Learning Abroad Conference

Co-sponsored by Office for Education Abroad, the Office for International Students and Scholars, and the Academic Advancement Network, the Learning Abroad Conference features presentations from students returned from international learning experiences and international students currently studying abroad here in East Lansing. Presentations include a variety of formats such as poetry, journal entries, music compositions, video and more. The… Read More »

MSU Global Festival

Country-specific exhibits, cultural demonstrations and live performances by international students will bring the community together to celebrate cultures around the world. Pick up souvenirs at the World Gift Shop, where all proceeds go to international student scholarships, or take home some new dance moves; students will be teaching traditional steps in an open dance studio… Read More »

Info Session: HALE South Africa Trip

The purpose of the HALE Field Experience in South Africa is to enable HALE students to link knowledge and skills they are gaining as scholars and practitioners in higher education to actual issues and challenges in the international context. It is designed to be a professional experience for the students, involving collaborative projects with colleagues in… Read More »

International Coffee/Tea Social Hour

Three units—the Office of International Studies in Education, the MSU Confucius Institute and the Chinese Language Teacher Certification Program—have combined and are now sharing a new space on the second floor of Erickson Hall. In honor of the move and the new academic year, please feel free to drop in as your schedule allows to… Read More »

Writing Proposals for International Dissertation Research Grants

Open to all MSU graduate students – US and foreign – planning to write proposals for funding dissertation or pre-dissertation research abroad for deadlines in 2018 or 2019 – especially the IIE Fulbright, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Abroad, NSF, and Ford Minority Fellowships. Free at the workshop: Funding Catalog for Graduate Student International Research Handout: “Secrets… Read More »

Graduate Student Writing/Discussion Group: Global Learning Experiences

A group of College of Education graduate students who are interested in or currently writing about global learning experiences (study/teaching abroad, international student experiences, global perspectives in teaching, learning and curriculum) meet twice per month. The group typically meets on the second and fourth Fridays of the month from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The… Read More »

#FeesMustFall & Advancement of Social Justice

Featuring Professor Adam Habib, vice chancellor of the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa Professor Habib has over 30 years of academic, research and administration expertise, spanning five universities and multiple local and international institutions, boards and task teams. He has been working with government, students and other stakeholders to find solutions to the recent wave… Read More »

ENGAGE 2018: International Alumni Reunion

Michigan State University and the MSU Alumni Club of Indonesia invite alumni and friends from around the world to ENGAGE: International Alumni Reunion on May 11-13, 2018 to celebrate Spartan accomplishments in agriculture, education, and capacity building. Dr. Satish Udpa, MSU Executive Vice President for Administrative Services and University Distinguished Professor, and Dr. Siddharth Chandra, Director of the MSU Asian… Read More »

MSU & DEI Joint Research Colloquium

The Office of International Studies in Education is hosting a joint research colloquium between the MSU College of Education and Dayalbagh Educational Institute (DEI) in India. The college recently established a link with DEI, and this event will be a wonderful opportunity to begin to learn more substantively about research interests of DEI colleagues, hear… Read More »

Teaching Abroad Panel & Resource Fair

This information session is designed for students from all majors who are interested in teaching abroad. You will hear from panelists who have participated in a variety of teaching abroad experiences, and also have the opportunity to: Explore teaching abroad options Hear from representatives of various organizations and experiences JET Program Refugee Development Center Fulbright… Read More »