April 2020 Events

Monday, April 6

Mental Health First Aid TrainingCanceled Student Affairs and Mental Health Outreach along with Integrated Services of Kalamazoo host Mental Health First Aid training in 4715 Sangren from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Participants must attend both four-hour sessions on April 6 and 13. Registration is required. Free. For more information, contact Laceey Ruble, Graduate Assistant for Mental Health Outreach, at vpsa-mhoutreachga@wmich.edu.
CELCIS Conversation Circles (women only)Canceled Join international students for conversational English practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 7

CELCIS Conversation CircleCanceled English-language conversation practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free. No registration required.
PerformanceCanceled "The Color Purple," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets.

Wednesday, April 8

Passover begins at sundown
CELCIS Conversation CircleCanceled English-language conversation practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free. No registration required.
Workshop"Introduction to Mendeley Desktop," Michele Behr and Edward Eckel, offered online through WebEx, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Free. Registration requested.

Friday, April 10

Good Friday
Entrepreneurship ForumCanceled Kiar Gamsho, CEO,  Midtown Fresh Market and Park Street Market, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.

Saturday, April 11

Saturday Morning ScienceCanceled "How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Supernova Explosions," Michael Famiano, 1104 Rood Hall, doors open at 10:30, lecture begins at 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

Sunday, April 12

Easter Sunday

Monday, April 13

Mental Health First Aid TrainingCanceled Student Affairs and Mental Health Outreach along with Integrated Services of Kalamazoo host Mental Health First Aid training in 4715 Sangren from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Participants must attend both four-hour sessions on April 6 and 13. Registration is required. Free. For more information, contact Laceey Ruble, Graduate Assistant for Mental Health Outreach, at vpsa-mhoutreachga@wmich.edu.
CELCIS Conversation Circles (women only)Canceled Join international students for conversational English practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 14

CELCIS Conversation CircleCanceled English-language conversation practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free. No registration required.

Wednesday, April 15

DiscussionCanceled "Meta-evaluation or Not: Experiences in Meta-evaluation of HIV Care Programs in Africa," Robin Miller, master's program assistant director at Michigan State University and former president of the American Evaluation Association. The Evaluation Center, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Lunch is provided.
CELCIS Conversation CircleCanceled English-language conversation practice, Bernhard Center Global Lounge, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free. No registration required.

Thursday, April 16

Passover ends

Monday, April 20

PerformanceCanceled "The Color Purple", Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Tuesday, April 21

Discovery Acceleration WorkshopsCanceled "Grants for the Arts and the Humanities," 1040 Central Kohrman Hall, noon to 1:30 p.m. Registration required. For WMU faculty and research staff. Lunch provided. Free.

Friday, April 24

Spring semester ends
Workshop"Open Textbook Workshop," for WMU faculty and staff, presented by Maira Bundza, offered online through WebEx, 1 to 2 p.m. Free. Registration requested

Saturday, April 25

CommencementPostponed Miller Auditorium, times to be announced in March.

Tuesday, April 28

Wednesday, April 29

PerformanceRescheduled "Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience," Miller Auditorium, rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m. Ticket holders may hold onto their tickets to use on the new performance date. If the new date no longer works for you, the ticket office can process returns, exchanges or donations when operations resume. Tickets.