BearTalks is a group of alumni speakers who volunteer to share their expertise with student groups and organizations. Alumni self-identify their topic areas of expertise and serve as a resource for student groups on those subjects.

Join the monthly webinar series hosted by alumni industry experts and career coaches on an assortment of supportive career subjects.

November 5, 2020

A Chat with Best-Selling Author Nancy Allen

Join us for a dynamic conversation with best-selling author, MSU alumnus and faculty member, Nancy Allen, ’78. Not only did she break into the publishing world, she now co-authors with James Patterson, the best-selling author in the world. You are sure to be inspired by her tenacity and perseverance and her never give up attitude.

October 1, 2020

The Professor and the Street Artist

Meet two inspiring artists and alums: Andrea Ehrhardt, '18 and Judith Fowler, '66. Learn their stories and find out how they got to where they are today.

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