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It’s no secret that the city of East Lansing comes alive during the first months of spring. No longer trapped inside by cold temperatures and mounds of snow, East Lansing residents and MSU students can leave their snow boots and parkas behind to fall in love all over again with their newly green surroundings. To […]

There are countless restaurants and eateries on Grand River Avenue: pizza places, Chinese take-out utopias, ice cream pit-stops and a slew of fast food staples. But now, there’s a brand-new bakery — a homegrown one at that. Inside Brookfield Plaza off Grand River in East Lansing sits Mitten Raised: a bake shop that makes and […]

Every year, the Super Bowl brings with it a slew of uncertainties: Who will win the game? What surprises will the halftime show have in store for us? How many helpings of nachos can I eat before I have to unbutton my pants? But if there’s one thing we can count on for sure, it’s […]

The MSU Museum is known as the university’s science and culture museum. Its events and exhibits aim not only to educate, but to pique the interest of the public. The museum’s annual Darwin Discovery Day carries on this tradition, entertaining and informing through the father of evolutionary biology himself, Charles Darwin. “Darwin Discovery Day is […]