Central Michigan University hosts more than 500 events each year, many of which are free and open to the public. Highlighted events from Thursday, Jan. 8, to Wednesday, Jan. 14, include:
Central Michigan University student printmaking exhibit — through Jan. 22
Central Michigan University Libraries will host a free exhibit of works by CMU printmaking students through Jan. 22 in Park Library's Extended Study Hours area. Click here for hours. Contact Janet Danek, 989-774-2165.
'Self-Reflected' photography exhibit — through March 6
Central Michigan University Libraries will host a free photography exhibit titled "Self-Reflected" by CMU alumna Aimee Brasseur from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through March 6 in Park Library's Baber Room. An artist talk and reception will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Park Library Auditorium. Contact Lisa Wilczak, 989-774-6419.
Northern Illinois vs. Central Michigan University women's basketball game — Saturday
The Northern Illinois University Huskies will play the Central Michigan University Chippewas at 1 p.m. Saturday in Mount Pleasant. Call 989-774-3041.
Illinois vs. Central Michigan University gymnastics meet — Sunday
The University of Illinois Fighting Illini will meet the Central Michigan University Chippewas at 1 p.m. Sunday in Mount Pleasant. Call 989-774-3041.
'Heroes' art exhibit opening reception — Wednesday
Central Michigan University's art and design department will showcase works by national and regional artists that address the concept of "Heroes" from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays in the University Art Gallery through Feb. 13. An opening reception will be held Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. in the main and west galleries. Contact Anne Gochenour, 989-774-7457.
Miami vs. Central Michigan University men's basketball game — Wednesday
The Miami University RedHawks will play the Central Michigan University Chippewas at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Mount Pleasant. Call 989-774-3041.