The Office of University Outreach and Engagement facilitates access to and dissemination of artistic expression through educational arts programming and culturally-engaged research and events.

A selection of UOE projects and resources is listed here.

China-US Forum on Intangible Cultural Heritage: Professional Exchanges Between the Yunnan Nationalities Museum and the MSU Museum/UOE

The Yunnan Nationalities Museum and the MSU Museum have started professional exchanges that will focus on building the d

Michigan Traditional Arts Program

The Michigan Traditional Arts Program is a partnership of Michigan State University Museum and the Michigan Council for

Michigan Water Heritage Project

Michigan’s water resources are the foundation of the state’s past, present, and future prosperity. While we

MSU Museum @ the MSU Detroit Center

This collaboration between the MSU Museum and the MSU Detroit Center brings rotating collections and featured exhibition

MSU Museum/Nelson Mandela Graduate Curatorial Fellowship

With support through funds committed by the Office of the President to the MSU Museum to honor the conferring of an hono

Native Hawaiian Intangible Cultural Heritage Partnership Project with University of Hawaii and Bishop Museum

A collaborative, ongoing research project focusing on training, documentation, presentation, community engagement, publi

Our Daily Work / Our Daily Lives Program

The Our Daily Work/Our Daily Lives program is a cooperative project that focuses on the cultural traditions of workers,

Programming on the Indian-American Experience and a New Partnership Between MSU Museum and BORI

Building on a long-standing relationship with the local Indian community, the MSU Museum hosted a special annual India D

The Ave: A Community Collaborative Economic Development Project

This project is designed to document and present the diverse cultural expressions along “The Ave”—the

The Barbara Van Baalen/MSU Museum Internship Program

The Barbara Van Baalen/MSU Museum Internship Program was officially launched in January 2010. The program provides oppor

U.S./China Museums and Intangible Heritage Project

The American Folklore Society has received a third grant from the Henry Luce Foundation to continue its series of collab

Ubuntu: Museums and Communities Connect

The Michigan State University Museum and the Stellenbosch University Museum are collaborating on a series of convenings

US-Africa Cultural Heritage Strategic Partnership

MSU UOE, MSU Museum, African Studies Center, and MATRIX are partnering with African cultural heritage sector institution