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Grandparents University, Uniting Spartan Generations

Grandparents University

Published: August 20, 2019
Author: Jaime DiMoff

Mark and Barb Amo met as freshmen at Michigan State University. 52 years later, they're back on campus for Grandparents University with their grandchildren.  

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2019 Essential Europe Recap

Essential Europe for Graduating Seniors

Published: July 11, 2019
Author: Emily Baswell

Emily Baswell, 2019 MSU Graduate, shares a glimpse into her experience of hosting the Essential Europe trip for young graduates with Spartan Pathways.

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Honoring a Spartan Who Inspires Success for Homecoming

Homecoming | Spartans Inspire Success | Michigan State University | 2019

Published: June 28, 2019
Author: Aimee Klevorn

This year’s 2019 homecoming theme, Spartans Inspire Success, highlights and recognizes the ways in which Spartans are using their education, talents and experiences as tools to uplift and strengthen others. 

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Celebrating LGBTQ+ Spartans and Allies

Spartan Blog Entry

Published: June 19, 2019
Author: Daniel Mathis Spadafore

The 2019 Lansing Pride Parade and Rally was attended by more than 6,000 people, LGBTQ+ Spartans and Allies included.

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2019 SpartyBall Recap


 Published: June 11, 2019
 Author: Kara Swanson

Spartans from metro Chicago and beyond gathered in April at SpartyBall to raise funds for local MSU scholarships that assist students in need from the Chicagoland area. SpartyBall 2019 was dedicated to the Roots of MSU — a reflection on where all Spartans begin their journey as a Spartan, on the banks of the Red Cedar.

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Young Alumni Club Involvement

Spartan Blog Entry

Published: May 21, 2019
Author: Benjamin Limb 

Learn more about becoming involved with an MSU Alumni club, through the perspective of a young alumnus. 

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The Five W's of the MSU Alumni Office's Name Change

MSU Alumni | Michigan State University

Published: May 17, 2019
Author: Jennifer Jimenez

Have you heard? The MSU Alumni Office changed its name to the MSU Alumni Office. Here are the "Five W's" to provide an explanation. 

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Hatching the Finest MSU Student Ideas

Student studying

Published: April 24, 2019
Author: Christopher Sell

Learn about entrepreneurship at MSU and how you can observe its process firsthand at Alumni University this summer.

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College of Music Alumni Perform in Taiwan

College of Music Alumni Perform in Taiwan

Published: April 17, 2019
Author: Kara Swanson

The Taiwan Spartans hosted a benefit concert performed by 24 MSU College of Music alumni and attended by over 300 people.

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Global Day of Service Recap

Spartans Will. Serve | Global Day of Service | April 13

 Published: April 14, 2019
 Author: Maria Giggy

On April 13, Spartans around the world came together to serve their local communities in the spirit of the Green & White.

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Spartans at Segerstrom

Spartans at Segerstrom

Published: March 25, 2019
Author: Olivia Kennedy

Throughout history, music has connected people of varying backgrounds. No matter what language one speaks, music is understood, appreciated, and cherished. At Michigan State University, this is seen firsthand through the College of Music students. 

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5 Reasons You Should Volunteer as a Student

Spartans Will. Serve | Group of Students Serving

 Published: March 20, 2019

Service is a great way to boost your career, make a positive impact, and enhance your education!

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Service Warms Hearts & Honors History

Spartans Will. Serve | Group of Students Serving

 Published: March 19, 2019

On February 23, Spartans spread out across four communities in Michigan for the Celebrating  Black History Month Through Service day.

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Welcome Home, Spartans

Kids and bubbles at parade

Published: October 12, 2018
Author: Olivia Kennedy

MSU alumni from near and far gathered in East Lansing to reconnect and celebrate courageous Spartans at Homecoming 2018.

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Celebrating Unwavering Courage this Homecoming

Spartan BLog Entry

Published: October 2, 2018
Author: Bob Thomas

Doing the right thing can take great courage. Thus the theme “Celebrating Unwavering Courage” was born.

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Our Voices

Beaumont Tower

Published: July 11, 2018
Author: Lisa Parker

My colleagues and I have read all statements that have crossed our paths and have been encouraged to see Spartans rightfully engaged in demanding support of survivors of assault and offering solutions for a safer campus community.

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Spartans Gather for 2018 NYC Pride Celebration

Spartan BLog Entry

Published: July 6, 2018
Author: Alex Gillespie

On June 13, 2018, the Greater NYC Spartans Alumni Club and the MSU GLBTQ Alumni Association held their annual reception celebrating Spartan pride and LGBTQ identities.

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MSUBA - Oakland County Named Volunteers of the Month

MSUBA - Oakland County Members

Published: June 8, 2018
Author: Alex Gillespie

MSUBA - Oakland County were recently recognized for their volunteer contributions by South Oakland Shelter

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AZ Spartans Exemplify Alumni Club Power

Spartan BLog Entry

Published: March 31, 2018
Author: Alex Gillespie

The AZ Spartans Endowed Scholarship Fund helps Arizona students pursue their dreams of higher education.   

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Celebrating Black History Month Through Service

student volunteers

Published: January 12, 2018
Author: Alex Gillespie

Four cities, eight projects, one day. February 17, 2018

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Spartans Are Genuine: Lessons Learned from Great Spartans

Mariah Hill

Published: September 13, 2017
Author: Mariah Hill, 2017 Homecoming Court Representative

Genuine means to be yourself no matter the situation. We have to get to a point in our lives where we no longer wear a poker face. You tell people the truth even when they do not want to hear it  ...

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Spartans Are BOLD: Brave. Optimistic. Leader. Determined.

Makaila Marshall

Published: September 6, 2017
Author: Makaila Marshall, 2017 Homecoming Court Representative

When it comes to being bold at MSU, I think it's important to remember the start of our college careers. Every Spartan remembers the moment they arrived on campus. Whether it was at the beginning  ...

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