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CMU alumnus dies in plane crash in upstate New York

CMU alumnus dies in plane crash in upstate New York

Reed Phillips, a 25-year-old from Midland and a 2012 Central Michigan University graduate, died in a plane crash in North Elba, New York on Saturday morning. The single-engine plane carrying Phillips and two other people stalled and crashed while attempting […]
Academics / News / On Campus / Student Life
Patti Travioli, manager of the CMU Fabiano Botanical Gardens, Greenhouse and Botany Laboratories, lifts a frame from one of Central's honey bee hives to reveal a colony hard at work. 

(Taryn Wattles | Staff Photographer)

All the buzz: Student workers get unique experience by keeping bees

If you take a stroll past Brooks Hall on a warm summer day at Central Michigan University, you might hear the faint sound of buzzing created by some of the hardest workers the campus ecosystem has to offer. No, it’s […]
Baseball / Sports
Women’s basketball adds transfer student Harris

Women’s basketball adds transfer student Harris

Central Michigan University women’s basketball coach Sue Guevara will get the chance to coach Jasmine Harris after all. The team announced Thursday that Harris, a student from the University of Massachusetts, will transfer to CMU in the fall. Harris is […]
On Campus
CMURC hosts second “Food Truck Friday” event

CMURC hosts second “Food Truck Friday” event

Central Michigan University Research Corporation, an on-campus organization devoted to helping small businesses, hosted its second “Food Truck Friday,” event Friday. Three different local vendors capitalized on the opportunity which Elissa Richmond-Gagne, marketing and public relations director for CMU called exciting. […]
Football / Sports

Four CMU football players named to preseason watch lists, designations

Four Central Michigan University football players were named to various preseason college football watch lists with the season little more than a month away. Here are some Chippewas to keep an eye on this fall: Titus Davis, a senior wide receiver […]
Sports

MAC Football: Davis, Walton set to represent CMU in Detroit on Media Day

Central Michigan University’s 2014 college football season is quickly approaching and CMU football fans will get a sneak peak at two of the university’s potential standouts next week. The Mid-American Conference will host 2014 Football Media Day from noon to […]
News / Sports
Lacrosse Coach Sarah Tisdale Central Michigan University.

 (Steve Jessmore | Courtesy Photo)

CMU Athletics hires first-ever women’s lacrosse coach

The inaugural Central Michigan University women’s lacrosse team now has a leader attached to it. Sara Tisdale, a 2006 CMU graduate and former coach at Augustana College (Division III) was named the program’s first-ever coach Wednesday. She was the founding […]
Mount Pleasant / News

Mount Pleasant hires Communications Director

Editors note: This story was updated at 7:35 p.m. with a quote from Tracy Burton. A Central Michigan University professor of journalism was named the City of Mount Pleasant communications director. Tracy Burton, who has held the position in an […]
Soccer / Sports
Women’s soccer releases 2014 schedule

Women’s soccer releases 2014 schedule

Though the World Cup has ended, soccer fans on the campus of Central Michigan University can rest assured they will get their quality futbol fix this fall. The CMU women’s soccer team has made the team’s 2014 schedule public, kicking […]
Metro / Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant makes offer to communications director candidate

The City of Mount Pleasant has yet to officially hire a communications director, though the city has taken a step toward filling the position. The individual, whose hiring is considered a personnel matter and cannot be named, is currently in […]
Administration / College of Medicine / News / University
Search committee for next CMED dean still in the works

Search committee for next CMED dean still in the works

Nearly two weeks have passed since founding Central Michigan University College of Medicine dean Ernie Yoder resigned from the position. Meanwhile, university administrators are still in the process of charging a search committee to find his replacement. Provost Michael Gealt […]
On Campus

CMU Network of Women Book Club announces titles to discuss this fall

Central Michigan University’s Network for Women Book Club have announced the three pieces of literature they will focus on for the fall 2014 semester. At the first monthly meeting, the club will discuss “The Husband’s Secret” by Liane Moriarty on […]


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