EVENTS

Calendar

12:00 am
MSU Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition “Take off! Comics from the Great White North!” at the Main Library, Special Collections Gallery.
MSU Main Library
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
6:30 pm
A panel of MSU students from underrepresented populations and diverse academic disciplines (e.g. STEM, social science, and humanities) will share their experiences with undergraduate research and creative activity. Panelists will address the benefits and challenges[...]
Bessey Hall, Room 105
7:00 pm
Muslim Journeys Publics Lecture and Book Discussion – Green Lanterns vol. 1 (rebirth): Rage Planet with Dr. Julian Chambliss and Dr. Salah Hassan at MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
7:00 pm
Helina Metaferia is one of the two artists invited for the Spring Critical Race Studies Residency program. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her work, “(Middle) Passage for Dreams”[...]
Broad Art Museum
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
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The College of Arts & Letters Excel Network is excited to host our annual event Java & Jam! Join us for free coffee and live music while you network and chat with MSU alumni representing[...]
MSU Broad Art Lab
9:00 am
Join us for a series of engaging and interactive presentations with some of MSU’s most forward-thinking social innovation scholars and practitioners. MSU’s first Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation Conference is a collaboration among MSU Entrepreneurship, the[...]
Breslin Student Events Center, Meeting Rooms C&D
12:00 pm
Zachary Kaiser is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Experience Architecture. His lecture is titled, The Redistribution of the Sensible: Building an Interdisciplinary/Interventionist Praxis.
International Center, Spartan Rooms
1:30 pm
Are your travelling abroad for the first time?  This workshop will cover the basics from packing, flying, budgeting, communication, health, safety, and more. Visit the First-Time Traveler Workshop webpage for more information about this workshop. RSVP[...]
International Center, Room 201
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
7:00 pm
Creator Keynote Address with Seth, in MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
Feb 22 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
8:30 pm
Public Reception with Seth and Qiana Whitted in MSU’s Main Library, Green Room, 4th floor west.
MSU Main Library
10:30 am
Artist Alley and Panel Discussions at MSU’s Main Library, 3rd floor west
MSU Main Library
10:30 am
Private Tour of MSU Special Collections Library, home of the world’s largest public collection of comic books), reservation required, walk-ups not admitted. Email emcordes@lib.msu.edu with subject heading: MSU COMICS COLLECTION TOUR.
MSU Main Library
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
12:00 pm
Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted at MSU’s Main Library, Digital Scholarship Lab Flex Space, 2nd floor west.
MSU Main Library
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
12:00 pm
Tamara Butler is an Assistant Professor of Critical and Community Literacies. Her lecture is titled, “Roots and Ruptures: to Teach of Black Land, Literacies, and Place-making.”
International Center
7:00 pm
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to discuss selections of The Messianic Idea in Judaism.
Wells Hall B-342
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
Are you interested in staying around Michigan for the summer? Looking for summer employment opportunities that are actually related to your area of interest and feed your artistic/musical/dramatic soul? Visit the Summer Arts Opportunities Showcase[...]
MSU Auditorium
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Led by Professional Writing professor Dr. Danielle DeVoss (Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures), this workshop will cover the basics of constructing well-crafted slide presentations. We’ll talk about slide fundamentals, how to whittle a large research[...]
Bessey Hall, Room 112