EMU Information / February 29, 2016

This Week in LBC Rewards: Leap Day Edition!

It’s that special day that only comes every 4 years! Celebrate by picking up some LBC points this week and starting out the second half of the semester strong. It is a great week to take a hard look at some of the many issues facing women, as March is Women’s History Month. The Inspiring Women in History Panel is Thursday, and on Friday join Kings of Color as they present  In Her Eyes, a look a the everyday abuse many women face.

Mon Feb 29, 2016

Kings of Color: Man in the Mirror

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center – 301

Come out and be apart of the discussion about the dimensions about being too prideful in the African American Community.

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Cost: Free

Students Only

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Wed Mar 2, 2016

WRC Brown Bag: “Are you prepared to live to 86.6 years? There’s more than doing the math!”

From 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Halle Library – 300

Professor Susan Bushinski, RN, is presenting on Women’s Health and the topics of longevity in a practical sense. Bushinski has been an RN for 32 years and is also a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She also volunteers with HOPE Medical Clinic.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

“Zebrafish Gut Colonization and Intoxication by Vibrio cholerae”

From 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Mark Jefferson Science Complex – 154

Kristie Mitchell is an EMU Biology Department alumni who is working on her Ph.D. at Wayne State University. She is currently employed in the School of Medicine at Wayne State University’s Department of Immunology and Microbiology.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Kings of Color: Monologues of a Black Man

From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

A night of spoken word from African American males to share different stories about their life.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Thu Mar 3, 2016

Inspiring Women in History Panel

From 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Honors College (located at 511 W. Forest)

Four EMU women faculty, staff and students will speak about a woman in history who inspired them and their work. This panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A session.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Kings of Color: Lightskin vs Darkskin Colorism

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center – 325

Colorism is a problem in the African American Community. Come out & be apart of the discussion

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

WGST Performance Showcase

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

This showcase will feature the creative work of grads, undergrads, and alumna. WGST students and their friends will perform a variety of acts from dance to music to spoken word.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Fri Mar 4, 2016

MAGIC Ambassador Training

From 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Pierce Hall – 400

This free training is intended for campus and community partners who are interested in learning more about the MAGIC program and the students it serves, those with experiences in foster care and with homelessness. Come learn how to get more involved!

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Kings of Color: In Her Eyes

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center – 352

Celebrating Women’s History Month, we will discuss the different types of abuse Women face everyday.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

EMU Vocal Arts Home Tour Concert

7:30 PM

Pease Auditorium –

EMU Music & Dance welcomes home the EMU choirs. Join us for an enchanting evening of vocal music as we celebrate EMU Vocal Arts.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Mon Mar 7, 2016

The Genuine Liberation of Non-Human Animals (EMU Philosophy Speaker Series)

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Halle Library – 300

We are very excited to welcome Dr. Corinne M. Painter (Philosophy, Washtenaw Community College) as she shares and discusses her wonderful paper, “The Genuine Liberation of Non-Human Animals.” Come join us for this Philosophy Speaker Series event!

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Additional Information:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes


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