Mujeres Sin Miedo: Women Without Fear

[cross]Britney Spears violates another law. More than 400 women murdered in Mexico cities since 1993. Year-long search for missing woman ends in arrest. Deserts in Juarez sprinkled with bones, more than 70 women still missing. Detroit mayor caught in text messaging scandal. Juarez murders remain largely unsolved. Some of these headlines we cannot get away […]

Going Global

Odyssey of the Mind 2007 World Finals May 23 – May 26, Michigan State University Lansing will be the host of the 2007 Odyssey of the Mind World Finals, an event which brings teams from across the world together to compete for the Championship title. Odyssey of the mind challenges kids to brainstorm, build, revise […]

Going Global

Kaffestunde: Practice German April 4, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.; Espresso Royale (Grand River Ave) Students and faculty are given the opportunity to practice German in a relaxed setting. Poniente April 6, 5:30 p.m.; Room 206, Old Horticulture Building Part of the Romance Languages Film Series, Poniente is a film examining issues of immigration and racism […]

Going Global

Bate Papo: Practice Portuguese March 2, 4:30 p.m.; Espresso Royale (Grand River Ave) Students and faculty are given the opportunity to practice Portuguese in a relaxed setting. This event takes place every other Friday all month long. For more information contact (517) 353-1690 or kristin@msu.edu African Culture Week: A.W.A.K.E. (Africans\’ War Against the Known Epidemic: […]

On Passing

[body]The pain is the most concentrated and intense pain she has ever felt. Reclined as far back as the Oldsmobile Cutlass passenger seat will allow, she bites her lip and holds her breath in an effort to stifle a scream. She is still dressed in her casual black shorts and white polo t-shirt with a […]

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Study Abroad Fair February 1, 11a.m. – 4p.m.; 2nd floor, MSU Union A showcase of many of the diverse study abroad programs MSU has to offer, the Study Abroad Fair provides information to interested students as well as opportunities for those who have already studied abroad. \”If Anything is Sacred\” February 2, 8 p.m.; Arena […]

Going Global

“Siyazama: Traditional Arts, Edcuation and AIDS in South Africa” Open until January 2007; Heritage Gallery, MSU Museum The Siyazama (Zulu for \”we are trying\”) Project uses traditional and contemporary artistic expression to document the realities of HIV/AIDS; to open lines of communication about the virus and to establish a model for collaborations among artists, educators […]

Going Global

“Siyazama: Traditional Arts, Edcuation and AIDS in South Africa” Open until January 2007; Heritage Gallery, MSU Museum The Siyazama (Zulu for \”we are trying\”) Project uses traditional and contemporary artistic expression to document the realities of HIV/AIDS; to open lines of communication about the virus and to establish a model for collaborations among artists, educators […]

Vote or Else

[card]Casting votes on election day is an activity many MSU students take part in, while several others choose to abstain. Maybe the candidates don\’t appeal to them, the issues on the ballot don\’t seem important or they don\’t think their vote will really make a difference. Having to vote in the area you are registered […]

Going Global

“Siyazama: Traditional Arts, Edcuation and AIDS in South Africa” ?Open until January 2007; Heritage Gallery, MSU Museum ?The Siyazama (Zulu for \”we are trying\”) Project uses traditional and contemporary artistic expression to document the realities of HIV/AIDS; to open lines of communication about the virus and to establish a model for collaborations among artists, educators […]