As told to: Courtney Aycock, Matt Landcaster, and Tyler Lawson
Well, I was born in a little log cabin…
Where to start? Okay, so, I’m a first-generation college student. I’m older than most college students, 45. I have … [Read more...]
As told to: Tristan Wright and Corey Pryor
One of my favorite memories growing up was on Friday nights, wherever we were, England, Japan, China, we used to always have Indian takeaway. This was a big thing because it’s my favorite food. … [Read more...]
Some things I’m sure about; some things I’m not. I think that’s pretty typical for a freshman, right?
I’m from a small town where agriculture is a big part of life. Growing up, my parents owned a John Deere dealership so I’ve always been around … [Read more...]
As told to: Riley Schelhaas
I think, for people that want to go into the military, it’s like you have a calling to do it. That’s kind of how I’ve always seen it. I’ve always wanted to go into the military and it’s been something that’s … [Read more...]
As told to: Charlie Marshall and Anonymous
I’m a very independent person. I always have been. And that’s one of the reasons I love MSU. I get to see so many different things, meet so many different people, get access to so many different … [Read more...]
As told to: Natalie Liou
For me, coming to MSU was a very last minute thing. I thought I’d go to school in Minnesota. I grew up in Michigan and had this idea that I really wanted to be far away. I was waiting for information about a scholarship … [Read more...]
As told to: Natalie Kallemeyn
I don’t really get homesick. I mean, I did get sick, but it was pneumonia.
The health center told me I didn’t have pneumonia at first, and then they said, “Oh, you might have blood clots in your lungs,” … [Read more...]
When I was a kid growing up, I never thought my life would be the way it is now, but I wouldn’t go back in time to change a thing.
Michigan State has been my dream school ever since I was a kid. I grew up nearby, and I played sports all the time, … [Read more...]
As told to: Jordan Robbins
They say life is supposed to be more happy times than sad.
They say life is short, so live in the moment and don’t regret.
They say to be yourself and not let the opinions of others stop you from chasing … [Read more...]
As told to: Luke Shermetaro and Jared Thompke
I think everyone has their own unique experience in facing college. My experience revolved around finding what I wanted to do with my life. A lot of people go into college thinking they want … [Read more...]