Focal Point Fall 2012 [Show 3]

A former Spartan shares his experience during Superstorm Sandy that left thousands on the east coast without electricity. The I-96 shooter is still on the loose and students are thinking twice before taking the freeway home. Final efforts to get out the vote are underway and Michigan Senate candidates, Debbie Stabenow and Pete Hoekstra talk about what they would do to be successful. Students react to Tiger’s World Series loss and Dantonia stays positive in light of the Spartan football season. Reporters: Lauren Gentile, Chloe Hill, Josh Sidorowicz and Edith Zhou

Focal Point is an Emmy awarding winning, student produced newscast from the School of Journalism at Michigan State University.

Focal Point Fall 2012 [Show 2]

With elections coming up soon and debates underway, we take a look at how much students care about the 2012 elections. And if they do care, will they choose to vote absentee and how do they decide who to vote for? Students living at St. Anne’s lofts react to the many empty promises from the complex. MSU’s homecoming parade and float building is a great start for a week of Spartan pride as Sparty watch goes underway before the big game against Michigan.