Eastern Michigan U's 3-Year Drive Surpasses $50M Goal Early

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Eastern Michigan University says it has surpassed its goal to raise $50 million for scholarships and a range of other programs at the school.

The university said Thursday the goal for the three-year campaign was reached more than a year early but will continue as planned until June.

Some of the major donations include a scholarship for special education and endowed chairs in education as well as forensics, debate and human rights. Another donation will create a center for the study of art and science near Traverse City.

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