Crowds gathered at the Capitol April 30, 2020 to protest Governor Whitmer's stay-at-home order. The protest started outside before crowds moved inside where they were stopped from entering the House and Senate due to social distancing guidelines. While the protest was namely about the stay-at-home order, individual protestors' priorities varied from abortion to President Trump's reelection.
In the past two weeks, I’ve managed to catch up with a few of my friends who’ve remained in East Lansing despite the shift to online classes. I didn’t think the highlights of my final month of college would be playing with my friend’s pets, some games of Uno over a few drinks or bonfires with my roommates. Things that my friends and I would’ve done to pass the time in the fall have become the way that we spend it now. It isn’t the end to the school year that we had imagined, but it’s the one we have.
Michigan State University volleyball player Talia Edmonds keeps up with workouts from home.