Got Plaid?

In the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland lies the Royal Mile. While taking a stroll down the street, some are instantly drawn to its rich history. Situated at the foot of the Edinburgh Castle, the street is filled with haunted closes and antique shops selling tea sets and paintings. Others see the Royal Mile merely as […]

Got Plaid?

In the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland lies the Royal Mile. While taking a stroll down the street, some are instantly drawn to its rich history. Situated at the foot of the Edinburgh Castle, the street is filled with haunted closes and antique shops selling tea sets and paintings. Others see the Royal Mile merely as […]

Glass & Class

The studio is buzzing with possibility, hands massaging the wet clay as it spins on the wheel, adding texture and spirit to the once smooth surface. As the clay begins to take shape, another student places a small bubble of molten glass on the end of a four-foot pipe. With the mouth set on the […]

The Original People

[center]Founded in 1855, East Lansing has long been the home of MSU. Residents and students take pride in this school\’s history. Rarely, however, do students think of a time before the region was painted green and white, before UGGS and iPods were ever plenty. Long before the Spartans roamed the Lansing area, the Anishnaabe inhabited […]

A Modern Canvas

[albums]Cruising the aisles of Best Buy, music lovers are instantly drawn to the bright colors, flashing chains, and beautiful faces staring back at them. The album covers on display immediately grab our attention and leave us wanting more. How is it possible to turn away from Nick Lachey and his bulging biceps? Such polished images […]

Reader Friendly

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it.” [curious1]The words of Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye capture a […]

Reader Friendly

“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it.” [shelf]The words of Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye capture a […]

I-KEA I-DEA

[ikea2]You hear the crashing of drums and cymbals, smell hot dogs fresh off the grill, and almost get run over by a mob of people. No, you’re not tailgating on a Saturday morning. You’re shopping at IKEA – where the search for home decorations and furniture has become a party. The wildly successful chain began […]

Best You\’ve Never Heard: Cryn\’ Wolf

[never]What do you get when you give country music an electric punch? “We call it power-twang,” bass guitar player Rich Wyllis said. “Our lead singer has the classic male country thing going, but our two guitar players tend to rock out a little bit more.” The lead vocals of David Cranfill combined with Rich Wyllis […]

Best You\’ve Never Heard: Cryn\’ Wolf

[earphones]What do you get when you give country music an electric punch? “We call it power-twang,” bass guitar player Rich Wyllis said. “Our lead singer has the classic male country thing going, but our two guitar players tend to rock out a little bit more.” The lead vocals of David Cranfill combined with Rich Wyllis […]