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October 26, 2021

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Getting the Most Out of Google Scholar

Learn about the benefits of using Google Scholar to identify a variety of literature in virtually any subject area. Registration requested.

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 26
Time: 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Webex

October 27, 2021

October 28, 2021

Introduction to Mendeley Desktop

Learn to use the free reference management software Mendeley to save your references and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Registration requested.

Date: Thursday, Oct. 28
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Location: Webex
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Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel - University Center for the Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

The University Center for the Humanities welcomes Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel to Western Michigan University as the first speaker in our 2021-22 "Courage" speaker series.  This year’s series is inspired by the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, and brings to campus six speakers whose scholarship, writing and/or activism sheds light on the diverse experiences of American women now, and in the past. 

Date: Thursday, Oct. 28
Time: 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 1035-1055 Fetzer Center

October 29, 2021

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WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Friday, Oct. 29
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

October 30, 2021

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WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 30
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

October 31, 2021

Yellow graphic that reads: Lynne Nottage SWEAT

WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Sunday, Oct. 31
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

November 3, 2021

Setting Yourself Up for Success as a Scholar

Learn ways to position yourself as a researcher and scholar. Registration requested.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 3
Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Classroom E Swain Education Library, Sangren Hall

November 4, 2021

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WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Thursday, Nov. 4
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

November 5, 2021

Social Work for Society

This course focuses on the relationship between Macro and Micro Social Work. Participants will learn how to connect the Macro practices of Administration, Policy and Advocacy to their social work practice. Participants will develop skills to help them navigate macro systems, as well as advocate for Macro changes needed for their client, service, or program. CE's Offered: 2 Social work CEUs
Date: Friday, Nov. 5
Time: noon to 2:00pm
Yellow graphic that reads: Lynne Nottage SWEAT

WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Friday, Nov. 5
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

November 6, 2021

Yellow graphic that reads: Lynne Nottage SWEAT

WMU Theatre presents SWEAT

SWEAT

By Lynne Nottage

 

Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, Pulitzer prize-winning SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who have spent their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while working together on the factory floor. But when layoffs and picket lines begin to chip away at their trust, the friends find themselves pitted against each other in a heart-wrenching fight to stay afloat.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 6
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Gilmore Theatre Complex, Williams Theatre

November 10, 2021

Introduction to Zotero

Learn to use the free reference management software Zotero to save your references and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Registration requested.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 10
Time: 10:00am to 11:30am
Location: Webex

November 11, 2021

"A Century of Votes for Women: American Elections Since Suffrage" Christina Wolbrecht and Kevin Corder

How have American women voted in the first 100 years since the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment? How have popular understandings of women as voters both persisted and changed over time? In "A Century of Votes for Women," Christina Wolbrecht and J. Kevin Corder offer an unprecedented account of women voters in American politics over the last ten decades.

Date: Thursday, Nov. 11
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Webex

November 15, 2021

Small Stewart Archive Exhibit

Stop by Waldo Library between now and Dec. 15 and check out the display cases on the 2nd floor in the rotunda to get the first glimpse of materials from the David Small and Sarah Stewart Archive. 

Date: Monday, Nov. 15
Time: (All day)
Location: 2nd floor, rotunda, Waldo Library

November 16, 2021

Keeping Current with Scholarly Literature in Your Field

Save time and be confident that you are staying up to date on recent literature in your field. Registration requested.

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 16
Time: 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Classroom A (Room 1070) Waldo Library, 1st Floor

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