News briefs, Jan. 10
SOLAR: “Meetings that keep 'em coming”
This Student Organization Learning and Resources session will focus on how to run an effective and organized meeting. This event is free and open to the public. The SOLAR session will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 12, in room 320 of the Student Center.
“Holobiotic Approaches to Understand Plant-Fungus Relationships and Salamander Microbiome”
This is the first of four seminars presented by microbiologist research candidates for the Biology Department. The seminar will be from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 12, in room 154 of the Mark Jefferson Science Complex. Dr. Donald Walker, an assistant professor in the department of Natural Sciences at the University of Findlay will be speaking at this seminar.
Winter Welcome Back
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center will be hosting a Winter Welcome Back. The welcome back event will be from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, in room 352 of the Student Center. This event will have food and hot chocolate to bring in the winter semester. The event is open to all Eastern Michigan staff and students.
Star Lecture: The Richly Textured Life
Dr. Ron Delph is the guest speaker for the fourth installment of the Star Lecture Series. The lecture will be from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, in the Halle Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. The event is LBC approved.
Winter fest is an event similar to Fajita Fest in the fall providing the opportunity for student to discover and join student organizations on campus. Winter fest will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, in the Student Center Ballroom. To see the full list of student organization participants go to: emich.edu/campuslife/student-orgs/workshops.php. This event is free and open to the public.