Media Sandbox Michigan State University
Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

December 2016

Guest Speaker Rick Dennis

December 5, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Rick Dennis is a MSU alum and Creative Strategist at Facebook. His brain is BURSTING with creative energy. Sandbox Director Karl Gude is hosting Rick at his class, and it's totally free and open to the public! Monday, Dec 5 @ 6:00pm in Wells Hall Room B115 (across from Starbucks)

Find out more »
January 2017

“The Lost Arcade” Documentary Screening

January 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Motion Capture Space @ ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

Written and produced by Irene Chin and directed by Kurt Vincent, THE LOST ARCADE, is an intimate story of a once-ubiquitous cultural phenomenon on the edge of extinction, especially in New York City, which once had video arcades by the dozen. These arcades were as much social hubs to meet up and hang out as they were public arenas for gamers to demonstrate their skills. But by 2011, only a handful remained, most of them corporate affairs, leaving the legendary…

Find out more »

THE LOST ARCADE screening

January 18 @ 7:15 pm
Room 154, ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

The story of Chinatown Fair the last arcade in New York City and the community that made it legendary. Written and produced by Irene Chin and directed by Kurt Vincent, THE LOST ARCADE, is an intimate story of a once-ubiquitous cultural phenomenon on the edge of extinction, especially in New York City, which once had video arcades by the dozen. These arcades were as much social hubs to meet up and hang out as they were public arenas for gamers…

Find out more »

Global Game Jam: GameDev @ Michigan State University

January 20 @ 8:00 am - January 22 @ 5:00 pm
Room 154 ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

The Global Game Jam® (GGJ) is the world's largest game jam event (game creation) taking place around the world at physical locations. Think of it as a hackathon focused on game development. It is the growth of an idea that in today’s heavily connected world, we could come together, be creative, share experiences and express ourselves in a multitude of ways using video games – it is very universal. The weekend stirs a global creative buzz in games, while at…

Find out more »

3D Printing Demystified

January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Main Library: Selma D. and Stanley C. Hollander MakeCentral, 366 W Circle Dr
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

Curious about how 3D printing can meet your needs? Join us to explore the history of 3D printing, the basics of hardware and software, and local resources available for design and production. In this hands-on session, participants will design a product which they can print at MakeCentral. Please bring your computer or iPad. Printing costs are the responsibility of workshop participants.

Find out more »
February 2017
Free

Student Super Bowl ranking party – Win giftcards!

February 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Newsroom, 1st Floor ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48840 United States
+ Google Map

Win one of ten $25 restaurant gift cards! Now that we have your attention, the department of Advertising & Public Relations invites you to rank the top ten TV commercials to be featured in the 2017 Super Bowl. The 10 students who correctly rank the top 10 commercials (according to AdAge) will win a $25 gift card to a restaurant. So come join us and celebrate advertising's big night! Snacks will be served, though nothing as delicious as the meal…

Find out more »

Valentine Cupcake Toppers with the Laser Cutter!

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Main Library: Beaumont West Instruction Room, 366 W Circle Dr
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

Interested in creating laser cut objects? This work will teach you how. We will learn how to use Adobe Illustrator to create and modify files for use with the MakeCentral laser cutter by creating Valentine Cupcake Toppers!

Find out more »
Free

ComArtSci Connect Career Fair 2017

February 10 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
ComArtSci Hallways, 404 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48848 United States
+ Google Map
ComArtSci Connect

Brush off your blazer and update your resume, it’s that time of the year again – ComArtSci Connect is right around the corner! On February 10th from 1:30 - 4 p.m., dozens of companies will make their way to the College of Communication Arts and Sciences to talk to prospective student interns. According to Karin Hanson, ComArtSci’s Director of Employer Relations and Professional Transitions, “last year, 86 percent of students who attended reported they received a lead on a job…

Find out more »
Free

Land Grab, a Detroit documentary

February 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Room 145, ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for a screening of the Detroit documentary Land Grab. The film’s director, Sean O’Grady, and Hantz Farm president, Mike Score, will lead a discussion around what blight means to communities, and how to better our neighborhoods through trust and cooperation. Free admission. Presented by The College of Communication Arts and Sciences and The School of Journalism Sponsorship Provided By: Knight Center for Environmental Journalism Department of Geography, Environment, and Spatial Sciences

Find out more »
Free

Sandbox Storytelling Workshop: With Andrea King Collier

February 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Room 182, ComArtSci, 404 Wilson Road
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
+ Google Map

Join us for an amazing event, presented by Andrea King Collier. Collier is a freelance writer from Lansing, Michigan who has mastered the art of telling a story. She has appeared in Woman’s Day, The Washington Post, The Oprah Magazine, & more. Now she wants to teach you how to tell a story! What you'll learn: • to look at a potential subject to shape stories • about creating written and visual stories on any subject • how to gather…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events
Michigan State UniversityCollege of Communication Arts and Sciences

ABOUT

MSU Media Sandbox is a creative CURRICULUM and COMMUNITY in the College of Communication Arts & Sciences at Michigan State University.