January 2017 Events

Tuesday, January 17

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
College of Education and Human Development Study Abroad ExpoLearn about short-term faculty-led programs, Sangren Hall Atrium, 11 to 2 p.m. Free.
Dream CelebrationMLK Celebration event, Student Commons Theatre, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free.
WMU Connect Business ExpoFeaturing more than 50 local businesses and nonprofits, Fetzer Center, vendor expo 2 to 5 p.m., networking reception 5 to 7 p.m. Free; RSVP required to fetzer-center@wmich.edu.
PerformanceComplexions Contemporary Ballet, Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Wednesday, January 18

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
College of Health and Human Services Study Abroad ExpoLearn about short-term faculty-led programs, Health and Human Services Building Atrium, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Taking Inspiration from Women of the Civil Rights Movement," Mia Henry, Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; lunches welcome.
Lecture and reception"January Thaw," learn about upcoming Osher Lifelong Learning Institute courses and trips, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, 314 S. Park St., Kalamazoo, 1 to 3 p.m. Free.
Free concertDanielle Breisach, flute, and Yana Avedyan, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 6 p.m. Free.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesMNOE featuring Laura Deming, vocals—canceled.

Thursday, January 19

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Open houseLearn more about the W.E. Upjohn Center for the Study of Geographical Change, Meader Exhibits Gallery, Welborn Hall, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.
Open houseUniversity Catering, Bernhard Center's East Ballroom, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free.
Kzoo SingsDrop-in, no-commitment singing event open to all, focused on Queen's "Somebody to Love," Miller Auditorium, 7 to 9 p.m. Admission $5.
Science and the Human Endeavor Speaker Series"Diversity in Science Fiction," Claire Light—canceled.

Friday, January 20

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series"Forest Management and Wildlife in Michigan: Birds, Hares and Marten," Dr. Gary Roloff, MSU, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free.
Book club discussion"Autobiography of Malcolm X," discussion led by Dr. William Santiago-Valles, Africana studies, Water Street Coffee Joint, 315 E. Water St., 5:30 p.m. Free.
Bronco hockey vs. Colorado CollegeLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Saturday, January 21

Art exhibit"Mapping Mrs. Dalloway," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Netzorg-Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Bronco hockey vs. Colorado CollegeLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
PerformanceLittle River Band with special guests Ambrosia, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Monday, January 23

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Concert"Student Composers III," Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, January 24

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
ECCU Education Forum"Equity in Learning Spaces," multi-perspective panel and audience discussion about equity in learning spaces to enhance teaching and learning for all, 1920 Sangren Hall, 5 to 7 p.m. Free; registration required.
Bronco men's basketball vs. University of AkronUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Wednesday, January 25

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Dismantling Racial Bias in Law Enforcement on Campus and in the Community: A Dialogue," Chief Jeffrey Hadley, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety, and Chief Scott Merlo, WMU Department of Public Safety, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; lunches welcome.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesDue East, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.

Thursday, January 26

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Gold Gathering lunch buffetFor WMU faculty and staff, Bernhard Center, President's Dining Room, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free; RSVPs requested online.
ReadingFeaturing Matt Morgan, Dr. Nancy Eimers, Andrew Wickenden and Dr. Hedy Habra, moderated by Dr. William Olsen, University Center for the Humanities, 2500 Knauss Hall, 7 p.m. Free.

Friday, January 27

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series"Helping Local Children Change Their Lives for the Better, Forever," Amy Kuchta, Big Brothers Big Sisters, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series"Under Pressure: Decoding the Migratory Strategy of the Invasive Great Lakes Sea Lamprey," Dr. Michael Wagner, MSU, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (through Feb. 12) "Women of Lockerbie," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Concert"WMUsic Showcase Spectacular," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.

Saturday, January 28

Chinese New Year
Art exhibit"Mapping Mrs. Dalloway," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Netzorg-Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Bronco women's tennis vs. IUPUISorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.
University TheatrePresents (through Feb. 12) "Women of Lockerbie," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Guest artist recitalMay Phang, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 8 p.m. Free.
PerformancePostmodern Jukebox, Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com, (269) 387-2300 or (800) 387-2312.

Sunday, January 29

Broncos men's tennis vs. University of Wisconsin-Green BaySorenson Courts (outdoors) or West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 10 a.m. Free.

Monday, January 30

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Guest artist recitalReginald Pittman, tenor, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 5 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, January 31

Art exhibit"Worlding" Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Grand openingWMU Global Lounge, lower level of the Bernhard Center, 3 to 5 p.m. Free; featuring live student performances, raffles and food.
Bronco men's basketball vs. Ohio UniversityUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.