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Decorating Cookies and Holiday Cards on December 7, 2018

Our most recent Spartan Project SEARCH Peer Mentoring Event, Decorating Cookies and Holiday Cards on December 7, 2018 was the bright idea of two of our interns and their peer mentors!  Everyone had the chance to decorate and… Read More

Fall Painting, Cider n’ Donuts with REACH Art Studio

Thanks to everyone who joined us on Friday, November 16 for our fall-inspired social event at REACH Studio Art Center!!  On this frosty afternoon, peer mentors, interns, and alumni huddled together in pairs to create fall-themed watercolor paintings… Read More

Peer Mentoring Social Events

April Let’s Glow…. Bowling and Lasertag

On April 13, Spartan Project SEARCH interns and peer mentors took shelter from the rain at Spare Time Entertainment Center in Lansing where we enjoyed an afternoon of bowling and lasertag. Several professional bowlers brought their A-game and… Read More

March Madness…Get in the Zumba Zone

On March 16, 2018 Spartan Project SEARCH interns and peer mentors headed down to IM East for a remarkable Zumba fitness class taught by Zumba Instructor and MSU student Jessica Douglas. Everyone learned new moves and had a… Read More

The Planetarium: Starring Spartan Project SEARCH!

An Afternoon at MSU’s Planetarium… On February 16, Abrams Planetarium hosted Spartan Project SEARCH Peer Mentors and Interns for a Sensory-Friendly screening of Skywatchers of Africa along with a live star talk connecting stars to show constellations.  There… Read More

January 2018 Keep Calm, Eat Pizza

Making Calming Jars and Baking Pizzas… On January 19, Spartan Project SEARCH Peer Mentors and Interns reunited for a festive new year celebration!  Dressed in MSU or island attire, everyone made their own colorful calming jars and delicious… Read More

Winter Holiday Event: Decorating Gingerbread Houses

On Friday, December 8th, Interns and Peer Mentors took a break from demands of work and exams to share holiday music and cheer on this afternoon of teambuilding and craft-making. Teams of architects and master decorators turned gingerbread cookies into doors and chimneys, applied red and green color frosting, gum drops and peppermints on rooftops, and found the perfect spots for trees and their gingerbread family.

A Day of Friendsgiving and Football

  Heading to MSU’s IM Sports West for Friendsgiving and Football… On November 10, Spartan Project SEARCH Peer Mentors and Interns spent a fabulous time together on the turf court playing pick-up soccer, football, and Frisbee together.  Interns and… Read More