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Aug
26
Sat
Graduate Student Resource Fair @ MSU Union Ballroom
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Students rush in and out of the MSU Union on a sunny day.

Graduate Student Resource Fair

https://grad.msu.edu/events/graduate-student-resource-fair-0

Date:
Saturday, August 26, 2017 – 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location:
MSU Union Ballroom; 49 Abbot Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824

The annual Graduate Student Welcoming and Resource Fair is meant to provide new and returning students with an opportunity to learn about the many offices and student organizations at MSU, as well as to ask any questions they have regarding student life on campus. Vendors will include MSU Human Resources, Student Health and Wellness Services, the Graduate Employees Union, PhD Career Services, MSU BEST, and many, many more.

Graduate School Welcome Cookout @ Benefactors Plaza - behind Chittenden Hall
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Date:
Saturday, August 26, 2017 – 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location:
Benefactors Plaza – behind Chittenden Hall
Oct
25
Thu
Renée Mussai Visiting Scholar Lecture @ 107 South Kedzie
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Renée Mussai Visiting Scholar Lecture @ 107 South Kedzie | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

RENEE MUSSAI / OCTOBER 25 / 107 S KEDZIE / 6PM

London-based curator, writer, and art historian, Renée Mussai is Curator and head of Archive at Autograph ABP, an arts charity that works internationally in photography and film, addressing themes of cultural identity, race, representation and human rights.

 

Nov
5
Mon
Titus Kaphar Visiting Artist Lecture @ MSU Union Ball Room
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Titus Kaphar Visiting Artist Lecture @ MSU Union Ball Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

TITUS KAPHAR / NOVEMBER 5 / MSU Union Ball Room /6PM
Born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Titus Kaphar lives and works on the east coast. Kaphar’s
mixed media work, speaks to the most vital discussions happening around race,
diversity, and reconciliation in the U.S. Kaphar exposes how all depictions, no matter
how personal or grandiose, are always fictional, imperfect, and capable of being
remade. He is the distinguished recipient of the Gwendolyn Knight and Jacob Lawrence
Fellowship as well as the 2015 Creative Capital Award and 2016 Rauschenberg Artist
as Activist Fellowship.

For more information about Titus Kaphar, please visit:

https://kapharstudio.com/

Feb
23
Sat
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

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 articles and book chapters explore race, genre, and comics in representations of historical figures such as Nat Turner, Stagger Lee, and Emmett Till. Her forthcoming book on race and social protest in 1950s EC comics will be published in 2019. Whitted is the 2019 Comics Forum Scholar Keynote Speaker.