EVENTS

Calendar

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
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
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
Career Fair Description 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[...]
Spartan Stadium
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
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Education Abroad Expo is a comprehensive information event for anyone interested in learning more about the many exciting education abroad opportunities available at Michigan State University. Close to 200 exhibits displaying information about MSU’s[...]
The Breslin Center
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3:00 pm
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[...]
Spartan Stadium