Events


OCT
19
Date:
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
Time:
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location:
MSU Union Ballroom
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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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

Date:
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location:
C210 Snyder Hall RCAH Admin Conference Room
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
Date:
Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
C210 Snyder Hall RCAH Admin Conference Room
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
OCT
20
Date:
Friday, 20 Oct 2017
Time:
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location:
BCC (room tba)
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
Date:
Friday, 20 Oct 2017
Time:
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location:
N336 BCC
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
Date:
Friday, 20 Oct 2017
Time:
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location:
The parade begins at the Hannah Community Center.
Department:
Canadian Studies Center
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Canada Club invites MSU students to participate in the 2017 Homecoming Parade, passing out candy and Canadian flags to parade goers.  If you are a Canadian MSU Spartan, or a US MSU Spartan interested in all things Canada, you are welcome to join the Canada Club fun at this university-wide event.  This is a great way to participate, to learn more about the newly formed Canada Club, and to show your Uniquely Spartan Spirit! 

OCT
23
Date:
Monday, 23 Oct 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
Department:
Visiting International Professional Program
Date:
Monday, 23 Oct 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location:
South Kedzie Hall 104
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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CREW Presents
Nazita Lajevardi
The "Others": The Dehumanization and Political Isolation of Muslim Americans
 
CREW is the Class, Race and Ethnicity Workshop, sponsored by the Department of Political Science at MSU
 
Dr. Nazita Lajevardi is an incoming Assistant Professor of Political Science at MSU. She studies political behavior, race and ethnic politics, and voting rights. Currently, she is working as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Uppsala University in Sweden. An informal discussion with graduate students will follow the talk, from 2-2:30.

 

Date:
Monday, 23 Oct 2017
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location:
303 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Learn about the cross-cultural community and environmental studies at the Arava Institute, a leading environmental studies and research institute in the Middle East, where students from Israel, Palestine, Jordan, and around the world come together to collaborate on environmental solutions. Our speakers are alumni of the Arava Institute. 

Eve Tendler was born in Tel Aviv to parents of Israeli and German citizenship. She studied at the Arava Institute from 2016-2017 while pursuing a Bachelor of Arts at Ben Gurion University Before the Arava Institute, Eve lived in Nepal, teaching English and assisting in village rehabilitation after the Nepali earthquake of 2015. She completed her mandatory military service in the Education Unit of the Israel Defense Force, managing an after-school program for at-risk children of different backgrounds. She is currently involved with Women Wage Peace, which promotes peace in the region.

Shadi Shiha is a spring 2017 alumnus of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies and currently lives in Amman, Jordan. He graduated with a degree in Autotronics Engineering from Khawarizmi College in 2015. He was born to a Palestinian family in Amman - his parents were born in Palestine under the British Mandate, but relocated in 1967 to Kuwait and ultimately traveled to Amman as refugees during the Gulf War. Shadi works as a dance instructor for children, including at a camp for orphans where he taught dance lessons from 2011-2014, and has also spent time working as an English translator. 

Sponsered by the Asian Studies Center, Center for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, College of Arts and Letters, James Madison College, Jewish Studies Program, Lyman Briggs College, Muslim Studies Program, and the  Science Technology, and Public Policy Program. 

Date:
Monday, 23 Oct 2017
Time:
4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location:
Golden Peacock Hotel, Lilongwe, Malawi
Department:
Office of the Dean
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The Alliance for African Partnership, together with MSU's Global Center for Food Systems Innovation (GCFSI) and Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), will host a pre-conference side event during RUFORUM's 13th annual general meeting in Lilongwe, Malawi. 

Session Title: Developing Transformative Leadership in African Universities
Date: Monday, October 23
Time: 16:30-19:30
Location: Golden Peacock Hotel, Lilongwe

If you attending the RUFORUM meeting, we encourage you to attend this interactive event. Please RSVP to aap(at)msu.edu.

Several AAP-associated faculty and staff will be also be in attendance during the full RUFORUM meeting, taking place October 25-27, 2017.