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Oct
14
Mon
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Coloring Page Contest
Oct 14 @ 6:56 pm – Nov 25 @ 7:56 pm
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Coloring Page Contest

Two Men and a Truck is holding a contest for a fresh coloring page design for Movers for Moms®.  Movers for Moms is our national giving program aimed to assist moms in need. All our franchise locations collect donations to deliver to women’s and family shelters every spring. The franchises partner with various organizations to collect these items and make Mother’s Day special for all moms, regardless of their circumstances. In 2019 alone, we collected more than 383,000 items in 44 states.

  • The design would be outlines in black and white for kids to color in at any of our Movers for Moms events and to put in the kits sent to all our franchises to give away.
  • Theme is family/moms. The design should stick in a childlike/cartoon type style (See attached pages for reference of our current coloring book).
  • Files accepted: Print Ready PDFs or Packaged Illustrator or InDesign files

Winner will have to sign a legal waiver granting us unlimited usage rights to the design and full intellectual property rights.

The winner will be selected by a panel of TMT Marketing personnel and will be informed via email that they won.

Prize: $200 Visa gift card

Contest will run Oct 14 – Nov 15

Winner will be announced Nov. 22

For more information about this contest, go here.

Oct
25
Fri
Japan Exchange and Teaching Program Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B-342
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

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 from over 54 countries have lived and worked in cities, towns, and villages throughout Japan. Join JET and become part of this exclusive network of like-minded international enthusiasts!

To learn more, come and join a JET Program representative who will be visiting MSU on Friday, October 25th, for an information session!

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.

 

Oct
28
Mon
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226

What do you want people to know about your undergraduate research? Do you find it difficult to communicate aspects of your research or creative activity? Dr. John Besley (Advertising & Public Relations) will help you define your communication goals and reach your target audience.

Oct
29
Tue
Running Start-Making a Living through Arts Partnerships @ Music Building, Room 141
Oct 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Running Start-Making a Living through Arts Partnerships @ Music Building, Room 141

If you’re interested in how the arts can reach beyond the gallery or concert hall, this workshop is for you!

Join Chicago Art Institute faculty member and Hyde Park Jazz Festival Director Kate Dumbleton for a lunch conversation on the role that performers, educators, composers, and artists can have in working with civic organizations to address social and cultural issues. We’ll cover ways to do social justice work, collaborative work, problem-solving in the arts, and how money flows in this work.

Around the World with FLTAs: Uzbekistan Event @ B-342 Wells Hall
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Bring your lunch and get familiar with the traditions, cuisine and sightseeing of Uzbekistan!

 

Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310

Are you interested in completing an internship in Washington D.C. this summer while earning MSU credit?  The MSU College of Arts & Letters partners with an organization in D.C. that identifies customized internship placements for students in industries such as historical/archival research, advertising, politics and law, NGOs/nonprofits, community services, social entrepreneurship, government/policy, and more.

Housing, internship placements, professional development workshops, and on-site activities are included in the program fee. Visit the D.C. Study Away Internship web page for more information or to apply.

 

Live Lit Fall 2019 @ LookOut! Gallery Snyder Hall
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm
Live Lit Fall 2019 @ LookOut! Gallery Snyder Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Please join the Creative Writing Program and the RCAH Center for Poetry for Live Lit, a showcase of undergraduate writing, featuring the work of Cassandra Bloomingdale, Madeline Bradley, and Hannah Ramirez.

The three readers will also engage in conversation about writing and craft with Romeo Oriogun, author of  The Origin of Butterflies, published through the New Generation African Poets Chapbook Series.  The event will be held Tuesday, October 29, at 7 pm in the LookOut Gallery of Snyder-Phillips Hall.  The event is free and open to the public.

Oct
30
Wed
Business Model Workshop @ Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Business Model Workshop @ Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab

Whether you’re a student pursuing the minor in Entrepreneurship, improving an existing business, or launching a new idea in the Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab, you’re facing the challenge of creating a strong, profitable business model that will compete in today’s marketplace.

The Business Model Canvas is a strategic management and entrepreneurial tool to describe, design, challenge, invent, or pivot your business. Intrigued?

Then come receive one-on-one support and guidance from experienced entrepreneurial faculty at Michigan State University.

What’s the catch? Nothing! Let’s work together to build your business.

Oct
31
Thu
MSU FIlm Collective: US @ B122 Wells Hall
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
MSU FIlm Collective: US @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

10/31 Us (dir. Jordan Peele, 2019)

Presented by Jeff Wray

Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.