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Devon Brenner: Changing the Literacy Conversation at the National Level

Devon Brenner standing in front of the seal of the State of Mississippi

Devon Brenner, 1994 University Distinguished Fellow, is now helping shape education with the Every Student Succeeds Act

See-and-Do at MSU: March 2016 Edition

Breslin Center and the Magic Johnson statue at sunrise

Each month we curate a list of events and opportunities that may be of interest to you. This is your guide to things to see and do on campus (or online!) during the month of March.

Retirees At Work

Representatives of the MSU Retirees Association stand in front of The Spartan statue in the lobby of the Spartan Stadium tower.

The MSU Retirees Association recently created the MSURA Student Scholarship through our unit. Their efforts were featured this week on MSUToday.

Tom Ryan ('79, '82, '85): From Food Science to Serial Entrepreneur

Tom Ryan, photographed at Tom's Urban at L.A. Live in Los Angeles, CA

Post-graduate life is a series of left-hand turns. At least, that’s how Tom Ryan describes it.

See-and-Do at MSU: February 2016 Edition

Linton Hall covered in snow

Each month we curate a list of events and opportunities that may be of interest to you. This is your guide to things to see and do on campus (or online!) during the month of February.

Remembering William “Bill” Beachler

Bill Beachler and a student at a table at the scholarship luncheon

William "Bill" Beachler, creator of the Pride Scholarship at MSU, passed away on January 11.

See-and-Do at MSU: January 2016 Edition

A closeup photo of Landon Hall's entrance, viewed through ice-covered branches

Each month we curate a list of events and opportunities that may be of interest to you. This is your guide to things to see and do on campus (or online!) during the month of January.

IRA Charitable Rollover Deadline: December 31, 2015

A close-up photo of the clock on Beaumont Tower, viewed through ice-covered tree branches, with the Empower Extraordinary Capital Campaign logo.

If you want to take advantage of the 2015 IRA Charitable Rollover option, you need to act fast!

Leaders On - And Off - The Field

Michigan State University Top Five in the Nation - Men's Basketball, Debate Team, Football

This has been a great week for Spartans!

Giving Tuesday - Your Guide to Supporting MSU

#GivingTuesMSU on blue background

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday. Learn about the #GivingTuesMSU goal and the challenge gift that will double the impact of donations made.

See-and-Do at MSU: December 2015 Edition

The trees along the flowing Red Cedar River, covered in snow

Each month we curate a list of events and opportunities that may be of interest to you. This is your guide to things to see and do on campus (or online!) during the month of December.

Max O'Connor: a Lot to Be Thankful For

Max O'Connor

Max O'Connor, once a homeless high school student with big dreams, was able to come to Michigan State University with the help of scholarship support.