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CMU’s alternative breaks program brings students closer to social issues, solutions

CMU’s alternative breaks program brings students closer to social issues, solutions

Central Michigan University has one of the best alternative break programs in the nation, according to the 2013-14 National Chapter Survey by Break Away, a nonprofit organization that helps offer guidance and assistance to alternative break programs. The program ranked […]
Academics / Student Groups / University

Knowles Science Teaching Fellowship awards CMU grad, others nationwide

The Knowles Science Teaching Fellowship awards 32 awards nationwide to tier one programs, and Central Michigan spring 2014 graduate Michelle Vanhala was one of them. The national program selects first year teachers in science, technology, engineering and math concentrations, also […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
Voices for Planned Parenthood hosting ‘Sextival’ Thursday

Voices for Planned Parenthood hosting ‘Sextival’ Thursday

Learning more about and practicing proper sexual health is the main focus of this year’s annual “Sextival.” Organized by VOX (Voices for Planned Parenthood), a Central Michigan University RSO, the Sextival begins at noon on Thursday in Finch Fieldhouse. Coordinator Ashlea […]
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Earth Week Ends with Take Back the Tap Day of Action

Earth Week Ends with Take Back the Tap Day of Action

For the members of Take Back The Tap, a registered student organization calling for the end of Central Michigan University’s bottled water vending contract, a staff member or administrator drinking bottled water on campus is one too many. Dressed in […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
Student Disability Services and Student Veterans of America host Wounded Warrior 5K Run

Student Disability Services and Student Veterans of America host Wounded Warrior 5K Run

In the face of unseasonably chilly weather, students, faculty, staff and community members braved the elements and supported wounded military veterans in the second annual Wounded Warriors 5K run. Organized by the Central Michigan University Student Disability Services office, in […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
Members of the Organization of Women Leaders and Central Michigan University students and community members march in the 2014 Slut Walk on Saturday, April 26, 2014. (Shannon Millard | Staff Photographer)

SlutWalk event shines light on college rape culture

Marching and chanting “however we dress, wherever we go, yes means yes and no means no,” about 175 students marched in the SlutWalk on Saturday. The march through campus marks the second annual installment of the national event, and takes […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
Congressman Dan Kildee speaks to the CMU College Democrats club about his experience as a congressman. (Arin Bisaro | Staff Photographer)

Rep. Dan Kildee tackles issues in Congress at College Dems meeting

Congressman Dan Kildee stressed the need to make definitive decisions about the U.S. Congress to Central Michigan University students and members of the Mount Pleasant community Thursday. Kildee addressed the students on issues of economy, equality and inner-Congressional operations at 7 p.m. […]
Greeks / Student Groups / Student Life

Phi Alpha Delta debates minimum wage, Michigan laws

A good lawyer has to be able to make compelling arguments, so members of the pre-law fraternity Phi Alpha Delta practiced those skills debating each other on current, topics Thursday night. “Wanting to be a lawyer, it’s essential (that) I’m good at […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
SAPA hosts annual anti-victim blaming program

SAPA hosts annual anti-victim blaming program

Members of Sexual Aggression Peer Advocates performed skits and held various discussions about victim blaming in the French Auditorium on Wednesday during their program, “That Slut Asked for It, Right?” Before the event began, audience members were informed they could […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
OWLs to march on campus for SlutWalk

OWLs to march on campus for SlutWalk

For the second consecutive year, the Organization of Women Leaders’ protest will march through campus Saturday to raise awareness of sexual assault and victim blaming. Registration for the SlutWalk starts at 1 p.m. in the University Center Auditorium located on the third floor. The […]
Student Groups / Student Life
Grandparents University provides bonding experience for both old and new generations

Grandparents University provides bonding experience for both old and new generations

While many students graduate and leave Central Michigan University for good, some return later in life to encourage relatives to consider enrolling in classes. The CMU Alumni Association is hosting its 7th annual Grandparents University this summer. The event, scheduled for June 18-20, is an […]
On Campus / Student Groups / Student Life
A three person panel talks to CMU students about the truth about marijuana Wednesday evening at the UC auditorium. After the discussion students had the opportunity to ask their own questions regarding the discussion. (Andrew Whitaker | Assistant Photo Editor)

SAMRC hosts panel discussion ‘Tell the Truth About Marijuana’

NORML affiliate and activist Adam Brook told students the federal government has no right to tell people what they can or can’t put in their bodies at a marijuana panel Wednesday. Central Michigan University students discussed medical marijuana use with leading experts […]


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