Student Highlights

Girl holding green flag with white spartan standing on Great Wall of ChinaCitizen Scholars Program Helps Fund Study Abroad to China

Citizen Scholar Margo Skornia, a junior with a double major in Theatre and Chinese, received funding from the Citizen Scholars program to 
help pay for ​​​​​​​her two-month study abroad trip...
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Heard_Header.jpgCitizen Scholar Researching Inefficiencies of Public Defenders

Citizen Scholar Devin Heard, a sophomore Humanities Pre-Law and Human Resources and Labor Relations double major, is researching the inefficiencies of public defenders...

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Citizen Scholars Program Enhances Student’s College Experience

Meet Triniti Watson, a junior Interdisciplinary Humanities major with a focus on Philosophy, Professional Writing, and Cultural Anthropology. Watson is also an active participant in the Citizen Scholars program...

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maxresdefault.jpg2018 Citizen Scholars Showcase Video

The Citizen Scholars Annual Showcase provides an opportunity for our students to share their research, creative activities, and experiences with their peers, our faculty, and the public. Offered near the end...

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crick_thumb.jpgStudent Uses Poetry to Shed Light on Native American Rights Issues

English major and Citizen Scholar Abbie Crick has always had poetry in her life. “I’ve been writing poetry since I could hold a pencil,” she said. As she got older...

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cs_publicart_thumb.jpgCitizen Scholars Install Sexual Assault Awareness Public Art

Students from the College of Arts & Letters Citizen Scholars Program recently proposed and installed a public art piece, titled Reweaving our Social Fabric: Fiber Installation to Promote Sexual Assault Awareness and Healing, in downtown...

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2ndyear.jpgMSU Citizen Scholars Program - 2nd Year Experience

Students from the inaugural year of the MSU College of Arts & Letters Citizen Scholars program reflect back on how the program has changed them as...

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man in black shirt talking and gesturing with his hands while talking with a dark haired woman with hands folded under her chin and a jean jacketCourse Helps to Save Wildlife Through Interdisciplinary Collaboration

An experiential, interdisciplinary, and entrepreneurial problem-based class, Michigan State University’s Snares to Wares course explores issues...

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steffans.jpgApparel and Textile Design Student Places Second in National Competition

Allison Steffen, a junior Apparel and Textile Design major and Citizen Scholar, received second place and a $2,500 scholarship in a national design competition that...

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girl with NYC skyline in background, fallon_thumb2.jpgStudent Interns with 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Since high school, Lindsey Mutz has had a goal of interning for NBC’s The Tonight Show. The Michigan State University sophomore turned that goal into a reality this past fall when she...

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Lindsey Mutz, Citizen Scholar Michigan State UniversityQ&A with Lindsey Mutz

Film Studies and English double major Lindsey talks about community engagement and becoming a global citizen through the Citizen Scholars program.

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spotlight.jpgThe Citizen Scholars Student Experience

Take the journey inside the new Citizen Scholars Program at Michigan State University's College of Arts & Letters.  Citizen Scholar aspirants discuss why they joined...

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