News briefs, Jan. 25

Monday, Jan. 26

And There’s the Humor of It: Shakespeare and the Four Humors

Come and examine the intersection of medical theory and literature with this panel exhibition on loan from the National Library of Medicine all day at the Halle Library.

Workplace Equality; LGBT Polices and Practice

State Sen. Rebekah Warren and a panel of researchers, advocates and Human Resource professionals examine impacts of workplace discrimination. HR executives will share best practices and the benefits of inclusive policies from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at McKenny Hall guild.

Microbiologist Candidate to speak at EMU

This is the third of four seminars presented by the microbiologist search candidates for the Biology Department. Alice Ortmann is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama’s Dauphin Island Sea Lab and will speak on “Characterizing the Effect of Environmental Variation on the Diversity of Aquatic Bacterial Communities,” from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Mark Jefferson Science Complex, room 154.

After Tiller” Film Screening

The landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on the issue of abortion was handed down on Jan. 22, 1973. To recognize the law’s 42nd anniversary, the WRC and Planned Parenthood are hosting a screening of the film “After Tiller” from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Halle Library, room G03.

Tuesday, Jan. 27

AMP! Presents: A Talk with Ann Arbor's Film Fest Executive Director Leslie Raymond

AMP! Student Organization presents a talk given by Leslie Raymond, executive director of the Ann Arbor Film Festival. Raymond will share a behind-the-scenes peek at the festival review process including film clips of recent festival picks from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in Ford Hall, Studio B.

Orthotics and Prosthetics invites you to a tour

This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Masters of Orthotics and Prosthetics program from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Warner Gymnasium room 235. You can tour the facilities and meet current students and faculty. Remember to RSVP at: wbeattie@emich.edu

Student Government Senate Meeting

The bi-weekly Student Senate meeting will occur from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Student Center room 310A.

Wednesday, Jan. 28

Unmasked, Human Trafficking Student Organization Presentation

January is Human Trafficking Awareness month and to round out the month and our other programming, Unmasked, EMU’s Human Trafficking student organization will present on who they are, what they do and how to get involved from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Halle Library, room 300.

Palestine Fest

Come enjoy a free cultural festival from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Student Center room 300, filled with free Palestinian food, beverages and desserts, Henna tattoos, Palestinian gifts, Palestinian history and more. Hosted by Students for Justice in Palestine EMU Student Organization.


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