EVENTS

Calendar

Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm A222 Wells Hall
If a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing twice: Doing replication research Join us for a workshop on replication research! Dr. Graeme Porte from the University of Granada will lead us through a workshop on[...]
Apr 6 all-day Wells Hall
Online enrollment for our spring Immersion Teacher Workshops in French, German, and Spanish ends today. Register at https://camps.cal.msu.edu.
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Wells Hall, B117
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Indian Film Night Moderators: S. Pillai & J. Singh
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Wells Hall, B117
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Iranian Film Night Moderator: Kaveh Askari
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am – 9:30 pm International Center, Room 303
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[...]
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm International Center, Room 303
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[...]
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm International Center, Rooms 302-303
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[...]
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm MSU International Center, Room 115
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[...]
Oct 12 – Oct 13 all-day
The 17th TROPOS Graduate Conference will take place October 12-13, 2018 with the topic “Whose Reality? Representing and Represented Identities in Arts and Politics”.The conference will welcome Alison James, Associate Professor of French Literature (University of Chicago) as[...]
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm Urban Planning and Landscape Architechure Room 105
Oct 13 all-day Wells Hall, B-Wing
The Midwest Association for Language Learning Technology (MWALLT) will hold its 2018 conference on October 13, 2018. This conference will be of particular interest to all K-12 and post-secondary language instructors, to individuals affiliated with[...]
Oct 13 @ 3:10 pm – 3:40 pm B129 Wells Hall
The International Dialects of English Archive (IDEA) was created as a resource for actors and linguists. As part of an interdisciplinary collaboration between an English language teacher and a theatre teacher, acting students collected dialect samples from[...]
Oct 13 @ 3:50 pm – 4:20 pm B125 Wells Hall
In this session, participants will get the opportunity to try Pear Deck, an app that allows students to engage in class in a variety of ways using a mobile device. Examples will be given, and the[...]
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm Wells Hall B119
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.
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Lookout! Gallery, Snyder Hall
Don’t miss the opening reception for this exhibit on Thursday, November 1 from 4-6 p.m. The Residential College in the Arts and Humantities presents the RCAH LookOut! Art Gallery exhibition Nanibah Chacon: Ni’ hoosdzáán (The Female[...]
Nov 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm B-310 Wells Hall
Interrogating Identity Formation and Passing in Global Contexts Faculty Learning Community  “Passing to the Side of the Other in Russian Cinema”  Exploring Russian-Muslim Relations with Dr. Jason Merrill, Professor of Russian Studies. Friday, November 30,[...]
Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm MSU Union, Mosaic Center Conference Room
The DRN is proud to showcase four MSU faculty members who will share current and evolving work. Faculty will present a 5-7 minute flash talk for the purposes of gathering your constructive feedback and discussion[...]
Feb 4 @ 3:30 pm MSU International Center, Room 303
A Special Presentation by Zaheer Ali of the Brooklyn Historical Society and New York University. Cosponsored by MSU African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, Department of Religious[...]
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 326 Natural Science
MOREHSHIN ALLAHYARI / FEBRUARY 6 / 326 NATURAL SCIENCE /6PM                                                                         Morehshin Allahyari is an Iranian artist, activist, educator, and occasional curator. Her work deals with the political, social, and cultural contradictions we face every day.[...]
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm MSU International Center, Room 303
Michigan State University’s College of Arts & Letters will host Jessica Marie Johnson, assistant professor of history at Johns Hopkins University, for a talk “Dark Codex: History, Blackness and the Digital.” Johnson is a historian of Atlantic[...]
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm (SCENE) Metrospace
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[...]
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm MSU International Center, Room 303
A Special Presentation by Professor Ula Yvette Taylor, H. Michael and Jeanne Williams Chair of African American Studies & African Diaspora Studies, University of California-Berkeley. Cosponsored by African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program,[...]
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Wells Hall (B-Wing Classrooms)
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[...]
Mar 15 – May 11 all-day MSU Union Art Gallery
Costume Party at the Moslem Temple An exhibition featuring MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Qais Assali. March 15- May 11, 2019 Reception: March 15, 2019 6–8PM Artist Lecture: March 20, 2019 @MSU Broad Art Museum,[...]
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm MSU Broad Art Museum
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[...]