EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 20 – Mar 10 all-day
12:00 am
IN THE ABSENCE OF SIGHT A Solo Exhibition featuring the work of Alejandro T. Acierto, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies January 19 – March 10, 2018 RECEPTION January 19, 6-8PM, REMARKS 7PM Join us Friday,[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
12:00 am
WATER Puerto Rico……Flint a Human Right Exhibition Reception A solo exhibition featuring Karen Hampton, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. JANUARY 19 – MARCH 23, 2018 RECEPTION JANUARY 19, 5-7PM, REMARKS AT 6:15PM Join us Friday,[...]
MSU Union Art Gallery
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
You are invited to meet a publisher and a literary agent on Monday, January 22. Navah Wolfe is a Hugo and Locus Award-nominated editor at Saga Press. She is also the coeditor of Robots vs Fairies and The Starlit Wood: New Fairy[...]
MSU International Center, rm 115
3:00 pm
Professor Lauren Bialystok, Department of Social Justice Education, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto ‘My Child, My Choice’? Parents’ Identity Claims and the Challenge of Sexuality Education Many claims for recognition and[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This event is presented by the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. Professor Mark Navin, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Oakland University What’s the point of Michigan’s vaccine waiver education requirement? Since 2015,[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Kelly Parker, Department of Philosophy, Grand Valley State University Philosophizing for Catastrophe: Resilience and the Limits of Sustainability Environmental philosophers have recently begun to consider “resilience”–alongside or even instead of “sustainability”–as a central normative[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Discussion by Kyle Whyte about Indigenous approaches to the ethics of knowledge exchange.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This event is presented by the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. Professor Marleen Eijkholt, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Pain but No[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
6:00 pm
Featuring Dr. Ridley Dr. Ridley will reflect on the interconnections and long history of jazz music and protest. In particular, he will examine the many connections between jazz and protest during the Civil Rights movement,[...]
Club Spartan, Case Hall
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Thomas Reydon, Institute of Philosophy, Centre for Ethics and Philosophy of Science (CEPS) & Centre for Ethics and Law in the Life Sciences (CELLS), Leibniz Universität Hannover How far do evolutionary explanations reach? The[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
Dr. Elizabeth Sanders introduced many of the tools and methods being used today to drive and/ or inspire design from a human-centered perspective. Sanders teaches Design at The Ohio State University and is the founder[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Brian Burkhart, California State University, Northridge Decoloniality and Indigenous Environmental Philosophy Through the Land In this talk, I will articulate what I see as the interwoven threads of the nature and the power of[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
7:00 pm
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Indian Film Night Moderators: S. Pillai & J. Singh
Wells Hall, B117
7:00 pm
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Iranian Film Night Moderator: Kaveh Askari
Wells Hall, B117
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This event is presented by the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. Professor Reshma Jagsi, Department of Radiation Oncology, Director of Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
10:30 am
Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference International Center, Room 303: 10:30-10:45am – Welcome 10:45-11:45am – Kristian Petersen, “Muslim Movie Stars: The Celebrity Politics of Islam in Public” 12:00-1:00pm – Amir Hussain, “Keeping It Real: Muslims Creating Muslim[...]
International Center, Room 303
6:00 pm
Dr. Joanne Turney is a Design Historian specializing in textiles and fashion as material culture. Turney teaches at the University of Southhampton, Winchester School of Art in the UK. Her book, The Culture of Knitting,[...]
107, South Kedzie Hall
9:30 am
The 2018 Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference International Center, Room 303: 9:30-10:30am – Sitara Thobani, “Locating the Tawa’if Courtesan-Dancer in South Asian ‘Muslim Cinemas’” 10:45-11:45am – Fakhri Haghani, “Defa-e Moghadas (Sacred Defense) and the Making of[...]
International Center, Room 303
Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
The 8th Annual MSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference will start with Prof. Christopher Yeomans’s keynote lecture titled “The Temporal Strata of Historical Experience” on Friday, April 13th. The conference will continue on Saturday, April 14th with[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
3:00 pm
Christopher Yeomans, Purdue University The Temporal Strata of Historical Experience In this paper, I try to reconstruct the way that concepts, time and history are connected in the thought of G.W.F. Hegel. My starting point[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
MSU students in Museum Studies and the Art History Student Association have been working since November to prepare the first exhibition in the new Broad Art Lab across the street from the Broad Art Museum.[...]
9:00 am
One of the defining and intractable issues in contemporary literature of the Global South, African, South Asian, and Postcolonial in general, is dislocated people seeking refuge across national boundaries. This Symposium is a reflection on[...]
International Center, Rooms 302-303
Apr 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Alice Crary, New School for Social Research The Methodological is the Political Any feminism worthy of the name must direct attention to the interrelatedness of systems of oppression and must in this sense be[...]
107 South Kedzie Hall
6:00 pm
Don’t miss your  chance to hear CAL alums share their MSU and professional stories at this casual mixer!
B Wells Atrium
Jun 29 – Jul 1 all-day
12:00 am
Join us on Mackinac Island for a special weekend at one of the world’s finest hotels where you will enjoy private porch receptions, unique programming, fine gourmet dinners, and good company! Activities Include: Private porch[...]
Grand Hotel
12:00 am
DRAWN TO PRINT A national juried exhibition of drawning and printmaking and everything inbetween. July 27 – August 31, 2018 Reception July 27, 6-8PM This exhibition is the result of a national call and features[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
12:00 am
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[...]
MSU Union Art Gallery
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
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[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace