See-and-Do at MSU: July 2016 Edition

Hannah Administration Building with pink flowers

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 July.

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.

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.

A thank you to the family of the late Dr. Stan Idzerda

Dr. Stanley Idzerda (seated at table, far right) with campus colleagues.

Ann (Pirochta) Staranowicz wrote a letter to the daughter of Dr. Stanley Idzerda, original director of the Honors College. Her letter gives us a glimpse into what university life was like in the 1960s, and how the kindness of one person can change a life.

Introducing Samantha Ward

Samantha Ward

We're welcoming Samantha Ward to the USF staff. Hear more about her in her own words.

Scholarship Luncheon 2014

Students in MSU shirts stand on a campus bridge

Our annual scholarship luncheon was held on September 26 (Homecoming Weekend) this year. View photos and video from the event, which was held to celebrate student scholarship recipients & donors.

We've been busy!

Linton Hall viewed through trees

Our apologies on taking an unannounced break from the blog. Read on for an update on our happenings this summer.

Interview: June Pierce Youatt

Spartan Statue at dusk

MSU Provost June Pierce Youatt recently was intervieed on WKAR radio's Current State program.

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.

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.

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.