EMU Information / EMU Resources / January 20, 2015

This Week in Reward Points 1.19

Now that we’re all back from our nice three day weekend, hopefully everyone got a change to enjoy some of the extensive MLK Day programing put on by the University. even with one day down, there is still lots of points to earn this week with some fun events. Be sure to stop in and check out the HSC Winter Workshop this week, with two convenient times on Wednesday and Friday. Learn how to set yourself up for success as a student using the skills of time management. Everyone only has 24 hours a day, make sure you use yours wisely because, as we all know, like sand through the hourglass, so our the days of our lives.

Tuesday

Can We All Get Along? Detroit, the Suburbs, and the State of Michigan Face an Uncertain Future

From 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Pray-Harrold – 201

Lecture and Q&A with John Gallagher, Detroit Free Press journalist. Gallagher was coauthor of the award-winning article, “How Detroit Went Broke” and writes regularly about neighborhoods and economic development in the Detroit area.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Wednesday

 

Reconceptualizing Gender Equity in the Academy

From 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Halle Library – Room 300

Erich Pitcher (Michigan State University) presents his new research, “Re-conceptualizing Gender Equity in the Academy: Trans*Academics.” This lecture is part of the Equality Knowledge Project of the Equality Research Center.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Autism 101: Orientation for Students & Volunteers

From 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Student Center – VISION office

Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)? Want to be involved at the Autism Collaborative Center on campus? Attend this FREE session, become more ASD aware and get involved. Please RSVP by clicking on the link below or call 487-2890.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Planned Parenthood and The Reproductive Justice Movement

From 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Halle Library – 300

Join the Women’s Resource Center for an informative discussion on The reproductive movement and how to get involved as a part of our Brown Bag Lunch Series. All Brown Bag Presentations are held every Wednesday at 12:30 all semester long.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Bacteria That Make Rocks & How They Do It: the Physiology of Bacterial Manganese Oxidation”

From 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Mark Jefferson Science Complex – 154

This is the second of four seminars presented by the microbiologist search candidates for the Biology Department. Kati Geszvain is a Senior Research Associate in the Department of Environmental Health at the Oregon Health and Science University.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

HSC Winter Workshop Series: Tools For Your Time

From 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Halle Library – G07A

Learn how to set yourself up for success as a student using the skills of time management. Please register for this event at the below link.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Thursday

 

Autism 101: Orientation for Students & Volunteers

From 4:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Autism Collaborative Center and Children’s Institute – 121 Fletcher

Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)? Want to be involved at the Autism Collaborative Center on campus? Attend this FREE session, become more ASD aware and get involved. Please RSVP by clicking on the link below or call 487-2890.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Human Trafficking Awareness Month: Sex & Money Film Screening

From 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Halle Library – G03

As part of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, the WRC will be showing the film Sex+Money: A National Search for Human Worth. It is a documentary about domestic minor sex trafficking and the modern-day abolitionist movement fighting to stop it.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Friday

 

HSC Winter Workshop Series: Tools For Your Time

From 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Halle Library – G07A

Learn how to set yourself up for success as a student using the skills of time management. Please register for this event at the below link.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Piano Faculty Recital

8:00 PM

Pease Auditorium –

Faculty Piano Recital

Contact:

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Sunday

 

Vocal Studio Recital “An Afternoon with Samuel Barber”

4:00 PM

Alexander Music Building – Recital Hall

An Afternoon with Samuel Barber: Songs, Arias, and A Hand of Bridge.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

Monday 1/26

 

Workplace Equality; LGBT Polices and Practice

From 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

McKenny Hall – Guild

State Senator Rebekah Warren and a panel of researchers, advocates, and Human Resource professionals examine impacts of workplace discrimination. HR execs will share best practices and the benefits of inclusive policies. Registration will start soon.

Contact:

  • Michael Tew
  • Phone: 734.487.3032
  • Email: mtew@emich.edu
  • Fax: 734.487.3443

Cost: Free

http://www.emich.edu/equality

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

“After Tiller” Film Screening

From 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Halle Library – G03

The landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on the issue of abortion was handed down on January 22, 1973. To recognize the law’s 42nd anniversary, the WRC and Planned Parenthood are hosting a screening of the film “After Tiller”.

Contact:

Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

 

 

 


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