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| Friday, January 25, 2013



ENTER TO WIN A NEW 2011 GMC TERRAIN: Purchase a ticket to a home football game or to a men's or women's basketball game for ONLY $5 each and enter to win a new 2011 GMC Terrain compliments of LaFontaine Automotive Group, Eastern Michigan University and Pakmode Media + Marketing. Go to EMU Tickets and enter promo code "wincar." The giveaway will take place at the February 23 Men’s Basketball game. For a complete list of all the Rules and Regulations, click on Enter to Win at GMC Terrain for more information. Contact Ted Coutilish at 487-6981 or email at tcoutili@emich.edu if you have questions.

Previous Events


ASSOCIATE PROVOST & ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT FOR GRADUATE STUDIES AND RESEARCH CANDIDATE ON CAMPUS: The campus community is welcome to attend the following open forum for Dr. Jihad Albayyari, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Engagement and Sponsored Programs and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne on today, January 25, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., in room 350, in the Student Center.


NEUROBIOLOGIST CANDIDATE ON CAMPUS: The Biology Department is conducting a search for a Neurobiologist. Dr. Susan Klinedinst, from the Department of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology at the University of Michigan will talk about "The Wallenda Kinase Regulates Synaptic Structure, Injury Signaling and Axonal Transport Through Independent Pathways" on today, January 25, 12 - 1 p.m., 154 Mark Jefferson Science Complex.


FACULTY AND STAFF ACADEMIC ADVISOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM: The University Advising & Career Development Center is offering Module 1 - General Advising Information, today, January 25, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Room 310, Porter. Space is limited, so please RSVP by contacting Molly Weir at 487-2171 or email at molly.weir@emich.edu


RETIREMENT RECEPTION FOR JUDY STOKES: Please join the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) as they say farewell to Judy Stokes who is retiring after 23 years of service at EMU. A retirement reception will be held on today, January 25, from 3 - 4:30 p.m., in the Marshall Gathering Room (Room 374). Judy has provided the CHHS with many years of dedication, efficiency, organization, management skills and good spirit. Please join the CHHS in wishing her a wonderful retirement and gratitude for all her service to EMU.


PLANETARIUM FEATURES THE MOVIE "STARS": Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. The EMU planetarium will feature the movie "Stars," tonight, January 25, 7 p.m., in the Mark Jefferson Science Complex. For more on the show, go to Stars Movie. Recommended age for the movie is 13 years and older. Following the movie, participates will get to enjoy a live demonstration of the current night sky locally. Space is limited. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased online at EMU Tickets. Contact Norbert Vance at nvance@emich.edu or Tom Kasper at tkasper@emich.edu for further details about the planetarium.


FREE FRIDAY NIGHT MOVIE: Campus Life's FREE Friday Night Movie series continues with Cloud Atlas tonight, January 25 with two showings: 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m.** An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. No tickets necessary. Please try to arrive at least 15 minutes early to make sure you get a seat. To see other upcoming free movies, go to Free Friday Night Movies or contact Campus Life at 487-3045, ext. 22038, or visit the Campus Life homepage. You can also find them on Facebook at fb.me/EMUcampuslife and check out  our Twitter @EMUcampuslife.

**Friday Night Movies are usually scheduled to be shown at 8:00 & 10:30 p.m.


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