Events

04/2017 Events

Vaisakhi Celebration presented by Sikh Student Association

Come join Michigan's Sikh Student Association in our celebration of Vaisakhi, commemorating the creation of the Khalsa. Join us for a cultural performance, food, presentations, and a great time. Everyone is welcome!

Event Information

Date
04/17/2017
Time
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Jane Austen 1817-2017: Exhibit Opening and Reception

Join us for an open house celebrating the launch of Jane Austen 1817-2017: A Bicentennial Exhibit, an online exhibit curated by the students in English 313, taught by Professor Adela Pinch, Department of English, in Winter 2017. Drop by to see excerpts from the exhibit on the Hatcher Gallery screen, and join in conversation with the student curators. 

Event Information

Date
04/18/2017
Time
01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Reception

A Michigan Map Society Lecture From Samuel de Champlain to Jean Baptiste Louis Franquelin: Mapping the Great Lakes in the 17th century

Jean-François Palomino

Join Jean-François Palomino as he discusses early French mapping of the Great Lakes region and two noted cartographers who played a seminal role in introducing the Great Lakes to Europeans. Free, but please register.

Event Information

Date
04/18/2017
Time
06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Clements Library Lecture Series
Event Type
Lecture

"Color Me Relaxed" Coloring Book Event

cover of Color Me Michigan coloring book
Drop by for some fun and relaxation as we invite you to color your cares away! We'll have colored pencils, markers, and crayons on hand to color pages from the adult coloring book, Color Me Michigan: A University of Michigan Coloring Book. This 100-page book is published by Michigan Publishing, part of the University of Michigan Library, and features images of iconic landmarks from the U-M campus and Ann Arbor.

Event Information

Date
04/19/2017
Time
12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Bert's Study Lounge (Lobby)
Location Information
Series
U-M Bicentennial
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright and Digital Scholarship

copyright symbol
This one-hour workshop from Ana Enriquez of the U-M Library Copyright Office will address common questions about copyright and digital scholarship. Participants will have the opportunity to apply copyright to hypothetical situations involving digital scholarship. After the workshop, Ana and Alix Keener, Digital Scholarship Librarian, will be on hand for 30 minutes to answer individual questions.

Event Information

Date
04/19/2017
Time
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

More Dogs in the Library

photo of therapy dog
We've got what you need to shake off end-of-semester stress: therapy dogs, courtesy of Therapaws of Michigan. Join us at the Design Lab on the first floor of the Shapiro Library to feel the love.

Event Information

Date
04/20/2017
Time
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library First Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America

book cover of Thundersticks
The adoption of firearms by American Indians between the 17th and 19th centuries marked a turning point in the history of North America's indigenous peoples. Author David Silverman will discuss this profound "cultural earthquake" and its impact with special focus on Pontiac's War. Free, but please register.

Event Information

Date
04/20/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Clements Library Lecture Series
Event Type
Lecture

Let's Play! - Board Games & Puzzles with Maps

In the words of Roald Dahl, “life is more fun if you play games.” Join us as we roll the dice and highlight the maps of board games and puzzles. Drawing from our diverse collections we will feature maps that were used as the foundation of a variety of games. We will build railroad lines around the world, travel the Oregon Trail in a covered wagon, hunt for Carmen Sandiego, explore the solar system, and build hotels on Boardwalk. If you have your own favorite map game, feel free to bring it along. Remember, when you pass go, collect $200!

Event Information

Date
04/20/2017
Time
04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library (2nd Floor Hatcher)
Location Information
Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Emergent Research: Investing in Healthy Minds

Daniel Eisenberg, professor at the U-M School of Public Health, provides an overview of research in the Healthy Minds Network, a growing national initiative to collect and disseminate data and evidence related to college student mental health. He will address questions such as: Are mental health concerns increasing in college populations? What are the greatest needs in this area? What are the best opportunities to improve student mental health?

Event Information

Date
04/24/2017
Time
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Shapiro Design Lab Residency Final Exhibition and Opening Reception

Join us at the opening reception for the Shapiro Design Lab Residency Final Exhibition, showcasing the cumulative work of the Shapiro Design Lab Residents: Maggie Cease, Rebecca Chung, Carolyn Gearig, Caroline Henderson, RJ Miles and Alexis Stanton. These pieces are the culmination of a year-long residency program at the Lab, where students have worked both individually and collaboratively to create engaged learning projects exploring their academic and creative ambitions through ideas of design.

Event Information

Date
04/24/2017
Time
05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Design Lab (1st Floor)
Location Information
Event Type
Reception

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