May 2017

Tick Talk with Dr. Jean Tsao
Date: Tuesday, May 30, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners
Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Jean Tsao, Fisheries and Wildlife, Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Host: KBS
Contact: Contact us at (269)671-2015 or with questions or for further details.

June 2017

Kellogg Biological Station Pasture Dairy Center Open House 90th Celebration
Date: Tuesday, June 13, 4-8 p.m. June 13
Location: W.K. Kellogg Farm
Host: KBS
Note: The W.K. Kellogg Farm is celebrating 90 years of farming! The Farm was deeded to MSU by W.K. Kellogg with the intention that it would “operate under the most modern system of farm management.” We will celebrate farming technology by showcasing the most modern tractor of each decade from steam engines to computer systems, robots and drones, including a drone demonstration by Dr. Bruno Basso. Celebrate farming by marveling at changing technologies, taking a wagon ride and learn about Michigan’s agricultural landscapes while enjoying MSU Dairy Store ice cream. Wagon tours depart hourly at 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. See you on the farm!

July 2017

Joint Meeting of the American Ornithological Society and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists
Date: Monday, July 31, July 31-Aug. 5
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
Speaker: Dr. Erin Bayne, University of Alberta; Dr. Amanda Rodewald, Cornell University; Dr. Michael D. Sorenson, Boston University
Contact: Dr. Jen Owen

August 2017

Windmill Walk and Talk Dinner
Date: Thursday, August 10, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location: W.K. Kellogg Manor House, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners
Speaker: Author and historian Alisa Crawford
Host: KBS
Note: Have you ever visited the windmill on the W.K. Kellogg Manor House estate and wondered how it was once used? Do you enjoy local farm fresh food? If yes, then we have prepared an evening that is sure to please. Our event will start off with a presentation by author and historian Alisa Crawford who will share her knowledge on Michigan’s two original Dutch Windmills.100 miles apart, these two windmills have inspired our dinner which will be procured between the two cities where the windmills now reside. $55 Members $60 Non-members Reservations required

October 2017

Cities and How They are Fueling America's Destiny: Smart Growth and a Sustainable Future, and American Latino and the Nation's Future
Date: Wednesday, October 11, 5 p.m.
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
Speaker: Henry Cisneros, former HUD Secretary and co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Immigration Task Force
Host: School of Planning, Design and Construction, MSU Julian Samora Research Institute, Chicano Studies Program, ESPP and the University Outreach and Engagement
Series: SPDC Special Guest Lecture
Note: This event is free and open to the public

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