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Michigan State University’s university-wide Day of Giving, GIVE GREEN DAY, is set for Tuesday, December 3, 2019 in conjunction with Giving Tuesday – a global day of giving. From 12:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. EST, Spartan supporters worldwide will be invited to participate in Give Green Day by giving their support either financially or by helping spread the word via their own social media channels.
Join the MSU Alumni of Greater NY on Friday, September 14th from 6:00-9:00 pm at Rooftop Reds in Brooklyn. The evening will include a 3-hour open bar serving wine, beer, and cheese platters.
Located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Rooftop Reds introduced the world’s first commercially viable urban rooftop vineyard in Brooklyn, New York.
Last Saturday, April 21, 2018, 12 NYC-Area Spartans came together for MSU Global Day of Service. In collaboration with other Big Apple Big Ten alumni we helped GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center prepare for their annual gala. Volunteers got crafty, helping to make signage and decorations as well as assisted with processing silent auction items.
The 21 Spartan alumni, friends, and neighbors who gathered Saturday at the Metropolitan Museum of Art were entertained and informed during an illuminating hour long “highlights” tour.
The Temple of Dendur, for example, a gift to the U.S. from the Egyptian government, is housed in a wing built expressly for it.
On Friday, September 15th, about 25 New York area Spartans celebrated the beginning of fall at Heartland Brewery on 34th Street.
This year’s Fall Fest event was held in cozy, semi-private space that made it easy to meet and network with a lot of new Spartan faces.
New York-area Spartans gathered in Central Park’s Ross Pinetum on Sunday, August 7, 2016 for the MSU Alumni Club of Greater New York’s annual family picnic. The event had our largest showing yet, with 51 Spartans in attendance.
Current board members, including club president Jason Johnson, local MSU alumni and several current students and incoming freshman all came out to the park to mingle and network on a beautiful summer day.
More than 40 alumni and friends saw a tense, fast-paced hockey game on Monday, January 25 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as the Detroit Red Wings defeated the New York Islanders, 4-2. The game’s highlight came in the second period when former Spartan star Justin Abdelkader (2005-08) scored the goal which gave the Wings a lead they didn’t relinquish.
New York-area Spartans gathered in Central Park’s Ross Pinetum on Saturday, August 1, 2015 for the MSU Alumni Club of Greater New York’s annual family picnic. The event had our largest showing yet, with 42 attendees.
Current board members, including club president Jason Johnson, as well as several current MSU students – many of whom are interning in NYC this summer – were all in attendance and enjoyed sandwiches, Spartan-head cookies, green-and-white cupcakes and other tasty treats.
On April 18, 2015 Spartans from MSU’s Alumni Club of Greater New York participated in the University’s 2015 Global Day of Service. Our club joined forces with the volunteer organization NY Cares, to help clean and spruce up Bissel Gardens in the Bronx. Watch to see some of our own NYC Spartans, Roni O’Connor and Zach Denes, and East Lansing visitor Nicole Hordos, among other active alumni, in this video produced by Carol Yancho.