Skip to Main Content

2017 Year in Review

In 2017, Spartans made a difference to the world—and each other—from saving pandas and developing life-changing treatments to winning championships and serving our communities. Take a look back at some of MSU’s top social media posts and comments from the year. Every day, Spartans Will.


Highlights from 2017

MSU will be home to the largest-known solar carport system in the U.S. MSU research discovers promising lead for autism treatment. Spartans help save pandas through research. MSU musicians perform "Victory for MSU" like you've never heard it. The Great State Road Trip highlighted MSU's impact across Michigan. NASA renames a probe after MSU alumnus Eugene Parker. Spartan football assists with hurricane relief efforts in Houston. MSU vets save a mutilated dog in Detroit. Researchers discover a new drug that stops the spread of melanoma. A teen fighting cancer gets her wish to be a Spartan.
Explore more MSU features