You see it on TV, but you never think it will be you until it is.

Michigan State University is a place full of hope, laughter and of course, green. 

On Feb. 13 families across the country called their MSU students praying that they would answer. My family was one of those families who had to make that call. My name is Rachel Pierson, and I am a junior studying journalism at MSU. On Feb 13.