Activities and Events
EVELYN PUNCHES RETIREMENT RECEPTION: Evelyn Punches, academic advisor in the University Advising & Career Development Center, will be leaving the University for retirement. A reception has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 27, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. in 200 McKenny Hall. Evelyn has been with EMU for nearly 29 years – 14 specifically with the University Advising & Career Development Center (formerly the Academic Advising Center prior to Office merge). All friends and associates that would like to thank Evelyn for her service and wish her well, are welcome to attend the reception and enjoy munchies. For more information, contact Molly Weir at 487-0400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAGIC FUNDRAISING EVENT, DEFYING GRAVITY: A NIGHT OF INSPIRATION AND GIVING: Please join the EMU's Mentorship, Access and Guidance in College (MAGIC) program, which supports EMU students who have experienced foster care or housing instability, for an evening of awareness and giving on Friday, May 29, from 6 - 8:30 p.m. in McKenny Guild Hall Room. 100% of funds raised will go to the newly established MAGIC scholarship fund to help students pay for the cost of tuition. If you are interested in attending the event, please RSVP at Defying Gravity. If you cannot attend but would like to make a gift, visit the program's webpage at http://www.emich.edu/magic/
WELCOME RECEPTION FOR NEW DEAN OF THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION: You are cordially invited to a welcome reception on Wednesday, June 3 for Michael Sayler, dean of the College of Education from 3:30 - 5 p.m. in room 100 on Porter. Light refreshments will be available. Please contact Pauline Banks at email@example.com or call 487-1415 if you have any questions.
ADVANCE YOUR CAREER: Get started today by attending the EMU Graduate Open House on Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., in the Student Center Ballroom. Apply for admission and your application fee will be waived for the first graduate program you apply to. Learn about graduate assistantships and doctoral fellowships. Register to win three free tuition credits, a $1,500 award. Meet with faculty members. Visit emich.edu/gradopenhouse.
FIRST ANNUAL LUIS HERNANDEZ GOLF MEMORIAL: The first annual Luis Hernandez Golf Memorial Outing will be held Saturday, July 11, at the Salem Hills Golf Club, located at 8810 W. Six Mile Road in Northville. Luis was a dedicated employee at EMU Parking and Public Safety for 18 years and a friend to many. He lost his battle with cancer on February 13, 2014. Come out and enjoy the day and do something Luis loved to do. Not a golfer? Join us for dinner at 6:30 p.m. Please visit https://www.facebook.com/luisgolf4cancer to register, donate or become a sponsor or for more information.