Events


JAN
16
Date:
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018
Time:
All day
Location:
Department:
Visiting International Professional Program
Date:
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018
Time:
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location:
105, Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center 219 S. Harrison Road East Lansing, MI 48824
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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ESPP Research Colloquia on Agriculture in Developing Countries

2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

A panel discussion featuring:

  • Karen Garrett, a professor at the University of Florida and founded their Institute for Sustainable Food Systems. She works on evaluating new food systems platforms to determine if they are having a positive impact after considering socioeconomic and biophysical factors
  • Cynthia Rosenzweig, project lead at NASA's Goddard Institute and a professor of EnvSci at Barnard College. She heads the Climate Impacts Group at NASA, which investigates the interaction of climate change/variability on food systems.
  • Karimbhai Maredia, Professor of Entomology, Michigan State University
  • Jennifer Hodbod, Assistant Professor, Community Sustainability, Michigan State University

Organized by Christina Azodi, Ph.D. student in Plant Biology and ESPP

JAN
17
Date:
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018
Time:
All day
Location:
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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The Asian Studies Center encourages all center-affiliated faculty to submit applications for teaching, research, or outreach. Conference funding is also available for faculty.

More information on the Dr. Delia Koo Endowment Awards and the applications can be found here

Please submit completed applications by email to Siddharth Chandra (chandr45(at)msu.edu) and Julie Hagstrom (jhagstro(at)msu.edu).

Date:
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
303 International Ctr.:
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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Jonathan Brockopp (Penn State)

 "Religion, Ethics, and Climate Change"

7pm, 303 International Ctr.: 

JAN
18
Date:
Thursday, 18 Jan 2018
Time:
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
C608 Wells Hall
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
JAN
22
Date:
Monday, 22 Jan 2018
Time:
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location:
252 Erickson Hall
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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This talk regards Roozbeh Shirazi, University of Minnesota. 

JAN
23
Date:
Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
MSU Main Library (Green Room), 4th Floor
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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Muslim Journeys Book Club—A Golden Age by Tahmima Anam, led by Cara Cilano (MSU Dept of English)

Join us for a new Muslim Journeys scholar-led book discussion series. This year we will be reading from a variety of genres on the pressing topics of racism, war, and genocide. Participants are encouraged to read the book ahead of time. 

 
Jan. 23, 7pm, MSU Main Library (Green Room):
 
Co-sponsored by the Islamic Society of Greater Lansing and the Interfaith Clergy Association of Greater Lansing
 
JAN
24
Date:
Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018
Time:
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Location:
International Center, Room 303
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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Join the University Physician, Counseling and Psychiatric Services, Office for International Students and Scholars and Morneau Shepell, developer of the International Student & Scholar Support Program, to learn more about how the program works and how it can help international students and scholars who you work with. You can also pick up posters and brochures to display in your department. 
 
This information session is for MSU faculty and staff who:
haven't heard about the program 
know about the program but have specific questions about how it works
want to pick up posters and brochures 
 
Coffee, juice, bagels, fruit and yogurt for all!
 
Register by Monday, January 22nd: https://goo.gl/forms/3hXcTYthdpCTg9Sm1
 
About ISSP
Studying in another country is an exciting life experience. It can also be a time of change, adjustment, and stress.
 
MSU is partnering with Morneau Shepell, the world's leading international counseling organization, to offer the International Student Support Program (ISSP) for International students and scholars at MSU and for MSU students in Education Abroad programs. 
 
ISSP is free to use, confidential, available 24/7, and counseling is provided in English, Mandarin, Korean, Arabic, Spanish and over 55 other languages.
 
 

 

Date:
Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018
Time:
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location:
Berkey Hall - First Floor
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
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Come visit the Education Abroad table at the CSS Resource Fair!

JAN
25
Date:
Thursday, 25 Jan 2018
Time:
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location:
1st floor - Business Center Complex
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
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Come check out the MSU education abroad programs and resources at the 2018 Broad Study Abroad Spring fair!

The Fair will be held Thursday, January 25, 11am - 3pm on the 1st floor of the Business College Complex.