Iceland to California, a Summer Story

Jaaz and his friends in Iceland

This post comes from Jaaz Catterall, a student staff member in our office. Jaaz is studying at MSU on a generous full-ride scholarship. This financial freedom allowed for some very interesting summer adventures, which we've asked him to share. Enjoy!

Paula Fogarty: From The Riv to the White House

Paula Fogarty stands in front of Spartan Stadium in her cap and gown. Her cap reads "From the Riv to the White House"

Paula Fogarty of Grosse Ile, Michigan, knows the meaning of a Spartan’s will. As she puts it, “Spartans never say never and will fight until the very end for what they want.”

Tower Guard Family Legacy Celebrated at May Morning Sing

Leonard and Mikaela Czupski in front of Beaumont Tower during the 2016 May Morning Sing

Tower Guard is MSU's oldest active campus-based, student-run organization. Members volunteer time to help fellow Spartans with print-related disabilities.

Seth Rowles: Shaping His Community

Seth Rowles in the lobby of Phillips Hall, where he is a resident assistant. Rowles is a junior in the College Social Science and the Honors College.

Seth Rowles has been able to work with at-risk youth, disabled children, and juvenile offenders on his path to discovering his future career.

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.

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.

Air Force ROTC Reunion Weekend

Air Force ROTC alumni on the field of Spartan Stadium

Air Force ROTC alumni came back to campus for a reception, tailgate, and the MSU vs. Air Force football game.

PhD Student Receives TIAA-CREF Fellowship

TIAA-Cref reception

David M. Walton is the recipient of the Ruth Simms Hamilton Graduate Merit Fellowship, made possible through a generous donation from TIAA-CREF in honor of the late Dr. Ruth Simms-Hamilton.

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.

Featured Fellow: Sarena Bhatia

Sarena Bhatia

Sarena Bhatia is researching macro-level issues in our organizational psychology program.

Featured Fellow: Danielle King

Danielle King

Danielle King is a University Distinguished Fellow at Michigan State University. She draws on her experiences in Hurricane Katrina as a motivation for some of her research on resiliency.