Today is the 159th anniversary of the founding of what is now known as Michigan State University.

On Feb. 12, 1855, an act for the establishment of the Agricultural College of the State of Michigan, now known as MSU, was signed into law. It was the prototype for 69 land-grant institutions established under the Morrill Act of 1862. 


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We're Feeling Thankful for Our Supporters

Thank you to all who support students at Michigan State University!

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Fight Song Tweet-A-Long

On September 2, in celebration of College Colors Day, several university Twitter accounts had a Fight Song Tweet-A-Long. We've gathered their messages below so you can see the full conversation.

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Trained to Jump Out of Airplanes... and to Carry the Burden of Care

Spartan Nurse Skip Shipley (Captain, U.S. Army Reserve) graduated from the ROTC in 1993, and later returned to MSU for his MSN. Scholarship and fellowship support helped him along the way.

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