2018 Calendar of Events

A series of community and campus events will take place throughout the fall of 2018. New events will be added, so check back often. All events are FREE, unless otherwise noted.

Signature Events


KICK-OFF EVENT: An Evening with Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court of the United States
Sunday, Aug. 26; 6 p.m.
East Lansing High School Theater, 509 Burcham Drive
Open to the general public. Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor will answer questions from community members during the event. Please submit your question ahead of time here.

Admission Guidelines for the Kick-Off Event:
  • Doors will open at 5:15 p.m. 
  • Community members will be seated on a first come, first serve basis. A simulcast will be set up in the cafeteria in the event of an overflow crowd.
  • No backpacks; small purses are permitted
  • Pictures, flash photography or recordings (including those with cameras, cell phones, tablets and other devices) are not permitted.
  • There will not be a book signing; however, a limited number of signed books will be available to purchase. More details TBA.
MSU Academic Welcome featuring Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor
Monday, Aug. 27; 9 a.m.
Jack Breslin Student Events Center, MSU Campus
Open to the general public. Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor will address MSU's incoming class at the MSU Academic Welcome. 

MSU Student Q&A
Monday, Aug. 27; 11 a.m.
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Big Ten A, MSU Campus 
Open to MSU students (undergraduate and graduate). Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor will answer questions from students during the event. Please submit your question ahead of time here

Other OBOC Events

Additional 2018 OBOC events to be announced soon!