Central Michigan University hosts more than 500 events each year, many of which are free and open to the public. Highlighted events from Thursday, May 22, to Wednesday, May 28, include:
Mount Pleasant Public Schools 2014 Art Exhibition — through Friday
Art created by Mount Pleasant public school students from grades 1 through 12 will be on display from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 20 through 23 in the University Art Gallery. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
“Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race” Exhibit — through July 1
The United State Holocaust Memorial Museum’s traveling exhibition “Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race” will be on display daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through July 1 in the CMU Museum of Cultural and Natural History in Rowe Hall. The exhibit examines how Nazi leadership, in collaboration with individuals in professions traditionally charged with healing and the public good, used science to help legitimize genocide.
14th Annual CHiP In Golf Tournament — Thursday
The Herbert H. & Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions at Central Michigan University will hold its 14th annual four-person best ball scramble CHiP In Golf Tournament on May 22 at the PohlCat Golf Course in Mount Pleasant. Check-in, registration and a continental breakfast will begin at 8 a.m., and a shotgun start will begin the play at 9 a.m. All are welcome to attend. Register online here. Registration fees are $80 per player or $320 per team, are nonrefundable and will benefit the Health Professions Student Economic Assistance Fund.
“The Price of Union: A Young Michigan in the Civil War” — Saturday
The College of Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences and CMU’s Museum of Cultural and Natural History will present “The Price of Union: A Young Michigan in the Civil War” from 9 a.m. to noon May 24 at the Gerald R. Poor Museum located on the southwest corner of Preston St and West Campus Dr. The faculty-led student exhibit tells the story of America’s greatest domestic war. Admission is free and open to the public. Reservations for weekday school tours may be made by calling 989-774-3829.
See a list of upcoming CMU athletic events online here.