Northwood Fellows Events 2020-2021

In the Northwood community, the Transdisciplinary Fellows are committed to creating programming to support the residents as well as the family members that reside with them. Bridging Diversity, Looking Inward at your Outlook, Using the Lens of Lifelong Learning, and Exploring Your True North are some of the goals we explore through the year.




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Join us for a photo editing workshop using Adobe Lightroom (free to download/use for UM students)

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Join us for a fun game of trivia!

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An Oscar-nominated documentary narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO explores the continued peril America faces from institutionalized racism.


Please watch the documentary beforehand here: https://umich.kanopy.com/video/i-am-not-your-negro

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Tasha, Samita, and Rawan

Back by popular demand, virtual trivia is back!! Come show your competitive side and learn some new facts, meet other grad students, and show off your knowledge! There will be 60 questions over 3 categories, and the event should last an hour. Please register on Sessions for planning purposes. Hope to see you there!

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Attend any of the Latinx Heritage Month events offered here: https://sites.google.com/umich.edu/lhm-com/events?authuser=0, and come out to share and discuss any of them. 

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Samita Gumber

Experience the calmness within you in the daily virtual short meditation sessions that include simple stretching and breathing exercises followed by short 15 minute meditation. Learn how to focus on your breathing and getting into the habit of it at 5 p.m. daily.

Sign up for the event either at sessions link or email at sgumber@umich.edu

Join Zoom Meeting

https://umich-health.zoom.us/j/97525245349?pwd=OUg1ZXZLYmh3TFNBdXJRMEM0VmY4QT09

Meeting ID: 975 2524 5349

Passcode: 076522

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Samita Gumber

Join the Fit4life club to get fitter every day, and enter a raffle for exciting prizes. Each week there will be simple challenges. Click a picture of completing the challenge and your name will be entered in the list of residents who completed the challenge. A winner will be drawn randomly from the list by end of the challenge week. Following are the challenges for the month of October:

Week 1- 7th October- 13th October: 400 calories in a day for 4 out of 7 days.

Week 2- 14th October- 20th October: 400 calories in a day for 5 out of 7 days.

Week 3- 21st October- 27th October: 500 calories in a day for 5 out of 7 days.

Snapshots of activity tracking app over phone/smartwatch /any other device will work. 

Sign up for the event at sessions page or email at sgumber@umich.edu to join the club. Please feel free to email your questions/concerns.


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Rawan & Samita & Tasmine
Please join us at this virtual meet and greet to meet your Northwood transdisciplinary fellows and other residents in our community! If you're a new resident, this is a great opportunity to meet other residents/graduate students :)
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Now that it's one of the prettiest times of the year with fall foliage, join us for a photo storytelling event! Snap some pictures or use ones you've taken this year. Tell us all about your photo whether it's location, conditions, composition, or an interesting memory/fact about it. Best photo(s) may be featured in future housing newsletters.

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Northwood Fellows Events 2020-2021
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