MSU Club of West Michigan
Welcome to the MSU Club of West Michigan website. Our club represents over 24,000 Michigan State University Alumni in Kent, Ottawa, Barry, and Allegan counties. Click here to find out more.
How Spartans React to the Wolverine Challenge!!
Our Associate VP of the Alumni Association shares his thoughts on the "go blue" skywriting. Are you willing to take Scott Westerman up on his challenge?? Click here to find out more!
4th Annual Spartan Winter Tailgate - Thank You!
Thank you to the 750 Spartans who came out to the JW Marriott last night to celebrate the Rose Bowl Championship football season. It was a great night of honoring John Shinsky with our inaugural West Michigan Spartans Legacy Award, hearing from Coach Dantonio, Coach Narduzzi, Coach Staten, and Mark Hollis about their thoughts on the season, and also raising money for some great causes like MSU and the Grand Rapids Public Schools. We can not thank our generous sponsors enough for their commitment to our club and the community.
Spartan Author Series Continues at Watermark Country Club With a Fascinating Look at the MSU/U of M Rivalry
Join us on Wednesday, October 30th at 6:00 PM in the Shore Room at the Watermark Grille on Cascade Road in Grand Rapids. Just days in advance of the MSU/U of M football game, the MSU Club of West Michigan will be kicking off this next installment in the Spartan Author Series with free hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar.
David J. Young, MD, author of “Arrogance and Scheming in the Big Ten: Michigan State's Quest for Membership and Michigan's Powerful Opposition,” will present his story on the historic rivalry that dates back more than 100 years. For a preview of David’s presentation and more details on his book, see his web site www.msu-umbig10.com.
Please RSVP HERE if you plan on attending
Lots of Young Alumni Events Coming Up
Our Young Alumni group is busy as always coming up with great events for our local alums to enjoy, regardless of age. In the next few weeks they'll be hosting a gathering of Spartan ArtPrize artists as well as a group 80's night. Check out the Young Alumni page for more information and to RSVP.
The 15th Annual Steve Smith Charity Challenge Golf Outing and Fundraiser
Thanks to all of those who came out and participated in this year's Steve Smith Charity Challenge. Over 370 Spartans joined together at Egypt Valley Country Club to celebrate MSU Great Steve Smith, MSU, and to raise money for some great causes. We couldn't have done it without our very generous sponsors, please take a moment to read through them so you can support the businesses that support Michigan State.
Kirk Cousins Visited DeVos Children's Hospital While in Grand Rapids
Are you an Alumni Association Member?
Besides getting savings at a variety of businesses such as insurance, car rentals, moving companies, and on campus entertainment, you'll also be helping your local club. A portion of every alumni association membership gets sent directly to your local club, meaning more great events in the Grand Rapids area. www.msualum.com.