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10:53 am
Deadline for Entry: August 23, 2019 The Renaissance Artist and Architect Brunelleschi is credited with inventing linear perspective and so transformed spatial illusion. We are currently in the midst of a technological renaissance with virtual[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
‘Native only’ – examining how white privilege in TESOL is constructed, upheld and challenged in Facebook groups for migrant teachers of English in Thailand Recent critical examinations of the concepts of ‘nativeness’ and ‘native speaker’[...]
Wells Hall B243
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Come to the combined MATESOL/SLS orientation on Wednesday, August 21, 11am – 1pm; Wells B243.  We will have pizza galore!
B243 Wells
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
This session from 9 AM to 12 noon is for the new cohort of 2019 Second Language Studies (SLS) students. The SLS Faculty will join this group at 11 AM. Lunch and a meeting with[...]
B243 Wells Hall
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
All SLS students, faculty, and staff are welcome to lunch at noon! A meeting with all students follows from 1 to 2 PM. Potluck is at 5:30 PM. More info on the Potluck (where it[...]
B243 Wells Hall
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
This session from 1 to 2 PM is a meeting with all students, new and returning ones. Potluck is at 5:30 PM. More info on the Potluck (where it is, how to get their, car-pool[...]
B243 Wells Hall
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
6:00 pm
Potluck is at 6:00 PM. More info on the Potluck (where it is, how to get their, car-pool info) will be given out at the morning and afternoon meetings. New students do not need to[...]
TBA at the 1 PM meeting
9:00 am
GRADUATE STUDENT WELCOMING All NEW and RETURNING Graduate Students are invited to attend the annual orientation program for graduate students of Michigan State University. The Orientation and Resource Fair will take place on Saturday, August 24,[...]
MSU Union
12:00 pm
Free swag! Free food! Free ice cream! Free info! Come to the annual COGS cookout! It is for all graduate and professional students and their families! More info here: https://cogs.msu.edu/2019/05/fall-welcome-cookout/
Benefactors Plaza 
12:30 pm
  Library orientation for TESOL, Linguistics, and SLS students Monday, August 26, 12:30 – 2pm; Meet in the South lobby of the Main Library in seating area before 12:30.  Orientation will be in the Beal[...]
Meet in the South lobby of the Main Library in seating area before 12:30
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
New Spartans will meet other new students in their college, the Dean, Faculty, Academic Advisers and upper-class students. This session is an essential way to learn about what it takes to be successful at State.
MSU Union Ballroom
9:00 am
Please join us for a workshop on TBLT on Friday, August 30, 2019 Title:  Implementing Task-Based Language Teaching: From Theory to Practice, with Dr. Martin East, Professor, Auckland, New Zealand 9 AM to 11:30 AM,[...]
B104 Wells Hall
12:00 pm
Please join us for a research talk on on Friday, August 30, 2019 at noon. A light lunch will be served. Title:  The Teacher Variable in Task-based Language Teaching (TBLT), with Dr. Martin East, Professor,[...]
B342 Wells Hall
10:00 am
Doctoral dissertation defense: Please come and support Ms. Ji-Eun Irene Ahn as she defends her SLS Ph.D. thesis, “The effect of prior L1 knowledge on the implicit and explicit learning of L2 syntax from reading[...]
B243 Wells
12:00 am
Are you thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in language teaching? Consider applying to our 100% online program. Our spring admission deadline is October 15th. View our admission requirements here: http://maflt.cal.msu.edu/apply/ Want to try a[...]
Wells Hall
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – Nov 22 @ 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Accessibility is an integral part of our professional, educational, recreational, economic, and civic lives. But at the core of accessibility are people and their stories. This year at the Accessible Learning Conference, we’re providing a[...]
The Kellogg Center
Nov 28 @ 8:00 am – Nov 29 @ 9:00 am
8:00 am
Thanksgiving Break
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
All Michigan State University degree candidates who attend their commencement ceremony are recognized individually for their academic achievement.
Jack Breslin Student Event Center
Mar 2 @ 8:00 am – Mar 6 @ 9:00 am
8:00 am
Spring Break 2020
12:00 am
Are you thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in language teaching? Consider applying to our 100% online program. Our summer admissions deadline is April 1st. View our admission requirements here: http://maflt.cal.msu.edu/apply/ Want to try a[...]
Wells Hall
May 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
9:30 am
All Michigan State University degree candidates who attend their commencement ceremony are recognized individually for their academic achievement.
Jack Breslin Event Center
12:00 am
Are you thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in language teaching? Consider applying to our 100% online program. Our fall admission deadline is June 1st. View our admission requirements here: http://maflt.cal.msu.edu/apply/ Want to try a[...]
Wells Hall