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November, 2014 Events

GIS Day OpenStreetMap Mapping Party

GIS day 2014 is November 19th

Come out and map the world at the OpenStreetMap Mapping Party!  OpenStreetMap (OSM) is an open, crowd-sourced editable map of the world, including streets, buildings, trails, cultural landmarks and businesses -- and we can all contribute.

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Date & Time
November 19, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Clark Library
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Series
GIS Day
Event Type
Workshop

Author's Forum Presents: Detroit Chene Street History Project

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5300 Block of Chene Street

Marian Krzyzowski, Deborah Dash Moore, and Karen Majewski talk about The Detroit Chene Street History Project. Since 2002, the Institute for Research on Labor, Employment and the Economy at the University of Michigan has been conducting a study of Detroit’s Chene Street, which cuts through the east side of Detroit from the Detroit River to the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant at the Hamtramck border.

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Date & Time
November 19, 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Persistence Pays Off: How Women Athletes Changed the Game at U-M

This panel celebrates the tenacious, passionate female student-athletes at Michigan, both before and after Title IX, who persisted toward equality and changed the game for the future of women’s athletics. Current female student-athletes will have the chance to interview some of the women who came before them. Reception will follow.

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Date & Time
November 20, 2014 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
LSA Theme Semester Sport and the University
Event Type
Panel Discussion

The Future of Social Science Research: Panel

Panelists offer their perspectives on the future of social science research, with attention to historical and emerging trends. The ways in which social scientists conduct, discuss, and share research is changing.

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Date & Time
November 24, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research Series
Event Type
Panel Discussion

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