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Urbanization and Health in Africa: Exploring the Interconnections Between Poverty, Inequality and the Burden of Disease
Feb. 1, 12 p.m.; International Center, room 201
This installment of the Friday Forum lecture series is sponsored by the Center for Advanced Study of International Development (CASID) and Women in International Development (WID). The lecture will feature Dr. Jacob Songsore Dean from the University of Ghana as its speaker. For more information, contact Pamela Galbraith at galbrai3@msu.edu.

Rushing to Sunshine: Seoul Diaries and Pyongyang Diaries
Feb. 13, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Bessey Hall, room 108
Solrun Hoass’s two separate documentary style films, Seoul Diaries and Pyongyang Diaries , illustrate the effect of government-instituted policy, as well as everyday life in both North and South Korea. These two films serve as the second installment of the “North Korea from Every Angle” film series that continues through the month of February and is hosted by the Asian Studies Center. For more information, contact Marilyn McCollough at mccull67@msu.edu.

Antarctic Visit: Photography by Johanna Wielfaert
Feb. 1-28, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Wild Birds Unlimited, 1739 W. Grand River Ave., Okemos
Wild Birds Unlimited will be featuring a photography exhibit from Johanna Wielfaert’s trip to Antarctica as a part of their artist series throughout February. Featured artists specialize in nature photography and change every few months.
For more information, call 517-337-9920.

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