Global Fest Wows Students with Multi-Cultural Performances

Students from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and local high schools around Detroit were treated to a two-hour program of global cultural appreciation on Thursday, March 23 as the Office of Student Engagement hosted the annual Global Fest in Kochoff Hall.

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The Story of Malala Yousafzai

The UM-Dearborn chapter of the American Association for University Women (AAUW) organized a screening of the National Geographic/Fox Searchlight documentary, “He Named Me Malala,” last Wednesday in Kochoff Hall.

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New UM-Dearborn volleyball coach Eric Stark introduced to team

Anticipation filled the air on Thursday afternoon as the University of Michigan-Dearborn volleyball team was introduced to new Head Coach Eric Stark. The team gathered at the Fieldhouse before traveling to Kochoff Hall, the setting for the introduction.

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Cultures collide after GLOBE hosts IMAX event

Cultures united at the University of Michigan-Dearborn on Friday, March 7 during a bash of international music and art hosted by the University’s GLOBE.

GLOBE is dedicated to integrating the campus and bridging gaps between different ethnicities, and the International Music and Arts Expo (IMAX) did just that.

Upon arrival to the event, one was greeted with the sights and smells of various cultures of the world. Decorative tables lined the walls of Kochoff Hall, promoting artifacts of the world. Posters provided facts about various cultures as well.

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The Office for Student Engagement movie screening: “Saving Face”

Students and faculty on University of Michigan-Dearborn’s campus will gather together for a Leadership Lens film series next week, on February 12 and 13 in Kochoff Hall B and House of Maize and Blue in the Union at Dearborn. The series will expose controversial issues throughout the world and after the screening students and staff will be able to share their thoughts and ideas about the film.

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“4000 Years for Choice” women’s rights event held at UM-Dearborn

Heather Ault, a graphic artist, researcher and abortion rights activist, gave her “4000 Years for Choice” presentation Thursday evening at Kochoff Hall in the University Center about the history and conflicts of abortion, contraceptive devices, and the research and artwork it inspired her to create.

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