What is Race???

For the first time in American history, a man of a different race is in the White House. Since January, Barack Obama has been serving as the president, but racism hasn’t ended. Just ask Terry Walsh. Walsh, a coordinator for the Office of Cultural & Academic Transitions, said his Sudanese foster sons were pulled over […]

The Heat is On

As scientists continue to make dire predictions about the impacts of global warming, MSU students have been on the front lines of the corridors of power, demanding their leaders take action. From Feb. 27 to March 2, over 12,000 climate activists rallied in the nation’s capitol in support of bold climate legislation to be passed […]

Alternative Theater Story- not done

Most people, when they think of the Lansing theatre scene, mention the Boarshead Theatre, Williamston Theatre and the Lansing Civic Players. Presenting shows like The Glass Menagerie and Fiddler on the Roof, these crowd pleasing subscription house theatres enjoy a place of popularity and repute within the Lansing theatre community. But what about the other […]

Work Out Whereabouts

The phrase “workout” is a relative term; it can mean many things to different people. Action is not the only component to a work out, the experience is just as important. Some people prefer a daily run outdoors because they think the fresh air is refreshing, others prefer workout videos they can pop into their […]

Adieu Mi Amor

After seeing their significant other practically every day over the school year, how will couples survive three months of long distances and short visits? It turns out there are many ways to keep the flame lit during the steamy summer months. “Your relationship matures in leaps and bounds by living separately and independently,” Dr. Doug […]

Happy Housewife No More

Christina Aguilera is a fighter. Beyonce is an independent woman. You’ve heard the songs and received the messages: women don’t need a man to be happy. But we’ve known this for a while, haven’t we? Throughout the decades, women in the media have gone through many social changes. In the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s, most […]

Give Up On Finding Your Will

What girl wouldn’t want a relationship like the title characters in “Will and Grace”? Seriously, Will could be considered the perfect guy: Grace has someone to shop with, live with – hell, he even pays her bills and provides her with insightful advice into the male mind- if that’s what you’re looking for of course. […]