Category Archives: Education

Board votes to keep collecting all taxes in summer

By Jamie DeRosa Entirely East Lansing The board of education in East Lansing has approved to collect all 100 percent of the school property taxes in the summer tax levy for the 2015 – 2016 school year. This change keeps … Continue reading

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Hot–button issues, popular candidates draw voters

By Jessica Steeley Entirely East Lansing East Lansing residents joined citizens across the country Tuesday to vote for candidates and policies. Diane Tubbs, who voted at the Hannah Community Center in East Lansing, said she votes in every major election. … Continue reading

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Now starring: East Lansing

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“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” filming in East Lansing

By Jessica Steeley Entirely East Lansing For a few days during the week of Oct. 13, 2014, super heroes distracted Spartans on Michigan State University’s campus. A scene from one of the new DC superhero movies, “Batman v Superman: Dawn … Continue reading

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Red Cedar school closing still up for debate

By Irum Ibrahim Entirely East Lansing Red Cedar Elementary, closed in June, is still an issue at East Lansing School Board meetings. The school and its more than 300 students were up for discussions on Sept. 22 and 23. The … Continue reading

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Bailey Community Center future to be voted on

By Chris Hauler Entirely East Lansing The agenda was jam packed. Dozens of East Lansing citizens filled City Hall council chambers the city’s monthly work session. While the council had a long list of items to discuss, the large crowd … Continue reading

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International students increase business in East Lansing

By Ipshita Moitra Entirely East Lansing Staff writer The number of international students at Michigan State University has boomed in the past 10 years and so have options for shoppers and diners. In 2004, MSU had 3,315 international students. That … Continue reading

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Facility for Rare Isotope Beams breaks ground at MSU

By Richie Carni Entirely East Lansing staff writer EAST LANSING—The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams officially broke ground on March 17. FRIB, which will be built on MSU’s campus, is the only facility of its kind in the country. Michigan … Continue reading

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Michigan Department of Education: why you should be concerned

By Rachel Tang Entirely East Lansing Staff Writer Tammy Baumann, East Lansing director of educational services, said, “pretty much everyone in education, including outside of education, the publishers, the textbook companies, literally everyone who touches education, has been affected by … Continue reading

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East Lansing Film Festival prepares to accept submissions

By Richie Carni Entirely East Lansing staff writer EAST LANSING—Submissions for the 17th East Lansing Film Festival will be accepted starting in April. Filmmakers statewide can submit their work for the festival, which begins in the last week of October. … Continue reading

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