OutCasting radio program gives voice to LGBTQ youth at MSU

The voices of LGBTQ Spartans and straight allies can be heard on public radio stations across the country via Michigan State University’s bureau of OutCasting, a LGBTQ youth radio program created by MSU Telecommunications alumnus Marc Sophos. In 2006, while working at WDFH, his radio station in Westchester County, New York, Sophos came up with the […]

New Media Center at ComArtSci brings creative opportunities to students

A new media center to drive students’ ingenuity and inspire collaborative work is under construction in the Communication Arts and Sciences building at Michigan State University. According to ComArtSci Weekly, the college’s weekly newsletter for students, this new space will include a newsroom, motion capture lab and a game design studio. The space was temporarily up and […]

The Stonewall Society seeks change for LGBTQ students

The Stonewall Society is a new LGBTQ advocacy group within the James Madison College at Michigan State University. The new student organization aims to encourage change to curriculum and promote discussion within the college and across campus about LGBTQ issues. President of The Stonewall Society Ben Schroff is a junior studying social relations and policy […]

Conversion Therapy: Parental right or wrong?

Many LGBTQ people come from conservative families; those who come out to these families may face the highly criticized practice of conversion therapy. Conversion therapy is a psychological practice that attempts to change a person’s sexuality or gender identity back to its “natural” state, i.e. straight and born-gender or sex. Opponents of conversion therapy, including […]

Spread holiday cheer with these Greater Lansing area charity events

While most college students are preparing for final exams, there seems to be one thing getting them through the long hours of studying: the holidays. This time of year, we are reminded to give back. According to eventful.com, this Saturday, Dec. 12, an abundance of charity events will be taking place in the Greater Lansing […]

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Season 12 tour brings dancers to life

The Top 10 dancers from Season 12 of “So You Think You Can Dance” performed at the Wharton Center on Nov. 22. Dance and SYTYCD fans alike were not disappointed with the high level of energy that each dancer brought to the stage with back-to-back routines. This season was different because there were more group dances choreographed. […]