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New Galleries at the MSU Museum Focus on Faculty and Student Research

Two new galleries at the MSU Museum are dedicated to student and faculty research at Michigan State University. Exhibitions in The Sandbox gallery will highlight more experimental exhibitions while the New Horizons space will feature research from the National Science Foundation Broader Impacts, art-science residencies, and a rotation of other

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American Alliance of Museums

MSU Museum Selected to Participate in National Museum Assessment Program

The MSU Museum has been selected to participate in the Museum Assessment Program (MAP), which is administered by the American Alliance of Museums. Through guided self-study assessment and on-site consultation with a museum professional, participation in MAP will empower the MSU Museum to better serve Michigan State University faculty, students,

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The Science of Grief

MSU Science Gallery Hosts Conversations About the Science of Grief

MSU Science Gallery is hosting a 3-day Science of Grief program in partnership with the MSU Broad Art Museum, WKAR, and the San Francisco-based nonprofit Reimagine from March 24 – 26, 2022. The theme for the program is “Spring into Wellness.” This responsive program comes at a time when many

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“Science of Grief” Podcast Named 2021 Best Use of New Media by Michigan Association of Broadcasters

The Michigan Association of Broadcasters named the Science of Grief podcast the winner of the Best Use of New Media award for Public Radio Group 2 during its 2021 Broadcast Excellence Awards ceremony on Thursday, March 10, 2022. The Science of Grief podcast is a collaboration between WDET-FM, Detroit’s NPR

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The Science of Grief

Science of Grief | March 24 – 26

MSU Science Gallery is hosting a 3 day Science of Grief “Spring into Wellness” program in partnership with the MSU Broad Art Museum and Reimagine organization. Started by MSU Science Gallery’s Community Engagement Manager Natasha T. Miller in 2018, Science of Grief is a series of community conversations that explores

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The Observation Experiment

MSU Museum Exhibition “Observation Experiment” Invites Co-Creation with MSU Students and Visitors

Through MSU Museum collections and the research of graduate students at Michigan State University, the exhibition “The Observation Experiment” explores the various ways we observe our world. On display in the MSU Museum’s Main Gallery through April 30, 2022, the exhibition invites viewers to contemplate how observation can lead to

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MSU Museum to Collaborate with Smithsonian and International Coalition of Sites of Conscience on Year-Long Community Engagement Initiative

The MSU Museum is one of only nine organizations selected as part of a cohort to participate in the Fostering Critical Conversations with Our Communities program, a year-long, Smithsonian Institution community engagement initiative in collaboration with the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience (Coalition). The 2022 pilot program is a

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MSU Science Gallery Part of Getty Foundation Grant

MSU Science Gallery’s Head of Programming Antajuan Scott is part of a group that was selected to receive a research grant through Pacific Standard Time, a Getty initiative focused on the intersection of science and art. Scott will collaborate as a curatorial partner with the California based art research institute

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Tracked and Traced

“Tracked & Traced,” New Podcast from WDET and MSU’s Science Gallery, Takes on Surveillance and Ethics

LISTEN TO THE TRAILER New technologies expedite the myriad ways surveillance impacts our society, and the latest podcast “Tracked & Traced” from WDET, Detroit’s NPR Station, and MSU Science Gallery is exploring surveillance through experts, young people, and the general public. The first episode will be published in early 2022

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Open Call: 1.5 degrees Celsius

Open Call: MSU Science Gallery – 1.5° Celsius

APPLY HERE MSU Science Gallery is now accepting submissions to their fifth annual open call, 1.5° Celsius Exhibition, launching Sept. 2022. The open call deadline for entry is Feb. 4, 2022. SEND YOUR PROPOSAL TO BE IN THIS EXHIBITION! Experimentation, provocation, and research are at the heart of Science Gallery’s

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