See-and-Do at MSU: August 2016 Edition

Linton Hall with multi-colored trees. Read about things to do on campus during August 2016.

Each month we curate a list of events and opportunities that may be of interest to you. This is your guide to things to see and do on campus (or online!) during the month of August.

Spartan Reads from Spartan Authors!

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Looking for a book to read? How about something written by a fellow Spartan?

Spartan Reads: Books for Stressed-Out Students (and Alumni too!)

Megan  Gebhart

Megan Gebhart is a recent Marketing graduate who embarked on the “52 Cups of Coffee” project. A year-long series of interviews of people from every walk of life.

Spartan Reads: A Pick from the MSU Museum

Silent Spring book cover

Gary Morgan, director of the MSU Museum, recommends a book that is 50 years old this year, but as relevant as the day it was published.

Spartan Reads: Airplane Reads

Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore

Dr. Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore was named Dean of the Honors College in fall, 2007. she first came to MSU in 1994, and has had appointments in the urban affairs program, the Department of Political Science, and the School of Social Work.

Spartan Reads: Little Spartans

Matt Helm

So far the books we’ve featured in Spartan Reads have been for current Spartans. But what about Future Spartans?

Spartan Reads: Digging Through History

Linton Hall with flowers

This edition of Spartan Reads brings recommendations from Deanne Hubbell. Deanne graduated from MSU (“many years ago,” by her own account) with a degree in English and a minor in history.

Spartan Reads: Success and Failure

Karen Klomparens

In this week’s Spartan Reads feature, Karen Klomparens recommends a book for her colleagues, and for others.

Spartan Reads: Great Books, Great Genres

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In this edition of Spartan Reads, Bill Beekman features three of his favorite books from three unique genres.

Introducing Spartan Reads

Sparty reading a book

This week marks the start of “March is Reading Month,” that time of year when schools across the country plan activities and competitions to encourage students to read.

Spartan Reads – Work It!

Katie with Sparty

In this edition of Spartan Reads, Katie Kelly features books helpful to both students and alumni who are (or plan to) be working in the business world.

Read Across America Day – Dr. Seuss’ birthday is Friday!

Dr. Seuss book covers

Friday, March 2 is Read Across America Day.