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As part of its continued effort to improve police community relations, the MSU Police Department has formed an Inclusion and Anti-Bias Unit, committed to proactively addressing police and community-related issues associated with bias.
The Feb. 2016 issue of the MSU Women's Resource Center newsletter, "Wisdom, Words & Women" has been published.
Michigan State University and Flint were both founded in 1855. So it's no surprise to learn that the university has been working closely with the city for more than 100 years.
The Michigan State University Federal Credit Union announced an outdoor wall mural commission competition open to all undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in courses in the Department of Art, Art History and Design.
Be Spartan Green has published the February edition of its monthly newsletter, "Sustainability Monthly."
This past Monday, Facebook reminded me that three years ago I was in Magomero, Malawi, snapping the above picture of those beautiful children. I captioned the photo, "Pure joy." Immediately, in my mind I was back in that village with those kids. I smelled the soft rain that had sprinkled the dusty roads. I heard the squeals of laughter as I showed the kids their faces in my camera. I saw the gray sky over a vista that stretched forever. I could actually feel the pure joy in the moment three years later. It was an excellent way to start a Monday.
That day gave me a new perspective and opened my mind to a world I knew existed but had never experienced. I ended up there when I was assigned to travel to many far-flung places for a work project. What began as work became the experience of a lifetime that changed me forever. I know how lucky I am to have taken that trip. That trip showed me how fortunate I am in so many ways. My views were broadened; my mind was challenged; my heart was opened. These children, and all the others I met along my way, taught me more about life than I could ever learn in a book.
St. Augustine once said, "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page." I've read a few chapters now, but boy, do I want to finish the whole darn thing.