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New Initiative Promotes Art Across Campus

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
New initiative promotes art across campus

MSU’s campus is rich in art — live performances, art installations, sculptures, exhibits and more spanning across disciplines, departments and programs — but this segmented approach makes coordination difficult,…

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Studio Art Major Wins ‘Most Inspiring’ at Social Justice Art Festival

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Beaumont building and Sky

Frankie Potochick, a senior Studio Art major, received the “Most Inspiring” award at the Second Annual Social Justice Art Festival for her painting, Innocence Lost, which focuses on the…

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Poetry Course Provides Foundation for Art Exhibit

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Poetry for art exhibit prison

Following the latest semester of his prison poetry course, Guillermo Delgado, artist and academic specialist in community and socially engaged arts in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities…

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Professor Reflects on Establishing Poetry Center

Monday, February 11, 2019
Anita Skeen

Anita Skeen said it took a move to Michigan to help her re-establish her roots with her native rural America. A faculty member since 1990, she is the…

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Professor Publishes Book on Colonial Africa

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Snyder Phillips

Professor John Aerni-Flessner of the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities at Michigan State University has published his first book, “Dreams for Lesotho: Independence, Foreign Assistance and…

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Knight Foundation Awards Funding for MSU’s Detroit Performance Project

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Lisa Biggs, assistant professor in Michigan State University’s Residential College in the Arts and Humanities, has received $100,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as…

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Crakes’ Play, Golden Land, Breaks Attendance Records

Friday, May 1, 2015

The Roial Players – a Michigan State University student-led arts group – set records in April 2015 with the performance of MSU’s Residential College in the Arts and Humanities senior…

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New Archive Allows Global Access to Rare African Photos

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Hoping to preserve cultural heritage and change Western thought on Africa, a Michigan State University researcher will use a $300,000 National Endowment for the Humanities grant to digitize…

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Art@Work Project Creates Living Color

Thursday, April 9, 2015
wall of various art works

Michigan State University’s Residential College in the Arts and Humanities and College of Engineering recently celebrated the unveiling of a wall of artworks created by students, faculty and workers…

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