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MSU Museum Director, Devon Akmon, leaning on a rail in a grey marble staircase with a stain glass window behind him.

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American Alliance of Museums Appoints MSU Museum Director to Key Leadership Position The American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the only organization representing the entire scope of the museum community, today announced new board members and board officers, including MSU Museum’s Director, Devon
Indigenous quilts from the MSU Museum on display at the Ziibiwing Center in Mt. Pleasant.

Ziibiwing Center Hosts Indigenous Quilt Exhibition Featuring MSU Museum Collection

The Michigan State University Museum is proud to announce the opening of an exhibition celebrating the rich tradition of Indigenous quiltmaking across North America. Everything That Exists Naturally on Earth: Indigenous Quilts from the Michigan State University Museum showcases quilts created
Graphic with marching band patches in the background and dark green text with a lime green background that reads "Marking Time: A Year of Spartan Marching Band Traditions."

Marking Time: A Year of Spartan Marching Band Traditions

The past meets the present in the MSU Museum’s latest exhibition, “Marking Time: A Year of Spartan Marching Band Traditions.” Curated by the Curatorial Practices class in the Arts and Cultural Management – Museum Studies program, the exhibition showcases artifacts, photographs,
A group of people seat in the Science on a Sphere Gallery looking at a 6' globe with a projection of sea creatures on it.

Immersive Visualization Institute Accepting Applications for Summer Program

The Immersive Visualization Institute (IVI) Summer Institute is now accepting applications for faculty and graduate students interested in exploring digital display technology platforms at MSU. IVI partnering venues include Abrams Planetarium, the 360 Degree Panoramic Display Space in the Library’s Digital
Graphic with a purple background and silhouettes of people in red, green, yellow, and black. White text on the graphic reads "Afrofuturism & Quilts: Materializing Black Futures & Black Womxn's Quilt Legacies".

Afrofuturism & Quilts: Materializing Black Futures & Black Womxn’s Quilt Legacies Exhibition Opening at Michigan State University Union Gallery

An exhibition exploring connections between Black futures and legacies through the medium of quilting is opening at the Michigan State University (MSU) Union Gallery from April 5 - July 31, 2024. Entitled Afrofuturism & Quilts: Materializing Black Futures & Black Womxn’s
A class of college students at the MSU Museum assisting with collections items in a turn of the century general store.

ComArtSci and MSU Museum Elevate Honors Option with Fusion of PR and History

The Department of Advertising + Public Relations at Michigan State University, in collaboration with the MSU Museum, is proud to announce its continued collaboration on an Honors Option project for undergraduate students during the Spring 2024 semester. Similar to the Honors
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