10/09/2014 - 10:56am
MSU MUSEUM SEEKS 2015 HERITAGE AWARD NOMINATIONS, ARTS APPRENTICESHIP APPLICATIONS
Honoring individuals who continue traditions with excellence is the focus of two annual programs coordinated by the Michigan State University Museum: the Michigan Heritage Awards (MHA) Program, and the Michigan Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program (MTAAP).
10/06/2014 - 9:08am
“The Murder Trial of Laundress Virginia Christian: Race, Labor, and Violence as Resistance in Progressive Era Virginia” – LaShawn Harris, History Department, Michigan State University (co-sponsored by African-American and African Studies, the MSU Center for Gender in Global Context and the MSU Women’s Resource Center)
MSU Museum Auditorium
10/03/2014 - 8:37am
The MSU Museum will be closed on home football Saturdays in the fall: Oct. 4, Oct.25, Nov. 8 and Nov. 22. This weekend regular hours will resume on Sunday, Oct. 5 with the MSUFCU Dinosaur Dash!
09/29/2014 - 8:45am
MSU FEDERAL CREDIT UNION DINOSAUR DASH IS SUNDAY, OCT. 5, AT MSU MUSEUM
Mid-Michigan residents get ready for “Earth-shaking fun” at the MSU Federal Credit Union Dinosaur Dash, a 5K run/walk, set for 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5, at the Michigan State University Museum. Meanwhile, the Museum Mile, Mini Dash and Diaper Dash make for dinosaur-size fun and fitness for the whole family.
09/26/2014 - 8:28am
The MSU Museum will be closed on home football Saturdays in the fall: Sept. 27, Oct. 4, Oct.25, Nov. 8 and Nov. 22. This weekend regular hours will resume on Sunday, Sept. 28 at 1 p.m.
09/22/2014 - 3:35pm
Family Fossil Fun!
The Michigan State University Museum celebrates National Fossil Day on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, 12:30 - 4 p.m., an afternoon of fossil fun.
09/22/2014 - 8:52am
"Bitter Kisses for Labor: Mass Consumer Capitalism and the Hershey Chocolate Sit-Down Strike, April 1937," presented by Carol Quirke American Studies SUNY-Old Westbury and author of, Eyes on Labor: News Photography and America's Working Class.
Monday, September 22
12:15 - 1:30 in the MSU Museum Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the MSU School of Journalism
09/19/2014 - 8:32am
The MSU Museum will be closed on home football Saturdays in the fall: Sept. 20, Sept. 27, Oct. 4, Oct.25, Nov. 8 and Nov. 22. This weekend regular hours will resume on Sunday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m.
09/18/2014 - 10:34am
Federal Grants of $30 Million Awarded to Support Museums across the U.S.
IMLS Announces Museums for America and National Leadership Grants for Museums Recipients
Washington, DC—Today, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced new grants for 211 museum projects, totaling $25,576,662, through its highly competitive Museums for America and National Leadership Grants for Museums programs.
09/15/2014 - 12:31pm
All day on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 curators from around the world will be answering questions from the public via Twitter for Ask a Curator Day. MSU Museum’s curator of history, Dr. Shirley Wajda will be available to answer questions.