Senior Dionta Brown joined Michigan State University’s NAACP branch two years ago, when the organization was just two years old itself. Quickly becoming involved, Brown started off on the executive board as the organization’s secretary and is now president. Q: What would you tell someone if you were asked why the NAACP is important? A: […]

A guide for the single best friend Valentine’s Day is approaching; I can only tell because pink and red items have begun emerging from the gloomy basement storage rooms where they belong. At first, alarmed at the amount of hearts plastered on every visible surface, the painfully cheesy greeting cards with phrases like “meant to […]

Giving Them the Boot

Five easy ways to break up with your significant other before Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is a drag when you’re in love. Romantic dinners, sweet nothings and a whole lot of hand holding block out your schedule. Reclaim your free time in five easy ways and let your significant other know you’d rather fester alone […]

Lacking desire to do the things you have to? Listen to music. With a new semester comes a new low in your motivation level. How can you possibly sit through another “get-to-know your classmates” game, let alone finish another semester full of homework, tests and lectures delivered in a Ben-Stein-like monotone? The power of music, […]

A totally practical five step plan to keep your house warm this winter Do you feel a deep, encompassing coldness emanating from your solar plexus, leaving you numb, blurring your days into a grey-washed month? Do you sit in a state of panic beside your thermostat, knowing you could end it all with a (very […]