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Sharper Focus/Wider Lens

A Continent of Challenge and Resilience: Africa in the 21st Century

Monday, September 24, 2018 7:00 - 9:00 PM

  • Location:

    MSU Main Library, Green Room (4th Floor West)

  • Cost:

    Free

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Cepak

  • Sponsors:

    Honors College

  • Categories:
    • Thematic Year
    • Year of Global Africa
  • Formats:
    • Lecture, presentation, reading, or discussion
  • Audiences:
    • MSU Community
    • Students
    • General Public
  • Description:

    The Honors College’s 29th installment of Sharper Focus/Wider Lens will feature the topic, “A Continent of Challenge and Resilience: Africa in the 21st Century” at 7 p.m., Monday, September 24. This event is free and open to the public and will be located at the MSU Main Library (Green Room on 4th Floor West).

    It features a trans-disciplinary discussion among MSU faculty and audience Q&A will follow. 

    Speakers include: 
    Carolyn Logan, PhD, Department of Political Science
    Lenis Liverpool-Tasie, PhD, Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics
    Terri Taylor, DO, Department of Osteopathic Medical Specialties
    Veronique Theriault, PhD, Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics
    Leo Zulu, PhD, Department of Geography, Environment and Spatial Sciences

    The panel will be moderated by Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore, PhD, Honors College.

    Unable to attend in person? Watch the MSU Alumni Association’s Livestream at https://livestream.com/msualumni

    Co-sponsored by the African Studies Center, MSU Libraries, Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Department of Geography, Environment and Spatial Sciences, Department of Osteopathic Medical Specialties, Department of Political Science, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Social Science.

  • Website:

    https://honorscollege.msu.edu/programs/sharper-focus-wider-lens.html

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