MSU Broad to showcase ‘Andy Warhol: A Day in the Life’
“Andy Warhol: A Day in the Life,” on view until May 6 at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University, or MSU Broad, showcases one of the 20th century’s most important and iconic artists, using works from the MSU Broad’s permanent collection.View story photos
Zhou Tian nominated for Grammy for classical work
An associate professor of composition at the Michigan State University College of Music is in the running to receive a Grammy for a contemporary classical piece he wrote for the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.View story photos
Celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Beginning Jan. 13, MSU will host a series of free events as part of the university’s 38th annual Martin Luther King Jr. commemorative celebration. The greater Lansing community is invited to join MSU students, faculty and staff members in activities and service projects that honor King’s legacy.
MSU uses $1.5M Mellon Foundation grant to build massive slave trade database
MSU, supported by nearly $1.5 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will create a unique online data hub that will change the way scholars and the public understand African slavery.View story photos
College of Music hosts tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.
The MSU College of Music presents two performances of its annual concert celebrating the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Jan. 14 in MSU Auditorium’s Fairchild Theatre.
MSU Choral Union to hold auditions
The MSU Choral Union will hold interviews and auditions for its upcoming season at 6 p.m., Jan. 10 and 17
Professors receive grant to support health services
Professor Jacqueline Rhodes and assistant professor Dawn Shoultz Opel, both faculty members in the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, received a three-year, $140,000 grant from the Humanities Without Walls consortium to create and sustain humanities-centered health service research collaboratives.View story photos
High school student wins holiday card design contest
The Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center has recognized East Lansing High School junior Sophie Rutkowski as the winner of the 2017 annual holiday card design contest.
MSU Music presents 10th annual Professors of Jazz concert
The MSU College of Music will host A Jazzy Little Christmas, the 10th annual Professors of Jazz concert, at 8 p.m. on Dec. 16 at the Fairchild Theatre in the MSU Auditorium. The performance will fuse modern jazz tunes with Christmas classics.View story photos
'Tales from the Archives' chronicles MSU history and traditions
Looking for a holiday gift or simply a token of appreciation for a Spartan history buff? MSU Archives and Historical Collections recently announced the publication, “Tales from the Archives,” which chronicles the origins of the nation’s pioneer land-grant university and its traditions.View story photos