Michigan State should reorient its investment portfolio from fracking, mining and oil production — but there has to be more than that. The university should set a date for committing to 100% renewable energy and lay out an updated Energy Transition Plan.
"As a concerned senior, I ask you not to forget the period of history in which this university's school colors became teal and white instead of green and white."
"I needed narratives from people I could identify with, but instead, experiences like mine are erased, glossed over, an afterthought."
"By advocating for change and working to support other survivors, my story was no longer about him but about survivors and the community working together to create something more powerful than he ever was."
"Black history is very relevant now as we as a nation sort out a way to level the playing field. The past needs to be considered, and the American people need to have all the information."
"Unluckily for me, as a Hispanic woman, my “Equal Pay Day” doesn’t technically come until November. A whole 11 months after the ball drops on New Years, I will only just come to see the same amount of money my white male coworker saw while they were sipping on champagne at midnight under the fireworks."