Events


MAY
3
Date:
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
Time:
9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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CVIP Executive Committee meets to discuss current issues and make recommendations to the CVIP Board

MAY
5
Date:
Friday, 05 May 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
MSU's Center for Gender in Global Context (GenCen)
Department:
Center for Gender in Global Context
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The GenCen will be a drop-off location for the Michigan Health and Hygiene Donation Drive for the Homeless. We are located on the 2nd floor of the International Center, in Room 206. The drive begins on April 24 and runs until May 5!

MAY
6
Date:
Saturday, 06 May 2017
Time:
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:
303 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Maximizing Students' Performance with Authentic Assessments Professor Yoshiko Saito-Abbott is the Chair of the School of World Languages and Culture and the Director of the Monterey Bay World Language Project at California State University, Monterey Bay. She is also the President of the American Association of Teachers of Japanese.

Using Authentic Materials in the Japanese Classroom Professor Charlene Polio is the Associate Chair of the Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian & African Languages and the Co-Director of the Center for Language Education and Research at Michigan State University.

This workshop is for teachers of Japanese at K-16 levels and heritage programs. The workshop is free, and a light breakfast and lunch will be provided. For more information or questions contact Jennifer Pippin at pippinj1(at)msu.edu 

To participate, please register by Friday, April 28, 2017 at http://asia.isp.msu.edu/k-12-programs/teacher-workshops/

MAY
10
Date:
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Time:
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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CVIP Board will meet to discuss and act on recommendations of the CVIP Executive Committee.

Date:
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Time:
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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All CVIP members are invited to attend the annual salad luncheon followed by the annual meeting and the presentation of recognition awards and scholarships.

MAY
16
Date:
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location:
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Shawrzman Scholars is holding an informational webinar about their program.

Click here to register.


Schwarzman Scholars is a highly-selective, fully-funded international scholarship program designed to prepare future leaders for success in a world where China plays a key global role. Anchored in an 11-month professional Master's Degree in Global Affairs at Beijing's prestigious Tsinghua University, the program provides Scholars with the opportunity to develop their leadership skills, engage in high-level interactions with Chinese leaders and  visiting speakers, and learn from world-class faculty through a dynamic core curriculum and concentrations in public policy, international studies, or business and economics. The Schwarzman Scholars experience also includes unparalleled opportunities outside of the classroom, including internships, senior mentors, and travel seminars around China. 

MAY
18
Date:
Thursday, 18 May 2017
Time:
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location:
Okemos High School, 2800 Jolly Rd, Okemos, MI, 48864
Department:
Visiting International Professional Program
MAY
21
Date:
Sunday, 21 May 2017
Time:
5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location:
Cook Recital Hall (MSU Music Building) 333 W Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI 48824
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Khayal-Hindustani music is a form of tradidtional indian music thats been passed down through generations.

Performers:

Pt. Kaivalyakumar Gurav (Vocalist)

  • Recipient of Pt. Bhimsen Joshi National Award
  • Kumar Gandharva Puraskar

Pt. Abhijit Banerjee (Tabla)

Sri. Sanatan Goswami (Harmonium)

TICKETS

 Adults $20, Children (under 18yrs) $10, Family of 4 (2A, 2C) - $50, MSU Students - $10

PARKING

MSU parking ramp#6 (Grand River Ave)

MAY
22
Date:
Monday, 22 May 2017
Time:
6:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Location:
Marriott Hotel, 7 Jianguomen South Street, East District, Beijing. (Metro Line 1 or 2, Jianguomen Station, C Exit)
Department:
Visiting International Professional Program
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MSU Reception in Beijing

May 22, 2017

Marriott Hotel

MSU alumni, partners and friends,

You are cordially invited to a Michigan State University reception in Beijing hosted by Dr. Steve Hanson, Associate Provost and Dean of International Studies and Programs.

MSU has always been very proud of its China connection. Working with many university and research institute partners in China, MSU is advancing its research and education agendas both in the U.S. and China. The campus is home to more than 4,600 Chinese students as well as 200 Chinese visiting scholars. 100 strong MSU faculty and staff have Chinese heritage.  Thousands of MSU Chinese alumni are now working in China. These Spartans are working hard everyday to address the world's big challenges.

Join fellow Spartans in downtown Beijing for an update on MSU's activities from MSU's International Studies & Programs leadership team and connect with new and old Spartans.

The MSU team in attendance at the reception includes: Dr. Jiaguo Qi, Director of China Program; Ms. Qing Xia, Senior Assistant Director of China Program; Dr. Xinyu Wu, Director of Visiting International Professional Program; Dr Jamie Monson, Director of African Studies Center; Mr. Daniel Spadafore, Associate Director of International Advancement; and Mr. Bob Groves, Vice President of Advancement

Date: May 22, 2017
Time: 6:30pm to late
Venue: Marriott Hotel, 7 Jianguomen South Street, East District, Beijing. (Metro Line 1 or 2, Jianguomen Station, C Exit)

Register your attendance at http://myisp.msu.edu/MSUBeijingReception

JUN
7
Date:
Wednesday, 07 Jun 2017
Time:
9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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CVIP Executive Committee meets to discuss current issues and make recommendations to the CVIP Board.