Ah April...the weather is getting warmer, our schedules are getting busier, and the finals time crunch is getting even more nerve-wracking. But that doesn’t mean you can’t take some time to partake in the exciting events happening at the Unions this month. Enjoy a much needed-study break with one of these events:
Change Our World with Nyle DiMarco - Sunday, April 2, 6-8pm, Rackham Auditorium
The Center for Campus Involvement is hosting their annual ‘Change Our World’ lecture on Sunday April 2nd at Rackham. Hear Nyle DiMarco, the first deaf winner of America's Next Top Model and Dancing with the Stars, talk about how he overcame adversity to become a successful advocate for underprivileged groups. Get your free ticket at MUTO in the basement of the Michigan Union and learn more here.
Women, Entrepreneurship & Social Change Conference - Wednesday, April 5, 8:30am-2pm, Michigan League Ballroom
Join The Center for Entrepreneurship, The Michigan Association of Communication Studies, and FreeFrom.org for a one-of-a-kind event. This conference brings female innovators, CEOs, and investors to showcase the untapped potential of women as leaders of social change and entrepreneurship. Admission is free, but registration is required. More info and registration can be found here.
Community of Cultures Festival - Friday, April 7, 3-6pm, Palmer Commons
As part of the Bicentennial Spring Festival, a Community of Cultures festival will be held on Friday, April 7th at Pierpont Commons and the Duderstadt Center. Join us for a festival of art, culture, community, and unity. There will be performances, cultural food, exhibits, conversations, and interactive presentations from student organizations representing a snapshot of the many cultures on campus. You may even get to see some University VIPs! For more info check the bicentennial website.
2017 Graduate Tailgate - Friday, April 14, 12-3pm, Michigan Union Front Lawn
Hey 2017 grads! Join CCI on Friday, April 14th for a celebration of your time on campus! Take advantage of free cap decorating supplies, food, a photo booth, and more. To learn more about the other 2017 senior programs click here.
Finals Survival Breakfast - Thursday, April 20, 10am-1pm Pierpont Commons and 10pm-1am Michigan Union Rogel Ballroom
It’s finals season and you know what that means...Finals Survival Breakfast! Grab free breakfast to-go from Pierpont Commons in the morning and indulge in a late-night study break at the Union. Come and de-stress with fellow classmates before exams start! Students will be served by President Schlissel and a number of administrators and department heads from the university. Click here for more info.