Header of MSU campus in the fall.
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To the Class of 2024: Embarking on an Education for Action

Dear MSU Class of 2024, Welcome to Michigan State University and to the College of Arts & Letters! You are embarking on an education that will forever shape the course of your life. At the…
Dean

Open Letter to Our College of Arts & Letters Community

Dear College of Arts & Letters community,  “Anger,” Audre Lorde insists, “is an appropriate reaction to racist attitudes, as is fury when the actions arising from those attitudes do not change.”Lorde, Audre. “The Uses of…
Graduates of the College of Arts & Letters
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To the Class of 2020

There is nothing the world can now throw at you that you are unprepared to handle. You have harnessed the great power of a liberal arts education...
Michigan Wildflowers
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Deepening Connection in a Time of Distancing
Hora Quasi Umbra text on a Sundial on the Howard Hughes Medical Institute campus.
The Long Road
No Quality Without Equity
Pathways on the MSU Campus
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Catalyst of Collaboration
Dean Long in front of Linton Hall holding a picture of himself as an undergraduate.
Dean
To the Class of 2023: Embrace the Adventure
St. Aubin Park, Detroit
Presentation: Interactive
The Transformative Power of Publishing
Grants, Fellowships, Awards
Less Commonly Taught and Indigenous Languages the Focus of $2.5 Million Grant