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The week in photos: Nov. 13-26

| Author: Aaron Mills | Media Contact: Aaron Mills

Due to the extended time off around Thanksgiving, we're featuring events from the past two weeks. Here are some of the top photos from Central Michigan University events and activities from Nov. 13-26 as captured by University Communications. 

CMU President Bob Davies stands on stage in an auditorium as a large screen in the background reads
With a focus on the future, Central Michigan University’s 15th president, Robert O. Davies, delivered the 2023 State of the University Address on Thursday, November 16, in Plachta Auditorium.
Former Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez wears light blue shirt while holding a microphone and speaking to a crowd. A CMU step and repeat banner stands behind her.
Former Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez visited CMU on Saturday, November 19, where she spoke in front of an audience of students, staff, faculty, and community members in Plachta Auditorium.
Former US Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez stands in front black curtains on a stage while striking a gymnastics victory pose.
Laurie Hernandez rose to fame when she made the US Olympic Gymnastics Team at only 16 years old, where she earned an individual silver medal on the balance beam and helped secure the gold medal for Team USA.
CMU's colorful parade float travels through downtown Detroit between tall buildings.
For a third straight year, CMU's "We Do" float was a part of America’s Thanksgiving Parade presented by Gardner White in Detroit.
A group of parade marchers dressed in commencement attire walks in downtown Detroit next to a CMU float.
Members of the CMU community marched alongside the CMU float as it made its way through Downtown Detroit.
CMU friends and supporters cheer from the stands in downtown Detroit along the parade route.
Central Michigan alumni cheer for CMU’s float as it passes by the CMU grandstands.