See-and-Do at MSU: May 2016 Edition

Students pose for graduation photos with Sparty at The Spartan Statue

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 May.

MSU Soccer Team Captain Named Rhodes Scholar

Sarah Kovan

Michigan State University senior Sarah Kovan, from Okemos, has been named a 2016 Rhodes Scholar.

Two Students Named Finalists for Rhodes Scholarship

Sarah Kovan and Irene Li

Sarah Kovan and Irene Li have been named finalists in the Rhodes Scholarship competition.

MSU's First Donor-Funded University Distinguished Fellowship

Blake and Mary Krueger

The Blake and Mary Krueger University Distinguished Fellowship, a lead gift in the Empower Extraordinary capital campaign, helps support the next generation of researchers and problem solvers at MSU.

A Busy Time for the National & International Fellowships and Scholarship Office

A globe in the business library

The NIFS has been busy this winter. They assist students with nationally competitive scholarship applications. Several MSU students have been nominated and/or named as finalists so far this semester.

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.

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.

Fan Faves & Raves: Homemade Soft Pretzels

Homemade pretzels

It's Rivalry Week, so we're pulling out all the stops for this week's Fan Faves and Raves! Katy Meyers offers up a fantastic recipe worthy of your most important tailgate of the regular season.

Future Michigan Teachers, Administrators Named 2013 Fellows

Linton Hall circa 1910

The 2013 King Chavez Parks Future Faculty Fellowship recipients have been announced by the Graduate School. Read more about this program that invests in the future of Michigan education.

Featured Fellow: Jaylan Jones, University Distinguished Fellow

Jaylan Jones

Jaylan Jones is a University Distinguished Fellow at Michigan State University.

Featured Fellow: Chris Richardson, FAST Fellow

Chris Richardson

Chris Richardson is a fourth year PhD student in Astrophysics at Michigan State University.

Did You Know? – State of the University Edition

State of the University infographic excerpt

Interesting facts from the 2012 State of the University address