EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 15 – Feb 24 all-day MSU Main Library
MSU Special Collections Library Gallery Exhibition “Take off! Comics from the Great White North!” at the Main Library, Special Collections Gallery.
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm Fairchild Theatre
While reflecting on Dr. King’s message of civil rights and social justice for all through nonviolent means, the greater MSU community comes together to acknowledge Dr. King by planning events around campus and in the[...]
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am Kellogg Center
2019 Theme:  “Free Speech: Constitutional Right vs. Respectful Discourse” The purpose of the Student Leadership Conference is to develop the leadership potential of current students, to provide a platform to elevate student voices, to demonstrate[...]
Jan 21 @ 3:15 pm Kellogg Center
Join the March Captains, members of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. as they lead us in a symbolic march for social justice.
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm Wells Hall B342
Please RSVP by January 4 at https://msu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2f9SX5X6aAa3l3v Come learn grant writing tricks at this College of Arts & Letters grant writing workshop presented by Tom Hollon, PhD, a grant consultant with the Office of the Vice[...]
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm JMC Library, 332 Case Hall
Dr. Evelyn María Dean-Olmsted (Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Puerto Rico, Río Pidras) will analyze how in the late 2000s, young Shami (Damascene) and Halebi (Aleppan) Jewish Mexicans were coming of age[...]
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm Snyder-Phillips Hall
The 2nd Annual Social Justice Art Festival is a one (1)-day event co-hosted by James Madison College (JMC) and the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH). Art is a useful tool that encompasses[...]
Jan 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Wells Hall B-342
Dr. Kerry Wallach (Associate Professor and Chair of German Studies at Gettysburg College) will lead a book discussion on her book, Passing Illusions, which examines constructions of German-Jewish visibility and instances in the 1920s and[...]
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Erikson Hall Kiva
Zoe Zappitell is a Professional Writing MSU alumnus who will give a one-hour talk about her experiences with being the Product Manager at Zynga for the Innovate State speaker series.
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm MSU Hillel Jewish Student Center
Forum for students to share and/or hear from fellow students about experiences of antisemitism at MSU. Hillel Staff and Serling faculty will be at the forum. A kosher dinner from Woody’s Oasis will be provided.
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Kellogg Center Auditorium
Join the Brothers Yares (Gavri-Tov and Ami) for a music-filled journey stretching from their pastoral upbringing in the sprawling New Jersey suburbs to the hills of Jerusalem, the shores of Jafa and back again. Their[...]
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Wells Hall B-342
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to join a discussion of Nathan Englander’s new book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth in anticipation of his lecture on this book on February 25th.
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm MSU Main Library
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.
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm MSU Broad Art Museum
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[...]
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm MSU Broad Art Lab
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[...]
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 256 Old Horticulture
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[...]
Feb 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm 256 Old Horticulture
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[...]
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm MSU Main Library
Creator Keynote Address with Seth, in MSU’s Main Library in the Green Room, 4th floor west.
Feb 22 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm MSU Main Library
Public Reception with Seth and Qiana Whitted in MSU’s Main Library, Green Room, 4th floor west.
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 5:30 pm MSU Main Library
Artist Alley and Panel Discussions at MSU’s Main Library, 3rd floor west
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am MSU Main Library
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.
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
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[...]
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm MSU Main Library
Scholar Keynote Address with Qiana Whitted at MSU’s Main Library, Digital Scholarship Lab Flex Space, 2nd floor west.
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm MSU Library Green Room
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[...]
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Wells Hall B-342
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to discuss selections of The Messianic Idea in Judaism.
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Apr 1 all-day Wells Hall
Are you thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in language teaching? Consider applying to our 100% online program. Our summer admissions deadline is April 1st. View our admission requirements here: http://maflt.cal.msu.edu/apply/ Want to try a[...]