Events

10/2017 Events

Copyright Trivia Night

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Please join us for Copyright Trivia Night. No copyright knowledge is necessary to win – one person might recognize a song from a copyright case, another might recognize it from the radio. Dinner will be provided, and there will be prizes for the top two teams. Sign up for Copyright Trivia Night. These are a few sample questions:

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Date
10/17/2017
Time
05:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Office Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Happy Birthday, U-M! Celebrate the Bicentennial with the Stephen S. Clark Library

Come and celebrate the University of Michigan’s 200th birthday. Explore both of the Clark’s bicentennial exhibits, The Student Experience and Creating a Campus. Maps showing the history of the university and the city of Ann Arbor will also be featured. Come and see how the home of the leaders and best became the campus we know today.

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Date
10/19/2017
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

Introduction to Copyright

Have you ever wondered how things enter the public domain? What rights you have to control use of your work? What rights you have to use someone else’s work? Learn more about copyright law at this workshop by Ana Enriquez of the U-M Library Copyright Office. Please register via TeachTech or by contacting Ana at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
10/20/2017
Time
02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Office Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Mental Health at U-M: Stories from students

When "I" is replaced with "WE" even "illness" becomes "wellness" -ActiveMinds Active Minds at the University of Michigan is a chapter out of Active Minds Inc. and, as a student led organization, our goal is to combat the stigma surrounding mental illness and connect students to resources on campus.

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Date
10/23/2017
Time
12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Panel Discussion

U-M 2117: What Future for the Public University?

Lecture by Christopher Newfield (University of California, Santa Barbara) with response from Terrence J. McDonald. Chaired by Dario Gaggio.

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Date
10/23/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Bill Goldstein: The World Broke in Two

bookcover of The World Broke in Two
Author Bill Goldstein discusses his new book, The World Broke in Two: Virgina Woolf, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster and the Year that Changed Literature. He'll be joined by Douglas Trevor, chair of the Zell's Writers Program at U-M. The talk will be followed by a book sale and signing.

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Date
10/23/2017
Time
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location
Literati Bookstore, 124 E. Washington, Ann Arbor
Event Type
Discussion

U-M Library Undergraduate Research Award Annual Awards Ceremony

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of the 2016-2017 U-M Library Undergraduate Research Award recipients.  Each year, the U-M Library conducts a research award competition to recognize and celebrate the extraordinary academic achievements of our undergraduate students.  The award is given to students who demonstrate excellence in library research conducted in support of an undergraduate student project. This year's awards were sponsored by JABberwocky Literary Agency.

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Date
10/24/2017
Time
03:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Location
Bert's Study Lounge
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Event Type
Reception

Making the Modern Happen: The Lives and Works of Woolf, Eliot, Lawrence and Forster in 1922

Join us for a lecture, discussion, and reception with public humanist and author Bill Goldstein about his new book The World Broke in Two: Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, D. H. Lawrence, E. M. Forster and the Year That Changed Literature, published by Henry Holt on August 15, 2017.

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Date
10/24/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Open Access at the Gates Foundation: A Conversation with Dick Wilder

Dick Wilder joins us to discuss the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Open Access Policy. He'll share background on the development of the policy (for which he led the development) and answer questions about the Gates Foundation’s approach to Open Access, including the implementation of its OA policy and the Gates Foundation’s Chronos publishing platform. In addition to the Gates Foundation’s current efforts, Wilder will highlight next steps for the foundation and its OA-related work.

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Date
10/25/2017
Time
02:00 PM to 04:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Talk

Film: Including Samuel

"Including Samuel," an award-winning documentary by Dan Habib, was filmed and produced over the course of four years. According to Habib, the film chronicles the Habib family’s efforts to include Samuel in every facet of their lives. The film honestly portrays his family’s hopes and struggles as well as the experiences of four other individuals with disabilities and their families.

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Date
10/26/2017
Time
12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Film

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