EMU Information / September 23, 2014

This Week at EMU 9/22

We hope everyone had a good weekend. Have you ever wanted to chat with a producer of Modern Family? As long as you’re free Tuesday afternoon, you can! As you head back to start a new week, check out some of the myriad of other activates this week.

 

Monday

 

Intersections: What is intersectionality?

From 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Student Center – Room 320

This series explores the intersections of various identities & how they interrelate, creating a multi-layered system of oppression. This first program will introduce the concept of intersectionality and set the foundation for the following monthly events.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Dating and Sexual Violence: The Law, Investigations and Prosecutions

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center – Room 300

DPS-Crime Prevention is partnering with Washtenaw County Prosecutors to present a informational session discussing Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault. They will explain how the criminal justice system works, legal definitions, survivors & prosecution

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Tuesday

 

A Conversation with Sally Young

From 2:00 PM to 3:15 PM

Sponberg Theatre

Emmy Award-winning producer on Modern Family and EMU alum (’72) Sally Young shares her experience and career in the television industry. Her appearance includes a Q&A opportunity.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Piano Trio Recital

From 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Alexander Recital Hall – Alexander Music Building

David Lamse-violin, Daniel Thomas-cello and Patrick Thomas-piano present a program of music from the Old World (France) and the New World (Argentina). Featured are works by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel and master of the bandoneon, Astor Piazzolla.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Lunch & Learn: Quick, Healthy Meals for Families

From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Roosevelt Hall, Room #5

This informal presentation will discuss the benefits of eating healthy and how busy families can achieve this. Session will also include a cooking class/demonstration of a healthy family-friendly meal and include dessert. Space is limited and you must register.

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

Wednesday

 

Eatern Eateries Backyard BBQ

From 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Eastern Eateries

Hot Dogs, Hamburgers and more. Great music and lots of fun – all for $7.50 using a flex or meal transfer or cash/credit.

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Cost: $7.50

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

Women’s Health & Fitness Day

All day

Rec/IM and Student Center

Women’s Health & Fitness Day is a celebration of a holistic approach to a healthy lifestyle. Join us in exploring various exercise classes, learn about nutritious eating over lunch and find out about various aspects of health at our Holistic Health Panel.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

Thursday

 

2014-2015 John W. Porter Distinguished Chair Speaker Series

From 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Student Center – Room 310AB

The College of Education welcomes keynote guest speaker Dr. Franklin Campbell Jones who will speak on “Cultural Proficiency: Strategic Approach Toward Appropriating Action For Equity.”

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

International Conversation Club

From 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM

King Hall – Room 318

Students from around the world, including the U.S., are invited to meet one another and participate in conversation about a variety of interesting topics. A great opportunity to meet people from other countries and learn about other cultures.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Salsa Night

From 7:00 PM to 10:00 AM

Student Center – Ballroom A

Join the Center for Multicultural Affairs as we host a night of great music and dancing. Suggested donations of $5 at the door would be greatly appreciated.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

Laugh Lounge

8:00 PM

Student Center – Room 300

Campus Life invites all students to come experience a student favorite – Laugh Lounge, a haven for stand-up comedy fans. Local stand-up comedians come together to make your night worth remembering.

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Friday

 

Astronomy on the Beach

From 6:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Kensington Metropark : Maple Beach

Join the EMU Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and the Astronomy Club at the 18th Annual Kensington Astronomy at the Beach Star Party. Telescope viewing, lectures and demonstrations.

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

 

Friday Night Movie: 22 Jump Street

8:00 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

Two showings at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt (Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) when they go deep undercover at a local college.

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No


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