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Two students, from MSU and the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, conduct research in a food market.

Published: Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017
Author: Katherine Laurel Deska
Department: Global Center for Food Systems Innovation

Support student-driven innovation and advance urban food security in Malawi. The Global Center for Food Systems Innovation launched a CrowdPower campaign to improve the working conditions in two of Lilongwe's open-air food markets. All donations will be used to implement student-advised innovation plans, created after hands-on field research during the annual Frugal Innovation Practicum this August. Help GCFSI raise $2,500 by July 17, 2017!


Highlight your American Experience with VIPP's annual photo essay contest!

Published: Thursday, 08 Jun 2017
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

VIPP is launching our 2017 photo essay contest! Show off your creativity and your experience in America with others!


VIPP took a trip to the Mid-Michigan Environmental Action Council

Published: Monday, 05 Jun 2017
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

VIPP is excited to announce that we are offering a new course called "Ecology and Community," taught by our instructor Jessica DeForest. The course is built to develop leadership and communication skills while learning about basic environmental and urban planning issues. Students took a field trip to Mid-Michigan Environmental Action Council (MidMEAC) to learn about the preservation of Michigan's environment.


VIPP took a field trip to the Nokomis Center to learn about the indigenous culture in Michigan.

Published: Friday, 02 Jun 2017
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

The brand new course "Discovering Michigan" in the Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP) at Michigan State University (MSU) opened visiting scholars' eyes to the forgotten history and legacy of indigenous people in State of Michigan.


MSU International Reunion took place in Hong Kong and Beijing 2017

Published: Thursday, 01 Jun 2017
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

More than a hundred MSU alumni attended the MSU reunions and events named Engage in Hong Kong on May 19-21. Alumni from Australia, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and U.S. participated in a range of events over the weekend including sustainability seminars, panel discussions, beach clearing, networking reception and gala dinner.


VIPP is pleased to offer a new class "Discovering Michigan" for our international visitors

Published: Thursday, 01 Jun 2017
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

The Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP) at Michigan State University (MSU) is pleased to offer a new course "Discovering Michigan" during the summer 2017 semester.

Published: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Author: Mary F Firdawsi
Department: Center for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

Today, in the city of Astana International Turkic Academy (TWESCO) has awarded TWESCO's Silver medal to an outstanding turkologist Timur Kocaoglu for special merits before the science of the Turkic world and for contribution to the strengthening of cooperation between brotherly peoples.

http://www.twesco.org/en/news/akademiya_nagradila_amerikanskogo_tyurkologa/



Published: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Author: Cheryl Ann Benner
Department: Office for Education Abroad

Mr. Lewis Cardenas joined the Office for Education Abroad on May 22, 2017 as the Assistant Director of International Partnerships and Special Programs. In this role, he will focus on strategic partnerships, recruitment and marketing with international partners and institutions.


Professor Rocio Quispe Agnoli with Professor Nelson Pereyra, LASA-Peru Section jury member. Photo from MSU CAL website.

Published: Friday, 26 May 2017
Author: Joy M Whitten
Department: Latin American Studies Center

Professor Rocio Quispe Agnoli received award for her book.


memorial day

Published: Friday, 26 May 2017
Author: Xiaoyu Yin
Department: Office for International Students and Scholars

MSU and OISS will be closed on Monday May 29 for the Memorial Day holiday.