Hatcher North

The Power of Place-Naming: C.C. Little, Eugenics, and the University of Michigan

C.C. Little Building (CC-BY-SA-3.0, Michael Barera)

This roundtable explores the potential renaming of the C.C. Little Building at the University of Michigan. Little was University President from 1925 to 1929. He also was an avowed eugenicist who supported policies such as compulsory sterilization of the “unfit” and immigration restriction.

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Date & Time
April 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Panel Discussion

Postcivil and Hypersocial: Digital Media after the Rise of Social Networking Platforms

The Digital Studies Department welcomes Tiziana Terranova, an Italian theorist and activist whose work focuses on the effects of information technology on society through concepts such as digital labor and commons. Her talk will focus on digital media after the rise of social networking platforms.

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Date & Time
April 14, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Feast of Ideas: Creating the Exhibition "Chinese Dance: National Movements in a Revolutionary Age, 1945-1965"

This talk introduces the collaborative process behind the creation of an exhibit that is currently on display in the Hatcher Graduate Library. The talk will be co-presented by the curators, Emily Wilcox and Liangyu Fu, who collected and developed the materials on display.

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Date & Time
April 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Feast of Ideas
Event Type
Talk

Student Engagement Symposium

Join us for our annual Student Engagement Symposium to celebrate student achievements. Undergraduate and graduate students will present innovative and collaborative projects completed in partnership with the library's Student Engagement Program.

Open to the public. Registration not required; drop in for any or all of the sessions. Light refreshments.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 11th - 12th, 2017
April 11, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Symposium

Mentality Magazine Launch Party

Please join us as we celebrate the second print edition of Mentality Magazine, Gender Identity and Sexuality. We are having this launch party to celebrate and share the newest publication. Free pizza.

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Date & Time
April 13, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Reception

Social Justice: Equity in Education

Join us for a conversation about how to address the disparities in the quality of education in different communities. This "fishbowl" event brings participants closer to presenters, encouraging close observation, active listening, and broad participation.

Presenters include:

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Date & Time
March 27, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Panel Discussion

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