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On Listening to Holocaust Survivors

This seminar is based on the instructor’s forty years of interviewing, teaching about, and writing about Holocaust survivors. In contrast with conventional “testimony” models--2 or 3 hours in front of a video camera--the instructor spoke with the same survivors over months, years, and-with a few people--even decades. The course also emphasizes listening attentively and in depth. That approach often yields surprising insights not otherwise attainable. Core topics include: (1) The...


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Everybody Lies

Author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, a former Google data scientist, lecturer at the Wharton Business School, and NY Times opinion writer, draws this conclusion in the title book. He analyzed data derived from bits of information left on Google, social media, dating, and even porn sites, that reveal people’s personal truths. He maintains that Internet searches done in private and social media postings reveal what folks really think and that people lie to friends, lovers, surveys – even...


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Arthur Brooks: Escaping Poverty Through Entrepreneurship

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Natasha Pilkauskas facilitates a discussion with the president of the American Enterprise Institute, Arthur Brooks, as he shares his personal experience in entrepreneurship. Oct. 4, 2017. #video #Event #60+Minutes #Business #Society #Economics #Entrepreneurship #Poverty #PublicPolicy #Government/Politics #LukeShaefer #ArthurBrooks ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Philharmonia Orchestra

The U-M Musical Society will present the Philharmonia Orchestra on March 12th and 13th, 2018 in Hill Auditorium. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Event #UniversityMusicalSociety #ArtsandCulture #Society #Music

 03-12-2019 | 07:30 PM - 10:30 PM ET


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Hamilton in San Francisco 2019

The Alumni Association will attend a showing of Hamilton on February 23rd in San Francisco, CA. #60+mins #AlumniAssociation #Event #ArtsandCulture #Society #TheatreandDrama #Community ​​​​​​​

 02-23-2019 | 06:00 PM - 11:00 PM ET


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William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar

The University Musical Society will present a performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar on April 5th & 6th in t he Power Center for Performing Arts. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Event #UniversityMusicalSociety #ArtsandCulture #Society #TheatreandDrama #Music ​​​​​​​​

 04-05-2019 07:30 AM - 04-06-2019 10:30 PM ET


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University Symphony Orchestra

School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will host the university symphony orchestra with conductor Kenneth Kiesler on January 29th, 2018. #60+mins #Music,TheatreandDance #Event #Schoolofmusic,theatre,anddance #Arts/Culture #Society #Music #KennethKiesler ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 01-29-2019 | 08:00 PM - 11:30 PM ET


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Santa Barbara Football Game Watch Party U-M vs Ohio State

The U-M Alumni Association will host a U-M vs. OSU football game watch party on November 24th, 2018 in Santa Barbara, CA. #<5mins #AlumniAssociation #Event #Athletics #Society #Community ​​​​​​​​

 11-24-2018 | 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM ET


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Volunteer with Step Up College Connections Conference

Michigan Alumni Association will partner with Step Up for a day of advising for young women hoping to be successful in future careers. #60+mins #AlumniAssociation #Event #Society #Career #GenderEquity #MeridethSegovia ​​​​​​​​

 11-17-2018 | 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM ET


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Positive Links Speaker Series – Kathryn Heinze and Sara Soderstrom

The School of Business will present a Positive Links Speaker Series with speakers Kathryn Heinze and Sara Soderstrom on December 4th, 2018. #60+mins #Business #Event #MichiganRoss #Society #Community ​​​​​​

 12-04-2018 | 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM ET