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Why Artist Lecture Series alone won’t change this campus

Why Artist Lecture Series alone won’t change this campus

Rachel Johnson

January 23, 2018

Let me just say out of the 3-and-a-half years I’ve been at MSU, I’ve attended at least 10 Artist Lecture Series. I enjoyed almost all of them and took something away from each. It’s a great concept: bring in well-known speakers from around the world to talk about a certain message, usuall...

Forgiveness trumps hate in eyes of Holocaust survivor

Forgiveness trumps hate in eyes of Holocaust survivor

Cortney Wood

September 22, 2017

She has every right to burn with anger. At age 10, Nazis stripped her from the only home, the only family she knew. Ripped away from her mother, father and two older sisters, Eva Mozes Kor was left clutching her twin as her mother reached, arms outstretched with desperate despair as they were ...

Artist-Lecture Series concludes with rePercussion

Artist-Lecture Series concludes with rePercussion

Caleb Martin

January 25, 2017

More than 50 guests came to experience the last Artist-Lecture Series an audience-involved musical performance by rePercussion, a progressive percussion duo most known for their high-energy rhythm and comedic shows, in Akin Auditorium. Performing at MSU Atop the stage of Akin Auditorium, up...

Walter Echo-Hawk educates audience on Native American issues

Walter Echo-Hawk educates audience on Native American issues

Caleb Sneath

November 15, 2016

Walter Echo-Hawk spoke before an audience in Akin Auditorium Tuesday, Nov. 13, about cultural sovereignty and the various issues facing Native Americans today. "Each of these tribes have a cultural sovereignty that goes along with that [the tribal political systems] that is defined internally, which ...

Kip Fulbeck brings photographs to art gallery for Artist-Lecture series

Kip Fulbeck brings photographs to art gallery for Artist-Lecture series

Caleb Sneath

November 15, 2016

Dozens of photographs of self-proclaimed “hapas” gaze upon visitors of the art gallery ever since artist-lecture speaker Kip Fulbeck brought his exhibit upon the “Hapa Project” Nov. 11.“It's amazing. It makes me laugh, makes me cry, makes me want to think," Emily LaBeff, professor of sociol...

Kip Fulbeck to follow RJ Mitte in Artist Lecture Series

Caleb Sneath

November 8, 2016

Kip Fulbeck, swimmer, artist, teacher, and mixed-race identity advocate, will be the next speaker in the Artist Lecture Series on Nov. 11.“I like his work. I think it's interesting," Britnee Burleson, respiratory care sophomore, said.Fulbeck won the award for athlete of the year in 1988 and creates...

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