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Posted on Fri, Nov 4, 2011 : 10:24 a.m.

NSF International employees don wacky costumes for Halloween; EMU students, staff tell LGBT youth 'It Gets Better'

By Staff


NSF International employees celebrating Halloween.

photo courtesy of NSF

From NSF International employees celebrating Halloween in a big way to Eastern Michigan University's contribution to the "It Gets Better" campaign, here’s a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall this week:

By: Greta Houlahan: NSF International Celebrates Halloween

Halloween is a special day at NSF International as NSF’s 500+ staff of microbiologists, engineers, chemists, toxicologists, public/environmental health professionals trade in their lab coats and business attire for fun, themed costumes!

By: Gregg Costanzo: EMU Says 'It Gets Better' (with video link)

Eastern Michigan University is happy to announce the release of their “It Gets Better” video series. The It Gets Better Project reminds teenagers in the LGBT community that they are not alone — and it will get better.

By: joe baublis: Inhospitable Students Disrupt UM Guest

By: Julie Lubeck-Hofer: Lamaze Family Center expands and moves to a new location today!

By: Michael Endres: Noodles & Company Candy Coma!

By: Deb Kern: Low Cost Vaccination Clinic - Sat., Nov., 5th

By: Leslie: A very disappointing cider mill experience

By: Sebastian Wreford: Ann Arbor Company Just Glad It’s Over

By: Jessica Noel: Local Ypsilanti Family Finalist for Road Trip!

By: Jonathan Wilson: Uproar Communications Continues to Support Vets Day Events

By: Julia Petty: FOUND: Chicken (All white with fluffy plumes on top of head)

By: Laura's Child: The LOSQ Conducts its Monthly Community Forum Saturday

By: Anna Cangialosi: New York Times Bestselling Author to Visit Chelsea via Satellite

By: A2CT: Cinderella Sold Out Friday!

By: setsyfly: The Prince Of Pilsen Opens in Ann Arbor

By: A2 Park: Construction/building/rental housing staff and parking referees to move back to Larcom City Hall 

Register today for the Chili Open Golf Tournament at Leslie Park 

Swim despite the chilly weather at Mack Indoor Pool

Tea party for kids at Ann Arbor Senior Center

Peace and Love themed skate at Buhr Park Outdoor Ice Arena Nov. 4

Weekly at the Ann Arbor Senior Center’s Community Wall is a spot for local people to post local stories, news and announcements. To post a story, sign in to, then go to and use the Got News? Tell Us function at the top to submit your news. If you have a photo to add, e-mail it to us at and we’ll insert it into your story.



Sat, Nov 5, 2011 : 3:03 p.m.

LGBT??? Why have we stopped using complete words in or sentences? I tried looking up some mnemonic the other day and it had at least ten different usages depending on the group using it! This has really gotten out of hand.