MSU Events: On and Around the MSU Campus

Posted by Lisa Smith on Mar 2, 2016 6:30:00 AM

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If you live in or around East Lansing, you’ll know that MSU is putting on constant events. That’s what’s so nice about living by a college town, right? Sometimes there’s so much to do it’s overwhelming. To condense some of the information, here’s a quick list of some upcoming events taking place on the MSU campus area.

 

TEDxMSU: Mobius

 

Michigan State University and TED team up to bring the infamous TED Talks to MSU in the annual TEDxMSU. Faculty, students, alumni, and surrounding East Lansing residents will take the stage to give presentations all stemming from this year’s topic: Mobius. Click for information on presenters

 

Date: March 2

Time: 6:00-9:30 p.m.; doors open 5:00 p.m.

Price: $10 for MSU students; $20 for public

Location: Wharton Center for Performing Arts Click for directions

Website: http://www.tedxmsu.org/

 

Pink Floyd: The Planetarium Show

 

A Planetarium Show set to “The Dark Side of the Moon” album.

 

Date: March 11, 12, 18, 19, 24, 25

Time: 10 p.m.

Price: $2 for members; $4 for public

Location: Abrams Planetarium Click for directions

Website: http://www.abramsplanetarium.org/index.html

 

Tower Guard Shamrock 5K Walk and Roll

 

Tower Guard presents a 5k walk/run around the MSU campus. Tower Guard is an honors society committed to the service of students with disabilities. All proceeds go to the Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities at MSU.

 

Date: March 20

Time: 12 p.m.

Price: $20; prices increase March 13 at 11:59 p.m.

Location: Conrad Hall (University Archives and Historical Collections) Click for directions

Website: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/EastLansing/MSUTowerGuardShamrock5k#directions

 

MSU Museum Wine Tasting Benefit

 

The partnership between the Greater Lansing Vintners Club and the Michigan State University Museum brings over 175 different varieties of fine wine to sample at this annual benefit. There will also be door prizes, a silent auction, and live music.

 

Date: March 25

Time: 7:00-9:30 p.m.

Price: $45

Location: Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center Click for directions

Website: http://museum.msu.edu/?q=node/359

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