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January, 2015 Events

The Unseen, Opening Reception

Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of the exhibit The Unseen, Lives of Michigan Engineers. This photo and video exhibition showcases the moments of triumph, hard work and, yes, sometimes a taste of defeat in the lives of College of Engineering students, staff and faculty.

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Date & Time
January 8, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Duderstadt Center Gallery
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Event Type
Exhibit Opening

Art, Heritage, and the Armenian Genocide: Toros Roslin’s Zeytun Gospels, 1915-2015

T'oros Roslin, Armenian, illuminator & scribe; Canon Table Page, 1256, Tempera and gold paint on parchment; Leaf: 26.5 x 19 cm (10 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.). Open Content courtesy of the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms. 59, fol. 2

Heghnar Watenpaugh, associate professor of art history at the University of California, Davis, traces the path of a single work of art—the Zeytun Gospels—during the 1915 deportations.

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Date & Time
January 14, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Exhibit Opening: Charting the Wolverine

Please join us for the opening of the exhibit Charting the Wolverine which explores the intersection of maps and art. Artist Elaine Wilson weaves the two together seamlessly in her project Charting the Wolverine, a series of her illustrations and paintings following the train route from Ann Arbor to Chicago.

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Date & Time
January 15, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, 2nd Floor - Clark Library
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Event Type
Exhibit Opening

UM3D Lab Winter 2015 Open House

Curious about new technologies, or have a project in mind but not sure where to start? The UM3D Lab Winter Open House will feature demonstrations of Virtual Reality, Rapid Prototyping, Motion Capture, 3D Scanning, Mobile Development, and more. Attendees have an opportunity to win free 3D printing material.

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Date & Time
January 16, 2015 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
UM3D Lab, First Floor Duderstadt Center, North Campus
Event Type
Open House

MLK Day Lecture: Diversity, Racism and the Future

Stephen Henderson, editorial writer for the Detroit Free Press, won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for his columns about the financial crisis facing Detroit. He speaks to the MLK Day theme for the U-M campus — Unity NOT Uniformity.

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Date & Time
January 19, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location
Rogel Ballroom, Michigan Union
Event Type
Lecture

Promoting Translated Literature in the U.S.

This is one in a series of panels on the practice of literary translation presented by the Department of Comparative Literature as part of its ongoing effort to promote translation in all its forms across the U-M campus. Students can come to meet people working with literature outside of academia and learn about potential alternatives to an academic career.

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Date & Time
January 22, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Panel Discussion

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