“Do you have anything that’s gluten-free?” You’ve probably heard this phrase about a thousand times in restaurants. Maybe you’re even the one saying it. The gluten-free trend is on the rise thanks to fad diets and celebrity endorsements. What you may not realize is that passing crazes like this one are doing real damage to […]

Food With Purpose

Stop letting your food rot by planning ahead Wilted lettuce, sprouting potatoes and moldy yogurt—it happens more than most would like to admit, but it can be difficult to use all perishable food. After a long day, cereal and peanut butter sandwiches are a lot easier to make than a nice, well-rounded meal. This lack […]

Bring home the win with delicious food Football and food are two of the best things out there, especially at Michigan State University. The campus is surrounded by a sea of green and white, and people are tailgating on every corner. It’s like a never-ending food festival heaven, and with the football games being scheduled […]

Reflecting during Sexual Assault Awareness Month Last year, Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in federal prison for first-degree criminal sexual abuse. During the seven-day court duration, 156 women gave impact statements. Since his time in court, close to 1,000 Nassar survivors have come forward.  Former Michigan State University President Lou Anna […]

“It’s alright. My first songs were about fighting people and stealing their girlfriends, too,” emcee and recording artist James Gardin said, laughing as he worked with a student during a weekly meeting at the REACH Studio Art Center.  Gardin is a teaching artist at the All of the Above Hip Hop Academy (AOTA), a nonprofit […]