The MSU Federal Credit Union Institute for Arts & Creativity at Wharton Center enriches lives by strengthening the value of the arts in day-to-day life through participatory lifelong learning programs throughout the state.

Programs include: professional development seminars on arts education and creativity, featuring the Kennedy Center Partners in Education Professional Development Series; the summer workshop series, Take it From the Top; the Young Playwrights Festival; Act One Family Series performances; Broadway Workshop; preview lectures; on-site college classes; and other interactive programs that integrate performing arts into K-12 curriculum.