent of civil rights in honor of the efforts of Martin Luther King Jr. Lani Guinier will give a keynote speech at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Warriner Hall’s Plachta Auditorium. Guinier […]
On Campus

Martin Luther King Jr. charity bowling to benefit the Isabella Community Soup Kitchen

Pins will drop for charity Thursday during a fundraiser in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Week that will help benefit the Isabella Community Soup Kitchen. The event, hosted by the Multicultural Academic Student Services, will be held from 6 […]
On Campus

WITH VIDEO: Cast of MTV’s ‘The Buried Life’ visits campus as part of nationwide tour

Each one of 1,270 seats of Warriner Hall’s Plachta Auditorium was filled with an audience of students who came out to see the cast of MTV’s “The Buried Life.” Cast members Ben Nemtin, Dave Lingwood and Duncan Penn came to […]
On Campus

‘The Buried Life’ cast coming to campus Monday

The cast of “The Buried Life” will be digging up ways to help students cross items off their bucket lists Monday night. The free Program Board event, featuring cast members Ben Nemtin, Dave Lingwood, and brothers Jonnie and Duncan Penn […]
Featured / On Campus / Student Groups
Oil City resident and raptor biologist Joe Roger, co-owner of the Wildlife Recovery Association in Shepherd, shows members of the audience their snow owl Snowy Thursday night during the Live Raptor Show in Anspach 162.  The event was hosted by the Central Michigan University Wildlife Society who teams up with the association every year helping with tasks such as trimming beaks and talons, painting cages and feeding the birds. (Victoria Zegler/Staff Photographer)

WITH VIDEO: Wildlife Society RSO hosts association, variety of birds

Joe Rogers used humor to engage the audience at a raptor show that featured a variety of birds. Rogers, a biologist of the Wildlife Recovery Association and resident of Oil City, co-hosted the show put on by the Wildlife Society, […]
Academics / Mount Pleasant

RPL 430 students plan Lucky Ducky Derby event to raise money for local schools

Residents of Mount Pleasant can find rubber ducks racing to the finish line down the Chippewa River in the Lucky Ducky Derby at Island Park Monday. The event, hosted by the students of Timothy Otteman’s RPL 430: Planning Recreation Programs and Events […]


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