Marsha MacDowell

MSU Museum Curator MacDowell Honored by American Folklore Society

The American Folklore Society (AFS), the country’s professional society for folklorists, has announced that Professor Marsha MacDowell of Michigan State University is the 2020 recipient of the Society’s Benjamin A. Botkin Prize for significant lifetime achievement in the field of public folklore. MacDowell is the Curator of Folk Arts and

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Cartoon drawing of Charles Darwin in front of a video conference call on computer screen

Discovering Darwin, Celebrating Science

The Michigan State University Museum presents its 17th annual (1st virtual!) Darwin Discovery Day on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., an exploration of science and discovery. Researchers and graduate students from all across MSU are taking part in Darwin Discovery Day to help share their research

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