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MSU Community Invited to Free Screening of Documentary Exploring Sex Trafficking and Survival

WRAC Faculty Alexandra Hidalgo will join Spanish director and journalist Chelo Alvarez­-Stehle and sex trafficking survivor Virginia Isaias during the screening of the film SANDS OF SILENCE: Waves of Courage next Monday, March 26.

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PW Alum Emily Reyst Provides Internship Opportunity for Current PW Students

Emily Reyst shares her experience working for the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan (CEDAM).


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PW Students Take on Real-World Editing: The Offbeat

Meet the students of The Offbeat, and hear about all the professional experiences they have through the course!

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Meet Casey McArdle

Read more about Dr. Casey McArdle, WRAC prof and program liaison for the new Experience Architecture (XA) major.


Meet Kendall Leon

Read about Kendall Leon, R&W alum and current Assistant Professor of Chicano/Latinx Rhetoric.

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PW Major interviews Navah Wolfe and DongWon Song

Read about Camille Allen's interview with editor and publisher Navah Wolfe and literary agent DongWon Song after their public conversation event on January 22, 2018.


Public Conversation with Navah Wolfe and DongWon Song

Last Monday, publisher Navah Wolfe and literary agent DongWon Song visited MSU’s campus to share with students the details of their careers in New York City.

Meet Marohang Limbu

Dr. Marohang Limbu shares all the work he does in and out of the classroom here in the WRAC department.
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The Offbeat Launch Party and New Issue

On December 7, 2017, the staff of The Offbeat, MSU literary journal, celebrated the launch of Vol. 18.

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PW student Rachel Nanzer turns her public art into successful ArtPrize entry

Rachel Nanzer describes the unique process of creating Immeasurable Numbness, an art piece that became her ArtPrize entry.


Meet PWer Lauren Utykanski

PW Senior Lauren Utykanski shares her internship experiences throughout her time at MSU.

The Digital Humanities Minor Provides Opportunities for PW and XA Students

At MSU, PW and XA students can get a minor in Digital Humanities. Hear more about the minor from Kristen Mapes, the Digital Humanities Coordinator for MSU’s College of Arts and Letters, and some DH courses from Reyna Hurand, a PW senior.


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