Palentines Day - Feb. 14
Campus Life will be providing cards, flowers, and treats to aid in showing appreciation for others. The supplies are free and will be avaliable from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Student Center.
The Self-Love Soirée - Feb. 14
Active Minds at EMU is hosting an event that will discuss different love languages and different ways to practice and implement self-care. It will take place from 7-9 p.m. in room 320 of the Student Center.
Black History Month presentation by Mayor Brown - Feb. 15
The Department of Africology and African American Studies presents “My Journey to City Hall: Lessons for Aspiring Young Politicians” in Student Center room 208. Ypsilanti Mayor Nicole Brown will speak from 12-2 p.m. about her journey from EMU to politics and more.
Heal Humanity Now - Feb. 15
With Tomay Douglas, a sought-after authority on restorative justice, learn how compassion, awareness, reflexivity, and equity may be utilized to promote important talks, strengthen relationships, and boost favorable results. The program will run from 2-3:30 p.m. in room 208 of the Student Center.
60 Years of Civil Rights - Feb. 15
In the last presentation of the day, EMU's Civil Rights and Social Justice Center is presenting “A Conversation on Race, Policing, & Social Justice: Where Do We Go From Here?" with EMU alumnus Marques Banks.
The event will take place in Student Center Ballroom B at 5 p.m, followed by a panel discussion.
Psychiatric Hospitals and Community Mental Health - Feb. 16
The Psychology Club will be sharing information about professional mental health facilities. Topics such as career-field options and the facilities' services plan to be discussed. The event will be held at 5 p.m. in room 328 of Mark Jefferson and refreshments will be provided.
Aspiring Black Educators Meet & Greet - Feb. 16
Aspiring Black Educators will be hosting an event in which individuals can meet members on the organization's executive board and learn more about the organization. The event will run from 6-7 p.m. in room 320 of the Student Center.
Self Love in Drag - Feb. 16
Gender-fluid fashion as well as drag culture and community will be highlighted during this Campus Life event. Individuals will have the opportunity to watch performances, play trivia, and partake in a student fashion show. The event will take place from 7-10 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom.
"Stick Fly" - Feb. 17-19
EMU Theatre is currently performing its run of "Stick Fly." Written by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Randy M. Stewart, "Stick Fly" is a play that follows the LeVay family as they visit their summer home for a weekend.
Covering topics such as race, privilege, and responsibilty, this play is suggested for mature audiences.
Productions will take place at the Legacy Theatre, and showtimes are at 7 p.m. on Feb. 17-18 and at 2 p.m. on Feb. 19. Student admission costs $12.
Tap Into Love with Ypsi Pride: A Storytelling Event - Feb. 17
Ypsi Pride will be hosting a night dedicated to the sharing of love stories. The stories were submitted online, and each story will be shared either by the individual who submitted it or by a host of the event, depending on if anonymity was requested.
The event will take place from 8-11 p.m. at The Tap Room and a $10 donation is suggested.