Saving Red Cedar takes action

By Jasmin Rojo
Old Town Lansing staff writer

EAST LANSING – Michigan State University students work with documentary filmmakers to save a local school closure. The documentary

“Widening the Gap” is a documentary about the recent announcement of Red Cedar Elementary school closing. It is being produced by Marcus L. Sigh and Liesel Carlson, and will showcase students and the economic issues associated with the school closing. The project came about when the school board announced that it would close the school at the end of this year.  Since the announcement, “Widening the Gap” had since emerged to begin documenting the school. The documentary will present several different aspects of Red Cedar Elementary.