Photo Essay: MSU Bridges

[bogue1] Cars pass over the Red Cedar River on the Bogue Street bridge. [wharton] The pedestrian bridge leading to the Wharton Center provides a scenic walkway for patrons. [grafitti1] A staple on campus, the underside of the Farm Lane bridge is covered in grafitti art. [grafitti2] A view of the Farm Lane bridge from nearby […]

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Lansing’s Diversity Day 2008 Saturday, May 3, from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. This free event at Eastern High School’s Don Johnson Field House will celebrate Lansing’s rich cultural heritage. The event will include exhibits, performances, prizes and food. MSU Spring Arts and Craft Shows Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18 The 44th Annual […]

Dear Lou Anna

I was all set to apply for post-graduation jobs this past winter break. Or so I thought. My Internet browser was set to a job-search Web site, my cover letter was adjusted to each individual company and my resume was printed on crisp white paper – complete with my educational background, internship experience and extra-curricular […]

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MSU’s Greek Week Friday, March 28 – Saturday, April 5 The first week of April is Greek Week, in which MSU’s Greek Life organizations compete in events to benefit a number of charitable organizations. A few of the major Greek Week events include an MTV Night dance competition, a Battle of the Bands and the […]

Photo Essay: One Week in Africa

[boys] A group of boys getting ready for a soccer game at Meskel (Millenium) Square in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Because the country uses the old biblical calendar, they are just now in the year 2000. [dance] Dancers at a traditional Ethiopian restaurant in Addis Ababa. The dancers performed several different dances, each representing a region […]

Photo Essay: MSU To Do List

This May, thousands of MSU students – myself included – will walk down the aisle, clad in their caps and gowns, and receive their college diplomas. Many of them will exchange their backpacks for briefcases and leave the campus of MSU far behind. They’ll move out of their cramped college apartments and move into a […]

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East Lansing High School Annual International Dinner Saturday, March 1, at 6 p.m. Come to East Lansing High School to enjoy a night of international activities, put on by the school’s Cultural Awareness Club. Activities include a fashion show and world performances. Tickets are $12 at the door and proceeds will go to Malaria No […]

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Lil Sibs Weekend Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8-9 Invite your younger sibling to MSU for a weekend of fun. Activities include: live animal demonstration, talent show, campus-wide scavenger hunt, magician and crafts, just to name a few. Check out the Union Activities Board site for more information. MSU Project Runway Auditions Monday, Feb. 11, from […]

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How to Build a Planet Every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and every Sunday at 4 p.m. Visit Abrams Planetarium throughout the month to explore the celestial and geologic forces that shaped the earth. The Planetarium is located on campus on Shaw Lane, between Farm Lane and Bogue Street. Price is $3 with a […]

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44th Annual MSU Holiday Arts and Crafts Show Saturday, Dec. 1, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. More than 200 booths full of hand-made arts and crafts will be sold. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season, and shop for one-of-a-kind items made […]