May 2015 Events

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Friday, May 22

Fostering Success Summit - fourth annual event, James B. Henry Center, Lansing, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.

Saturday, May 23

Shavuot begins at sundown
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Dedication - for a plaque honoring the WMU alumni killed in Vietnam, Kanley Chapel, 2 p.m. Free.
Memorial service - for Steve Zegree, former directory of Gold Company, Miller Auditorium, 4 p.m.

Monday, May 25

U.S. Memorial Day - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, May 26

Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, May 27

Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.

Thursday, May 28

Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.

Friday, May 29

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series - "From Average to Extraordinary and Unexpected Life," Martha Huckabee, board member at Doctors Without Borders, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Retirement reception - for Carol Crumbaugh, Lou Ann Grover and Jodie Palmer, teaching, learning and educational studies, Sangren Hall second floor lobby, 3 to 5 p.m.

Saturday, May 30

Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.

Sunday, May 31

Memorial service - for Larry E. Syndergaard, professor emeritus of English, Fetzer Center, 1:30 p.m.
Fourth annual Bowling Extravaganza - benefit for WMU scholarships and Kalamazoo Pride, Eastland Lanes, 5570 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, 2 to 5 p.m. Admission fees vary.