For going on three years, local organizers have exposed cutting edge ideas in technology, entertainment and design at TEDx Lansing. Now, for the first time, East Lansing organizers are hosting a TED event.
Michigan State University's December commencement ceremonies will include two prominent Detroiters. Newspaperman, author and broadcaster Mitch Albom will address undergraduates on Saturday, December 10th. The author of "Tuesdays with Morrie" will also receive an honorary doctorate of humanities.
Detroit Public Schools emergency manager Roy Roberts will speak to undergraduates that afternoon. Roberts will be awarded an honorary doctorate of business.