An Engine of Opportunity
Generous student support ensures our doors remain open to the best and brightest—regardless of financial means—for generations to come.
Making a Lasting Difference
Clare O’Kane discusses the impact of spending time in Tanzania through a privately-funded program that uses research to address clean water issues.Read more
Re-imagining Mental Healthcare for Students
Barbara and Mark Gerson’s gift creates a new model for students mental healthcare in the College of Social Science.Read more
The Pursuit of Purpose
After nearly failing middle school math, Kevin Kern is studying math and computer science—a passion discovered at Michigan State—due to one generous Spartan's support.Read more
A Force for Creativity, Discovery, and Learning
Michigan State’s history of being a dynamic, collaborative environment will now be poised for the future—to attract and retain the greatest thinkers, coaches, and mentors.
The Essential Resource
As an award-winning historian and author who tells the stories of African women, Nwando Achebe sees herself as a missionary in reverse. She’s also the Jack and Margaret Sweet Endowed Professor of History.Read more
A First for the MSU College of Nursing
A $1.5M gift from McLaren Greater Lansing has established the first endowed chair position in the MSU College of Nursing.Read more
A Global Problem Solver
Spartans are now even more emboldened to save lives, solve global problems, strengthen economies, and change the world.
A True Spartan
Jack Lipton, MSU College of Human Medicine department chair, discusses the importance of working to recruit talented teams and funding innovative spaces.Read more
Having the Right Tools
Christopher Contag has assembled teams of researchers in engineering, basic science, and medicine together under one roof to solve some of the most pressing issues in health care.Read more
A Vibrant Community
Excellence. Inclusiveness. Connectivity. These are our values. MSU’s vibrant community is now positioned to build infrastructure for the digital world, enhance the arts, and support leading athletic programs.
Going the Extra Mile
Greer Clausen is pursuing big things on and off the golf course, and is having extraordinary experiences thanks to the generosity of Michigan State’s donors.Read more
A Vision for the Future
MSU opened the Grand Rapids Research Center, shepherding in a new era in biomedical discovery.Read more