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$300K Faculty Summer Fellowship Program Launched

The College of Arts and Letters has announced the creation of its Faculty Summer Fellowship Program with a commitment of $300,000 over summer 2016 to pilot the research incentive program. Learn more. 


MSU Receives $160,000 in HWW Global Midwest Grants

Three project teams that include MSU College of Arts & Letters faculty and students were among the 10 teams receiving funding in the 2016 Humanities Without Walls (HWW) Global Midwest Grants. Learn more.


Dr. Malea Powell Named WRAC Chair

Associate professor Dr. Malea Powell has been named Chair of the MSU Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures (WRAC). Learn more. 


Producer of Oscar-Winning Film to Coach Theatre 2 Film Students

This year’s MSU Theatre 2 Film project will benefit from the advice and expertise of Kathleen Glynn, producer of the Academy Award-winning film, “Bowling for Columbine.” Learn more. 


2016 Linguistics and Languages Department Alumni Reunion

MSU Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages alumni are invited to grab a front-row seat as MSU faculty and students explore today's most pressing issues and reconnect with fellow Spartans on April 9th. Learn more.


Dr. Amy DeRogatis Named Faculty Excellence Advocate

College of Arts & Letters Dean Christopher P. Long has named Dr. Amy DeRogatis, professor of Religion and American Culture in the Department of Religious Studies, as Faculty Excellence Advocate (FEA) for the College. Learn more.


Professors Receive the 2016 MSU Teacher-Scholar Award

Sean Valles, assistant professor in the Lyman Briggs College and in the Department of Philosophy, and Joshua Yumibe, associate professsor and director of Film Studies, received the 2016 Teacher-Scholar Award. Learn more.


Danielle DeVoss Receives the 2016 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty

Congratulations to Danielle DeVoss for receiving one of the 2016 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards for all of her significant contributions to the College of Arts & Letters! Learn more.


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  • Theatre2Film: “Sorta Late Night”
    2016-02-11 19:00:00 2016-02-13 19:00:00 40 Theatre2Film: “Sorta Late Night”

    Join us for the MSU Department of Theatre’s Fifth Annual Theatre Film Festival featuring a short film created in THR404 – Topics in Acting and Directing III. Directed by MSU faculty member Mark Colson, students have developed a show that will be viewed first as a theatrical piece and later as a film. Learn more.

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  • 2016 Muslim Cultures in South Asian Cinema: Opening Reception and "Shatrang K...
    2016-02-12 17:00:00 2016-02-12 20:00:00 40 2016 Muslim Cultures in South Asian Cinema: Opening Reception and "Shatrang Ke Khiladi (The Chess Players)"

    Presented by Jyotsna Singh, Swarnavel Pillai, Karin Zitzewitz, Sean Pue and Rajiv Ranjan. Opening Reception 5 - 6 p.m, film at 6 PM.


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  • Broad Underground Film Series: Global Grooves and Visions
    2016-02-12 19:00:00 2016-02-12 21:00:00 40 Broad Underground Film Series: Global Grooves and Visions

    Featured artists include: William Kentridge, Shirin Neshat, and Steve McQueen. Organized by Josh Yumibe and Connor Ryan.

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  • Teen Photo Voice Unveiling & Raffle
    2016-02-12 19:00:00 2016-02-12 20:00:00 40 Teen Photo Voice Unveiling & Raffle

    Join us in the REACH gallery to view work by teens to improve literacy through photography and give teens a voice for activism using photographs.

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  • Religious Studies Event: “Boxing and Religion” with Dr. Amy Koehlinger
    2016-02-15 16:00:00 2016-02-15 17:30:00 40 Religious Studies Event: “Boxing and Religion” with Dr. Amy Koehlinger

    Dr. Amy Koehlinger

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