Public Affairs Week Schedule

PAW LogoPublic Affairs Week (PAW) is Sept. 9-15, 2017.  PAW events are focused on the student attendee, but all events are free and open to the public.  Events are designed to begin discussions around differing aspects of the 2017-2018 Public Affairs theme, Sustainability in Practice: Consensus and Consequences.

Visitors to Missouri State may pay to park in the visitor's metered lot #14 located near the corner of National Ave. and Bear Blvd, just west of the Harrington Welcome Center.  Please call Parking Administration at 417-836-4825.

 

Saturday, Sept. 9

Event Time / Location
Into the Streets  (MSU Student Volunteer Event) 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Meets first in PSU Ballroom, 3rd Floor

Monday, Sept. 11

Event Time / Location
Voter Registration 10:00 AM—2:00 PM / Library Lobby & PSU South Mall
Exhibit:  Trash Connection: Hidden Costs of Plastic to Our Planet 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Library 1st Floor Exhibit Rm.
The Hunger Banquet 5:00 PM—6:30 PM / PSU Ballroom West
Featured Speaker: Dr. Eboo Patel, "Better Together: Bridging Interfaith Barriers" 7:30 PM—9:00 PM / PSU Theater

Tuesday, Sept. 12

Event Time / Location
Voter Registration 10:00 AM—2:00 PM / Library Lobby & PSU South Mall
Exhibit:  Trash Connection: Hidden Costs of Plastic to Our Planet 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Library 1st Floor Exhibit Rm.
Sustainability in Practice Showcase 11:00 AM—1:00 PM / The Campus Garden
Featured Speaker:  Dr. Eboo Patel, "Our Common LIfe: Sustainability through Interfaith Connections" 11:00 AM—12:00 PM / PSU Theater
Model UN: International Sustainability 6:00 PM—8:00 PM / Library 101  
SAC Sustainability Fashion Show 6:00 PM / PSU North Mall
Featured Film -- From Sustainable to Store Bought: A Mexican Family's Move to Springfield 7:30 PM / PSU Theater

Wednesday, Sept. 13

Event Time
Voter Registration 10:00 AM—2:00 PM / Library Lobby & PSU South Mall
Exhibit:  Trash Connection: Hidden Costs of Plastic to Our Planet 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Library 1st Floor Exhibit Rm.
The Journey of a Naturalized Citizen 8:30 AM—9:00 AM / PSU Ballroom East
U.S. Naturalization Ceremony 10:00 AM—11:00 AM / PSU Theater
MSU Talks!  The Paris Climate Agreement  4:30 PM—5:30 PM / PSU 313

Thursday, Sept. 14

Event Time / Location
Voter Registration 10:00 AM—2:00 PM / Library Lobby & PSU South Mall
Exhibit:  Trash Connection: Hidden Costs of Plastic to Our Planet 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Library 1st Floor Exhibit Rm.
Community Engagement Fair 10:00 AM—1:00 PM / PSU, 3rd floor
Study Away Fair 11:00 AM—2:00 PM / PSU, 2nd floor
LIVING STORIES: Sustainability 4:00 PM—6:00 PM / Meyer Library
Make Your Voice Heard: Citizens, Not Spectators 4:30 PM—5:30 PM / PSU 313

 Friday, Sept. 15

Event Time / Location
Exhibit:  Field of Memories 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / PSU North Mall
Exhibit:  Trash Connection: Hidden Costs of Plastic to Our Planet 8:00 AM—5:00 PM / Library 1st Floor Exhibit Rm.
Voter Registration 10:00 AM—2:00 PM / Library Lobby & PSU South Mall