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Nov
13
Sun
“The Tempest” Performance @ Pasant Theatre
Nov 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
"The Tempest" Performance @ Pasant Theatre | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

The Tempest
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Deric McNish

Shakespeare’s most magical play contains mutinies and treacheries as residents (both human and otherwise) rebel against the powers that restrain them.

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:30pm
Friday, November 11, 2016 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 12, 2016 at TBD (Pending Football Game)
*Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 2:00pm
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 7:30pm
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 7:30pm
**Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 7:30pm
Friday, November 18, 2016 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at TBD (Pending Football Game)
Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00pm

* Director Pre-Show Discussion Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 1:15pm
** Post-Show Discussion on Thursday, November 17, 2016 (Following the Performance)

Tickets are available from the Wharton Center Box Office, 1.800.WHARTON, whartoncenter.com

Nov
14
Mon
“Alfred Kinsey and America’s Third Faith” with Rachel Gordan
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Healing Spaces: Post Election Session @ MSU Union Lake Superior Rm
Nov 14 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm

Healing Spaces are a debate-free space to debrief issues facing our community members. All are welcome.

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Sponsors: Black Student Alliance (BSA), Culturas de las Razas Unidas (CRU), MSU Counseling Center, REHS, and Alliance of Queer and Ally Students.

Leading Voices Series: Iqbal Khan @ Pasant Theatre at the Wharton Center
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

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Born into a Pakistani immigrant family and growing up and educated in Birmingham, Khan later studied at Cambridge University and Imperial College, London, before choosing the theatre as his career.  He began his directing career at the Leicester Haymarket and National Theatre Studio and his many credits include a remarkably diverse range of productions from Shakespeare to the works of Harold Pinter and Arthur Miller, and including some Operas. The title of his talk at the Wharton Center is “THE CREATIVE PROCESS OF DIRECTING:  From Shakespeare to Opera and Beyond.”

Nov
15
Tue
WIDE Weekly Meetings @ Bessey 301
Nov 15 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Brief Introduction to Topic Modeling @ 3W Instruction room, MSU Libraries
Nov 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Brief Introduction to Topic Modeling @ 3W Instruction room, MSU Libraries | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This workshop will introduce participants to the basics of Topic Modeling.

Register to attend here.

Native American filmmaking festival @ Michigan History Center
Nov 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Native American filmmaking festival @  Michigan History Center | Lansing | Michigan | United States

The Michigan History Center is celebrating with ‘Rock Your Mocs.’ The event is a three-part series featuring workshops and other opportunities to explore 21st Century Native American perspectives in Michigan, according to a press release. For more info visit: http://www.themorningsun.com/general-news/20161113/tribe-to-take-part-in-native-american-film-festival.

SAGA Storytelling Event @ SCENE Metrospace
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm
SAGA Storytelling Event @ SCENE Metrospace | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Come out to this storytelling event centered around learning languages and world/self discovery. There will be music, storytelling, food/drinks, and a chance to get to know people. The event will draw together students, faculty, and community members at SCENE (Metrospace), MSU’s expo/event space downtown EL on November 15th at 6pm.

Our speaker list already includes a mix of MSU students, faculty members, and other members of the MSU community – both domestic and internationals. This is a one-of-a-kind event so mark your calendars!

Healing Spaces: Post Election Session @ MSU Union Lake Superior Rm
Nov 15 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm

Healing Spaces are a debate-free space to debrief issues facing our community members. All are welcome.

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Sponsors: Black Student Alliance (BSA), Culturas de las Razas Unidas (CRU), MSU Counseling Center, REHS, and Alliance of Queer and Ally Students.

“Mid-Michigan Modern Architecture” Lecture @ Abrams Planetarium
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
"Mid-Michigan Modern Architecture" Lecture @ Abrams Planetarium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Lecture by Prof. Susan J. Bandes

Part of MSU Art History Faculty lecture series