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With the cost of a college education on the rise, many college students find it necessary to take on student loans to get a degree. Repaying these loans can be a large task, but there are a number of ways to manage them during college that will benefit you when it comes time to begin […]

No-Shave November

As Halloween and October’s spooky festivities come to an end, a new occasion is growing. Literally. Beards across campus will start sprouting on November 1, only to run wild and free on young men’s faces for the span of 31 days.  Although both campus and nation-wide men will eagerly participate in No-Shave November, many may […]

Each November, brave souls across the country pledge to participate in National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. For this project, writers are challenged to write a 50,000 word novel in a mere 30 days. Those who want to participate register at the National Novel Writing Month website ( http://nanowrimo.org/ ), which helps writers record their […]

November is Native American Heritage Month, celebrating vibrant experiences and traditions and highlighting awareness of often-overlooked parts of American history. Here at MSU, the North American Indigenous Student Organization (NAISO) provides social and cultural support to students. At a recent meeting, group members discussed upcoming plans, including a march from Beaumont Tower to the Rock […]

As a first generation American, Thanksgiving traditions are not as prominent on the fourth Thursday of November. While many families across the country are cooking turkey, watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and cheering on their favorite football team, fourth year Michigan State Studio Art student, Natassa Christides, and her family are celebrating in their […]