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Residence Life

Residence Life begins search for next year’s resident assistants, multicultural advisors

Residence Life will begin hosting Prospective Staff Nights for students interested in becoming Resident Assistants or Multicultural Advisors Thursday. at 7 p.m. At 7 p.m. in the Bovee University Center Rotunda, all residence halls will have booths set up with […]
Mount Pleasant / Residence Life

Adopt a Highway program growing in several East area residence halls

Ten students picked up litter for Adopt a Highway on a three-mile stretch of US-10 outside of Clare Thursday. The FEW lobby, comprised of Fabiano, Emmons and Woldt halls, adopted a highway a year ago and has scheduled two trips a […]
Enrollment / Residence Life

Troutman residency based on scholarship, not race; misunderstanding remains

Southfield sophomore Kristen Bright is a Multicultural Advancement and Lloyd Cofer scholarship recipient  — one of many to be placed in Troutman Hall. However, she wants her peers to know the scholars are not placed there because of race, but […]
Residence Life / VIBE

Alcohol policy in dorms straightforward; students still violate

Cathy Warner said rooms that draw attention to themselves are often the ones that get in trouble for drinking. If a resident is 21 or older, they are allowed to drink unless they are in a room that is not […]
Residence Life / Top Stories

RAs duties suffer from lack of personal rooms; retention rates have not suffered

Central Michigan University has not suffered a loss in resident assistants, despite losing the perk of having their own bedrooms. Normally, RAs receive their own bedrooms for personal space as well as a place to speak confidentially with residents, said […]
On Campus / Residence Life

East campus residence halls set for charity powderpuff football game Sunday night

Luke King said he wants people to attend Sunday’s powderpuff game not for the actual sport, but to support a good cause. Fabiano, Emmons, Woldt, Saxe, Herrig and Celani halls will raise money for breast cancer, while playing powderpuff football […]
Residence Life

Business Residential College relocates to Calkins

The Business Residential College has moved to the third floor of Calkins Hall after eight years of being located on the second floor of Carey Hall. Because of the proximity to Grawn Hall, Calkins is more suitable for the program, […]
Residence Life

Alcohol violations up from previous year; program started to increase safety

The number of alcohol violations in residence halls were above average during the 2010-11 school year at 503 total. The Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities recorded the number of alcohol policy violations last year, a difference of nine violations […]
Residence Life

Students complied with new residence hall guest policy during Welcome Weekend

Students in residence halls were compliant over Welcome Weekend with the new policy restricting overnight guests until Friday. Residence hall directors were pleased with the policy’s effect to minimize traffic and chaos in hallways. “It was a pretty quiet night,” […]
Residence Life

Freshman class shrinks by about 300 from 2010

As enrollment numbers shrink, residence halls will become less crowded this fall. “We made a choice to lower the number of students we admit,” said Director of Admissions Betty Wagner. “So this year we shouldn’t have all the overcrowding that […]
Residence Life / Video
Residence Life

One gender-neutral room approved for fall, no policy in place

Although Central Michigan University will not offer an official gender-neutral housing policy this academic year, it will continue to be granted on a case-by-case basis. For the fall, Residence Life has approved one gender-neutral room. At the close of last […]

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