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Grandparents University 2014

Beaumont Tower viewed from the air. Courtesy: MSU Communications and Brand Strategy.

Grandparents University 2014 was held June 24-26 on the campus of Michigan State University. Read on to see photos and videos from the event.

From Farm Fields to the White House

Students in front of the White House

MSU student Denise Cruz was featured on NBC Nightly News this week for her accomplishments, going from migrant farm work to a Washington D.C. internship.

How to Survive Summer Construction at MSU

Campus roads with traffic at night

With over 30 years collective experience working on campus, our staff knows a thing or two about summer construction. Here are some tips to help you survive!

Leaving on a Jet Plane...

Aerial view of Beaumont Tower

For University Scholarships & Fellowships staff, spring means travel season!

T-Summit 2014: Cultivating Tomorrow’s Talent Today

Globe in the business library

MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon and Douglas Estry, Assoc. Provost for Undergraduate Education, spoke at the first ever T-Summit, an event co-sponsored by MSU and IBM.

The MSU Student Experience - From the Inside Out

Student graduating

The 2014 President's Report shares the MSU student experience by following the daily lives of nine students throughout a semester.

Inspiration Comes In Many Forms, Even Floating Garbage

Globe in the business library

Many students participate in study abroad programs while at MSU, including some outside their own major. Read about one political science student's research on pollution & see what inspired his work.

An Xbox Unites Undergraduate Students with Doctoral Research

Student studying in the stacks of the main library

Many undergraduate students conduct research projects under the supervision of graduate students. It's a win-win situation for all our Spartans. Read about students studying avatars and exercise.

A Look at Campus, Circa 1899, Through Modern Technology

Linton Hall circa 1910

Josh Schnell took full advantage of a research opportunity as a freshman. Now, as a junior, he has contributed to the collection of data about Linton Hall and MSU's archaeological past.

Fan Faves & Raves: Crockpot BBQ Pork

Spartan statue at dusk

Not headed to Indy for the men's B1G basketball tournament? We have the perfect recipe for your watch party!

Career Success at Michigan State

Career Success website

The Career Success website brings together tools and resources to help graduate students, post-docs and faculty mentors ensure our students graduate prepared for their future endeavors.

Tournament Time!

Spartan Statue at dusk

The Spartans are capping off successful seasons, and we're preparing for post-regular season play. Read more for information about the events surrounding the B1G Tournaments.