Truly a campus icon, Beaumont Tower's silhouette is both impressive and instantly recognizable. Celebrating its 93rd birthday in June, Beaumont Tower has endured nearly a century as a defining symbol of MSU. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Three Spartans utilize a different kind of brain power, practicing headstands outdoors on a sunny day near West Circle Drive. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Spring buds popping out of the newly thawed ground are greeted by busy bees. Want to help save the bees, as well as other Michigan pollinators? Check out the Michigan Pollinator Initiative for resources and programs that support our insect friends. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Spartans will trek through rain or snow to get where they need to go, but it's certainly more pleasant to walk across campus on a warm spring day. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Students in an Olds Hall classroom show off their Spartan smarts. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
“Filament,” an installation by artist Ed Carpenter, stretches invitingly over the atrium of Brody Square. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
The statue of Earvin “Magic” Johnson soars above the plaza in front of the Breslin Student Events Center. Johnson, considered one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history, attended MSU and led the Spartans to victory in the 1979 NCAA championship. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.
Warm weather brings energy and activity to campus, and the unpredictability of spring in Michigan means any opportunity to enjoy the sun won't be taken for granted. Photo by Derrick L. Turner.