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Spartans Taking Texas by Storm


Spartans will be all over Austin, Texas for the South by Southwest conference this week, as attendees, presenters, contest participants and all-around awesome people.

Introducing: MSU's Featured Fellows

Linton Hall circa 1910

A new website features profiles of distinguished graduate students and the bold research they are conducting.

Become a Spartan Advocate

Students on bridge

The Spartan Advocate program is one way you can help support MSU by communicating the importance of supporting MSU and higher education to others. Read to learn more and get involved!

Resources for Alumni Clubs

I Heart MSU pin on tree in front of stadium

The University Scholarships & Fellowships Advancement Office offers resources to alumni clubs that are raising funds to support scholarships.

Happy Founders Day!

Beaumont Tower from air

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

President Obama Visits MSU

president Obama

President Obama visited campus on Friday to sign the Agricultural Act of 2014. We were there to cover the action live on Twitter and Instagram!

Please Welcome Rachel Kent

Rachel Kent and Gatsby

Rachel Kent is joining our staff as a student development assistant.

Stay Warm Spartans!

Snowy campus view

The University Physicians Office issued a cold weather safety reminder. Here are some tips and treats to stay warm in Spartan style!

Featured Fellow: Sarah Kopper

Sarah Kopper

Experience serving in the Peace Corps and living in Senegal led Sarah Kopper to study food security at Michigan State.

Featured Fellow: Steven Stradley

Steven Stradley

Steven Stradley graduated with his master of fine arts degree in May 2013.

Rose Bowl 2014

The Rose Bowl

Read our communications manager's perspective on The Granddaddy of Them All!

Happy Holidays from MSU

Spartans Will snowflake

MSU would like to wish you a happy holiday season.