Announcements appear at the top of the MSU Today email and provide information that does not include a specified time and physical location. Examples of announcements include:
- calls for volunteers or nomination,
- deadlines for applications,
- registrations or RSVPs;
- scheduled maintenance on MSU grounds or by UIT and
- announcements of faculty, staff appointments or honors.
Events are activities that will occur at a specified time and location. Events include lectures, concerts, receptions, and exhibit openings that would be of interest to MSU faculty and staff. Events may also include activities that will create a large presence on campus by non-MSU entities.