Trained to Jump Out of Airplanes... and to Carry the Burden of Care

Skip Shipley in an operating room

Spartan Nurse Skip Shipley (Captain, U.S. Army Reserve) graduated from the ROTC in 1993, and later returned to MSU for his MSN. Scholarship and fellowship support helped him along the way.

Alex's Great State Race Tradition Inspires Statewide Support

Alex Powell and Mark Dantonio

A Rivalry Week event created to honor the memory of an MSU student raises support for students at Michigan State and the University of Michigan.

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.

#Run4RCPD - Alex Powell's Great State Race

Alex Powell

ROTC members will run the game ball from Ann Arbor to East Lansing on the Friday before the MSU/UM football game, raising awareness for the Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities along the way.

Army Officer Inducted into Hall of Fame


Brig. Gen. Arthur Austin Jr. was recently inducted in the Spartan Battalion Hall of Fame.

Featured Fellow: Brendan Klare, University Distinguished Fellow

Brendan Klare

After serving four years as an Army Ranger and three deployments to Afghanistan, Brendan attended the University of South Florida to study computer science & engineering and then came to MSU.

RCPD Partners with Spartan Armed Forces Council to Transition Student Veterans

RCPD Military Reception

The Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities (RCPD) and the Spartan Armed Forces Council have teamed up to assist student veterans with the transition to the daily routines of student life.

New Scholarships Created with Spartan Scholarship Challenge

Linton Hall viewed through the branches of a tree

An update on the Spartan Scholarship Challenge program, as of April 2010.

Spartan Scholarship Challenge: Jeremy Blaney

Screen capture from YouTube video: Student standing in front of Beaumont Tower, with words "Make your present a Spartan's future" on screen

This video features student Jeremy Blaney talking about the importance of financial aid for students.