American Indian students and faculty say that Thanksgiving, which paints a happy picture of American Indians and pilgrims coming together, brings up a painful history pierced with tragedies that many people don't know anything about.
While MSU student athletes come from many parts of the world, not many teams are as well represented as field hockey. Players hail from countries including Scotland, Ireland and New Zealand.
It was a day that the seniors were supposed to shine, and they did.
On senior day, No. 10 MSU (9-2 overall, 6-1 Big Ten) defeated Big Ten newcomer Rutgers (6-5 overall, 2-5 Big Ten) 45-3.
Senior running back Jeremy Langford ran for 126 yards on 16 carries and two touchdowns in sloppy conditions.
Men's basketball head coach Tom Izzo began his time with the Spartans 20 years ago. In this time, the program has had six Final Four appearances, 17 consecutive NCAA berths, an NCAA championship and much more.
The It's On Us National Week of Action has served as a catalyst for a much needed conversation.
MSU United Students Against Sweatshops, which pressured MSU to agree to the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh last year, is now pushing for the university to cut ties with JanSport.
When Davina James came to college, she hadn’t found a group in which she felt included.
James, a human development senior, was born in Detroit and moved to Colorado during her adolescence. She returned to Michigan to attend MSU. Throughout all of her life, she said that she had never really found her niche.
With the final whistle Saturday in College Park, Maryland, it was officially time for MSU’s seniors to focus on one final game at Spartan Stadium.
At times, football is an unforgiving game.
“I like Olive Garden because they give you salad and breadsticks, and everyone knows that the breadsticks are the best.” — Meagan Cortez, supply-chain sophomore
Taking a more American approach to Italian food, Olive Garden continues to be popular with students around campus.
Despite college pressures and a lack of familiar churches in the area, many black students continue to foster their church culture.
MSU's Office of Advancement is a well-oiled fundraising machine. A recently announced capital campaign seeks to raise $1.5 billion. With continued cuts to state higher education funding, officials emphasize there is a greater need for private donations.
For student veterans, adjusting to campus life can be difficult. Luckily, there is a variety of resources available for those who have served, and some Spartans are taking the step to help situate other veterans in the area.
The dream is over.
A late first half score by No. 13 Ohio State gave the Buckeyes a 28-21 lead over No. 7 MSU at halftime from Spartan Stadium.
Win, and the sky’s the limit for MSU.
Lose, and all of the preseason goals and aspirations are thrown out the window.
DETROIT — A familiar face will be behind the desk at Michigan’s Capitol Building for the next four years.
DETROIT — The party was over before it even began at the MGM Grand Detroit Casino Tuesday, where Democratic candidate for Governor and MSU alumnus Mark Schauer was announced the loser of the election by major news outlets well before he took the stage.
After a race that was deemed too close to call in days prior, Democratic candidate for Governor and MSU alumnus Mark Schauer lost to incumbent Governor Rick Snyder and gave a somber speech following the loss.
Similarly, Mark Totten, a MSU law professor who ran in the democrat slot for Attorney General, was outvoted by current Attorney General Bill Schuette.
According to the National College Health Assessment, most MSU students only have one sexual partner a year, if any at all. So why do stereotypes of an oversexed college lifestyle persist?
For all of his career, senior defensive end Marcus Rush has lived in the shadows of the guy opposite of him.
Whether it be five star All-American recruit William Gholston or NFL first round projection junior defensive end Shilique Calhoun, Rush has always flew under the radar earning the title “silent but deadly” by one teammate.
Regardless of not receiving as much attention from national and local media as his teammates, Rush has built a resume at MSU that some would consider untouchable.