About Southern Michigan
Southern Michigan is a region in the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is a region of rolling farmland and scattered urban centers. Generally, Southern Michigan is considered to be the area west of the Metro Detroit area and east of Battle Creek, consisting of Lansing and everything to the south. The largest city is Lansing, which is also the state capital, but other main cities include Jackson, Albion, Coldwater, and Hillsdale.
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public university in East Lansing, Michigan. Founded in 1855, it was the pioneer land-grant institution and served as a model for future land-grant colleges in the United States under the 1862 Morrill Act. It is the eighth-largest university in the United States, with 45,166 students and one of the top research universities in the world supporting no less than three medical schools. Listed as a Public Ivy, Michigan State is a member of the Association of American Universities.East Lansing (Official Site) | (Wikipedia)
East Lansing is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. Most of the city is within Ingham County, though a small portion lies in Clinton County. The population was 46,525 at the time of the 2000 census, of those 29,329 were classified as university students, or 63% of the total population. The Lansing metro area has a population of 455,836. It is best known as the home of Michigan State University.Michigan International Speedway (Official Site) | (Wikipedia)
Michigan International Speedway is a two-mile (3.22 km), moderate-banked, tri-oval superspeedway located off U.S. Highway 12 on more than 1,200 acres (5 km²) near Brooklyn, in the scenic Irish Hills area of southeastern Michigan. It is used for NASCAR and high-level open wheel motor racing events. It is sometimes known as a "sister track" to California Speedway.
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