EVENTS

Calendar

1:00 pm
R&W Graduate Program Workshop: Open meeting with graduate students Focuses: time and space for graduate students to ask any questions, raise concerns, etc. Snacks will be available
Room 271
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
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
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
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
12:00 pm
Dr. Phillips will discuss 3 ongoing research projects at the Digital Humanities and Literary Cognition Lab (DHLC), and reflect on lessons learned from interdisciplinarity.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
8:00 am
Evaluating Complex Scholarship in Today’s Academy: Interdisciplinarity, Collaboration, and Open Scholarship You are invited to a one-day workshop on best practices associated with evaluating reappointment, promotion, and tenure packages in today’s academy. This workshop: •[...]
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
5:00 pm
A Place at the Table is in many ways an MSU project because it features interviews with MSU graduate students, faculty, and staff who attended the 2017 Women’s March. The 17-minute film attempts to unpack[...]
East Arbor Architecture + Gallery
12:00 pm
Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Digital Humanities and Professor of English will be presenting Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read a summary of her talk below:[...]
International Center, Spartan Rooms
12:00 pm
Dawn Opel, Assistant Professor of Digital Media and User Experience, Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, will be presenting Caring about Health Services: Humanities-Driven Healthcare Reform as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read[...]
International Center, Spartan Rooms
7:00 pm
Please join guest speaker Dalia Mogahed, Director of Reserach a the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) and a former advisor to President Barack Obama, as she leads a discussion on the topic of[...]
MSU International Center, Room 115
12:00 pm
Benjamin Lauren, Assistant Professor of Experiential Architecture, Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, will be presenting How Project Managers Foster Interdisciplinary Communication as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read a summary of the series[...]
International Center, Spartan Rooms
6:00 pm
For more than 20 years, Sol Sender has been honing the expertise required to be just such a partner—and has put it into practice shaping, strengthening and transforming some of the world’s leading brands. With[...]
Abrams Planetarium
7:00 pm
See the film “Little Gandhi” that follows the life of iconic Syrian peace activist Ghiyath Matar and take part in a Q&A with the film Director Sam Kadi.
Wells Hall B119
12:00 pm
Raechel A. White, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Environment, and Spatial Science, will be presenting Imagining the Past Through Technical Documents and Personal Accounts: Remote Sensing & Our History as part of the University Interdisciplinary[...]
International Center, Spartan Rooms
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Mohammad Khalil, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, will be presenting Teaching Islam through Music Videos as part of the University Interdisciplinary Colloquium. Read a summary of the series below: The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium celebrates excellence[...]
International Center, Spartan Rooms
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
OLIVIA GUDE / NOVEMBER 12 / 107 S KEDZIE / 6PM Olivia Gude is a Professor of Art Education at SAIC and a Professor Emerita at UIC. Gude is a member of the Council for[...]
107 South Kedzie Hall