Events

March, 2015 Events

Teach-In: Searching for Solutions at the Global and National Level

In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the nation's first teach-in on the war in Vietnam, join us for this teach-in that focuses on one of the most pressing issues of our time: the escalating war against the planet represented by climate change and the threat it poses to the web of life on earth. Learn more about the Teach-In + 50 series, and see the full list of events. Each speaker will give a short presentation, followed by a panel discussion.

Event Information

Date
03/28/2015
Time
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location
Auditorium A, Angell Hall
Series
Teach-In + 50: End the War Against the Planet
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Teach-In: Searching for Solutions at the State and Local Level

In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the nation's first teach-in on the war in Vietnam, join us for this teach-in that focuses on one of the most pressing issues of our time: the escalating war against the planet represented by climate change and the threat it poses to the web of life on earth. Learn more about the Teach-In + 50 series, and see the full list of events. Each speaker will give a short presentation, followed by a panel discussion.

Event Information

Date
03/28/2015
Time
01:45 PM to 03:45 PM
Location
Auditorium A, Angell Hall
Series
Teach-In + 50: End the War Against the Planet
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Teach-In: Searching for Solutions at U-M and Building National and International Coalitions

Student-organized and led workshops represent a range of environmental groups on campus. In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the nation's first teach-in on the war in Vietnam, join us for this teach-in that focuses on one of the most pressing issues of our time: the escalating war against the planet represented by climate change and the threat it poses to the web of life on earth. Learn more about the Teach-In + 50 series, and see the full list of events.  

Event Information

Date
03/28/2015
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Auditorium A, Angell Hall
Series
Teach-In + 50: End the War Against the Planet
Event Type
Workshop

The Years: Reflections on a Life in Letters

Nicholas Delbanco, Robert Frost Distinguished University Professor of English Language and Literature at U-M, talks about his life and work. The exhibit Nicholas Delbanco: A Literary Life, displayed on the 7th floor of the Hatcher Graduate Library, includes items from Delbanco’s papers, which are held at U-M Library. They span decades and continents and illustrate the extensive range of Delbanco's life and work.

Event Information

Date
03/30/2015
Time
04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Lecture

Making Callaloo in Detroit: A Conversation with Lolita Hernandez and Laura Thomas

Author Lolita Hernandez reads from her new collection of stories, Making Callaloo in Detroit, and is then joined in conversation by Laura Thomas. The daughter of parents from Trinidad and Tobago and St. Vincent, Lolita Hernandez gained a unique perspective on growing up in Detroit. In Making Callaloo in Detroit she weaves her memories of food, language, music, and family into twelve stories of outsiders looking at a strange world, wondering how to fit in, and making it through in their own way. Book sales provided by the Michigan Union Barnes & Noble.

Event Information

Date
03/31/2015
Time
05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

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