EVENTS

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Mar
13
Tue
How to Create a Fashion Business @ MSU Innovation Center
Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
How to Create a Fashion Business @ MSU Innovation Center

Are you looking to build your own fashion business? Come to this workshop and hear from Meleena Herring, Operations Coordinator of The Runway. You’ll learn about:

  • Developing inspiration for your fashion line
  • Tips for finding your market
  • Things to know when planning your collection
  • Developing your collection
  • Production
  • Taking your line to market
Entrepreneur’s Pocket Guide Workshop Series: Business Model Canvas @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Entrepreneur's Pocket Guide Workshop Series: Business Model Canvas @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations

Spartan Innovations has developed a new workshop series to help entrepreneurs follow the road to success! The Business Model Canvas workshop is held every two weeks.
Learn how to develop and create a business model canvas. Note to Hatch members: this is a requirement.

Mar
14
Wed
Entrepreneur’s Pocket Guide Workshop Series: Create a Business Plan @ The Hatch
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Entrepreneur's Pocket Guide Workshop Series: Create a Business Plan @ The Hatch

Spartan Innovations has developed a new workshop series to help entrepreneurs follow the road to success! Learn how to create a business plan – you will need this for investors, financial insititutions, competitions, etc! Ken Szymusiak, Managing Director for the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, will lead this workshop.

Mar
16
Fri
Unpacking Your Education Abroad Experiences Workshop @ B-122 Wells Hall
Mar 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Unpacking Your Education Abroad Experiences Workshop @ B-122 Wells Hall

Bring your computer and/or printed copies of your completed Gilman personal statement and follow on project essays and Education Abroad staff will review them and provide notes and suggestions to increase your chances of success.

Mar
21
Wed
Entrepreneur’s Pocket Guide: Investment and Term Sheets, with Patti Glaza @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Entrepreneur's Pocket Guide: Investment and Term Sheets, with Patti Glaza @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations

Spartan Innovations has developed a new workshop series to help entrepreneurs follow the road to success! Get ready for your investor pitch! Learn how to create investment and term sheets.

MSU Summer Job and Internship Fair @ MSU Breslin Center
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MSU Summer Job and Internship Fair @ MSU Breslin Center

The Summer Job and Internship career fair is open to organizations looking for students to fill part-time, full time, or internship positions for the Summer semester..

Innovate State with Jen Estill @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Innovate State with Jen Estill @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations

Jennifer Estill is the founder and creative director of Redhead Design Studio—a strategy, marketing and creative development shop in Old Town, Lansing. There, she helps build brands and advocacy campaigns that speak to audiences in meaningful ways. She believes the best communications and marketing solutions are found at the intersection of critical thinking, strategy, creativity and logic. Jennifer has served a variety of clients in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors, such as the United Dairy Industry of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Natural Resources Defense Council. She routinely helps other entrepreneurs find their voice, developing everything from company names to visual brands to marketing plans. Her works has garnered numerous awards for creativity and excellence. Jen graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in journalism. She is also co-host of the Speak Easy Podcast, which explores the intricacies of leadership in the creative industry.

The Hatching @ Lansing Brewing Company
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Hatching @ Lansing Brewing Company

The Hatching is part of a community-wide effort to support local entrepreneurs and make the Lansing region a great place to start a business. This event helps move new, local business ideas from concept to reality, and provides winners with funding, legal support, market research, office space and more.

Mar
22
Thu
SAGA Series: Mental Health Abroad @ S. Kedzie, S105
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm
SAGA Series: Mental Health Abroad @ S. Kedzie, S105

This event will be a panel discussion focusing on the
before, during, and after experiences of education
abroad returnees regarding their mental health. SAGA
has partnered with MSU’s student Mental Health
Awareness Club and ASMSU to host this event during
Mental Health Awareness Week. We will also discuss
resources that are provided both on campus and abroad.

Mar
23
Fri
Entrepreneur’s Pocket Guide Workshop Series: MSUFCU @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Entrepreneur's Pocket Guide Workshop Series: MSUFCU @ The 300 Room at Spartan Innovations

Spartan Innovations has developed a new workshop series to help entrepreneurs follow the road to success!
MSUFCU continues their financial workshop for students on a monthly basis. Note: this is a requirement for all Hatch members. Topics include:
1.Credit reports and scores – how to read them, why do they matter, how to build or fix credit
2. Business entity – Sole prop, DBA, LLC, Corp, etc… – what are the differences and how do I file? What paperwork do I need?
3. Applying for a loan – how to prepare, what you need to submit, how does MSUFCU make the decision to approve or deny