EVENTS

Calendar

Oct
2
Mon
DC Comic’s Marc Andreyko @ Studio 60
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm
DC Comic's Marc Andreyko @ Studio 60 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

DC Comic’s Marc Andreyko is coming to speak at MSU. Hear the comic book writer and screenwriter talk about his career and book Love is Love.

Oct
3
Tue
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Do you need to print a book for a class or personal use but don’t know where to start? The Espresso Book Machine staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to the Espresso Book Machine and book design. At the workshop you will learn:

  • How the Espresso Book Machine works
  • File requirements for printing books
  • Copyright compliance for printing books
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word to set up interior files
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft PowerPoint to set up cover files
  • Design tools available in Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word
  • What not to do when designing your book
  • How to submit files through MSU FileDepot
Oct
5
Thu
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Design Workshops @ Copy Center 2 West MSU Libraries  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Do you need to print a book for a class or personal use but don’t know where to start? The Espresso Book Machine staff offer free workshops providing an introduction to the Espresso Book Machine and book design. At the workshop you will learn:

  • How the Espresso Book Machine works
  • File requirements for printing books
  • Copyright compliance for printing books
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word to set up interior files
  • How to use Adobe InDesign or Microsoft PowerPoint to set up cover files
  • Design tools available in Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Word
  • What not to do when designing your book
  • How to submit files through MSU FileDepot
Life After Study Abroad – Global Opportunities @ Wells Hall B243
Oct 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Life After Study Abroad - Global Opportunities @ Wells Hall B243 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Readjusting to a new culture can be tricky but coming home has its challenges as well.

This workshop will:

  •       Give you the chance to share your experiences with other returning students
  •       Provide resources to help you stay connected to the culture and language

•       Teach you how to use your study abroad experience  to impress future employers

Oct
12
Thu
DH Pizza Meetup for Undergrad Students @ Make Central, Main Library 2nd Floor West
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
DH Pizza Meetup for Undergrad Students @ Make Central, Main Library 2nd Floor West | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This is a monthly gathering for undergraduate students who are doing or interested in digital humanities. Anyone is welcome to join once or regularly. We will start with one undergrad student sharing informally about something they are interested in relating to digital humanities. After about 10 minutes, then the rest of the time will be left to the group to share their interests and work, and/or talk about the field and MSU DH generally.

There will be soda and pizza provided. This gathering is meant to be informal, so even if you can only stop by for a few minutes, feel free to do so!

Oct
16
Mon
DH Lunch Meetup for Grad Students @ WIDE, 301 Bessey Hall
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
DH Lunch Meetup for Grad Students @ WIDE, 301 Bessey Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

This is a monthly gathering for graduate students who are doing or interested in digital humanities. Anyone is welcome to join once or regularly. We will start with one grad student sharing informally about their work, whether in the classroom or in research. After about 15 minutes, then the rest of the time will be left to the group to share their work, discuss recent or upcoming conferences, and/or talk about the field and MSU DH generally.

There will be soda and sandwiches provided. This gathering is meant to be informal, so even if you can only stop by for a few minutes, feel free to do so!

Oct
19
Thu
MSUFCU Professional Prep Dinner @ MSU Union Ballroom
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This popular professional development event includes tips on dining etiquette, the internship search, dressing professionally and more. It includes a three course dinner and great door prizes!

  •         Fancy, tasty sit-down dinner
  •         Dining etiquette tips
  •         Internship search tips
  •         Professional clothing tips
  •         Free padfolio to all attendees (perfect to carrying your resume to career fairs and interviews)

·         Did we mention tons of door prizes?!

Advance Registration is Required (website to come)

MSUFCU members pay $10 and must register online

non- members pay $12 and must register at an MSUFCU branch

More information and registration details will be posted at the MSUFCU website https://www.msufcu.org/community/community_involvement/michigan_state_university

Oct
20
Fri
Careers in Language @ International Center Spartan Rooms
Oct 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Careers in Language @ International Center Spartan Rooms

Do you love learning languages? Have you wondered how to use your language skills in your chosen career eld? Come learn about careers in language, get insider-information, and make connections with professionals who are MSU alums!

Oct
24
Tue
Science Fiction Author Ted Chiang @ MSU International Center Room 115
Oct 24 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Science Fiction Author Ted Chiang @ MSU International Center Room 115  | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Ted Chiang is an award winning writer of science fiction. Over the course of twenty five years and fifteen stories, he has won numerous awards including 4 Nebulas, 4 Hugos, 4 Locuses, and the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. The title story from his iconic collection, Stories of Your Life and Others, was adapted into the acclaimed movie “Arrival”, starring Amy Adams and directed by Denis Villeneuve. He freelances as a technical writer and currently resides in Bellevue, WA and is a graduate of the Clarion Writers Workshop.

Oct
25
Wed
Studio Crawl
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Studio Crawl

The Studio Crawl is back! Get ready to tour the most creative businesses in the Lansing area on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Crawlers can now purchase tickets online for a member price of $5, and a non-member price of $10. Become a member of the Mid-Michigan Creative Alliance (MMCA) for only $1 at http://mi-alliance.com/membership.

Don’t miss the Studio Crawl Afterglow at Zoobies from 5:30 to 7:30p.m. for your chance to network with professionals, enjoy free pizza, and win fabulous prizes.