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Oct
16
Wed
Unpacking Your International Experiences @ Student Services Building, Room 113
Oct 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Wondering how to talk about your study abroad or international experience to employers? This workshop will help you explain your international experiences so that they are meaningful to employers and graduate schools. We’ll discuss all the ways you can share your international experiences on your resume, and how to talk about them in interviews. You’ll hear experiences from students in Spartans Abroad Global Ambassadors (SAGA – study abroad student group), International Student Association (ISA), and Career Peers (Career Services student employees). Students that have studied abroad, international students, or students that have spent time abroad, may benefit from this program.

 

Oct
17
Thu
Incorporating 21st-century Skills Into Museum Practices Presentation @ Kedzie Hall, Room S107
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm
Incorporating 21st-century Skills Into Museum Practices Presentation @ Kedzie Hall, Room S107

Prof. Stephanie Grimes will speak about “Incorporating 21st-Century Skills Into Museum Practices,”  on Thursday, October 17 at 6 pm in room S107 Kedzie. Stephanie Grimes is an Art Historian and Digital Scholarship Strategist. Grimes creates digital resources for cultural institutions, focusing on the intersection of digital scholarship and public engagement. Grimes is committed to increasing both usability and innovation within the arts
and humanities.

This talk is part of the Art, Art History and Design Visiting Artist and Scholar Series.  Grimes used to be the DH coordinator at Ball State University, but before that, she worked at the Getty and the National Gallery in DC.

For more information, please contact Prof. Jon Frey, freyjona@msu.edu.

Oct
22
Tue
CAL – Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CAL - Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303

Readjusting to a new culture can be tricky but coming home has its challenges as well. Mark your calendar for this important workshop that is meant to help our CAL study abroad returnees! Refreshments will be provided! Please RSVP on Handshake.

This workshop will:
•          Give you the chance to share your experiences with other returning students
•          Provide resources to help you stay connected to the culture and language
•          Teach you how to leverage your study abroad experience to impress future employers

Oct
23
Wed
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310

Chad Frost, Program Coordinator for the Japan Center for Michigan Universities (JCMU), joins Middlebury Institute of International Studies’ (MIIS) Enrollment Advisor, Carol Johnson, for an informative presentation with Q&A about upcoming study abroad opportunities and why graduate school could be the right next step for you. Attendees will learn more about:

· Study abroad opportunities through JCMU.

· What constitutes an international career?

· The skills and experiences necessary for establishing an international career.

· Whether a graduate program is the right next step.

· How foreign language and experiential learning are integrated into all MIIS degrees.

· Special guaranteed MIIS scholarships for JCMU participants and applicants for several MIIS MA degrees

MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Career Fair Description

NO RSVP REQUIRED. OPEN TO PUBLIC.

This event is in the Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th floor Huntington Club

Here’s your chance to meet with reps from 130+ schools offering graduate programs in law, health, science, business, public affairs, arts, humanities and more! Students of all majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend!

Here’s some popular schools who’ve attended last year’s fair:

  • Baylor
  • Boston College
  • Indiana University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Michigan State University
  • Northwestern University
  • Notre Dame
  • Ohio State University
  • Penn State University
  • Purdue University
  • U.C. San Diego
  • University Illinois
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Wake Forest

Parking: TBA

Dress Code: Strive to look nice, but it’s okay to come as you are from classes or work!

Sustainability is a high priority at Michigan State University. We appreciate your efforts to help us Be Spartan Green..

  • Printed maps/company layouts will be available at the event.
  • Carpool when possible.

Questions? Contact Us:

MSU Career Services @ the Stadium: (517) 884-1300

CareerEvents@csp.msu.edu

Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235

Are you thinking about pursuing an advanced degree at some point? If so, join the Career Services Network to learn and chat about important aspects to consider such as the application process, types of degrees, preparation, funding, workload, gap years, and outcomes.

This event occurs during MSU’s Graduate and Law School Fair which takes place in the same building . So, attend the discussion and then go upstairs to check out the fair! How convenient!

The event takes place in the Varsity ‘S’ Clubroom of the Spartan Stadium Office Tower (room 235) at 325 W Shaw Ln. This opportunity is open to undergraduate students of all majors and levels (freshmen through recent alumni).

Oct
27
Sun
New In Student Call for Proposals & Performance @ MSU Broad Art Lab
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New In Student Call for Proposals & Performance @ MSU Broad Art Lab | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
This monthly series features MSU students as the MSU Broad Art Lab becomes a laboratory to develop and showcase music, dance, poetry, film, or something we haven’t even thought of yet. Join us and support the experimentation of these creative Spartans across campus.

Held at the Art Lab, located directly across the street from the museum at 565 E Grand River Ave., East Lansing, MI 48823.

RSVP on Facebook 

Call for Submissions

Are you a student performer looking for a venue to hone your craft? Or maybe you’re simply a
student with a great idea and a dream. The MSU Broad is now welcoming submissions for our New in Student Performance program! This monthly open call series features students—like you—as the MSU Broad Art Lab becomes a laboratory to develop and showcase your creative research.

How to Apply
Please submit a completed application and work samples to wordmich@msu.edu. Accepted sample materials include: links to personal websites, mp4 video files, mp3 audio files, and still images. MSU FileDepot is recommended for larger files. Incomplete applications, including those without sample materials, unfortunately, won’t be considered. Contact Michelle Word, Director of Education, at wordmich@msu.edu if you have questions about applying.

 

Nov
8
Fri
Teaching Abroad Info Session @ Student Services Building, Room 113
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Teaching Abroad Info Session @ Student Services Building, Room 113

This information session is designed for students from all majors who are interested in teaching abroad. You will hear from panelists who have participated in a variety of teaching abroad experiences. Open to all majors!

Join us to:

– Explore teaching abroad options

– Hear from representatives from the JET Program, Peace Corps, MA TESOL and TESOL Minor, Volunteer English Tutoring Program, Fulbright Program

– Learn how to navigate the application process Questions?

Contact Jennifer Gansler (gansler@msu.edu) or Cindy Walter (walterc2@msu.edu)

Nov
15
Fri
Learning Abroad Conference @ MSU International Center
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Learning Abroad Conference @ MSU International Center

MSU Learning Abroad Conference (LAC) features presentations from students returned from international learning experiences and international students currently studying abroad here in East Lansing.  Since its inception in 2012, over 300 students have presented at the annual conference.  Domestic and International students from all academic levels—first year undergraduates to doctoral students—and a variety of academic disciplines have participated.  They have utilized the LAC as an opportunity to share their education abroad experiences with fellow students, family, friends, and the greater MSU community.  Presentations include a variety of formats such as poetry, journal entries, music compositions, video, and more.

Nov
19
Tue
International Internship Info Session @ International Center, Room 303
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
International Internship Info Session @ International Center, Room 303

Learn how you can go abroad while gaining internship experience and earning academic credit.  See below for program links.   Programs include housing, orientation, internship placement, and more. Highlighted internship locations include Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Ireland, South Africa, Spain & the United Kingdom.  The application deadline for summer 2020 programs is February 1.  For more information on a particular program, visit the following program web pages: