SAPAC opens its doors to campus community

SAPAC – the Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center –
will host an open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.

The open house will give those interested an opportunity to meet
staff members and learn about offered services.

Free highlighters will also be given out. The SAPAC office is
located at 715 N. University Ave.

Photos, drawings by Harris to be exhibited

The Institute for the Humanities is presenting an exhibition of
works by Melissa Harris, known for her ability to combine art and
architectural aesthetics through different media.

The exhibit, “Inventory: Photography, Drawing and Assemblage,”
runs now until Oct. 1 in the institute’s Osterman Common Room.

School of Music hosts concert of renown cellists

The School of Music will present “Friendly Collaboration – Cello
Ensemble Music” to celebrate the 300th birthday of the Duke of
Edinburgh Tecchler – the historic cello owned by Music School Prof.
Anthony Elliott.

The free concert will feature a variety of guest cellists and
will take place Saturday at 8 p.m. in Britton Hall in the School of
Music.

Undergraduate art award winners showcase work

The School of Art and Design will host an exhibit of works by
the talented winners of the Spring 2003 All Undergraduate Show.

The show, titled, “stART IT UP,” begins today in the Work
Gallery at 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and will last until Oct. 12.

Curator discusses nature themes in Japanese art

Guest curator Natsu Oyobe will discuss the seasonal themes in
the University of Michigan’s Museum of Art’s current exhibition of
Japanese Art.

Oyube will highlight such features as cherry blossoms and autumn
leaves that appear in the paintings and prints.

The talk will begin at 3 p.m. in the Museum of Art.

SNRE faculty to present research projects

The School of Natural Resources and the Environment will host an
opportunity to mix and mingle with faculty members from 2 p.m. to
4:30 p.m. today in Dana Commons.

The event will also highlight faculty endeavors in research with
a symposium from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The symposium will follow
with an ice cream social.

Starbucks invites local artists to open mike night

Poets and musicians are invited to participate in an open mike
event tonight at Starbucks, located on 222 S. State St.

The open mike portion begins at 8 p.m. and is preceded and
followed by the Upthegrove Project, an sextet of poets and
musicians that performs poetry set to music. The event is free.

Museum will display art of Congo Basin

Beginning Sunday, the Curtis Gallery in the Museum of Art will
house the exhibit, “Masterworks of African Art: The Congo
Basin.”

The exhibit will look at the rich culture found in the Congo
River Basin in Central Africa. The gallery will be open to the
public at noon.

Author leads book discussion at Crazy Wisdom

Holistic health practitioner and life purpose counselor Kathryn
Gay-Andries will sign copies of her new book, “Soul Choices:
Understanding Your Life Purpose.”

Preceding the book signing will be a book discussion lead by the
author. The event is Saturday at 4:30 p.m. at the Crazy Wisdom Tea
Room located at 114 S. Main St.

– Compiled by Daily News Editor Kylene Kiang.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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