January 2015 Events

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Thursday, January 29

Art exhibit - ”Nature Loves Courage," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - ”Home: An Artists and Writers Project," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - annual Metals/Jewelry Exhibition, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Documentary screening - "Anita: Speaking Truth to Power", Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 5:30 p.m. Seating is limited; tickets required.
Healing Arts Speaker Series - "Creative Writing and the Capacity for Empathy," Nellie Hermann, Columbia University, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. Free. Canceled due to illness.
University Theatre - presents (through Feb. 8) "The Whale," York Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, January 30

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series - "Fostering Success Through the WMU Seita Scholars Program," Chris Harris, program director, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m.; talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit - "Home: An Artists and Writers Project," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - annual Metals/Jewelry Exhibition, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Economics Research Seminar Series - "Uncovering Ethnic Disparities in Peer Effects and Weight Outcomes Using Spatial Analysis," Dr. Olugbenga Ajilore, University of Toledo, 2212 Dunbar Hall, 3-4:30 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series - "Imaging Facilities at MPI Research," Dr. Scott Hall, MPI Research, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 p.m. Free.
Celebration - marking the end of the campus United Way campaign, Gilmore Theatre Complex Atrium, 4 p.m. Free.
Fridays with Friends - faculty-staff mixer, Gilmore Theatre Atrium, 4 to 6 p.m. Free; light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar provided.
Undergraduate Practicum Fair - Wood Hall atrium, 4 to 6 p.m. Free.
Closing reception - for the annual student Metals/Jewelry Exhibition, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 5 to 8 p.m. Free.
Frostic Reading Series - Dipika Guha, Epic Theatre, downtown Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m. Free.
New Play Festival - featuring local playwrights and guest author Dipika Guha, Epic Theatre, downtown Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m. Free.
University Theatre - presents (through Feb. 8) "The Whale," York Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra - presents "Bobby McFerrin Takes On Gershwin," Miller Auditorium, prelude 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, January 31

Art exhibit - ”Nature Loves Courage," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Home: An Artists and Writers Project," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Broncos women's tennis vs. Detroit - West Hills Athletic Club, 2001 S. 11th St. (indoors), 1 p.m. Free.
New Play Festival - featuring local playwrights and guest author Dipika Guha, Epic Theatre, downtown Kalamazoo, 2 p.m. Free.
Bronco hockey vs. Miami - Lawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Film screening - "Hawking," documentary about Stephen Hawking, 1110 Rood Hall, 7 p.m. Free; popcorn and soft drinks provided.
University Theatre - presents (through Feb. 8) "The Whale," York Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Performance - "The Four Bitchin' Babes: Hormonal Imbalance," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.