EVENTS

Calendar

Jan
22
Mon
Meet a Literary Agent and a Publisher @ MSU International Center, rm 115
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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 Tales, which won the Shirley Jackson Award and was a finalist for the World Fantasy Award, British Fantasy Award, and the Locus Award. In 2017 she was selected as a Publishers Weekly Rising Star.
  • DongWon Song is an agent at Howard Morhaim Literary Agency representing science fiction and fantasy for adults, young adult, and middle grade readers as well as select non-fiction. He was formerly an editor at Orbit and a product manager for the ebook startup, Zola Books.
They will take part in a public conversation on the present and future of publishing, hosted by Kate Fedewa (WRAC Professor).
When: Monday, January 22, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to roughly 8:00 p.m.
Where: International Center, room 115, on the MSU Campus
​In addition to talking about their own experiences in editing and publishing, DongWon and Navah will take questions from the audience.​
Feb
2
Fri
University Interdisciplinary Colloquium @ TBD
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
University Interdisciplinary Colloquium @ TBD

Introducing the Center to MSU.

Feb
21
Wed
We Hear You: Student Roundtable @ MSU Union, Ballroom
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
We Hear You: Student Roundtable @ MSU Union, Ballroom | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Hosted by Associated Students of Michigan State University, Council of Graduate Students, and Resident Halls Association. These organizations are looking for student input, experiences, feedback, and ideas as it relates to the following topics:

  • Mandatory reporting, understanding, and enforcement of the Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Policies
  • Student resources on campus as it relates to sexual assault
  • Student health and wellness resources (Counseling and Psychiatry Services)
  • Campus stakeholder and engagement for the administration and students going forward
  • What values you would like to see in the new President of MSU
Feb
22
Thu
Our Community Engaging to Move Forward @ MSU Union, Room 50
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Our Community Engaging to Move Forward @ MSU Union, Room 50 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Please join us for a guided conversation among MSU employees related to current events and climate on campus. This opportunity, with trained facilitators from the regional Facilitator’s Guild, will allow attendees to provide the context of where they see the university community now and productively discuss ideas for moving forward. All faculty, staff, postdocs, and graduate students are welcome and encouraged to come together for these events.

Feb
23
Fri
Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward @ International Center, Room 115
Feb 23 @ 5:20 pm – 6:20 pm
Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward @ International Center, Room 115 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Please join us for a guided conversation among MSU employees related to current events and climate on campus. This opportunity, with trained facilitators from the regional Facilitator’s Guild, will allow attendees to provide the context of where they see the university community now and productively discuss ideas for moving forward. All faculty, staff, postdocs, and graduate students are welcome and encouraged to come together for these events.

Feb
26
Mon
Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward @ MSU Federal Credit Union Community Room
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward @ MSU Federal Credit Union Community Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Please join us for a guided conversation among MSU employees related to current events and climate on campus. This opportunity, with trained facilitators from the regional Facilitator’s Guild, will allow attendees to provide the context of where they see the university community now and productively discuss ideas for moving forward. All faculty, staff, postdocs, and graduate students are welcome and encouraged to come together for these events.

We Hear You: Student Roundtable @ MSU Union, Ballroom
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
We Hear You: Student Roundtable @ MSU Union, Ballroom | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Hosted by Associated Students of Michigan State University, Council of Graduate Students, and Resident Halls Association. These organizations are looking for student input, experiences, feedback, and ideas as it relates to the following topics:

  • Mandatory reporting, understanding, and enforcement of the Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Policies
  • Student resources on campus as it relates to sexual assault
  • Student health and wellness resources (Counseling and Psychiatry Services)
  • Campus stakeholder and engagement for the administration and students going forward
  • What values you would like to see in the new President of MSU
Feb
27
Tue
Teach In/Learn In @ MSU Union, Ballroom
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Teach In/Learn In @ MSU Union, Ballroom | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

MSU community members are invited to come together to learn from one another how to build a better MSU.  We believe that the residential colleges can set an example for the entire university, and we have worked closely with our colleagues from James Madison College and the Residential Colleges for Arts and Humanities to plan a day-long event to build the leadership necessary to renew MSU.

Feb
28
Wed
Reflect and Connect: “Working to Interrupt Rape Culture.” @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110
Feb 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Reflect and Connect: “Working to Interrupt Rape Culture.” @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Explore how rape culture impacts our campus community. This discussion aims to explore issues and provide strategies and resources on a personal, interpersonal, institutional and cultural level. RSVP requested to MSU WorkLife Office.

Hands-On Healing: Emotion Expression @ Student Services Building
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Hands-On Healing: Emotion Expression @ Student Services Building | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

A drop-in group that utilizes art and creativity to address common challenge of being a survivor.