Eastern Michigan University

Thu Mar 14, 2013

Pi Day Pie Day!

From 10:30 AM to 11:00 PM

Eastern Eateries Food Court

To celebrate the magical mathematical number, without which we could not calculate circumference, Eastern Eateries will feature a variety of sweet and savory pies, throughout the shops! Menu includes: Fruit Pies, Sheppard's Pot Pie & Specialty Pizzas.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Call to Serve Government Career Fair canceled

From 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Student Center Ballroom

Students will meet with representatives from both state and federal agencies such as the FBI, Secret Service, National Labor Relations and the State of Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget. Students should bring a resume and "dress to impress." Additionally, a representative from the State of Michigan Department of Civil Service will offer a presentation from 11 a.m. - noon in the ballroom on "How to Apply for a Job with the State of Michigan".

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Anarcha and the Medical Plantation: Black Culture/Disability Culture-Women's History Month 2013

From 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Student Center - Room 330

The activists, artists, academic and healers who came together through the Anarcha Project speak about the echoes of historical injury and the effects of slavery medicine on contemporary health care inequalities.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

City Year Scholarship Information Session

From 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Meet at Student Center - Rm. 204

City Year is a federally funded program that enables high school graduates and college students to receive $5,550 in college tuition after one year of service. Those who serve receive a living stipend and work in an urban school providing support.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

RN to BSN Info Session

From 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

EMU - Brighton Campus (2250 Genoa Business Park Dr., Ste 120)

Learn more about the R.N. to B.S.N. degree completion program at the EMU-Brighton campus. Faculty and staff will be on hand to answer questions and assist with starting the enrollment process. Don't miss your chance to get into the program for Winter 2014

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Making Sense: Identifying Black Feminist Theories of Knowledge-Women's History Month 2013

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Pray Harrold - Room 216

This talk examines how three metaphors from US Black women's social theory—jeopardy, interstices, and intersectionality—illuminate three different ways of approaching our social world.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Fast-a-thon

From 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Student Center, Room 310A

Muslims and Non-Muslims are encouraged to fast for the day and then come to the event for a free dinner! During the event, we will have a guest speaker who will talk about what fasting means in Islam, followed with a Q & A session.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Poetry Reading

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Dreamland Theater, 26 N. Washington St., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Celebrating the life of work of Muriel Rukeyser, enjoy a poetry reading by Tyrone Williams, Catherine Taylor, and Judith Goldman and a performance of "Book of the Dead" by Carla Harryman and Co.

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Visit https://ebill.emich.edu/C20704_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=22&SINGLESTORE=true for ticket information.

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Poetry Reading

From 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Dreamland Theater

Performance of Muriel Rukeyser's groundbreaking documentary poem "Book of the Dead" by Carla Harryman and co., and poetry reading by Catherine Taylor, Tyrone Williams, and Judith Goldman.
7pm, Dreamland Theater, 26 N. Washington Street, Ypsilanti, MI.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Open Mic Lounge

From 9:00 PM to 11:30 PM

Student Center Room 300

We give a creative outlet for anyone with the desire to share their talent/art/music with their peers. All are welcome and encouraged to perform and share. Past performances have included live music (acoustic, guitar, ukulele, banjo, drums), rapping.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Fri Mar 15, 2013

TEDxEMU

From 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Quirk Theatre

Muriel Rukeyser Centenary Symposium

From 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Halle Library and Student Center

Film and Panel: "The Race for the Double Helix"-Women's History Month 2013

From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Halle Library - Room 300

View the movie "STARS" featuring Seasonal Stargazing

From 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

EMU Planetarium - 402 Mark Jefferson Science Complex

Friday Night Movie: Les Misérables

From 7:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Student Center Grand Ballroom

Sat Mar 16, 2013

Muriel Rukeyser Centenary Symposium

From 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Halle Library and Student Center

Colors in Harmony

From 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

EMU Student Center Auditorium

Muriel Rukeyser Symposium 2013

7:00 PM

Student Center - Room 310 A&B

Sun Mar 17, 2013

St. Patrick's Day Celebration!

From 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM

CrossRoads MarketPlace

Mon Mar 18, 2013

Extended hours for University Advising & Career Development Center

From 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

McKenny Hall - Room 200

Graduate Research Fair

From 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM

EMU Student Center

Tue Mar 19, 2013

Extended hours for University Advising & Career Development Center

From 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

McKenny Hall - Room 200

Women of Color Support Group

From 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

KIVA Room (Rm. 360) in Student Center

How to Fix Big Time College Sports

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Student Center Auditorium

Wed Mar 20, 2013

Extended hours for University Advising & Career Development Center

From 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

McKenny Hall - Room 200

South of the Border Day!

From 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM

The Commons

Reception for Subverting Modernism: Cass Corridor Revisited

From 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

University Gallery, Student Center

Coming Out Being Out Support Group

From 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

KIVA Room (Rm. 360) in Student Center

Learn more about the Graduate Nursing Program

From 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

EMU - Livonia Campus (38777 W. Six Mile Road)

Lecture: Envisioning Real Utopias in Detroit, by Vince Carducci

From 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Student Center, Rm. 310 A&B

Parent & Family Weekend

Commencement

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