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THEN NOW Painting and Drawings by Dianne Wolter
THEN NOW Painting and Drawings by Dianne Wolter @ MSU Union Art Gallery
Aug 3 – Oct 5 all-day
THEN NOW Painting and Drawings by Dianne Wolter @ MSU Union Art Gallery | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
THEN NOW Featuring Dianne Wolter’s paintings and sculptures. August 3- October 5, 2018 Reception September 8, 3-5PM   ARTIST STATEMENT Painting provides me a process driven opportunity to experiment, discover, manipulate, play, and sometimes even[...]
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Career Coaching at the MSU Local Job & Internship Fair 2:00 pm
Career Coaching at the MSU Local Job & Internship Fair
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Career Coaching at the MSU Local Job & Internship Fair @ East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Drop in anytime during the MSU Local Job & Internship Fair to talk with a career coach! We can help you : • Game plan your part-time job or internship search strategy • Practice your[...]
MSU Local Job and Internship Fair 2018 2:00 pm
MSU Local Job and Internship Fair 2018 @ Spartan Stadium
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MSU Local Job and Internship Fair 2018 @ Spartan Stadium
Sponsored by Jackson National Life, this event is open to all MSU students looking for a part-time job or internship while in school. Local businesses, non-profits, government agencies and MSU departments will be present to talk with[...]
Workshop In Scholarly Publishing 2:30 pm
Workshop In Scholarly Publishing @ MANLY MILES, 117
Sep 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Workshop In Scholarly Publishing @ MANLY MILES, 117
MEETING 1 (09/05) WHAT IS UNIVERSITY PRESS PUBLISHING? INTRODUCTION TO MSUP & THE AUP MEETING 2 (09/19) WHAT DOES AN EDITOR DO? ACQUISITIONS, MANUSCRIPTS, AND BEYOND MEETING 3 (10/03) THE ART OF ACQUISITIONS: FINDING BOOKS,[...]
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Getting Started with Digital Humanities 3:30 pm
Getting Started with Digital Humanities @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Sep 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Getting Started with Digital Humanities @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
This introductory workshop provides Digital Humanities beginners with an overview of Digital Humanities values, project examples, and a chance to try some beginner tools and techniques. Presented by Devin Higgins, Megan Kudzia, Kristen Mapes, and[...]
MSU Film Collective: 9 TO 5 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: 9 TO 5 @ B122 Wells Hall
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: 9 TO 5 @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
9 to 5 (Colin Higgins, 1980) Presented by Ellen McCallum Pour yourself a cup of ambition and revel in the madcap workplace comedy 9 to 5. This 1980 film crested the second wave of feminism, as the[...]
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SoSLAP’s Surviving Grad School Panel 9:00 am
SoSLAP’s Surviving Grad School Panel @ Wells Hall B243
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
SoSLAP's Surviving Grad School Panel @ Wells Hall B243
You are invited to the annual “Surviving Grad School” panel, organized by SOSLAP. The panel, teamed by Drs. Dustin De Felice, Senta Goertler, Patti Spinner, Amanda Lanier & Charlene Polio, gives you a chance to ask[...]
Outside the Lines: Michel Parmentier’s Early Experiments 7:00 pm
Outside the Lines: Michel Parmentier’s Early Experiments @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Outside the Lines: Michel Parmentier's Early Experiments @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
This in-depth conversation will examine Michel Parmentier’s early experiments in painting and his collaborations with artists Daniel Buren, Olivier Mosset, and Niele Toroni. Dr. Philip Armstrong, Professor of Comparative Studies at The Ohio State University,[...]
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Integrity in Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities 3:00 pm
Integrity in Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities @ 108 Bessey Hall
Sep 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Integrity in Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities @ 108 Bessey Hall
Professor James Pivarnik (MSU’s Research Integrity Officer) will talk about responsible conduct of research (RCR), identifying and defining federal definitions of research misconduct (falsification, fabrication and plagiarism), and resources available on campus for undergraduate researchers.[...]
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Voters Not Politicians Recruitment Information Session 4:30 pm
Voters Not Politicians Recruitment Information Session @ JMC Library, Case Hall 3rd Floor
Sep 12 @ 4:30 pm
Voters Not Politicians Recruitment Information Session @ JMC Library, Case Hall 3rd Floor
A nonpartisan, grassroots ballot initiative working to end gerrymandering in Michigan is seeking student interns to help with the campaign!
Running Start – Arts in Motion: Beyond Campus 5:00 pm
Running Start – Arts in Motion: Beyond Campus @ 241 - Music Building
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Running Start - Arts in Motion: Beyond Campus @ 241 - Music Building | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Wish there were more opportunities to connect with our local community through the arts? Interested in creating partnerships, performances, events, venues, and projects in the City of East Lansing for 2018-19? Come meet students from[...]
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Donuts & Distributions: Quantitative Research Methods Reading Group 10:00 am
Donuts & Distributions: Quantitative Research Methods Reading Group @ Wells Hall A334
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Donuts & Distributions: Quantitative Research Methods Reading Group @ Wells Hall A334
Basics in R (R studio, installation, import files, running code, useful resources)  SLA researchers have been increasingly using R (a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics; see more details here) to perform data cleaning and[...]
MSU Film Collective: FACES PLACES 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: FACES PLACES @ B122 Wells Hall
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: FACES PLACES @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faces Places (Agnes Varda and JR, 2017) Presented by Alexandra Hidalgo Director Agnès Varda and photographer and muralist JR journey through rural France and form an unlikely friendship.
Learning About Undergraduate Research 7:30 pm
Learning About Undergraduate Research @ 304 Bessey Hall
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learning About Undergraduate Research @ 304 Bessey Hall
Make research an integral part of your MSU experience! Come learn about the opportunities available for involvement in research and creative activities at Michigan State. You can expect a short presentation, discussion, and Q &[...]
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COMMAND+ N Group Art Exhibition 1:00 pm
COMMAND+ N Group Art Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm
COMMAND+ N Group Art Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Please stop into (SCENE) Metrospace to see our latest exhibition traveling to us from Bloomington, Indiana where it was recently on view at I Fell Gallery. COMMAND + N was co-curated by Anna Buckner and[...]
Testing & Tasting: Language Assessment Research and Reading Group 10:00 am
Testing & Tasting: Language Assessment Research and Reading Group @ Wells Hall B243
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Testing & Tasting: Language Assessment Research and Reading Group @ Wells Hall B243 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Testing & Tasting (or the language assessment research and reading group) is a group for practitioners and researchers interested in language testing and assessment. Meetings provide a forum for both faculty and students to learn[...]
Workshop: Going on the Job Market 11:30 am
Workshop: Going on the Job Market @ B342 Wells Hall
Sep 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Workshop: Going on the Job Market @ B342 Wells Hall
Come learn about what job searches in applied linguistics entail, with Drs. Susan Gass and Paula Winke, noon to 1 PM, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, Room B342.
Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good 12:00 pm
Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good @ International Center, Spartan Rooms
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good @ International Center, Spartan Rooms | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Digital Humanities and Professor of English will be presenting Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read a summary of her talk below:[...]
Practice Talk: “Predicting CEFR proficiency level using grammatical criterial features” by Susie Kim 3:00 pm
Practice Talk: “Predicting CEFR proficiency level using grammatical criterial features” by Susie Kim @ B243 Wells
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Practice Talk: "Predicting CEFR proficiency level using grammatical criterial features" by Susie Kim @ B243 Wells
  Join SLS student Susie Kim, who will be giving a practice talk for a corpus linguistics conference. Friday, September 14, Wells B243 from 3-4pm Title: Predicting CEFR proficiency level using grammatical criterial features In[...]
Broad Underground || Alien Wonders 7:30 pm
Broad Underground || Alien Wonders @ Broad Art Museum Sculpture Garden
Sep 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Broad Underground || Alien Wonders @ Broad Art Museum Sculpture Garden | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Alien Wonders (& Paranoid Fantasies) 7:30pm • Friday, September 14, 2018 • Broad Art Museum Sculpture Garden • MSU Join us outdoors and under the stars for an out-of-this-world film experience featuring sci‑fi cinema, programmed in[...]
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Israel at 70 Conference–MSU Jewish Studies Program 8:30 am
Israel at 70 Conference–MSU Jewish Studies Program @ Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
Sep 16 @ 8:30 am – Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm
Israel at 70 Conference--MSU Jewish Studies Program @ Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The Jewish Studies Program at Michigan State University Presents Israel at 70: Complexity, Challenge, and Creativity Sunday, September 16, and Monday, September 17, 2018 MSU Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center 219 S Harrison Rd, East[...]
Israel at 70 Conference
Israel at 70 Conference @ Kellogg Center
Sep 16 – Sep 17 all-day
Israel at 70 Conference @ Kellogg Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel and reflect on that history, the Michigan State University Jewish Studies Program is very proud to sponsor its largest academic conference ever:[...]
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Shaniqua Davis, Innovate State Speaker Series 6:00 pm
Shaniqua Davis, Innovate State Speaker Series @ Erikson Hall Kiva
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm
Shaniqua Davis, Innovate State Speaker Series @ Erikson Hall Kiva
The Innovate State Speaker Series at MSU is a collaborative program designed to connect forward-thinking speakers with students and professionals interested in innovation and entrepreneurship. Topics include startups, new business creation, leadership and team-building, customer acquisition, fundraising[...]
In The Field With Scott Hocking 7:00 pm
In The Field With Scott Hocking @ Broad Art Museum
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm
In The Field With Scott Hocking @ Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Artist Scott Hocking will discuss his work The Sleeper (Cowcatcher), a site-specific installation comprised of old railroad ties and other artifacts that draws upon the natural and industrial histories of Michigan, from forests and lumber to[...]
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Colloquium: Daniel Fandino, Erica Holt, & Kate Birdsall 12:00 pm
Colloquium: Daniel Fandino, Erica Holt, & Kate Birdsall @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Colloquium: Daniel Fandino, Erica Holt, & Kate Birdsall @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Hear from recipients of Digital Humanities Summer Seed Grant funding. Learn about The Longhua Civilian Assembly Center project, and the Digital & Community Publishing Collective.
Peace Corps Application Workshop 6:30 pm
Peace Corps Application Workshop @ 204 International Center
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm
Peace Corps Application Workshop @ 204 International Center
Learn how to prepare a resume and motivation statement to make your Peace Corps application as competitive as possible. The MSU Peace Corps recruiters along with current Peace Corps invitees will walk you through the[...]
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Language Careers in Intelligence 5:00 pm
Language Careers in Intelligence @ Wells B342
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Language Careers in Intelligence @ Wells B342
Speak directly with National Security Agency (NSA) employees to learn about the variety of career opportunities at the Agency. This session will specifically cover foreign language and intelligence analysis career paths, to include entry level[...]
Third Thursday with Curt Schreiber, Chief Design Officer @ VSA Partners 6:00 pm
Third Thursday with Curt Schreiber, Chief Design Officer @ VSA Partners @ The Hub, D-101 Wells Hall
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Third Thursday with Curt Schreiber, Chief Design Officer @ VSA Partners @ The Hub, D-101 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The Third Thursday Speaker Series is a monthly lecture series that is sponsored by the College of Arts & Letters Excel Network and the Graphic Design Program in the Department of Art, Art History, and[...]
MSU Film Collective: DOR 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: DOR @ B122 Wells Hall
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: DOR @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Dor (Nagesh Kukunoor, 2006) Presented by Sitara Thobani Expanding upon themes of separation, loss, migration and gender, Dor (2006) draws attention to those aspects of contemporary migrant labour that are often overlooked. Based on true events, the film[...]
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Financing Education Abroad 2:00 pm
Financing Education Abroad @ 115 International Center
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financing Education Abroad @ 115 International Center
Do you want to participate in an education abroad program but are not sure how to pay for it? The Office for Education Abroad and the Office of Financial Aid have teamed up to offer[...]
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One Good Day 2:00 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
MSU College of Arts & Letters’ Department of Theatre and MSUFCU Institute for Arts & Creativity at Wharton Center present… One Good Day Book & Lyrics by Liz Suggs Music by Rona Siddiqui Staged Concert Directed[...]
Travel the World in a Day! 2:00 pm
Travel the World in a Day! @ B135 Wells Hall
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Travel the World in a Day! @ B135 Wells Hall
Travel the world in a day! Our free event showcases different countries and cultures. We introduce the cultures and languages, play games, sing songs, and do arts and crafts. It is an opportunity to travel the[...]
One Good Day 7:30 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
MSU College of Arts & Letters’ Department of Theatre and MSUFCU Institute for Arts & Creativity at Wharton Center present… One Good Day Book & Lyrics by Liz Suggs Music by Rona Siddiqui Staged Concert Directed[...]
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One Good Day 2:00 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm
One Good Day @ Wharton Center
MSU College of Arts & Letters’ Department of Theatre and MSUFCU Institute for Arts & Creativity at Wharton Center present… One Good Day Book & Lyrics by Liz Suggs Music by Rona Siddiqui Staged Concert Directed[...]
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Tool Time: Chronicling America 11:30 am
Tool Time: Chronicling America @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library)
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tool Time: Chronicling America @ Digital Scholarship Lab (Main Library) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The Library of Congress’s Chronicling America project has digitized and published 13.5 million pages of US newspapers from 1789 to 1963. Many people use their interface to search and browse images of the pages, but[...]
Jesse Reed Visiting Artist Lecture 6:00 pm
Jesse Reed Visiting Artist Lecture @ 109 South Kedzie Hall
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Jesse Reed Visiting Artist Lecture @ 109 South Kedzie Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
JESSE REED / SEPTEMBER 25 / 109 S KEDZIE / 6PM Jesse Reed is a graphic designer living and working in New York City. He co-founded the independent publishing imprint, Standards Manual, in 2014 and[...]
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Melissa Elliot, “Sonic Spaces of Madness: The Role of Music in Konrad Wolf’s Goya” 2:00 pm
Internships in Cape Town Info Session 5:00 pm
Internships in Cape Town Info Session @ JMC Library (322 South Case)
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm
Internships in Cape Town Info Session @ JMC Library (322 South Case)
This program in Cape Town, South Africa is designed to engage students in a variety of internship fields that reflect their professional interests. Internship opportunities include areas such as human rights, law & public policy,[...]
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Careers in Business Fair 7:00 pm
Careers in Business Fair @ Breslin Center
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Careers in Business Fair @ Breslin Center
This event is held in the Breslin Center and focuses on the field of business. Open to undergrads and MBA/graduate students, employers will be presenting both internships and full-time opportunities. Date:  9/27/18 Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm Location: Breslin Center Next Day Interviews[...]
MSU Film Collective: THE SOLITARY LIFE OF CRANES and LONDON 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THE SOLITARY LIFE OF CRANES and LONDON @ B122 Wells Hall
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THE SOLITARY LIFE OF CRANES and LONDON @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The Solitary Life of Cranes (Eva Weber, 2008) and London (Patrick Keiller, 1994) Presented by Lyn Goeringer In The Solitary Life of Cranes, crane operators high above a city observe the comings and goings of people. Patrick Keiller’s London follows offscreen ex-lovers around[...]
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Workshop: Writing Research Papers 9:00 am
Workshop: Writing Research Papers @ Wells Hall B443
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Workshop: Writing Research Papers @ Wells Hall B443
Workshop: Writing Research Papers Presenter(s): The Writing Center
Caring about Health Services: Humanities-Driven Healthcare Reform 12:00 pm
Caring about Health Services: Humanities-Driven Healthcare Reform @ International Center, Spartan Rooms
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Caring about Health Services: Humanities-Driven Healthcare Reform @ International Center, Spartan Rooms | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Dawn Opel, Assistant Professor of Digital Media and User Experience, Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, will be presenting Caring about Health Services: Humanities-Driven Healthcare Reform as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read[...]
Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program Info Session 2:30 pm
Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program Info Session @ B342 Wells
Sep 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program Info Session @ B342 Wells
The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program offers young professionals the opportunity to work in Japan as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) or Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs). Since 1987, more than 67,000 JET Program participants[...]
Guest Lecture: Dr. Hayo Reinders, “Task-based Lang. Learning & BEYOND the Classroom” 3:00 pm
Guest Lecture: Dr. Hayo Reinders, “Task-based Lang. Learning & BEYOND the Classroom” @ B243 Wells Hall
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Guest Lecture: Dr. Hayo Reinders, "Task-based Lang. Learning & BEYOND the Classroom" @ B243 Wells Hall
Come and hear Dr. Reinders’s talk “Task-based Language Learning & Teaching BEYOND the Classroom.” Abstract: With their focus on genuine interaction and real-world outcomes, tasks lend themselves well to preparing learners for and supporting them[...]
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