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Oct
19
Sat
MUSE Scholars Daily Panels @ Wells Hall B342
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
MUSE Scholars Daily Panels @ Wells Hall B342 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Join the MUSE scholars program for daily public panels. Presenters on Saturday, 10/19 include:

  • Naajidah Correll: “Double Negative Discourse: On Black Icons and Public Despair”
  • Ariana Karina Costales Del Toro: “It Was Powerful Women All Along: Debunking Female Monsters in Nalo Hopkinson’s Brown Girl in the Ring
  • Ke’Shunta Faye Drake: “When (will) They see Us: Black Womanism, Me, Myself, and the Life and Times of Assata Shakur”
  • Jennifer Mojica Santana: “‘Soy Bandolero como el Míster Politiquero’: Tracing Sociopolitical Activism in Don Omar’s and Tego Calderón’s Reggaetón”
  • Dr. Tamara Butler: “Worn: Sartorial Politics and Artifacts”

 

 

Oct
22
Tue
CAL – Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CAL - Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303

Readjusting to a new culture can be tricky but coming home has its challenges as well. Mark your calendar for this important workshop that is meant to help our CAL study abroad returnees! Refreshments will be provided! Please RSVP on Handshake.

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 leverage your study abroad experience to impress future employers

Oct
23
Wed
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310

Chad Frost, Program Coordinator for the Japan Center for Michigan Universities (JCMU), joins Middlebury Institute of International Studies’ (MIIS) Enrollment Advisor, Carol Johnson, for an informative presentation with Q&A about upcoming study abroad opportunities and why graduate school could be the right next step for you. Attendees will learn more about:

· Study abroad opportunities through JCMU.

· What constitutes an international career?

· The skills and experiences necessary for establishing an international career.

· Whether a graduate program is the right next step.

· How foreign language and experiential learning are integrated into all MIIS degrees.

· Special guaranteed MIIS scholarships for JCMU participants and applicants for several MIIS MA degrees

Coffee Chats with Wake Forest University @ Spartan Stadium Office
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Coffee Chats with Wake Forest University @ Spartan Stadium Office

The Wake Forest University School of Business is coming to Michigan State University! They are eager to connect with students from a variety of majors who are curious about exploring their career options in business fields. Come out, enjoy a snack & coffee, and meet a member of our team for a 15-minute conversation to learn more about the program! Please be sure to sign up, which you can do so here. Upon signing up, you’ll then be invited to schedule a coffee chat!

Learn more:

Wake Forest School of Business is consistently ranked among the nation’s top business schools for offering the most innovative programs in graduate business education. Our programs in Management, Accounting and Business Analytics are designed to build on your undergraduate experience, while providing the advanced preparation you need to excel personally and professionally in today’s competitive marketplace in a range of careers.

Questions?

Contact Christie Schichtel (schicht3@msu.edu).

MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Career Fair Description

NO RSVP REQUIRED. OPEN TO PUBLIC.

This event is in the Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th floor Huntington Club

Here’s your chance to meet with reps from 130+ schools offering graduate programs in law, health, science, business, public affairs, arts, humanities and more! Students of all majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend!

Here’s some popular schools who’ve attended last year’s fair:

  • Baylor
  • Boston College
  • Indiana University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Michigan State University
  • Northwestern University
  • Notre Dame
  • Ohio State University
  • Penn State University
  • Purdue University
  • U.C. San Diego
  • University Illinois
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Wake Forest

Parking: TBA

Dress Code: Strive to look nice, but it’s okay to come as you are from classes or work!

Sustainability is a high priority at Michigan State University. We appreciate your efforts to help us Be Spartan Green..

  • Printed maps/company layouts will be available at the event.
  • Carpool when possible.

Questions? Contact Us:

MSU Career Services @ the Stadium: (517) 884-1300

CareerEvents@csp.msu.edu

Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235

Are you thinking about pursuing an advanced degree at some point? If so, join the Career Services Network to learn and chat about important aspects to consider such as the application process, types of degrees, preparation, funding, workload, gap years, and outcomes.

This event occurs during MSU’s Graduate and Law School Fair which takes place in the same building . So, attend the discussion and then go upstairs to check out the fair! How convenient!

The event takes place in the Varsity ‘S’ Clubroom of the Spartan Stadium Office Tower (room 235) at 325 W Shaw Ln. This opportunity is open to undergraduate students of all majors and levels (freshmen through recent alumni).

Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience @ Wells Hall, Room A120
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience @ Wells Hall, Room A120

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.

Oct
28
Mon
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226

What do you want people to know about your undergraduate research? Do you find it difficult to communicate aspects of your research or creative activity? Dr. John Besley (Advertising & Public Relations) will help you define your communication goals and reach your target audience.

Oct
29
Tue
Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310

Are you interested in completing an internship in Washington D.C. this summer while earning MSU credit?  The MSU College of Arts & Letters partners with an organization in D.C. that identifies customized internship placements for students in industries such as historical/archival research, advertising, politics and law, NGOs/nonprofits, community services, social entrepreneurship, government/policy, and more.

Housing, internship placements, professional development workshops, and on-site activities are included in the program fee. Visit the D.C. Study Away Internship web page for more information or to apply.