EVENTS

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Nov
15
Tue
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!

Nov
30
Wed
Kate Sonka: Designing Accessible Course Materials @ CeLTA Lunch & Learn, B135 Wells
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

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Kate Sonka is an Academic Technology Specialist in the College of Arts and Letters at MSU. Have lunch on us and learn about how to make sure your course and course materials are fully accessible to all!

Feb
1
Wed
Participatory action research and the language curriculum @ B135 Wells Hall
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Participatory action research and the language curriculum @ B135 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Participatory action research and the language curriculum: Practical and ethical considerations for the world languages educator

In this workshop, you will become familiar with the principles of Participatory Action Research (PAR) and how it can be used to build curriculum and facilitate pedagogical interactions among participants in the World Languages classroom. We will examine applications of PAR in the day-to-day operations of the language classroom and how it can contribute to student motivation and autonomy.

Presented by Sandro Barros. Pizza and soft drinks will be served.

Feb
7
Tue
The Japanese Keigo Forum @ Wells Hall, Atrium on the second floor (B wing)
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

All Japanese language students at MSU are invited to participate in the first Japanese Keigo (Polite Language) Forum.
You will have many opportunities to interact with native and advanced Japanese students.

Keigo

Feb
10
Fri
The Japanese Keigo Forum @ Wells Hall, Atrium on the second floor (B wing)
Feb 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

All Japanese language students at MSU are invited to participate in the first Japanese Keigo (Polite Language) Forum.
You will have many opportunities to interact with native and advanced Japanese students.

Keigo

Feb
17
Fri
Teaching Abroad Event @ Wells Hall, B122
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This information session is designed for students from all majors who are interested in teaching abroad. You will hear from panelists who have participated in a variety of teaching abroad experiences.

For more information, contact Jennifer Gansler (gansler@msu.edu) or Cindy Walter (walterc2@msu.edu)

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Mar
9
Thu
Teaching Languages Conf @ Palmer House Hilton Chicago
Mar 9 – Mar 11 all-day

csctfl Join us at the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in Chicago!

The annual Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages includes approximately 300 workshops and sessions presented by world language teachers at all levels of instruction. It is governed by a Board of Directors which is elected by the membership of the CSCTFL Advisory Council as outlined in its by-laws.
Mar
14
Tue
TROPOS Film Series: Intouchables @ Wells Hall B117
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm

 

The Graduate Student Association of the Romance and Classical Studies Department officially announces its Second Annual TROPOS Film Series.
We would like to ask you to share and encourage your students (graduate and undergraduate) to attend this film series. It is a great opportunity to engage in a dialogue about recent and past violence from different perspectives.  
Introduction and discussion will be lead by graduate students of the Romance and Classical Studies Department.

Food and refreshments will be provided. Remember, this is a free event and open to the public!
See flyer for more information.
Mar
16
Thu
TROPOS Film Series: Biutiful @ Wells Hall B117
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm

 

Mar
17
Fri
TROPOS Film Series: Betty Blue @ Wells Hall B122
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm