10/25/2013 - 8:38am
A newly remodeled Multicultural Center in the MSU Union features two cases of exhibits on the 2nd floor of the Union that draw from the cultural collections of the MSU Museum. The exhibits highlight diversity in a place on campus where all kinds of students can connect; the exhibits will be up through January 2014.
10/24/2013 - 10:04am
Dig the Past: A Hands-on Intro to Archaeology
What: Learn what archaeologists do by doing it! Dig, sift, and sort your way towards learning about how archaeology builds knowledge about the human past. Handle real artifacts and record your own observations in a field notebook you can take home. Hands-on activities for kids (and adults) of all ages.
Where: MSU Museum Auditorium
When: The following Saturdays from 1-3 PM: October 26, and November 16
Activity is drop-in; visitors are free to come and go as they please.
10/21/2013 - 7:07am
“Trampling Out the Vintage: The Rise and Fall of the United Farm Workers” Frank Bardacke Author and Independent Scholar
Thursday, October 24 - 12:15 - 1:30 in the MSU Museum Auditorium
Co-sponsored by the Chicano/Latino Studies Program and the Julian Samora Research Institute
Frank Bardacke’s Trampling Out the Vintage: Cesar Chavez and the Two Souls of the UFW is regarded as one of the most important and comprehensive looks at Cesar Chavez and the UFWA.
10/18/2013 - 12:06pm
The MSU Museum will be closed on home football Saturdays in the fall: Oct. 19, Nov. 2, and Nov. 30. This weekend regular hours will resume on Sunday, Sept. 20 at 1 p.m.
10/14/2013 - 7:09am
10/11/2013 - 2:29pm
The MSU Museum will be closed on home football Saturdays in the fall: Oct. 12, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 30. This weekend regular hours will resume on Sunday, Sept. 13 at 1 p.m.
10/08/2013 - 11:03am
Please join us Sunday, Oct. 13, from 1-5 p.m. at the Michigan State University Museum for festivities marking the official opening of the major new exhibition Extraordinary Ordinary People: American Masters of Traditional Arts.
Special events on Sunday include:
• Gallery comments by co-curators Alan Govenar, Documentary Arts, Inc. and Marsha MacDowell, MSU Museum
10/01/2013 - 8:38am
09/30/2013 - 9:27am
09/24/2013 - 2:46pm
Special Programs to Highlight Folklorist Alan Lomax’s Michigan Legacy