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Business alumna makes list of powerful engineering women

2 hours 3 min ago
Timed with National Engineers Week, Business Insider released its list of "43 Most Powerful Female Engineers" and named Apple Inc. vice president and Broad College of Business alumna Priya Balasubramaniam as the fifth most powerful woman.
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MSU beats Nebraska 88-72

February 24, 2017 - 2:49pm
Miles Bridges scored nine points during a decisive run and finished with 20, leading the Spartans in an 88-72 win over Nebraska Feb. 23.
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MSU undergraduates named finalists for national Truman Scholarship

February 24, 2017 - 9:31am
Two MSU students are finalists for the nationally competitive Truman Scholarship.
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Slobodnik-Stoll selected to the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame

February 23, 2017 - 10:32am
MSU women's golf head coach Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll was one six golfers selected to be inducted into the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame, it was announced by the organization on Feb. 22.
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Spartans have huge comeback for wild 73-64 win Wednesday over Penn State on Senior Night

February 23, 2017 - 10:24am
MSU women's basketball overcame a 19-point third-quarter deficit to rally for a 73-64 win over Penn State Feb. 22 at the Breslin Center. The comeback victory sparked the Spartans' celebrations on a successful Senior Night celebration honoring their lone senior, Tori Jankoska.
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What's next?

February 22, 2017 - 1:21pm
I got on the elevator the other day and the other occupant, who also works in the building, asked, "Three or four? I always forget which floor you're on," as he reached to press the buttons. Heck, half the time I forget too. See, our office works on both, and I'm constantly running between the two as I collaborate with coworkers (which was fun while my knee healed). Plus, I've actually had offices on both floors. In fact, I've moved my office 10 times during my tenure here. Yes, 10 times - yesterday being the most recent relocation. I'm not sure if people are trying to get rid of me, or trying to get me near them. It's probably a tossup. This move made my first venture to the west side of the building and I'm a bit discombobulated. For years I've gotten off the elevator and turned right. I've always used the east side of the split stairwell. My brain is so trained to do that I've literally tripped over my own feet trying to make them go in the opposite direction. For someone who's fallen out of bed reaching for a phone cord, abruptly switching directions after years of doing the same thing is dangerous. I no longer look out at Ag Hall and the sidewalks in front of the Admin Building. Now my view includes the Admin Building itself, the Red Cedar River and Spartan Stadium. Honestly, every view is great no matter what corner of the building you're in.
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Roger Baldwin: A way of life

February 22, 2017 - 11:46am
It's no surprise a senior professor would occasionally wonder what comes next. What will life be like as an emeritus faculty member? What will I do with my time? Who will I be? What kind of relationship will I have with MSU and my one-time colleagues? What will give my life meaning and purpose?
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MSU Debate qualifies two teams for national championship

February 22, 2017 - 11:29am
Michigan State University Debate will have two pairs of teams debating in the National Debate Tournament - marking the 21st consecutive season that MSU has qualified at least one team to the tournament.
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Alumna helping India's most vulnerable citizens

February 22, 2017 - 10:43am
In her native country of India, MSU College of Arts and Letters alumna Kamini Prakash advocates for people who lack one of life's most basic necessities: access to clean, safe bathrooms.
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Emmy Virkus: Getting a glimpse

February 22, 2017 - 9:44am
Just a couple of days after MSU released students for winter break, I had an amazing opportunity to travel to the Windy City with 38 other students and two faculty members. During this experience with ADV 402, a field experience course offered at ComArtSci, we visited several companies in the advertising and public relations field.
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MSU Music presents early music group from the Netherlands

February 21, 2017 - 12:24pm
Commemorating the 500th anniversary of the death of painter Hieronymus Bosch, MSU College of Music presents Cappella Pratensis, a vocal ensemble specializing in Renaissance music.
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Miles Bridges named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

February 21, 2017 - 10:37am
MSU guard/forward Miles Bridges has been selected as the Big Ten Freshman of the Week, as announced by the conference office Feb. 20.
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The way breast cancer genes act could predict your treatment

February 21, 2017 - 9:49am
An MSU breast cancer researcher has shown that effective treatment options can be predicted based on the way certain breast cancer genes act or express themselves.
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Jankoska named B1G Player of the Week

February 20, 2017 - 5:01pm
MSU senior guard Tori Jankoska has been named Big Ten Women's Basketball Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office Feb. 20.
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Eight graduate students receive COGS Disciplinary Leadership Award

February 20, 2017 - 12:57pm
Eight MSU doctoral students have received the Council of Graduate Students' annual Disciplinary Leadership Award.
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MSU beats No. 20 Michigan before record crowd

February 20, 2017 - 10:25am
Tori Jankoska made five 3-pointers in setting a single-season school record and scored 28 points in leading MSU over No. 20 Michigan 86-68 Feb. 19 before a record sellout crowd of 12,707 who watched the in-state rivals in their only meeting this season.
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Student nominated for nationally competitive graduate school scholarship

February 20, 2017 - 9:38am
Amber DeJohn has been nominated by MSU for the nationally competitive Beinecke Scholarship, which pays for graduate studies in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
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'Alternative facts' not just in politics and media

February 19, 2017 - 4:23pm
An MSU scholar is warning those who read about the latest groundbreaking research to proceed with caution.
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Examining exploding stars through the atomic nucleus

February 18, 2017 - 10:00am
Imagine being able to view microscopic aspects of a classical nova, a massive stellar explosion on the surface of a white dwarf star (about as big as Earth), in a laboratory rather than from afar via a telescope.
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MSU Board of Trustees roundup

February 17, 2017 - 2:13pm
At its Feb. 17 meeting, the MSU Board of Trustees approved two Spartan Stadium improvement projects including a $2 million plan to install new permanent field lighting and another project to improve the South End Zone for $13 million.
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