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What's the move at EMU? March 27-April 2

Check out these events happening on and around campus this week.

Check out these events happening on and around Eastern Michigan University's campus this week.

EMU A Capella Night with the Honors College - March 27

Join Emerald Harmony, Summit Street, and EMU Evergreen, Eastern's three a capella groups, for a night dedicated to music. The event will begin at 8 p.m. in the Honors College Auditorium.

EMU's Birthday - March 28

Join Campus Life in celebrating the university's founding on its 174-year anniversary. With activities and cupcakes, the event will take place from 1-4 p.m. on the first floor of the Student Center.

Global Business Etiquette - March 28

The American Marketing Association and the International Student Association are partnering up to share information regarding business etiquette across the globe. The meeting will run from 5-7 p.m. in room 310B of the Student Center.

Women's History Bingo - March 28

The Women's Resource Center will be hosting a bingo night in honor of Women's History Month. Running from 6-8 p.m. in room 310A of the Student Center, prizes and light refreshments will be available.

Cover Letter and Resume Workshop - March 29

The University Advising and Career Development Center and the Women's Resource Center will be hosting a workshop regarding cover letters and resumes. How to format a resume, emphasize skills and more will be discussed. The workshop will virtually take place from 6-7 p.m. The link to the Zoom can be accessed through the Women's Resource Center's Instagram.

Crafts & Cookies - March 30

Join Amplifying the Arts for a day of crafts. There will be opportunities to decorate sugar cookies, make friendship bracelets, construct lava lamps, and create pet rocks. Individuals will need to bring a water bottle and a rock to partake in the lava lamp and pet rock creation. The event will take place from 3-6 p.m. at the boathouse in University Park, and donuts will be available.

Madness and Mayhem at the Rec - March 30

Campus Life will be hosting a basketball tournament in which each competing team will consist of three players. The tournament will run from 6-9 p.m. in the Rec/IM. For individuals not wanting to compete in the tournament, a coinciding game night will be taking place on the first floor of the Rec/IM.

March Iftar Ramadan Dinner - March 30

The Arab Society will be hosting an iftar dinner that is catered by Oasis. Starting at 7:30 p.m., the dinner will be held in the McKenny Ballroom.

Legendary Dance Class - March 31

The LGBT Resource Center and Amplifying the Arts are hosting a dance class to celebrate International Transgender Day of Visibility. Jeter and Shonte Gorgeous Gucci of The House of Gorgeous Gucci will be teaching the class. The event will cover topics such as dance, voguing and the history of ballroom culture, and it will take place from 3-5 p.m. in yoga room 127 of the Rec/IM.

Where Da Hood At? - March 31

The Black Honors Student Organization will be hosting an event in which free organization hoodies will be distributed. There will be raffles for cash prizes, and free raffle tickets can be won through partaking in games. The event will run from 6-8 p.m. in room 352 of the Student Center, and food will be available. The registration link can be accessed through the bio of the Black Honors Student Organization's Instagram.

"9 to 5 The Musical" - March 31-April 2

EMU Theatre will begin its run of "9 to 5 The Musical," a production based upon the 1980 film "9 to 5." With lyrics and music written by Dolly Parton, showtimes are on March 31-April 1 at 7 p.m. and on April 2 at 2 p.m. All productions will take place at the Legacy Theatre, and student admission is $12.

Aries SZN Soiree - April 1

The Bridge Community Café will be hosting a burlesque and drag show from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at their establishment. The show will begin at 8 p.m., followed by a dance party. Attendees must be aged 18 or older and wear a mask, and admission costs $10.