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«June 2018»

Transforming the World: The Power of Imagination

Sharper Focus/Wider Lens

Monday, March 27, 2017 7:00 - 8:30 PM

  • Location:

    MSU Union Ballroom, 49 Abbot Road, East Lansing

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Cepak,

  • Categories:
    • College
    • Research
    • Certification
    • Academics
    • Outreach
    • Resources
    • Teacher Education
    • Master of Arts in Literacy Instruction
    • Elementary Education
    • Secondary Education
    • Master of Arts in Teaching and Curriculum
    • Teacher Education PhD Program
    • Kinesiology
    • Educational Administration
    • CEPSE
    • Office of K-12 Outreach
    • Alumni
    • Urban
    • Development
    • Global
    • Urban Educators Cohort Program
    • Global Educators Cohort Program
    • Master of Arts in Education
    • Office of International Studies in Education
  • Audiences:
    • General Public
    • College of Education Faculty, Staff, and Students
  • Description:

    The Michigan State University Honors College's 25th installment of Sharper Focus/Wider Lens features a trans-disciplinary discussion among MSU faculty that will explore poetry as a form of activism, the theatrical staging of protests, how an idea becomes a film, songwriting by youth in Detroit and the re-purposing of animal snares from East Africa into decorative art. Audience Q&A will follow.

    Speakers include:
    Laura Apol, Ph.D., Department of Teacher Education
    Robert Montgomery, Ph.D., Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
    Vaughn W.M. Watson, Ed.D., Department of Teacher Education
    Ann Folino White, Ph.D., Department of Theatre
    Jeff Wray, M.F.A., Department of English

    This event is free and open to the public. Unable to attend in person? Watch the MSU Alumni Association's Livestream at

    Co-sponsors include the Honors College, College of Education, Department of Teacher Education, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, College of Arts and Letters, Department of English, Department of Theatre and Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.

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