EMU Information / November 17, 2014

This Week in Reward Points 11.17

Come out and see simply the best Native American comedy troupe present at two different poetry functions this week. And get points for it! OR see the entire EMU music program preform the highlights of the season at Bandorama!

 

Tuesday

 

Capstone Exhibition/Senior BFA Exhibition

From 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Ford Gallery

Featuring the work of graduation BFA candidates, this all media show is organized, curated and installed entirely by students in the Capstone class and serves to highlight their respective bodies of work.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Next Steps: Applying to Graduate School

From 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Mark Jefferson Science Complex – Room 545

This workshop will help you research and complete graduate school applications, plan for any admission test requirements, write excellent personal statements, build a professional resume, seek faculty recommendation letters, and learn about financial aid.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Star Lecture: What is Effortlessness?

From 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Student Center Ballroom

Everyone knows what it feels like to accomplish something with a feeling of effortlessness, but creating a theory of human behavior that includes effortlessness has been difficult. Join Dr. Brian Bruya as he presents the 3rd Honors Star Lecture.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Wednesday

 

Capstone Exhibition/Senior BFA Exhibition

From 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Ford Gallery

Featuring the work of graduation BFA candidates, this all media show is organized, curated and installed entirely by students in the Capstone class and serves to highlight their respective bodies of work.

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

SEMINAR ON ANIMAL-VEHICLE COLLISIONS

From 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Mark Jefferson Science Complex – 154

Roads can affect the quality and quantity of available wildlife habitat, most notably through fragmentation. Likewise, vehicular traffic on roads can be direct sources of wildlife mortality and in some instances, can be catastrophic to populations. EMU Biology Department is pleased to welcome Travis DeVault, a Research Wildlife Biologist with the USDA National WIldlife Research Center in Ohio.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

RJ Rushmore – Vandalog

From 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Halle Library Auditorium

RJ Rushmore is the founder of the art and street art website Vandalog which began in 2008 as an online place for people to keep up to date on what’s going on with street art. Today, its focus is on coverage of street art, graffiti and viral art globally.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Bait and Switch: The Purpose of the Movement to Boycott Israel

From 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center Auditorium

Dr. Cary R. Nelson is the Jubilee Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Illinois.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Thursday

 

International Conversation Club

From 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM

King Hall – Room 424

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

 

 

Hijab Week Lecture

6:30 PM

McKenny Hall – Ballroom

From Nov. 17-20, you can try on a free Hijab by going to the Women’s Resource Center. On any of these days, a volunteer will help fit you into a Hijab that you can try on for a day or the whole week. Then, join us on the last day, Nov. 20, for a lecture and free dinner!

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Robert Peavler Voice Studio Recital

From 7:00 PM to 9:30 AM

Alexander Recital Hall

The EMU voice students of Dr. Robert Peavler share their talents in a special evening of song.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

The Queer Bathroom Monologues – hosted by the LGBT Resource Center

From 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Student Center – 310A

This performance is a staged reading of Sheila Cavanagh’s Queer Bathroom Monologues, a performance ethnography about LGBT experiences in Canada’s public restroom facilities. The performance will take place on the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Friday

 

Extended Programs – Using Credit Carefully

From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Student Center – Room 104

Learn about how credit affects your personal budget. This seminar covers credit scores, tips on improving credit scores, how bad credit and interest rates affect you, better payment plans, plans to get out of debt and when bankruptcy becomes an option.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Panel Discussion: Poetry as Activism

From 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Halle Library – 300

The 1491s will join us to discuss the role of poetry in contemporary Native society, how it creates an avenue for social change, and the effects of poetry and politics combining. Co-sponsored with NASO.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

 

1491s – Native American Poets and Sketch Comedy Troupe

From 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Student Center – 300

Following their 3:00 PM panel discussion on Poetry as Activism at Halle, the 1491s will join us for Poetry Night, which will consist of discussion on specific poems, performance of poetry, and an open mic session. Co-sponsored with NASO.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

TINTYPES

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Quirk Theatre

TINTYPES is a kaleidoscope of America set at the turn of the 20th century, presented in a lively musical revue. Recommended for ages 10+

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Additional Information:

Cost: $9.00

Ticket information is available by:
Visiting http://www.emich.edu//convocation/emu-theatre-tickets.html
Calling 734.487.2282
Visiting Quirk Theatre, Ypsilanti MI, 48197

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Saturday

 

BANDORAMA

7:00 PM

Pease Auditorium

Bands Galore! Take EMU’s Wind Symphony and put it with the Symphonic Band, then add the Marching Band. What do you get?
The Annual BANDORAMA Concert. Admission: Adults $10;
Students/Seniors $8; Children under 12 $6.

Contact:

Cost: $10.00

Ticket information is available by:
Visiting http://www.emutix.com
Calling 734.487.2282
Visiting Convocation Center 799 N. Hewitt Rd Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Movement Hansori: Wu:lim Concert

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center Auditorium

Hansori, a traditional Korean drumming group, will put on many different performances, such as drumming, dancing, and singing. This year’s concert features many new and exciting additions to previous concerts, so please come and enjoy the performance!

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

TINTYPES

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Quirk Theatre

TINTYPES is a kaleidoscope of America set at the turn of the 20th century, presented in a lively musical revue. Recommended for ages 10+

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: $9.00

Ticket information is available by:
Visiting http://www.emich.edu//convocation/emu-theatre-tickets.html
Calling 734.487.2282
Visiting Quirk Theatre, Ypsilanti MI, 48197

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Sunday

 

TINTYPES

From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Quirk Theatre

TINTYPES is a kaleidoscope of America set at the turn of the 20th century, presented in a lively musical revue. Recommended for ages 10+

Contact:

Cost: $9.00

Ticket information is available by:
Visiting http://www.emich.edu//convocation/emu-theatre-tickets.html
Calling 734.487.2282
Visiting Quirk Theatre, Ypsilanti MI, 48197

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes


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