EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
MSU Union Art Gallery 49 Abbott Road, Rm. 230, East Lansing, MI 48824   The Wash (As It Seams) Solo exhibition featuring the work of Babette Shaw. January 21 – March 2, 2019 Artist Lecture[...]
MSU Union Art Gallery
6:00 pm
BY WAY OF REVOLUTION Solo exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. February 8 – March 29, 2019 Reception Friday, February 8 6–8pm   Please join (SCENE) Metrospace and the[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
7:00 pm
HELINA METAFERIA / FEBRUARY 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Helina Metaferia is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her research[...]
MSU Broad Art Museum
2:00 pm
In New York City in the 20th Century, Jews officially changed their names at a much higher rate than other groups. Antisemitism and Jewish desires for upward mobility combined to help propel this phenomenon. But[...]
256 Old Horticulture
3:30 pm
Faculty, students, and the community are welcome to discuss with Dr. Kirsten Fermaglich (Associate Professor, History and Jewish Studies) her recently published book, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: a History of Jewish Name Changing[...]
256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
SETH / FEB 22 / MSU LIBRARY GREEN ROOM / 7PM                                                                                                                                 Seth is the award-winning cartoonist behind the comic book series Palookavile. He is also the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably the[...]
MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room
12:00 pm
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
1:00 pm
The primary activity at this event will be low-stakes, open house-style Table Presentations with “lightning talks” focusing specifically on Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and ed tech tools and practices more generally. MSU’s Center for Language[...]
Wells Hall (B-Wing Classrooms)
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Grab some coffee and cake and join the discussion as we hear from faculty in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design with our series of Faculty and Student Workshops. Each workshop features a[...]
126A Kresge Art Center
7:00 pm
Nathan Englander (Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, New York University) will discuss his recently published book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth. He is also the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the[...]
MSU Library Green Room
7:00 pm
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to discuss selections of The Messianic Idea in Judaism.
Wells Hall B-342
7:00 pm
QAIS ASSALI / MARCH 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Qais Assali is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. His interdisciplinary work stages questions between site and the body in relation to his[...]
MSU Broad Art Museum
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
ANJA GROTEN / MARCH 27 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE / 6PM Anja Groten is an independent designer and researcher based in Amsterdam. Investigating the possibilities of frictional encounters as part of design practice, Groten designs[...]
326 Natural Science
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
DR ORKAN TELHAN / APRIL 10 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE  / 6PM                                                                                         Dr. Orkan Telhan is an interdisciplinary artist, designer and researcher whose investigations focus on the design of interrogative objects, interfaces, and media, engaging[...]
326 Natural Science
9:00 am
Students will present projects from their Jewish Studies courses. Lunch with Jewish Studies alumna Sara Kirsch (’11) will be provided during the conference. Sara is currently resides in Israel working as a Digital Copywriter at[...]
Wells Hall B-243
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Faculty, students, and community members will come together to discuss Indecent by Paula Vogel.
Wells Hall B-243
7:00 pm
Doris Bergen will discuss sexual violence during the Holocaust against Jews and non-Jews, against women and girls, and also boys and men. Professor Bergen is the Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor of Holocaust Studies[...]
Lincoln Room of the Kellogg Center, MSU
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel’s Indecent is a deeply moving play inspired by the true events surrounding the controversial 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch’s God of Vengeance. Members of the cast and crew will[...]
RCAH Theater
Apr 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
This concert features the very powerful Shostakovich Symphony No. 13 “Babi Yar,” and “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” by Charles Davidson. A setting of poems by the renowned Soviet writer Evgeny Yevtushenko, Shostakovich’s work significantly[...]
The Wharton Center