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Susan Gass, University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages and director of MSU's English Language Center, has been awarded the Modern Language Association of America's 32nd Kenneth W. Mildenberger Prize for her excellent work in Teaching English as a Second Language.
The Capital Area Transportation Authority is making changes to its service schedule during MSU's winter break.
Michigan's 15 public universities are keyemployers and economic drivers in the state, responsible for more than 120,000jobs and with spending and earnings accounting for $23.9 billion in economicactivity, according to a new report from the Anderson Economic Groupcommissioned by the Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan.
A new study co-authored by an MSU scholar contradicts the popular theory that students perform better when surrounded by higher achieving classmates.
After four years of successful efforts, MSU's program on anti-counterfeiting and product protection officially has been recognized as a center - a move that will spur further growth.
MSU seventh-year head coach Mark Dantonio, who has led the Spartans to a school-record 12 wins and their first appearance in the Rose Bowl since 1988, has been named one of eight finalists for the 2013 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award, presented by the Football Writers Association of America, in conjunction with the Fiesta Bowl.
MSU will help meet the need for science instructors in high-need schools across the nation with a new teacher-preparation program.
The home team holds the advantage over visitors - at least in the plant world. However, a mere handful of genetic adaptations could even the playing field.
The MSU gymnastics team opened the 2013 preseason with its annual Green and White meet on Sunday afternoon.
In snowy South Bend, Ind., the Michigan State men's soccer team (14-6-3) fell 2-1 to No. 3-seed Notre Dame in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinal on Saturday night.
MSU researchers have uncovered a genetic deficiency in males that can trigger the development of one of the most common types of liver cancer and forms of diabetes.
No. 20 MSU advances to the NCAA Round of 16, which will be held at Kentucky's Memorial Coliseum next weekend.
Scientists are digging deep into the Earth'ssurface collecting census data on the microbial denizens of the hardened rocks.What they're finding is that, even miles deep and halfway across the globe,many of these communities are somehow quite similar.
The MSU Football team is headed to Pasadena, CA to play in the 100th Rose Bowl Game. This will mark their school-record seventh consecutive bowl appearance.
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.