President Smith receives a standing ovation at the Board of Regents meeting

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Two EMU alumni celebrate Tony Awards success; James Bolosh is a co-producer of Best Play awardee "Stereophonic," and Michael Page is the GM of the Lincoln Center.

A view of the Student Center and pond fountain

Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents approves $317 million General Fund Operating budget for 2024-25.

Vijay Mannari with arms crossed in the hallway of GACET.

Eastern Michigan University’s Coatings Research Institute awarded second patent on advanced hybrid materials.

Halle Library exterior on a sunny day.

Eastern Michigan University's Halle Library undergoes major transformation with support from the Diane & Bruce Halle Foundation.

Celebrating EMU's 175th Anniversary

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EMU 175th Anniversary

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175th Anniversary Website

Find a timeline and fascinating archival photos like this one, which features Lucy Aldrich Osband teaching physiology in 1892.

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Did you know?

John W. Porter was the first Black president of EMU (1979-1989).


The official EMU seal contains the following three words: Equity, Exemplar, and Excellence.


The College of Health and Human Services was established in 1975. John Robert Boissoneau was the first dean.