Fall 2016 graduation

Students voice opinion on what CMU should prioritize

Ben Agosta | Staff Reporter

Between two worlds

Your Vote, Your Voice

Students sound off on what this election means to them, the issues they care about and who they voted for.

Donald Trump Protest At Great Faith Ministries International

Protesters and supporters alike gather in front of the Great Faith Ministries International as Presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a visit to the congregation Saturday, Sept. 3.

Leadership Safari 2016

University Theatre Dance Company Concert 2016

The University Theatre Dance Company Concert performed on Wednesday, April 21 in Bush Theatre. Performances continue through April 24, 2016. 

Strike Out Cancer

As part of a class project, the students in PES 550: Sports Fundraising hosted a softball home run derby on April 13-14. Participants payed $5 for every five swings and took place at 5:30 p.m. at Margo Yonker Stadium on both days.

Spring Football Game 2016

The spring football season ended Saturday with the annual Maroon vs. Gold Scrimmage at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. The gold team, led by redshirt freshman quarterback Jake Johnson, won 21-7.

Photos by Rich Drummond, Mary Lewandowski and Monica Bradburn 

Greek Week Mock Rock 2016

As the final Greek Week event, fraternities and sororities competed in Mock Rock on Friday, April 15, 2016. The theme was movie soundtracks and themed performances ranged from 22 Jump Street to Grease.

Photos by Chelsea Grobleny and Stephen McLean

Greek Week Service Day 2016

Members of greek organizations gathered to volunteer during Greek Week Service Day at the Bovee Center on Thursday, April 14, 2016.

Samantha Madar | Freelance Photographer

Pride Week: Drag Show

Drag queens performed for a packed crowd in Plachta Auditorium this Wednesday evening, April 13, 2016. The drag show was a part of Pride Week by the Office of LGBTQ Services, and was free and open to the public.

Rugby Rebels at the Isabella Community Soup Kitchen

The CMU Rebels Rugby team, along with the help of numerous other teams, companies, and families, tripled last year's donation and donated over 1680 lbs of canned goods to the Isabella Community Soup Kitchen on Apr. 12, 2016.

Stephen McLean | Freelance Photographer 

Greek Athletic Games 2016

CMU sororities and fraternities joined together for Greek Week Athletic Games in McGuirk Arena, Tuesday, April 12, 2016. The arena was filled with high energy and rowdy cheers as everyone cheered for their greek team. The competition began with a relay race that consisted of a egg and spoon race, football through the hoop challenge and dress up relay. Then proceeded with intense musical chairs and a three-legged race and competition. The event concluded with a volleyball game and Zeta Chi taking the win.

Clarissa Williams | Freelance Photographer

Relay for Life 2016

Relay for Life, held in the IAC on April 9, 2016 generated money for cancer research and also allowed hundreds of people in the community to honor those that have been affected by cancer.


Central Harmony, Fish N' Chips and On the Rox perform in Plachta Auditorium on Thursday, April 7, 2016 during the Aca-chips concert.

Wellspring Literary Series

Mount Pleasant community members and CMU faculty, staff and students gathered for the Wellspring Literary Series on Monday, April 4, 2016 in Downtown Mount Pleasant.

The series features writers, music performed by CMU students and faculty members and local musicians.

Photos | Chelsea Grobelny

University Theatre Presents: 'Marvin's Room'

Central Michigan University Theatre performs 'Marvin's Room' during a dress rehearsal in Theatre on the Side on March 30, 2016. The show will be performed at 7:30 pm on March 31, April 1-2, April 7-9, and at 2:00 pm on April 3 and April 10.

Up All Night 2016

CMU's Up All Night 2016 was held Saturday, March 19 at 11 pm in the Student Activity Center. Students were able to enjoy free food, inflatables, casino-style games, laser tag, raffles and more.

Photo by Alanna Sparks and Mikayla Carter

27th Annual Celebrating Life Pow Wow

Spectators watched as dancers and drummers from across the country compete in the 27th Annual Celebrating Life Pow Wow on March 19, 2016 in McGuirk Arena.

Rich Drummond | Staff Photographer