Global becomes local on World Languages Day

On March 25, the Business College Complex at Michigan State University became a cultural mecca for World Languages Day. The event, hosted by the university, is an annual all-day conference for high school students and teachers all over Michigan to experience cultures and countries from all over the world.

East Lansing looks to technology for improvements

They are a group of citizens who willingly meet up once a month at East Lansing City Hall. They are the Citizen Innovation and Technology Panel and, judging by the two people who attended their Feb 15. meeting, they are not yet well known in the community. One audience member was city councilman Erik Altmann, who acts as the liaison for the panel. “We’re just getting started,” said Chairman Doug Couto.