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Oct
22
Thu
Virtual Field Experience 2020: National Geographic
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virtual Field Experience 2020: National Geographic

Join ComArtSci as we travel across the nation to to learn about a wide variety of employers. Meet with multiple functional teams, chat with alumni to build your professional network, and explore possible career fields and employers for future jobs and internships!

This week features Alumna Susan Goldberg as she discusses her role as Editor in Chief at National Geographic.

Space is limited, please Register here to save your space. Zoom Link will be shared after event registration.

Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience
Oct 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience

Intended for students who currently hold roles as undergraduate researchers, this panel discussion provides insight and suggestions on how to manage common challenges and problems. How can you establish an impactful working relationship with your supervisor? How do you manage to balance your academic, personal, and research responsibilities? How can you optimize your relationship with your faculty mentor? A panel of undergraduate researchers will share their experiences and ideas.

Register in advance for this meeting.

Learn more and register here: https://urca.msu.edu/events/troubleshooting-your-undergraduate-research-experience-1

Dr. Nick Kardulias Visiting Scholar Lecture @ Virtual on Zoom
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Dr. Nick Kardulias Visiting Scholar Lecture @ Virtual on Zoom

Please join the MSU Department of Art, Art History, and Design and the MSU Department of History as we hear from Dr. Nick Kardulias offer an evening virtual public lecture on Thursday, October 22 at 6 pm EST titled “Tracing the Role of Marginal Regions in the Ancient Mediterranean: The Archaeology of the Malloura Valley in Central Cyprus.” Dr. Kardulias will also be offering a virtual brown bag on Friday, October 23 at 12:30 pm EST titled “Archaeological Meanders-A Sojourn from the Midwest to the Eastern Mediterranean.”

Dr. Kardulias is the Lewis M. and Marian Senter Nixon Professor of Classical Civilization, and Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology at The College of Wooster. He also serves as chair of the Archaeology Program. With research interests in the archaeology and ethnography of the Mediterranean region, the archaeology of North America, political anthropology, world-systems theory, ancient trade systems, and analysis of stone tools, Kardulias is author of a monograph and the editor or co-editor of seven books, including Crossroads and Boundaries: The Archaeology of Past and Present in the Malloura Valley, Cyprus (2011), and The Ecology of Pastoralism (2015)

This lecture is made possible thanks to support from the MSU Department of History.

To join his evening lecture on Thursday, October 22 at 6 pm please register using the link below:
https://msu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5ad4YkbYR8KMnmJfZsVMlw

To join his brown bag on Friday, October 23 at 12:30 pm:
Please email Professor Jon Frey, freyjona@msu.edu for the login information to join the brown bag.

These events are free and open to the public, for the security of our events please do not share the links above on social media.

Oct
23
Fri
MSU Master of Public Health Program Virtual Information Webinars
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
MSU Master of Public Health Program Virtual Information Webinars

The Master of Public Health program (MPH) is a 43 credit, fully online, professional degree program. The MPH program is designed to ensure that our students are engaged in coursework and practical training to obtain the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform successfully, as public health professionals in the United States and internationally.

What we see in the news today is a representation of public health in action. Trained public health professionals including epidemiologists, emergency managers, community health workers, biostatisticians, physicians, nutritionists and more are working together to keep our communities safe and provide the most up to date and accurate information.

With over 650 graduates, the MPH program at MSU has trained public health professionals and some current public health students working on the front lines as our country works through the global pandemic.

Join us for a virtual information webinar. You’ll hear directly from our admissions counselor and academic advisors regarding general program information, our application process and student guidance throughout the program.

Register here: https://urldefense.com/v3/__https:/confirmsubscription.com/h/t/E393EB905E2D3530__;!!HXCxUKc!jfoztZ5pw3n1nPERhcjPZfGVemJ-rDuXCdgbbnXC6q2-a7Va5CM_RT9qPVpIdEF7lw$

Education Abroad 101 Webinar
Oct 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Education Abroad 101 Webinar

The Office for Education Abroad continues helping students navigate the possibilities of education abroad. Every Friday we are now offering an “Education Abroad 101” webinar to assist students as they explore their options.

Learn more and register here: https://educationabroad.isp.msu.edu/students/getting-started/student-workshops-and-seminars/education-abroad-101-webinar-registration/

Oct
26
Mon
Learning about Undergraduate Research
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Learning about Undergraduate Research

Make research an integral part of your MSU experience! Come learn about the opportunities available for involvement in research and creative activities at Michigan State. You can expect a short presentation, discussion, and Q & A facilitated by current undergraduate researchers.

Register in advance for this meeting.

Learn more and register here: https://urca.msu.edu/events/learning-about-undergraduate-research-6

Oct
27
Tue
CSN Fall Series | You Majored in What?
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
CSN Fall Series | You Majored in What?

Do you have friends and family members asking about what you’re going to do with your degree? Did you know that only 24% of students end up in a career directly related to their major? Meet our panel of Spartan alumni who are working in exciting careers that are unexpected based on what they studied during their time at MSU. In this session you will learn how to use skills you build in the classroom in diverse and unexpected ways to build the career you want!

Learn more and RSVP here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/543555

CSN Fall Series: Identifying and Effectively Communicating Your Professional Skill Sets to Others @ Zoom
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CSN Fall Series: Identifying and Effectively Communicating Your Professional Skill Sets to Others @ Zoom

Most students can tell you about their academic classes and what they are learning; however, can you identify and effectively communicate your professional related skills that you are learning from your academic, work and extracurricular experiences effectively to an employer or graduate program? This virtual Zoom presentation will briefly discuss how to identify and discuss your professionally related skill sets to both employers and other professionals more effectively.

RSVP here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/544856

ZOOM: https://msu.zoom.us/j/98461127489

Password: Will be sent to students who have registered for this event prior to the session

Building your Digital Brand: Developing a Website or Portfolio
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Building your Digital Brand: Developing a Website or Portfolio

The importance of having a professional online presence is more important than ever. An online portfolio or website can be a great way to increase your visibility, showcase your work, and help you connect with employers you’d like to work for.

Join Joelle Berbano from WiX.com as she discusses the importance of your digital brand and provides insight into how to develop your professional website or online portfolio.

Topics covered include how to plan a website, understanding and using design features, digital marketing for beginners, search engine optimization (SEO), email marketing and selling online.

Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/587097

Gordon Hall Mutant Salon Talk @ Virtual on Zoom
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Gordon Hall Mutant Salon Talk @ Virtual on Zoom

Please join the Department of Art, Art History, and Design on Tuesday, October 27 at 4 pm for a special lecture series titled Mutant Salon hosted by Young Joon Kwak,  2020-2021 Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. The second speaker in this series is artist Gordon Hall. This series is free and open to the public.

This event doesn’t require pre-registration, if you are interested in joining our zoom webinar, please join using the following link and password. https://msu.zoom.us/j/97803340342 pw: mutants

Gordon Hall is a sculptor, performance-maker, and writer based in New York. Hall has presented solo exhibitions at EMPAC (2014), Foxy Production (2014), Temple Contemporary (2016), The Renaissance Society (2018), MIT List Visual Arts Center (2018), and Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (2019). Hall’s sculptures and performances have been exhibited in a variety of group settings including Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (2010), SculptureCenter (2012), Movement Research (2012), Brooklyn Museum (2014), White Columns (2015), Whitney Museum of American Art (2015), Hessel Museum at Bard College (2015), Chapter NY (2015), Art in General (2016), Wysing Arts Centre (2017), Abrons Arts Center (2017), Socrates Sculpture Park (2017), The Drawing Center (2018), David Zwirner New York (2018), and the Verge Center for the Arts (2019).

For more information about Gordon Hall, please visit their website:
http://gordonhall.net