Events


FEB
13
Date:
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location:
305 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Arabic Diwan is a gathering of Arabic students who are in the Arabic program, where they speak the language and learn about the culture in a relaxed environment with the Fulbright teaching assistant. Students from all Arabic language levels are encouraged to attend. Also, we extend the invitation to the Arabic-speaking students at the English Center.

Sponsored by the Asian Studies Center and the Arabic Program. 

FEB
14
Date:
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018
Time:
9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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CVIP Board meets to discuss and act on recommendations of the CVIP Executive Committee, and review program outcomes for ISC.

Date:
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
International Center, Room 303
Department:
Office of International Health and Safety
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Join Rick Shafer, Director of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution, and Maureen Handrahan, Coordinator for International Health and Safety, to learn more about restorative justice and how its principles can be applied to addressing student conduct issues on education abroad programs.

Further details forthcoming.

FEB
15
Date:
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018
Time:
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location:
Kellogg Center
Department:
Office of the Dean
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""George L. Openjuru is professor of education and first deputy vice chancellor at Gulu University, Uganda. He was formerly dean of the School of Distance and Lifelong Learning at Makerere University, and head of the Department of Community Education and Extra-Mural Studies, Institute of Adult and Continuing Education. He was also an associate professor of adult and community education at Makerere University.

About the Global Engagement Speaker Series
The new MSU Global Engagement Speaker Series is inviting individuals of distinction from higher education, global organizations, and philanthropies to share their thoughts, research, and practice with the MSU community. Advancing fundamental human rights and meeting basic human needs will serve as the primary foci for the Series. Speakers will highlight the role of higher education as a collaborator, working with civil societies, governments, and industry to enhance societal well-being.

More information can be found at the Global Engagement Speaker Series website.

Date:
Thursday, 15 Feb 2018
Time:
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location:
118 Berkey Hall
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
FEB
16
Date:
Friday, 16 Feb 2018
Time:
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location:
International Center Room 201
Department:
Office of International Health and Safety
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The Office of International Health and Safety offers "Critical Incident Management Seminars" several times per year. Program Directors and Assistants who have not completed this seminar within the last two years must attend a seminar in advance of their program's departure.

We encourage all Program Directors and Assistants to take advantage of this valuable opportunity. The goals of this seminar are to assist in: preventing foreseeable harm; preparing for critical incidents on education abroad programs by providing information, tools, and resources; responding to the needs of students; implementing recommendations for enhancing health, safety, and security on education abroad programs; and, understanding Program Director responsibilities.

Registration requested. Please email oihs(at)msu.edu

FEB
17
Date:
Saturday, 17 Feb 2018
Time:
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:
Burchfield County Park 881 Grovenburg Road Holt, MI 48842
Department:
Visiting International Professional Program
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VIPP is hosting a Cross Country Ski Trip. You are invited to our VIPP Ski Trip on February 17, 2018, from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Burchfield County Park. We hope that you are able to join us. Family is welcome to join.
RSVP here by February 9th

Date:
Saturday, 17 Feb 2018
Time:
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
The Otters Club
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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The Office for International Advancement will be hosting the MSU Executive Forum in Mumbai featuring alumnus and keynote speaker Sumi Ghosh, the CEO of Tata Starbucks. Sumi is a 1990 graduate of the College of Communication Arts and Sciences with a degree in Advertising.
 
FEB
20
Date:
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018
Time:
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location:
305 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Arabic Diwan is a gathering of Arabic students who are in the Arabic program, where they speak the language and learn about the culture in a relaxed environment with the Fulbright teaching assistant. Students from all Arabic language levels are encouraged to attend. Also, we extend the invitation to the Arabic-speaking students at the English Center.

Sponsored by the Asian Studies Center and the Arabic Program. 

FEB
21
Date:
Wednesday, 21 Feb 2018
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location:
Main Library, Digital Scholarship Lab 2 West
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
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