Due to inclement weather blanketing the Central Kentucky area, the NCAA Volleyball Tournament First and Second Rounds, hosted by the University of Kentucky, has been rescheduled for Saturday and Sunday.
The 11th-seeded MSU men's soccer team (14-5-3) will head to South Bend, Ind., for a rematch against third-seeded Notre Dame (14-1-6) in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinal at 7 p.m. Dec. 7.
The MSU Museum remembers Nelson Mandela with a special program led by Cajetan "CJ" Iheka, doctoral student in the Department of English and 2013 Nelson Mandela Museum/MSU Museum Graduate Curatorial Fellow at the Nelson Mandela Museum in Eastern Cape, South Africa.
In 1978, Michigan State University became the first major U.S. public university to divest its portfolio of corporations operating in South Africa. At the time, South Africa was plagued by apartheid and MSU leaders refused to support such social injustice.
No. 10/9 MSU will play in its second Big Ten Championship Game in three years as the Spartans (11-1, 8-0 Big Ten) take on No. 2/2 Ohio State (12-0, 8-0) at 8:17 p.m. Dec. 7 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Ahead of Saturday's showdown in the Big Ten Championship Game, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley are encouraging all Michigan citizens to wear green tomorrow as the Spartans take on Ohio State University with a Rose Bowl berth on the line.
As fans were ushered down the steps and out the exit of Lucas Oil Stadium into a chilly Indianapolis night, Denicos Allen witnessed something he’d never seen before.
Max Bullough was there, too — he remembers it well.
The then-sophomore linebackers were forced to watch several members of the 2011 Spartans, a band of brothers toward the end of a special season, break down in tears.
Twelve new hospitality mini-courses designed for professionals are now offered by The School of Hospitality Business.
MSU begins a new era as it hosts Minnesota at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 and 4 p.m. Dec. 7 at Munn Ice Arena for its inaugural Big Ten series.
MSU senior linebacker Max Bullough and junior punter Mike Sadler have been named to the 2013 Capital One Division I Academic All-America First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
With nearly 4 million miles of public roads criss crossing the United States and millions of dollars spent to maintain them, it's imperative that researchers look for better ways to preserve these roadways.
President Barack Obama's approval rating in Michigan sagged to its lowest point in three years, while Gov. Rick Snyder gained ground in MSU's latest State of the State Survey.
The No. 1 men’s basketball team walked onto the court in kryptonite-colored socks for their highly-anticipated Big Ten/ACC Challenge matchup against North Carolina.
However, the Superman of college hoops walked off the court with their first loss of the season to UNC, 75-69. The Spartans never led during a game that showcased some of MSU's most troubling tendencies on the season thus far.
The game started just as poorly as it possibly could have for MSU and had the packed Breslin Center in a restless frenzy almost immediately.
Junior forward Alex Gauna, who got the start in place of ill sophomore forward Matt Costello, started the game by committing two fouls and a turnover within the first 90 seconds. MSU went on to turn the ball over eight times, four of which came in the first five minutes, and allowing UNC to grab 10 offensive rebounds on the half.
Beginning Friday, the MSU debate program will host the 23rd annual Spartan Classic Debate Tournament in which more than 100 students from schools across the Midwest will gather to compete.
For Spartans, you don't have to be a music major to get some experience in song writing, thanks to John Kratus, professor of music education.
Pulitzer Prize-winner Eric Freedman has been named Knight Chair and director of the John S. and James L. Knight Center for Environmental Journalism at Michigan State University.
Matthew Fehrenbach, of Landscape Services, talks about the fun he has climbing trees as he trims them and keeps MSU's green-filled campus looking tidy.
Peanut butter and jelly. Milk and cookies. Love and marriage. Rock and roll. Spaghetti and meatballs. Chips and salsa. Cheese and crackers. Tom Izzo and basketball. Some things were just made to go together. Individually, each thing is fine, but together they become something even better. (I just realized most of my examples are food-it must be getting close to lunchtime).
And then there are those things that seem diametrically opposed. Fire and ice. Oil and water. Cats and dogs. Democrats and Republicans. Michigan and Michigan State. (Or maybe this week it's more like Michigan State and Ohio State). Either way, these things just don't really go together.
Or do they?
A campfire on an icy night is beautiful. With the addition of just an egg and a mix, oil and water can make delicious brownies. My Facebook feed is often filled with adorable pictures of cats and dogs cuddling. Occasionally politicians do work together across the aisles.
And believe it or not, though rivals in the sports arena, Michigan and Michigan State actually do a lot of great work together. In the academic realm, there's a lot of respect and collaboration. Many people might not even know that UM, MSU and Wayne State are part of the University Research Corridor that aims to transform, strengthen and diversify the state's economy.
MSU seventh-year head coach Mark Dantonio, who has led the Spartans to a school-record tying 11 wins and their second Big Ten Legends Division title in three years, has been named the Big Ten Coach of the Year by both the league's head coaches and media, as announced on BTN Tuesday evening.
Most of you know me by the name Danielle Whittaker. I am the managing director of BEACON, and also an animal behavior researcher.