Michigan natives can agree, ArtPrize® in Grand Rapids is one of the Mitten’s must-attend fall staples. Founded by Michigander and entrepreneur Rick DeVos in 2009, ArtPrize is a public art competition. Locals and visitors alike are welcomed into downtown Grand Rapids for the festival where art is on display across the entire downtown area, free […]

In June 2003, a few months after the advent of the Iraq War, journalist Chris Hedges published What Every Person Should Know About War. The book, which posits answers to frequent questions about war, contains a disquieting statistic: out of the past three millennia of world history, humans have only been at complete peace for […]

Tailgating and football are an integral part of fall semester at a Big Ten University like MSU, but they don’t have to be the main event. There are so many other opportunities to explore and have fun without knowing what the quarterback’s stats are from every other university in the country. The first two months […]

On June 28, 1969, the people of New York City turned a page in history as they began rioting against police outside of the Stonewall Inn, a gay club in Manhattan. Later called the Stonewall Riot, this protest became the catalyst of the Gay Liberation Movement that later swept the nation. People began to stand […]