Events


SEP
28
Date:
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location:
115 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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"American. Muslim." highlights stories of two prominent American Muslims.

Talat Hamdani is the mother of a 9/11 hero named M. Salman Hamdani, who ran toward the Twin Towers to save lives.

Richard "Mac" McKinney is a longtime US veteran. He went from hating Muslims to becoming president of his local mosque.

Q&A will follow presentations.

Date:
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
115 International Center
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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"American. Muslim." highlights stories of two prominent American Muslims.

Talat Hamdani is the mother of a 9/11 hero named M. Salman Hamdani, who ran toward the Twin Towers to save lives.

Richard "Mac" McKinney is a longtime US veteran. He went from hating Muslims to becoming president of his local mosque.

Q&A will follow presentations.

SEP
29
Date:
Friday, 29 Sep 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
Third floor of International Center
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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Representatives from the Michigan Secretary of State's office will be on campus to conduct identity verification and administer the written test of driving knowledge.

Starting the driver's license application process on campus can reduce the number of times you must visit the Secretary of State's office. You may also renew a license or apply for a Michigan ID Card.

The application sessions will be held:

Sept. 29, 2017
9:00 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

Oct. 2, 2017
9:00 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

No application will be accepted without all the required documents and payments.

Documents:

  • Collect all the required documents from this checklist
  • Bring all the original AND photocopied required documents to this session.

Fees & Payments:

  • MI License Fees: $25 for new MI license, $18 for renewal (if license hasn't expired).
  • MI Identification Card Fees: $10 for new MI ID Card, $10 for renewal MI ID Card.
     

Learn more about applying for a Michigan Driver's License or Identificaiton Card

Date:
Friday, 29 Sep 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location:
Third floor of International Center
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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Representatives from the Michigan Secretary of State's office will be on campus to conduct identity verification and administer the written test of driving knowledge.

Starting the driver's license application process on campus can reduce the number of times you must visit the Secretary of State's office. You may also renew a license or apply for a Michigan ID Card.

The application sessions will be held:

Sept. 29, 2017
9-11:30 a.m. & 1-3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

Oct. 2, 2017
9-11:30 a.m. & 1-3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

No application will be accepted without all the required documents and payments.

Documents:

  • Collect all the required documents from this checklist: https://goo.gl/iK99EK
  • Bring all the original AND photocopied required documents to this session.

Fees & Payments:

  • MI License Fees: $25 for new MI license, $18 for renewal (if license hasn't expired).
  • MI Identification Card Fees: $10 for new MI ID Card, $10 for renewal MI ID Card.
     
Date:
Friday, 29 Sep 2017
Time:
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:
B-119 Wells Hall
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
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Do you want to particpate in education abroad but are not sure how to pay for it? The Office for Education Abroad and the Office of Financial Aid have teamed up to offer you a workshop on finding funding for education abroad.  Come learn about scholarships, financial aid and creative ways of financing!

 

SEP
30
Date:
Saturday, 30 Sep 2017
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).

OCT
2
Date:
Monday, 02 Oct 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
Third floor of International Center
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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Representatives from the Michigan Secretary of State's office will be on campus to conduct identity verification and administer the written test of driving knowledge.

Starting the driver's license application process on campus can reduce the number of times you must visit the Secretary of State's office. You may also renew a license or apply for a Michigan ID Card.

The application sessions will be held:

Sept. 29, 2017
9:00 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

Oct. 2, 2017
9-:00 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

No application will be accepted without all the required documents and payments.

Documents:

  • Collect all the required documents from this checklist: https://goo.gl/iK99EK
  • Bring all the original AND photocopied required documents to this session.

Fees & Payments:

  • MI License Fees: $25 for new MI license, $18 for renewal (if license hasn't expired).
  • MI Identification Card Fees: $10 for new MI ID Card, $10 for renewal MI ID Card.
     
Date:
Monday, 02 Oct 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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"Overcoming Challenges: Learning Abroad in a Time of Global Change"

6th Annual Learning Abroad Conference

We invite you to submit a proposal to present at MSU's Learning Abroad Conference on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the International Center. Please hold availability from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

What is this conference about? This conference is about MSU students' learning abroad experiences. We define "learning abroad" to include: MSU students' experiences in a study abroad program, international students' experiences at MSU, and U.S. students' experiences with international students at MSU. The conference is designed to give voice to students' stories through a variety of creative media so that fellow students and MSU faculty and staff may better understand the learning abroad experience. 

Why would you want to participate? Here are a few great reasons why you should be involved. You can...

  • Take time to reflect on your learning abroad experience
  • Share your story so that others may learn
  • Connect with other students
  • Gain valuable experience. Employers and graduate schools value conference presentations

Examples of presentations from last year's conference:

  • The Silver Lining: Intersection of Mental Health and Study Abroad
  • Making the Temporary Last: An Experience about Self-discovery
  • Service Learning in Belize: Moving Beyond the White Savior Complex
  • 9,358 Miles from Home

How do you get involved? Get involved in three simple steps:

  1. Write a proposal. Go to the link Learning Abroad Conference Proposal Form to submit your proposal by October 2, 2017. Proposals will be reviewed by MSU faculty, staff, and students. You will be notified of the decision no later than October 13, 2017. 
  2. If your proposal is accepted, you will work with a conference mentor to focus and refine your draft presentation.
  3. Present! All presentations have 10 minutes, including group presentations. 
Date:
Monday, 02 Oct 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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We invite you to submit a proposal to present at MSU's Learning Abroad Conference on Friday, November 17th, 2017 at the International Center. Please hold availability from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

This conference is about MSU students' learning abroad experiences. We define "learning abroad" to include: MSU students' experiences in a study abroad program, international students' experiences at MSU, and U.S. students' experiences with international students at MSU. The conference is designed to give voice to students' stories through a variety of creative media so that fellow students and MSU faculty and staff may better understand the learning abroad experience.

Visit goo.gl/L35UiG for submission details.

 

Date:
Monday, 02 Oct 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location:
Department:
Office for International Students and Scholars
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Representatives from the Michigan Secretary of State's office will be on campus to conduct identity verification and administer the written test of driving knowledge.

Starting the driver's license application process on campus can reduce the number of times you must visit the Secretary of State's office. You may also renew a license or apply for a Michigan ID Card.

The application sessions will be held:

Sept. 29, 2017
9-11:30 a.m. & 1-3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

Oct. 2, 2017
9-11:30 a.m. & 1-3:30 p.m. *
Third floor International Center
 (*ARRIVE EARLY! Depending on the number of applicants and time needed for testing, session may end early.)

No application will be accepted without all the required documents and payments.

Documents:

  • Collect all the required documents from this checklist
  • Bring all the original AND photocopied required documents to this session.

Fees & Payments:

  • MI License Fees: $25 for new MI license, $18 for renewal (if license hasn't expired).
  • MI Identification Card Fees: $10 for new MI ID Card, $10 for renewal MI ID Card.

Learn more about applying for a Michigan Driver's License or Identificaiton Card