YPSILANTI -- Continuing Eastern Michigan University's ongoing efforts to further engage communities in and around its campus, University President James Smith will present at the Plymouth, Mich., Rotary meeting on July 21. The meeting takes place at noon at the Plymouth Cultural Center, 525 Farmer St.
The Plymouth-Canton School District is one of the top districts for students attending Eastern Michigan University.
President Smith will provide an overall update on University growth and collaboration initiatives. Among the topics he will discuss are new academic programs that meet the needs of today's employers, Eastern's leadership in supporting students who are military veterans, and the success rates of Eastern students in landing careers after graduation.
About Eastern Michigan University
Founded in 1849, Eastern is the second oldest university in Michigan. It currently serves 22,000 students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 300 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University's Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Health and Human Services; Technology, and its graduate school. EMU is regularly recognized by national publications for its excellence, diversity, and commitment to applied education. For more information about Eastern Michigan University, visit the University's website.