Events Archive

Upcoming Shapiro Undergraduate Library Events

Reception for Bookmarks: Speculating the Futures of the Book and Library

Join us for an opening reception to celebrate Bookmarks: Speculating the Futures of the Book and Library, a multi-venue exhibition of site-specific installations, performances, interventions, and events by University of Michigan faculty. Guna Nadarajan, dean of the U-M Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design and curator of the exhibit, will give remarks.

Event Information

Date
03/27/2019
Time
05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Bert's Lounge (Lobby)
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Series
Bookmarks: Speculating the Futures of the Book and Library
Event Type
Exhibit Opening

Ann Arbor Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Join us at the U-M library for this year’s Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, and be part of a global campaign to improve representation of cis and transgender women, feminism, and the arts on Wikipedia. This year’s communal editing event will focus on recognizing the accomplishments of women and non-binary people and collectives in arts and activism.

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Date
04/02/2019
Time
11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library PIE Space, First Floor
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Event Type
Workshop

Michflix and Chill at the Library! presents The Princess Bride

Take a break before exams! Come drink tea and eat Insomnia Cookies at Michflix & Chill at the Library! We'll be watching Rob Reiner's classic film, "The Princess Bride." It's not inconceivable — movies are what bring us together! We hope to see you there! Doors open at 7:30 pm. The film will begin at 8:00 pm.  

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Date
04/04/2019
Time
08:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Screening Room (room 2160)
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Event Type
Film

Game Design for Social Justice

This workshop, led by Amanda Phillips, assistant professor of English, Film & Media Studies at Georgetown University, will introduce participants to some basic concepts in the ideology of game design. Come and learn how games make social meaning through mechanics and representation, then try your hand at your very own game design prototype! No experience needed. All materials provided. U-M affiliates, please register.

Event Information

Date
04/15/2019
Time
01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library PIE Space, First Floor
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Event Type
Workshop

More Dogs in the Library

Students petting two golden retrievers
Shake off end-of-semester stress while relaxing with a furry friend. Therapy dogs await your attention, courtesy of Therapaws of Michigan. Join us near the Design Lab's PIE Space (Prototype-Inspire-Explore) on the first floor of the Shapiro Library.

Event Information

Date
04/22/2019
Time
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library First Floor
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Event Type
Open House

Party For Your Mind: Shapiro Undergraduate Library - Welcome Event

students eating pizza, playing mini golf, playing games
If you like free pizza, swag, and lots of fun, head to the Shapiro Undergraduate Library on Sunday, September 1, 4-6 pm.  You can play mini golf and video games, make books and buttons, and hear about your future with palm readings. Share your pictures from the event and mention @UmichLibrary on Twitter and Facebook with #partyforyourmind.

Event Information

Date
09/01/2019
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Current Library Exhibits

Library Events are open to the public. If you have a disability and require an accommodation to attend or participate in an event, please notify the Event Contact at least two weeks in advance of the event.