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About 80 students at Eastern Michigan University walked out of class this morning to protest budget cuts on campus. 
 


Michigan State University
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Students and faculty continue to pressure on Michigan State University officials to resign.  A march was organized by members of the College of Education and School of Social Work.


Michigan State University
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The pressure on Michigan State University to overhaul its administration continued last night as hundreds gathered in a town-hall style event to voice their opposition and frustration with the school.  This is the continuing response to the school’s handling of sexual assault complaints.


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Former Governor John Engler spent his first day as interim president of Michigan State University dealing with campus controversy over the appointment.


All disciplinary actions against 16 Eastern Michigan University students involved in a campus sit-in protest last year have been dropped.


Jorge Avellan

  

More students at Eastern Michigan University are now facing discipline for an overnight protest on campus just over a month ago.

I spoke with one of the original four students to be disciplined for that protest.