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| Friday, December 19, 2014



EMU PLANETARIUM MOVIE FOR THE HOLIDAYS: The EMU Planetarium will feature the seasonal movie "The Little Star that Could," on Saturday, Dec. 20 with a showtime of 1 p.m. "The Little Star that Could" is a story about a little star, an average yellow star in search for planets of his own to protect and warm. Along the way, he meets other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form star clusters and galaxies. Eventually, Little Star finds his planets. Run time is 35 minutes and is appropriate for all ages, recommended for families. K-6 Education Guides are available. Each “Little Star” show includes “Seasonal Stargazing” with a run time of 7 minutes. This movie is appropriate for all ages.

Tickets are $5, and are available at any EMU ticket office, online at www.emutix.com or by phone at 487-2282. The movie is open to the public. Seating capacity is limited to 37 and all shows will start promptly at their designated times so please arrive early. The EMU Planetarium is located at 402 Mark Jefferson Science Complex. For questions or more information, please call Norbert Vance at 487-4146 or email Tom Kasper at tkasper@emich.edu. Visit the Planetarium Facebook Page or go to www.emich.edu/planetarium.


MARGARET TSILIS RETIREMENT RECEPTION: Please join the Office of Business and Finance to celebrate the retirement of Margaret Tsilis, who has worked for EMU for 18 years. The reception will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 from 2 – 4 p.m. in room 300 in the Student Center. For questions, please contact Jada Wester at 487-2031.


MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr. DAY PRESIDENT'S LUNCHEON: Each year, the University presents the Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Awards at the MLK Day President's Luncheon. The 2015 MLK Luncheon will be held on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. These awards recognize individuals from within the University and the surrounding community who exemplify the values and ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For more information, please visit the Martin Luther King Luncheon.


* ORTHOTICS AND PROSTHETICS OPEN HOUSE: The EMU Department of Orthotics and Prosthetics invites you to an Open House on Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. I room 235 in the Warner Gymnasium building. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Master's of Orthotics and Prosthetics program and you can tour the facilities and meet current students and the faculty. Please RSVP to Wendy Beattie at: wbeattie@emich.edu. For more information about the programs, please visit http://www.emich.edu/chhs/hphp/orpr/.

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