Spartans bundle up to take a scenic stroll near Beaumont tower. Michigan winters don’t feel so harsh when you’ve got Spartan spirit to warm your heart. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Though midwinter brings a certain stillness to campus, the Red Cedar shows that freezing temps don't harsh its flow. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
A sturdy stone lantern, inspired by those seen on Japanese pagodas, waits patiently for nightfall in the W.J. Beal Botanical Garden. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Dan Paz, artist in-residence in critical race studies, and student Jessie Gott work together on a project. The residency, established by the College of Arts and Letters, brings artists to campus to engage in issues of race through creative practice. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
New students attend International New Student Orientation at Delia Koo International Center. New Student Orientation welcomes students to MSU, helping Spartans learn about their campus community and offering guidance on how to best achieve their goals. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Tall trees in the Munn Pinetum cast shade over crisp white snow. MSU, we love thy shadows. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
A campus squirrel catches a sunny moment on a tree branch near the Red Cedar river. National Squirrel Day is Jan. 21, so make sure to give these furry friends some extra attention. Not that we wouldn’t anyway. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Ice accumulates along a calm stretch of the Red Cedar river as the coldest part of winter begins. Stay warm out there, Spartans. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.