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Tickets for events may be purchased at CMU Ticket Central in the CMU Events Center, or by calling 989-774-3045. Tickets and event details are also available online and prior to the event at the door. An additional box office service fee may be charged.



Faculty Jazz Combo
7:30pm in Staples Family Concert Hall
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The Other Project
Theatre on the Side, Moore Hall
Devised and directed by Annette Thornton
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Universities Art Association of Canada Conference
Faculty member, Kris Sanford - Panelist

“Vernacular Photography meets Sellers, Collectors and Search Engines”
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Alberta, Canada
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125th CMU Anniversary Young Alums Exhibition
October 13 - November 18
Opening Reception: Friday, October 13, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
University Art Gallery
In honor of CMU's 125th anniversary, the University Art Gallery is featuring the work of graduates of the past ten years from the Department of Art and Design. These alums are creating art and design works, teaching and working in museums and galleries across the nation.


WMHW-FM 91.5 Alumni Radio Takeover
8:00 a.m. Friday, October 13 – 3:00 p.m. Saturday, October 14, 2017
Dr. Jerry Henderson Radio Complex, Moore Hall
Tune in to 91.5 FM or webstream live at www.wmhw.org to hear alumni take over the student radio station.


CMU Homecoming and 125th Anniversary/CCFA Tailgate 
CCFA Tailgate, Alumni Village
Time: 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Tent will be located north of the stadium near Broomfield Road and East Campus Drive. Stop by the CCFA tent and enjoy great food and conversation with alumni, faculty, staff and students.


CMU Marching Chips Alumni Band
8:00 a.m. Coffee Hour – Stadium Club Lounge
9:00 a.m. Rehearsal – Kelly Shorts Stadium
11:00 a.m. Parade – Line up at Lot 15 (S of Barnes Hall)
3:30 p.m. CMU vs. Toledo Kick Off


Symphonic Wind Ensemble
7:30pm in Staples Family Concert Hall


Michigan Association of Broadcasters/School of Broadcast and Cinematic Arts Career Fair
Noon-3p.m. in Bovee University Center Rotunda


New York Flamenco/Jazz Experience
7:30 p.m. in Staples Family Concert Hall


Three short plays from the collection: Very Still and Hard to See
7:30 p.m. in Theatre on the Side, Moore Hall
Seating is limited, so please arrive early.
Studio Theatre productions are subject to change without notice.


CMU Choral Day Concert
7:30 p.m. in Staples Family Concert Hall


2017 Centralis Honors Scholarship Competition
CMU's Main Campus

CMU is seeking 150 top high school seniors to comprise the incoming freshman class of Centralis Honors Scholars. Registration is required to compete for a spot in the prestigious Honors Scholar Program and earn one of 150 Centralis Scholarships that range from full-tuition to full-ride.

Competition spots are limited.

Register now at www.cmich.edu/admissions/undergrad/visit/Pages/Centralis.aspx.

Registration will close when event reaches capacity.


Clarinet Studio Recital
3:00 p.m. in Chamichian Recital Hall


Faculty Recital Robert Lindahl, trombone & Mark Cox, tuba
7:30pm in Staples Family Concert Hall
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Oboe Studio Recital
1:00 p.m. in Chamichian Recital Hall


Trumpet Day Guest Artist Recital
3:00pm in Staples Family Concert Hall
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Trumpet Ensemble & Trombone Choir
7:30 p.m. in Staples Family Concert Hall