This week, Central Michigan University continues the tradition of honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of service followed by a series of speakers, activities and events. Our Multicultural Academic Student… Read moreHonoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Like many in our community, I watched yesterday’s events in astonishment and disbelief. It remains difficult to believe that such a thing could happen in our nation’s capital. Following several conversations with colleagues, friends and family… Read moreStatement: Response to the violence in our nation’s capital
“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson The Thanksgiving holiday, and this season of the year, have long been a… Read moreA season to be thankful and thoughtful
Tomorrow is Election Day, and many of you have already cast your ballots or made plans to vote in person. This is an exciting time to practice our civic responsibilities, yet it is also a time… Read moreBeing leaders on Election Day and every day
Earlier this year, I reflected on the final phrase in our university’s mission statement: responsible citizenship in a global society. At Central Michigan University, we are committed to being leaders and changemakers in our communities. Every… Read moreMake a plan to vote
Dear neighbors and friends, Central Michigan University is proud to call the city of Mount Pleasant home. For 128 years, our students, faculty and staff have lived, learned and worked here; some have been lifelong residents… Read moreAn open letter to the Mount Pleasant community
Over the weekend, the Mid-American Conference announced the postponement of all fall sports, with plans to seek opportunities to hold competitions this spring. As a member of the MAC Council of Presidents, I can tell you… Read moreMid-American Conference’s decision to postpone fall sports