Noontimes Performance
Thursday, November 11 in the Union Main Lounge from 12 noon – 1 p.m.
With performer Ryan Hay, in partnership with ASMSU.
Positively Perimenopause
Thursday, November 11, in room W449 in the Main Library from 12:10 p.m.- 12:50 p.m.
Speaker: Irene Baker, R.N.C., M. S., MSU Health Team. Co-sponsored by: Healthy U and the Women’s Resource Center. To RSVP, contact the WRC at 353-1635 or
Pediatrics and Human Development: Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
Thursday, November 11 at the Sparrow Hospital Auditorium at 8 a.m.
Presented by Mona M. Riskalla, University of Michigan.
Dr. Steven Alan Carr: Hollywood, the Holocaust and the Crisis Over Propaganda
Thursday, November 11 at the Main Library at 7:30 p.m.
Fear over so-called Jewish control of the media served to depict World War II as an essentially Jewish war in which America had no business intervening; this presentation uses rare clips of films, speeches and industry memos to investigate. Sponsored by the University Colloquia Series.
Jerry Sprague
Thursday, November 11 at Harper’s Restaurant on 131 Albert Avenue at 10:30 p.m. and a cover charge.
The Cassini Mission to Saturn
Thursday, November 11 at the Abrams Planetarium
$5 lecture by Professor Horace Smith.
Greater Lansing Potters Guild Annual Show and Sale
Thursday, November 11 at All Saints Episcopal Church on 800 Abbott Road
5:30 – 9 p.m. Also showing Friday 9 a.m. – 9p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
New pottery added each day, major credit cards accepted. Free event.
Wells Hall Movies
Friday, November 12
Collateral at 7:15 & 9:30 p.m.
Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle at 7:45 & 9:40 p.m.
The Manchurian Candidate at 7 & 9:30 p.m.
Open Water at 7:30 & 9:15 p.m.
Spartan Idol: The 3rd Season
Friday, November 12 at the Campus Center in the International Center from 8 p.m. – 1 a.m.
One University campus, hundreds of hopeful singers, one tremendous show. Watch MSU students compete for studio recording time. Hair and makeup for top five contestants sponsored by Marshall Field’s.
International Coffee Hour
Friday, November 12 in Spartan rooms B and C in the International Center from 4-6 p.m.
A great place to make friends, be involved, and start the weekend…and the coffee is free! Sponsored by Office of International Students and Scholars.
Our Daily Work/Our Daily Lives
Friday, November 12 at the MSU Museum Auditorium from 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Wilson Warren of Western Michigan University will present, “I’m Glad I’m not a Hog: Workers’ Lives and the Ethics of Animal Slaughter.”
Geriatric Symposium
Friday, November 12 at the Kellogg Center from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The colleges of Human Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and Nursing are co-sponsoring the 18th annual Geriatric Symposium, “Facing Frailty: Challenges and Choices.” David R. Thomas, St. Louis University, will give the keynote address, “The Biology of Frailty.”
Poet Terry Blackhawk, Michigan Writers Series Friday, November 12 in room W4497 in the MSU Main Library at 7:30 p.m.
Terry Blackhawk is author of two full-length poetry collections, Body & Field and Escape Artist, which received the 2002 John Ciardi Prize from BkMk Press. Founder and director of Detroit’s acclaimed Inside Out Literary Arts Project, Blackhawk has also published a chapbook, Trio: Voices from the Myths. Sponsored by MSU Libraries and Schuler Books & Music.
19th Annual Women in the Arts Festival
Friday, November 12, at Edgewood United Church at 469 N. Hagadorn Road
Crafts, foods, concerts, workshops, drumming; Friday night crafts and food open at 6:30 p.m. free; Friday night stage 8 p.m. $15; Saturday crafts and day stage $3; Saturday night stage 7 p.m. $20.
Ensename a Bailar (Teach me to dance)
Saturday, November 13, at the Union Ballroom. Salsa lessons from 8 p.m.-10 p.m. & dance from 10 p.m. 1a.m.
Hosted by NAHBS and PRSA with music by DJ Morenazo.
Sleeping Beauty
Sunday, November 14 at the Wharton Center at 3 p.m.
Ballet Internationale restores the classic fairy tale ballet Sleeping Beauty with new sets and costumes. Tickets run $20, $25, $32, and $37 each.
Phi Iota Alpha First Annual Bowling Tournament 2004, Bowling for Honduras
Sunday, November 14, at Spartan Lanes in the Union basement from 2 p.m.-5 p.m.
Cost is $6 per person or $30 for a team of 6. Participate while helping the unfortunate of Honduras. Contact Juan Flores at or Mario Ugalde at
Is-La Mind (Ease the Mind)
November 14 in the Erickson Kiva from 7p.m.-9 p.m.
Live performance by Urban Poets along with a movie.
2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference: Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way
Sunday, November 14, at the MSU Union from 1:30 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Residence Life, Student Life, University Activities Board, and Women’s Resource Center. $5 for MSU Students. For more information, contact WRC at 432-3745 ext. 146.
Adonde biene el arros y labichuela? (Where do Rice and Beans come from?)
Monday, November 15 in the Erickson Kiva from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. History of Puerto Ricans, presented by Jerry Rivera. Refreshments will be served.
Diego Rivera Jazz Quartet
Monday, November 15 at Harper’s from 7-11 p.m. and is free.
Understanding North Korea After 9/11: Asia Since 911: Convergences and Polarities
Tuesday, November 16 in room 303 in the International Center at 4 p.m.
Speaker: Doug Kim (MSU) and sponsored by the Asian Studies Center 2004 Fall Colloquium Series.
Live Performance by Latino Artists Society and by La Bruja
Tuesday, November 16, in the Erickson Kiva from 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Latin American and Caribbean Electro Acoustic Music
Tuesday, November 16, at the Music Building Auditorium from 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Free presentation sponsored by the MSU Latin American Music Series, School of Music.
World View Lecture Series: Constance Berry Newman Tuesday, November 16, at the Wharton Center at 7:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and former Assistant Administrator of the US Agency for International Development (USAID), the government agency that administers economic and humanitarian assistance worldwide. Free for students, two tickets per MSU ID and are only available at the Wharton Center Box Office.
Stepping into the Future
Wednesday, November 17, at the Bessey Auditorium from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Community Service program with faculties from various departments.
Domestic & International Adoption Wednesday, November 17, in Room 27 in the Nisbet Building from 12-1:00 p.m. Speakers: Nancy Gannon and Kris Burrow, Adoption Associates. Co-Sponsored by the MSU Family Resource Center and MSU Women’s Resource Center. To register e-mail

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