UMM Preview 050314
A preview of public events at the University of Minnesota, Morris and elsewhere.
CAC Concerts Presents: Cloud Cult CAC Concerts is proud to welcome Cloud Cult back to UMM. The show will be held on the campus mall (rain site is the Student Center’s Edson Auditorium) on Saturday, May 3, at 4 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public.
Spring Square Dance Come on out to the Student Center’s Oyate Hall on Saturday, May 3, for live music and dancing, beginning at 9 p.m. A caller will guide dancers through the steps of each dance. All are welcome. Tickets are available for purchase.
Meiningens Staged Reading at East Side Park Meiningens Student Theatre is celebrating the end of the school year with a staged reading of three one-act plays by Anton Chekhov: The Proposal, The Bear, and The Anniversary. The reading will be held at East Side Park on 7th Street in Morris, on Sunday, May 4, at 5 p.m. The event is free to attend; donations are accepted.
Final Exams Spring semester final exams will take place Monday, May 5, through Thursday, May 8.
Spanish Conversation Table Please join us at La Mesa de Conversación en la Universidad de Minnesota, Morris, otherwise known as the Spanish Conversation Table at UMM, on Wednesday, May 7, from 6–7 p.m. in the Student Center’s Turtle Mountain Cafe. All are welcome. Students, faculty, staff, and community members have casual conversations in Spanish about a variety of topics. Meet new people and improve your Spanish.
51st Commencement Ceremony More than 375 UMM students will receive their degrees during the 51st Commencement on Saturday, May 10. The ceremony will take place on the campus mall (rain site is the P.E. Center) at 1:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend the ceremony, to watch the event streamed online, or to listen on KMRS/KKOK radio.