Panel Discussion

Lecture / Discussion:National Coming Out Week 2018 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ronni Sanlo

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Wed, Oct 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

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Please join us as we welcome Dr. Ronni Sanlo to campus as our keynote speaker for National Coming Out Week 2018 and LGBTQ History Month 2018.

Dr. Sanlo is a well known keynote speaker and workshop
presenter at colleges and universities around the country. Her focus is LGBT history, learning outcomes, strategic planning, and LGBT center development. Ronni speaks not only from her perspective as a higher education/student affairs professor, LGBT center director, dean of students, and faculty in residence, but also from her personal life experiences.

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School of Social Work Building

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Civil Asset Forfeiture Town Hall

Date: 
Wed, Oct 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Join State Representative Adam Zemke for a Town Hall discussion in civil asset forfeiture.

Panelists include Dana Nessel - Candidate for MI Attorney General, State Representative Yousef Rabhi, and Former State Representative Jeff Irwin - Candidate for State Senate

https://www.facebook.com/events/264052280893374/

Location: 
Tappan Middle School
Address: 
2251 E Stadium Blvd, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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PBS' Rick Steves: Why Legalization is a Better Solution

Date: 
Wed, Oct 3, 2018 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm

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Rick Steves, national travel writer and host of the hit PBS TV series “Rick Steves’ Europe,” is coming to Ann Arbor to talk about Proposal 1, the benefits of legalizing and regulating marijuana and how world travel has shaped his views on the issue.

This event is *FREE* and open to the public. Doors open at 8:00 p.m.

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Location: 
Rackham Amphitheatre, 915 E. Washington St., Ann Arbor, MI

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Our Water Our Vote Fundraiser

Date: 
Mon, Oct 8, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

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Hosted by Phil Roos and the Great Lakes Growthworks Team.

We look forward to discussing the current state of Michigan's Great Lakes and waterways and our vision for a powerful conservation voters movement in 2018 and beyond.

We cannot miss this opportunity to ensure environmental champions are elected to office who will set Michigan back on course, now and for future generations.

Special remarks by Lisa Wozniak, executive director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters.

Please RSVP using the ticket link.

Location: 
220 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2106, United States

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Prepare for the November 6 Midterms

Date: 
Thu, Oct 4, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Prepare for the November 6 Midterm Election by attending a nonpartisan event at Henry Ford College’ Forfa Auditorium in Building L.

The Michigan Ballot Proposals will be explained, Pros & Cons of each, at 6 pm by Judy Karandjeff, Michigan League of Women Voters President.

Location: 
Henry Ford College
Address: 
5101 Evergreen Rd, Dearborn, Michigan 48128

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Michigan Distilled - PFAS in Michigan - Plymouth

Date: 
Tue, Sep 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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According to the latest testing data from the Department of Environmental Quality, more than 1.5 million Michigan residents have been drinking water contaminated with PFAS.

We invite you to join us at Liberty Street Brewing Company in Plymouth to hear about these emerging contaminants of concern. Michigan Environmental Council Policy Director James Clift and Huron River Watershed Council Executive Director Laura Rubin will share what we know, answer your questions, and discuss what Michigan should do next to address this issue.

Location: 
Liberty Street Brewing Co
Address: 
149 W Liberty St, Plymouth, Michigan 48170

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Up and Down the Ballot

Date: 
Thu, Sep 20, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Come and learn about the ballot proposals and get to know local candidates for judgeships and public offices in a meet and greet.

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Location: 
Farmington Library Auditorium
Address: 
32737 W. 12 mile rd., Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334

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What's on Your Ballot?

Date: 
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Three statewide proposals will appear on Michiganders' November 6 ballot. A representative from the League of Women Voters of Michigan will explain each state ballot issue and what your “yes” or “no” vote would mean.

Proposal 1: Recreational Marijuana
Proposal to authorize the personal possession and use of marijuana by individuals aged 21 years and older and control the commercial production and distribution of marijuana.

Location: 
Riverside Arts Center | Ypsilanti, MI
Address: 
76 N Huron St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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What's on Your Ballot?

Date: 
Thu, Oct 11, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Three statewide proposals will appear on Michiganders' November 6 ballot. A representative from the League of Women Voters of Michigan will explain each state ballot issue and what your “yes” or “no” vote would mean.

Proposal 1: Recreational Marijuana
Proposal to authorize the personal possession and use of marijuana by individuals aged 21 years and older and control the commercial production and distribution of marijuana.

Location: 
Ypsilanti District Library
Address: 
5577 Whittaker Road, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Electoral Reform via Ballot Initiatives

Date: 
Mon, Oct 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

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ELECTORIAL REFORM VIA BALLOT INITIATIVES
CLOSUP Lecture Series

Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.

The panel will look at two initiatives proposed for the November 2018 ballot: the Voters Not Politicians initiative to reform redistricting (Proposal 2), and the Promote the Vote initiative to expand voting and registration opportunities.

DETAILS:
-When: Monday, October 8 from 4:00-5:30pm
-Where: Weill Hall, Betty Ford Classroom 1110
735 S. State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-3091

Location: 
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Address: 
735 South State St, Ann Arbor

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