Central Michigan University hosts more than 500 events each year, many of which are free and open to the public. Highlighted events from Thursday, Dec. 11, to Wednesday, Dec. 17, include:
Department of Art and Design Fall 2014 BAA/BFA/BA Exhibition — through Dec. 13
Central Michigan University’s art and design department will showcase works by fine art students in the Extended Hours Study and Student Gallery/Third Floor Exhibit Area of Park Library daily through Dec. 13. Click here for hours. Contact Lisa Wilczak, 989-774-6419.
‘Photography: Process, People & Preservation’ exhibit — through Dec. 23
Central Michigan University’s Clarke Historical Library will host a free exhibit “Photography: Process, People & Preservation” from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through Dec. 23 in Clarke Historical Library. Contact Lisa Wilczak, 989-774-6419.
Corneille/Nesbitt art exhibit — through Jan. 5
Central Michigan University’s Park Library will host a free art exhibit of Enchantment De L’ete by Corneille and Les Fleurs Du Mal by Lowell Nesbitt from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through Jan. 5 in Park Library’s Baber Room. Contact Janet Danek, 989-774-2165.
Biology seminar — Friday
Central Michigan University’s biology department will host Sara Friedline for a seminar titled “The Effects of Habitat Size, Isolation and Land Use on Genetic Structure and Morphology in Michigan,” from 11 a.m. to noon Friday in Brooks Hall 203. Contact Rob Wang, 989-774-1198.
Fall Commencement ceremonies — Saturday
Central Michigan University’s Fall Commencement ceremonies for undergraduate and graduate students will be held at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the CMU Events Center’s McGuirk Arena. Contact Sharon Russell, 989-774-7392.
Delaware State vs. Central Michigan University women’s basketball game — Tuesday
The Delaware State University Hornets will play the Central Michigan University Chippewas at noon Tuesday in Mount Pleasant. Call 989-774-3041.
Health Professions holiday open house — Tuesday
The Herbert H. & Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions at Central Michigan University will host a holiday open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Health Professions Building atrium. Contact Renee Castellon, 989-774-2922.