Noontimes Performance Featuring Steve Ewing
Thursday, April 7, in the Union main lounge from noon – 1 p.m.
Free entertainment!
“Bollywood Bound: Finding Fame and Identity in India’s Filmmaking Capital”
Thursday, April 7, in 303 International Center at 4 p.m.
Directed by Nisha Pahuja (2002; 57min). Part of the Spring 2005 Lecture Series: Asia and Diaspora: Traditions and Trajectories.
Gallery Talk with Artist Mara Jevera Fulmer
Thursday, April 7, at Kresge Art Museum at noon.
Michigan Spring Dairy Show and Sale
Thursday, April 7, at the Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education.
African Studies Seminar: Coping Strategies in Food and Water Deficit Regions of Niger
Thursday, April 7, in 201 International Center at noon.
Presented by Rob Glew.
Q*News Potluck
Thursday, April 7, at Valley Court Park (behind the West Grand River Ave. Beaner’s) at 5:30 p.m.
Part of Pride Week 2005.
Development and Globalization: The Ethical Challenges
Friday, April 8, in 107 S. Kedzie Hall at 3 p.m.
Presentation by Nigel Dower, senior lecturer in philosophy at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Free.
CIUS (Coalition of Indian Undergraduate Students) Satrang
Friday, April 8, in the Great Hall of the Wharton Center at 7 p.m.
For the 16th year, CIUS presents Satrang, a dance celebration about the diversity of Indian Culture. Free to all MSU students.
Laura Apol, Michigan Writers Series
Friday, April 8, in W449 of the Main Library at 7:30 p.m.
Laura Apol is an associate professor of education at MSU and has published three volumes of poetry. She is the winner of the 2004 Oklahoma Book Award for Poetry for her latest work, Crossing the Ladder of Sun, which explores the extraordinary aspects of ordinary people. For more information visit the web at Free.
“Cabaret Neuvo” Drag Show
Friday, April 8, in the Campus Center of the International Center from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Come enjoy local drag talent and get a cabaret picture taken! In partnership with RING and Pride Week 2005. Free event.
Wells Hall Movies
Friday, April 8 through Sunday, April 10.
Spanglish at 7 and 9:15 p.m.
In Good Company at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. *Special showing in Conrad Auditorium (Rm. 102) on Friday at 8:00 p.m.
Hotel Rwanda at 7:10 and 9:20 p.m.
April Shower at 7:20 and 9:40 p.m. *In partnership with SPECTRUM and Pride Week 2005.
APA (Asian Pacific American) Women’s Conference
Saturday, April 9, in the Union at 10 a.m.
The theme of this year’s conference is “Breaking the Golden Rule.”
Multicultural Extravaganza
Saturday, April 9, in the Auditorium at 7 p.m.
A cultural event where MSU students show off their talents. For more information contact Dominga Martinez at
“In the Mood” Dance Night
Saturday, April 9, in the Union Ballroom from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
East Coast Swing lessons at 9 p.m.; Open Dance from 10 p.m. – 1 a.m. Enjoy the live sounds of the Ambassador Big Band, a 17-piece orchestra. Free event with refreshments.
Pride Week Dance
Tentatively Saturday, April 9, in the Union Gold Room from 9 p.m. – midnight.
Poetry Night
Sunday, April 10, tentatively at Espresso Royale at 8 p.m.
Part of Pride Week 2005.
“A World in Miniature: Islamic Paintings from the R. M. Riefstahl Collection
Monday, April 11, at Kresge Art Museum at 12:10 p.m.
Gallery talk with Carol Fisher.
Asian American Inventive Identities: Rethinking Difference and Hybridity in the Sibling Case of Sui Sin Far and Onoto Watana
Monday, April 11, in 303 International Center at 4 p.m.
Presented by Shirley Lim (UC Santa Barbara). Part of the Spring 2005 Lecture Series: Asia and Diaspora: Traditions and Trajectories.
Brown Bag Discussion with Shirley Lim
Monday, April 11, in the Multicultural Center of the Union at noon.
International Conference & Workshops on Ethics “Capability Approach”
Monday, April 11 through Wednesday, April 13, in the Union.
Articulated by Nobel laureate Amartya K. Sen.
“Keeping the Hope: Activism in the Repressive Era” Panel Discussion with Emi Koyama
Monday, April 11, in the Multicultural Center at 3:30 p.m.
Evening Keynote: “The Intersex Movement in the Second Decade” in Union Parlor C at 7:30 p.m.
T-Party 3: Translating Our Identities
Tuesday, April 12, in 441 Union at 7 p.m.
Part of Pride Week 2005.
MSU Women’s Glee Club, Collegiate Choir and Chamber Choir Concert
Tuesday, April 12, at University Lutheran Church (1020 S. Harrison Rd.) at 7:30 p.m.
Asian Studies Center: Jazzy Japonisme
Tuesday, April 12, in 303 International Center at 4:30 p.m.
Fantasies of Japan in Jazz, presented by E. Taylor Atkins, Northern Illinois University.
National Day of Silence
Wednesday, April 13.
Demonstration from 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Rock and Wells Hall courtyard. A discussion will follow at 7:30 p.m. in the PRIDE Room in the basement of Landon Hall.
“Gandhi” Film Presentation
Wednesday, April 13, in A133 Life Sciences Building at 4p.m.
Sponsored by the Asian Studies Center.
Festival of Human Rights
Wednesday, April 13 through Friday, April 15.
Featuring documentary filmmaker Mandy Jacobson, Rwandan-born activist Louise Mushikiwabo and MSU faculty members. For more information or to register, call (517) 373- 8860 or visit the Web site at

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