The start of a new school year is always bittersweet. Although the freedom of summer is over, it’s exciting to be on campus with the prospect of new beginnings and opportunities. The energy of East Lansing is electric as students flood back to campus in a sea of green and white.
With the anticipation of a fresh start, students look for the best that MSU has to offer, and ing has you covered with tips on tailgating apparel, inspiring places to study and much more. For those of you who are new to campus, we’ve compiled a list of tips and tricks from seniors to help you navigate the Spartan culture. For those of you who have already explored East Lansing’s best offerings, consider breaking out of Spartan territory to discover some of what Lansing has to offer.
Lansing is a hidden gem for arts and culture. We recommend you spend your next study break listening to local band Rachel & Alex, who often perform at Lansing venues. Check out our interview with the duo to learn about their growing YouTube presence and how they’re breaking into the music industry. Maybe you’re looking for something to amp up your volunteer skills? Flip to our article on the Capital Area Literacy Coalition and learn about the work that they are doing to combat literacy issues in Lansing. Their work is making a huge difference in the community and they’re always looking for more help.
So don’t be afraid to break some boundaries and try something different this school year. From cheering on the football team at Spartan Stadium to visiting the various art exhibits displayed around campus, there are endless options for new adventures. Connect with your fellow Spartans, and together you can make this a school year that you’ll never forget.