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MSU Broad | MATTER(S): Bridging Research in the Arts and Sciences
MSU Broad | MATTER(S): Bridging Research in the Arts and Sciences @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
Oct 17 2018 – Feb 3 2019 all-day
MSU Broad | MATTER(S): Bridging Research in the Arts and Sciences @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
This exhibition brings together new and recent projects by participants in the BRIDGE Artist-in-Residence Program at Michigan State University—a three-year-long initiative connecting international, cutting-edge artists with faculty and students across the university’s many colleges. With[...]
MSU Comics Forum Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition
MSU Comics Forum Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition @ MSU Main Library
Jan 15 – Feb 24 all-day
MSU Comics Forum Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
MSU Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition “Take off! Comics from the Great White North!” at the Main Library, Special Collections Gallery.
Reimagining First-Year Writing for STEM Students as Experiential Learning in Science Studies: Marisa Brandt 12:00 pm
Reimagining First-Year Writing for STEM Students as Experiential Learning in Science Studies: Marisa Brandt @ International Center, Spartan Rooms
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Reimagining First-Year Writing for STEM Students as Experiential Learning in Science Studies: Marisa Brandt @ International Center, Spartan Rooms | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Marisa Brandt is Professor in the History, Philosophy, & Sociology of STEM. Professor Brandt will discuss her effort at Lyman Briggs College to rethink the Tier 1 writing course, LB 133, and how her work[...]
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A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X 3:30 pm
A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 4 @ 3:30 pm
A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
A Special Presentation by Zaheer Ali of the Brooklyn Historical Society and New York University. Cosponsored by MSU African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, Department of Religious[...]
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Innovate State Speaker Series: Zoe Zappitell 6:00 pm
Innovate State Speaker Series: Zoe Zappitell @ Erikson Hall Kiva
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Innovate State Speaker Series: Zoe Zappitell @ Erikson Hall Kiva | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Zoe Zappitell is a Professional Writing MSU alumnus who will give a one-hour talk about her experiences with being the Product Manager at Zynga for the Innovate State speaker series.
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Student Forum on Antisemistism 6:30 pm
Student Forum on Antisemistism @ MSU Hillel Jewish Student Center
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Student Forum on Antisemistism @ MSU Hillel Jewish Student Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Forum for students to share and/or hear from fellow students about experiences of antisemitism at MSU. Hillel Staff and Serling faculty will be at the forum. A kosher dinner from Woody’s Oasis will be provided.
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By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition 6:00 pm
By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm
By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
BY WAY OF REVOLUTION Solo exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. February 8 – March 29, 2019 Reception Friday, February 8 6–8pm   Please join (SCENE) Metrospace and the[...]
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital 12:00 pm
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Michigan State University’s College of Arts & Letters will host Jessica Marie Johnson, assistant professor of history at Johns Hopkins University, for a talk “Dark Codex: History, Blackness and the Digital.” Johnson is a historian of Atlantic[...]
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The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours 7:00 pm
The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours @ Kellogg Center Auditorium
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours @ Kellogg Center Auditorium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Join the Brothers Yares (Gavri-Tov and Ami) for a music-filled journey stretching from their pastoral upbringing in the sprawling New Jersey suburbs to the hills of Jerusalem, the shores of Jafa and back again. Their[...]
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The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam 6:30 pm
The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm
The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
A Special Presentation by Professor Ula Yvette Taylor, H. Michael and Jeanne Williams Chair of African American Studies & African Diaspora Studies, University of California-Berkeley. Cosponsored by African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program,[...]
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth 7:00 pm
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ Wells Hall B-342
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ Wells Hall B-342 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to join a discussion of Nathan Englander’s new book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth in anticipation of his lecture on this book on February 25th.
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Comics Forum, Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion 7:00 pm
Comics Forum, Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion @ MSU Main Library
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm
Comics Forum, Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion – Green Lanterns vol. 1 (rebirth): Rage Planet with Dr. Julian Chambliss and Dr. Salah Hassan at MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
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Water School: Write-In 4:00 pm
Water School: Write-In @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Water School: Write-In @  Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Spend the afternoon inhabiting artist Oscar Tuazon’s Zome Alloy sculpture and allow the space to provide inspiration as we gather for a writing experience focused on issues surrounding water and sustainability. Come as you are—we’ll[...]
Artist in Residence Lecture: Helina Metaferia 7:00 pm
Artist in Residence Lecture: Helina Metaferia @ Broad Art Museum
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm
Artist in Residence Lecture: Helina Metaferia @ Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Helina Metaferia is one of the two artists invited for the Spring Critical Race Studies Residency program. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her work, “(Middle) Passage for Dreams”[...]
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture 7:00 pm
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture @ MSU Broad Art Museum
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture @ MSU Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
HELINA METAFERIA / FEBRUARY 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Helina Metaferia is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her research[...]
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Java & Jam | CAL Excel Network 6:00 pm
Java & Jam | CAL Excel Network @ MSU Broad Art Lab
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Java & Jam | CAL Excel Network @ MSU Broad Art Lab | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The College of Arts & Letters Excel Network is excited to host our annual event Java & Jam! Join us for free coffee and live music while you network and chat with MSU alumni representing[...]
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Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Zachary Kaiser 12:00 pm
Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Zachary Kaiser @ International Center, Spartan Rooms
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Zachary Kaiser @ International Center, Spartan Rooms | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Zachary Kaiser is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Experience Architecture. His lecture is titled, The Redistribution of the Sensible: Building an Interdisciplinary/Interventionist Praxis.
“Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves”: What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century 2:00 pm
“Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves”: What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century @ 256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
"Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves": What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century @ 256 Old Horticulture | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
In New York City in the 20th Century, Jews officially changed their names at a much higher rate than other groups. Antisemitism and Jewish desires for upward mobility combined to help propel this phenomenon. But[...]
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name 3:30 pm
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name @ 256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name @ 256 Old Horticulture | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faculty, students, and the community are welcome to discuss with Dr. Kirsten Fermaglich (Associate Professor, History and Jewish Studies) her recently published book, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: a History of Jewish Name Changing[...]
Comics Forum, Creator Keynote Address with Seth 7:00 pm
Comics Forum, Creator Keynote Address with Seth @ MSU Main Library
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Comics Forum, Creator Keynote Address with Seth @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Creator Keynote Address with Seth, in MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
Comics Forum, Public Reception 8:30 pm
Comics Forum, Public Reception @ MSU Main Library
Feb 22 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Comics Forum, Public Reception @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Public Reception with Seth and Qiana Whitted in MSU’s Main Library, Green Room, 4th floor west.
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Comics Forum, Artist Alley and Panel Discussions 10:30 am
Comics Forum, Artist Alley and Panel Discussions @ MSU Main Library
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
Comics Forum, Artist Alley and Panel Discussions @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Artist Alley and Panel Discussions at MSU’s Main Library, 3rd floor west
Comics Forum, Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library 10:30 am
Comics Forum, Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library @ MSU Main Library
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am
Comics Forum, Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library, home of the world’s largest public collection of comic books), reservation required, walk-ups not admitted. Email emcordes@lib.msu.edu with subject heading: MSU COMICS COLLECTION TOUR.
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED 12:00 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
Comics Forum, Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted 12:00 pm
Comics Forum, Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted @ MSU Main Library
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Comics Forum, Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted @ MSU Main Library | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted at MSU’s Main Library, Digital Scholarship Lab Flex Space, 2nd floor west.
Learning Symposium: A Conversation Among CALLeagues 1:00 pm
Learning Symposium: A Conversation Among CALLeagues @ Wells Hall (B-Wing Classrooms)
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learning Symposium: A Conversation Among CALLeagues @ Wells Hall (B-Wing Classrooms) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The primary activity at this event will be low-stakes, open house-style Table Presentations with “lightning talks” focusing specifically on Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and ed tech tools and practices more generally. MSU’s Center for Language[...]
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An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth 7:00 pm
An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ MSU Library Green Room
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ MSU Library Green Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Nathan Englander (Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, New York University) will discuss his recently published book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth. He is also the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the[...]
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