Student and faculty opinions on the Oscars

It’s Oscar season! Tune in this Sunday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. Get ready for sparkly Valentino gowns and black Armani suits. Will Leonardo DiCaprio finally win his Oscar? Students and faculty members of Michigan State University weigh in. Bob Albers, senior video specialist and film enthusiast, believes “Spotlight,” the gripping drama based on a […]

New Immersive Studio for Communication Arts and Sciences students

According to the College of Communication Arts and Sciences, summer construction will bring students an immersive studio, a glass-walled newsroom and huge opportunity. The space, opening for classes in January 2017, will be named The Center for Immersive Media Education. Its goal is to provide students with a chance to participate in creating and delivering […]

How to avoid the Freshman 15

The Freshman 15 haunts every student attending his or her first year of college. Although this does not apply to everyone, some students experience weight gain during the first year, or any year of college. One in four college freshmen gain 10 pounds within the first semester, according to a report by WebMD. So, what […]

Taiwan, China or Taiwan and China?

The presidential elections were held in Taiwan on Jan. 16. After Tsai Ing-wen, the first female president of Taiwan, won the election, sharp political debate has accelerated and broken out about the future relationship between mainland China and Taiwan. So, what is really going on? For general concepts, you need to know about the extremely […]

Showdown at the Capitol, the Flint Water Crisis

On Jan. 19, citizens from Detroit and Flint, joined by Michigan State University students, took buses to the Capitol in Lansing to protest the water crisis and demand the resignation of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder. The protest took place before, during and after Gov. Snyder’s State of the State address – an annual speech to […]

It’s time to give Cam Newton some respect

During the last two weeks of playoff action, the Carolina Panthers have delivered two brutal defeats to the Cardinals and Seahawks respectively en route to their Super Bowl berth. They have been clicking on all sides of the ball and capitalizing on their opponents every mistake. No one player has played better football for the […]