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Better Communication

At EMU, most event invitations are sent out via student email. On February 12, there was an event that I RSVP’d to that I would have really liked to attend. Unfortunately, it was cancelled due to “lack of interest.” I… Read More ›

Editorial: Corpus Christi

The events surrounding the cancelled theater production “Corpus Christi” have been extremely complex. Administration voiced numerous concerns about running the play, including safety of students, blasphemous themes, and obscenities. Those in support of running the play have voiced their own… Read More ›

EMU Needs to Divest

This past weekend I was tasked to do something about divestment; an issue which is coming more and more to the forefront of many college and university discussions. Divestment is the process of pulling out endowments that are invested in… Read More ›

Contribute Your Voice

Weather Vane is a collaborative process where student voices come together to discuss and evaluate topics important to the EMU community. This process is impossible without your contributions. We not only welcome every contribution you can give us, but we… Read More ›

Editorial: Meninists

Last week I had a quarter life crises, in Hardees. There were several things that contributed to this breakdown: massive amounts of homework, being at EMU instead of on a beach in Greece, my car mysteriously smoking, and what probably… Read More ›

Egocentric Children

Think back to when you were a young child and the world was less complicated. Your world began with just you and slowly expanded to include your caregivers, siblings—if any—perhaps pets, and other people, animals, and objects directly connected to… Read More ›