Eastern Michigan University

Wed Nov 6, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

This exhibition features work created during the Open Book Workshop, plus related content from 2012 workshop participant Amanda Thatch and instructor Danielle Aubert. Open Book Workshop has challenged participants to explore books in unconventional forms.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

“Non-Text” calls into question the Western cultural assumption that textual content is necessarily the primary and most efficient communication medium. The work in “Non-Text” employs text, typography, or writing to create aesthetic forms.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

A Voting Theory Approach to Golf Scoring

From 3:30 AM to 4:30 AM

Pray-Harrold - Room 406

Michael A. Jones, associate editor Mathematical Reviews and editor of Mathematics Magazine, will give the talk "A Voting Theory Approach to Golf Scoring". Everyone is welcome!

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Guest Speaker: Wendy Heller from Steelcase canceled

From 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Roosevelt - Room 211

Join the EMU Student Chapter of ASID as we welcome Wendy Heller who will come to talk about her work. Steelcase, located in Grand Rapids, is the largest furniture distributor in the U.S. Be sure to ask plenty of questions and get the inside scoop on their internship program.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

2014 Health Benefits Open Enrollment Meeting

From 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Halle Library - Room 217

Learn about the 2014 Benefits for the PPO Option 5, PPO/HSA Option and HMO Option. Also learn about cost-savings programs for prescription drug coverage that took effect January 2013. No sign up necessary, simply attend one of the three meetings available.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Group Advising Session: Secondary Certification

From 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

207 Porter

A 90-minute group advising session focused on post-baccalaureate secondary certification (6-12 and K-12). Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification is a non-degree program for someone who has already earned a bachelor's degree, or a higher degree, who now wishes to earn a teaching certificate.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

Bathhouse Reading Series

From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

EMU Student Center Auditorium

Bathhouse Reading Series Presents: A Collaborative Discussion and Lecture by Douglas Kearney and Tisa Bryant.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Chasing Papers Opening Reception

From 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Ford Hall

Since 2011, EMU’s Open Book Workshop has challenged participants to explore unconventional forms that books may take and create artworks/designed objects that challenge notions of what books can be.

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Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Coming Out Being Out

From 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Student Center Rm. 204

If you are wondering about your sexuality and do not want society to define who you are, this group is for you. It is a safe and affirming environment for LGBTQ students to come together and discuss topics related to gender and sexual identity.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

"Life or Death": Safety, Security and Wandering Prevention for Autism

From 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Autism Collaborative Center, Fletcher Building Room 121

Scott Shelke, Safety Specialist from Autism Alliance of Michigan, details the serious risks and crucial steps to help promote safety/security in the home and community. Free childcare during the meeting if needed. Please RSVP to autismcenter@emich.edu or call 487-2890.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: No

2013-2014 Porter Chair Speaker Series features screening and discussion of "Restraint and Seclusion: Hear Our Stories"

From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Roosevelt Hall - Auditorium

This Porter Chair event features documentary filmmaker Dan Habib. His other works include the films, "Including Samuel" and "Who Cares About Kelsey?" Habib is the Filmmaker in Residence at the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Thu Nov 7, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

Swoop In

From 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Walton/Putnam Breezeway

DialoguEMU

From 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM

Halle Library Room 300

Fri Nov 8, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

EMU St. Jude Up 'til Dawn

From 12:00 AM to 6:00 AM

REC-IM

EMU Volleyball vs. Western Michigan

From 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Convoction Center

Friday Night Movie: We're The Millers

8:00 PM

Student Center Auditorium

Sat Nov 9, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

EMU St. Jude Up 'til Dawn

From 12:00 AM to 6:00 AM

REC-IM

Connecting the Dots: Building Inclusive Societies

From 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

EMU Student Center

EMU Men's Swimming vs. Oakland

From 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Jones Pool

Sun Nov 10, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Dine to Donate to help raise funds for the Social Work Alumni Endowed Scholarship

All day

Buffalo Wild Wings - 216 James L. Hart Parkway, Ypsilanti

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

Mon Nov 11, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Dine to Donate to raise funds for the Social Work Alumni Endowed Scholarship

All day

Buffalo Wild Wings - 205 South State Street, Ann Arbor

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

International Fair

From 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Student Center - Room 310A

Come and learn Chinese!

From 12:30 PM to 1:20 PM

Porter - Room 306

The Jews on Tin Pan Alley

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center - Ballroom

Tue Nov 12, 2013

Chasing Papers

All day

Ford Gallery

Non-Text

All day

Student Center University Gallery

International Scholars Panel: International perspectives in education

From 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Student Center - Room 300

Come and learn Chinese!

From 12:30 PM to 1:20 PM

Porter - Room 306

MBA Info Session

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Ann Arbor District Library

"The Affordable Care Act: We've Got You Covered"

From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Student Center - Room 310B

Guest Speaker: Andrew Sullivan

7:00 PM

Student Center Ballroom

Youth Day Saturday August 16

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