This Week in Eagle Rewards 1.11.16

Looks like winter is back and making up for lost time! This would be a great week to spend some time warming up inside at some of these great LBC events while earning points. Don’t forget MLK week starts on Wednesday, and the day of service is on Friday. Help out your local community and be the change you want to see in the world!

Tue Jan 12, 2016

Austim Spectrum Disorder 101

From 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Autism Collaborative Center and Children’s Institute – 121

ASD 101 is a brief one time training that offers education, tools, and resources to those interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorder. This course is free and offers many benefits for those who work or volunteer with the ASD population.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Wed Jan 13, 2016

“Dissecting the Molecular Dialogue of Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation”

From 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Mark Jefferson Science Complex – 154

Dr. Paul Price is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Brigham Young University in Utah and is a candidate for the Microbiologist position in the Biology Department.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Thu Jan 14, 2016

Austim Spectrum Disorder 101

From 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Halle Library – 302

ASD 101 is a brief one time training that offers education, tools, and resources to those interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorder. This course is free and offers many benefits for those who work or volunteer with the ASD population.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Takashi Yoshida:The Nanjing Massacre in American, Chineses and Japanese History and Memory

From 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Halle Library – Auditorium

Dr. Yoshida’s presentation examines how social and political contexts influenced the understanding of the Nanjing Massacre in Japan, China and the United States from 1937 to present. Discussion topics include propaganda, occupation and democratization.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

MLK Opening Celebration Discussion – “Why Your Vote Matters”

From 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

Educating the community on the history of voting in Michigan, state and federal voting laws, voter suppression and why every vote matters. Panelists include: Lawrence Kestenbaum, Ronald Woods, Jeff Bernstein, Ed Sidlow and Evan Schrauben.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Fri Jan 15, 2016

Women in LeadHERship Conference 2016

All day

Student Center – 310AB

The Women in LeadHERship Conference will be an event for all women on campus to come together and learn about how to be an effective leader and what that means for those individuals. Great resume builder and leadership experience! All identities welcome!

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Cost: Free

Students Only

LBC Approved: Yes

 

MLK Day of Service – Students Only

From 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Student Center – Ballroom B

VISION will be hosting a morning of volunteering as a part of EMU’s MLK Celebration. All we require is that you sign-up via the link below and show-up the day of, ready to make a difference.

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Cost: Free

Students Only

LBC Approved: Yes

 

The Color of Drums Poetry Celebration

From 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Pease Auditorium – Pease

Poetry Society has put together a show that will speak truth to power through poetry and spoken word. This show will bring back PS alumni from the past who will challenge social norms and expand our understanding of whether justice is truly available.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

January Dance Concert

8:00 PM

Quirk Sponberg Theatre –

Tickets are $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students and can be purchased at the EMU Ticket Office.

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Cost: $10.00

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

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Sat Jan 16, 2016

Austim Spectrum Disorder 101

From 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Autism Collaborative Center and Children’s Institute – 121

ASD 101 is a brief one time training that offers education, tools, and resources to those interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorder. This course is free and offers many benefits for those who work or volunteer with the ASD population.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

January Dance Concert

8:00 PM

Quirk Sponberg Theatre –

Tickets are $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students and can be purchased at the EMU Ticket Office.

Contact:

Cost: $10.00

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

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Sun Jan 17, 2016

January Dance Concert

2:00 PM

Quirk Sponberg Theatre –

Tickets are $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students and can be purchased at the EMU Ticket Office.

Contact:

Cost: $10.00

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

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

MLK Community Event: “My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge”

From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

President Barack Obama’s MBK: This initiative is designed to remove opportunity gaps and create pathways to success for local young men and boys of color. Members of the planning committee for this initiative will update the community on their progress.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Mon Jan 18, 2016

MLK Academic Program: “Courageous Conversations”

From 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Student Center – Various

Community leaders, educators and scholars will present academic sessions that explore, analyze and inform our understanding of society and the legacy Dr. King dreamed of for America.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

Austim Spectrum Disorder 101

From 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Autism Collaborative Center and Children’s Institute – 121

ASD 101 is a brief one time training that offers education, tools, and resources to those interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorder. This course is free and offers many benefits for those who work or volunteer with the ASD population.

Contact:

Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

 

CloseUp Theatre Troupe

From 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Student Center – Auditorium

CloseUp will speak up and speak out about some of the injustices in America, creating a space for audience members to think, feel, question and hopefully act. *Disclaimer: Some content in this show may not be suitable for young children.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

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