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Mini Grant Momentum Panel

Join us to hear about work being done by students on campus—work that is made possible through Library student mini grants and pairing students with a Library mentor. Today's speakers:

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Date
03/06/2018
Time
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library Instructional Space, 2nd Floor
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Series
Mini Grant Momentum
Event Type
Lecture

HOW SHOULD A BODY BE?

Join us for an inspirational, funny and relatable afternoon of storytelling with writer and motivational speaker Bethany Meloche. Bethany is the author of the memoir, HOW SHOULD A BODY BE?, a coming-of- age story about growing up in Michigan, falling in love, and learning to live with a progressive disease and a body that doesn’t conform to expectations.

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Date
03/09/2018
Time
03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Discussion

Mini Grant Momentum Panel

Join us to hear about work being done by students on campus—work that is made possible through Library student mini grants and pairing students with a Library mentor. Today's speakers:

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Date
03/13/2018
Time
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library Instructional Space, 2nd Floor
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Series
Mini Grant Momentum
Event Type
Lecture

The Google of Healthcare: Making Big Data Work for—As Opposed to Against—Our Patients’ Best Interest

Kayte Spector-Bagdady explores how health data are currently being collected and by who, as well as ways we can both serve and protect our patients in the future. Our data are collected at every turn: where we drive, who we email, what we google, what we buy. Perhaps a last bastion of expected privacy protections surrounds our health data—but while some systems (like healthcare providers) have stringent governance, others (like wellness apps) do not.

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Date
03/14/2018
Time
02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Talk

Author's Forum Presents: Early Modern Cartesianisms

Tad Schmaltz (philosophy) and George Hoffman (French) discuss Schmaltz's new book, Early Modern Cartesianisms. About the book:

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Date
03/14/2018
Time
05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Citius, Altius, Fortius: Mapping the Olympics

Summoning the heroes! Join us to celebrate the Olympic Games and their history. Travel around the world to see where the summer and winter Olympic games have taken place throughout history. We'll also look ahead to future games and the cities preparing to host the Olympics. So grab your skis, bobsled, running shoes, bicycle, or skates and join us!

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Date
03/15/2018
Time
04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library, 2nd Floor
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Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Faculty Author Recognition Celebration

Join us to honor faculty who wrote monographs published in 2017. Enjoy refreshments as you chat with authors. Remarks at this 6th annual reception will be at 3:30 p.m. by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and U-M historian Heather Ann Thompson.

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Date
03/22/2018
Time
03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Reception

Mr. Vignaud's Maps: A Look Inside with the Curators

Join Clark staff and curators, Tim Utter and Erin Platte, for a talk about the inspiration and creation of the exhibit, Mr. Vignaud's Maps: Unraveling a Cartographic Mystery from the Golden Age of Dutch Cartography. Tim and Erin will detail the cartographic mystery behind the exhibit and take you back in time to explain the history surrounding these rare maps.

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Date
03/22/2018
Time
04:15 PM to 05:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library, 2nd Floor
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Event Type
Talk

Islamophobia Working Group: Restructuring Academia and Student Life

For the Islamophobia Working Group's two year anniversary, come and find out what they've been doing! Student members talk about issues that are central to diversity, equity, and inclusion for Arab and Muslim students and the progress made on these issues. Food will be provided at 6:30, followed by the panel beginning promptly at 7.

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Date
03/22/2018
Time
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Panel Discussion

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