For the past 15 years, the MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine has brought a number of thought-provoking speakers to East Lansing each February as part of its William G. Anderson Lecture Series Slavery to Freedom: An American Odyssey.
For the 16th annual event this year, the college will again host three notable individuals: Edwin Black, Cornel West and Ernest Green.
"MacDonald Middle School will be collecting packs of bottled water to send to Flint to help with their contaminated drinking water situation. This Water Drive, suggested by Charlie Meyers and supported by supported by the Student Initiators, [began Feb 8th] and the collection point will be in the cafeteria. The Water Drive will end this Friday, February 12. Please bring only sealed cases or packs of bottled water, or gallon jugs, not individual bottles. Your contribution is important and will be appreciated by our Flint neighbors!"