04/04/2014 - 9:11am
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: Saturday from 11AM-1PM, April 5
03/31/2014 - 8:31am
Provocative Parallels: The Liberation Struggle and the U.S. Civil Rights Movement - A Special Project 60/50 Brown Bag Lunch Conversation
03/17/2014 - 10:08am
03/13/2014 - 2:37pm
Detroit Resurgent: A Counternarrative of Hope and Vision
03/11/2014 - 9:19am
Michigan State University 2014 Science Festival • April 1-6
02/21/2014 - 11:54am
For those thinking about continuing education, networking or volunteering, the Michigan State University Museum might fit the bill threefold. The MSU Museum is now recruiting participants for the Docent Program.
Docents are needed to conduct tours and lead educational activities that add to the visitor experience and increase awareness of collections and exhibitions.
02/12/2014 - 1:44pm
2014 GREAT LAKES FOLK FESTIVAL MARKETPLACE: CALL FOR VENDORS, Aug. 9 &10
Hand-made goods with folk wisdom and functionality will be featured at the MSU Museum’s Great Lakes Folk Festival, Aug. 9 and 10 in downtown East Lansing.
01/31/2014 - 4:38pm
Successfully Engaging All Learners (SEAL) - Tots provides resources to encourage thinking and creating for youngster ages 2-5. Through play, music, and movement young visitors, along with their parents, teachers and caregivers, can explore the museum environment.
01/30/2014 - 1:53pm
01/27/2014 - 10:22am
‘A Photographic Contrast’
NEW EXHIBIT EXAMINES CHANGE IN WEST AFRICA
A photographic contrast between images that document life and traditions in Benin, West Africa is the focus of a new exhibit at the MSU Museum.
Revisiting Verger’s Dahomey: A Photographic Contrast features the photographs of Pierre Verger (1902 – 1996) and Darcy Greene, MSU School of Journalism Associate Professor and Assistant Director.