This Week in the Shapiro Lobby: April 3 - April 9, 2017

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On Display

Humanize the Numbers
Monday 4/3 - Sunday 4/9
The Shapiro Lobby is featuring the display "Humanize the Numbers" which was created by students in the LSA course RC Arts 385 and as part of the Prison Creative Arts Project (PCAP). PCAP brings those impacted by the justice system and members of the University of Michigan community into artistic collaboration for mutual learning and growth. This project was also recently featured on Michigan Radio!

Events

Barger Institute Social Media Workshop
Friday 4/7 from 4-7 pm
Please join us for our first ever student facilitated workshop! Students from the BLI Leadership Lab will be facilitating a conversation about the hazards and benefits of social media. 

Donation Bins

Smashathon
Monday 4/3 - Saturday 4/8
A student team is collected a variety of materials for a safe, "de-stressing" smashathon that will take place on 4/8. The event will be a charity fundraiser for the American Cancer Society as well.

Quito Project
Monday 4/3 - Friday 4/28
The Quito Project is collecting school supplies for a school in Quito, Ecuador. Suggested donations include: construction paper, pencils, markers, erasers, colored pencils, crayons, glue, lined paper, folders, pencil sharpeners, and highlighters.

Textbooks for Change
Monday 4/3 - Wednesday 5/31
UM's chapter of Textbooks for Change is collecting used textbooks to send to East Africa or resell to UM students with all proceeds going toward UM student initiatives.