Where can you go to find cookbooks, comics and cuneiform receipts for sheep? Michigan State University’s Rare Books and Special Collections, of course. This library of obscure, ancient, unique or otherwise critical books and documents is nationally regarded and crucial to researchers of all fields.  Besides the obvious candidates for collection, like 13th century songbooks […]

Build yourself up, stave off negativity and have some fun along the way This is admittedly a somber topic to cover around Valentine’s Day. Unfortunately, the big, red heart in the middle of your calendar isn’t a charm that can ward off romantic misfortune. If you recently experienced a breakup or even initiated one that […]

Situated in a former church in Lansing’s Eastside Neighborhood, the Fledge is “a radically inclusive ideation space, makerspace, incubator and accelerator on a mission to create opportunities to pursue happiness.”  Jerry Norris, CEO and founder of the Fledge, described some of the dreams the organization has of what it will become. They recently installed an […]