Eastern Michigan University

Programs going on within the community surrounding EMU: 

 

Academic Success Partnerships Workshops

Date: canceled

Time: 3:00 pm

Host: Academic Success Partnerships

Location: Student Center 352

Description: Are you turning into a Professional Procrastinator?! You may have started out the semester good, but has procrastination began to sneak back
in?! Come on out and join us for a great workshop and learn how to put an end to that procrastination! Check out their flyer for more information.

 

SafeHouse Center Fundraiser

Date: October 27, 2014

Time: 4:00-9:00 pm

Host: Caroline Sanders and family

Location: Noodles & Co. and Cold Stone Creamery Arborland

Description: Please consider supporting this effort to support SafeHouse Center by coming out for dinner and dessert.  Be sure to print and bring this flyer with you and make certain that the cashier is aware that you are there to support SafeHouse Center.

 

Free Artist's Workshop for Children Ages 7-12

Date: Every Tuesday October 28-December 2, 2014

Time: 5:30-7:00 pm

Host: EMU Art Department

Location: 210 Ford Hall

Description: The EMU Art Department is offering free art classes for children ages 7-12 so that art education majors enrolled in ARTE 460 can gain valuable experience in teaching art to children before they begin student teaching in schools. Teachers will develop age appropriate lessons with the guidance of an experienced art educator. Free and open to the public. To reserve a place for your child, please contact Camilla McCombe at 734-487-5969. Come and make art with our talented teachers!

 

Alice Walker, Novelist and Human Rights Activist, to deliver the U-M Zora Neale Hurston Lecture

Date: November 5, 2014

Time: 5:30-7:00 pm

Host: The U-M Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS) and the U-M Center for the Education of Women (CEW)

Location: Hill Auditorium (U-M campus)

Description: The Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning author of The Color Purple will explore social justice issues from her unique womanist and black feminist perspective, reflecting on the complementary missions of DAAS and CEW. Ms. Walker's work focuses on the role of women of color in history, culture, and society. For more information, visit the CEW website.

Women's Resource Center is part of Diversity & Community Involvement