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Online safety: If you want something done right, do it yourself

May 20, 2015 - 2:20pm
When it comes to keeping online information safe from hackers and other criminals, it's up to the individual user to keep his or her data secure. The end-user is often the "weakest link" in the Internet safety chain, said Saleem Alhabash, an MSU faculty member who is part of a team that researches ways of making the Web safer for its users.
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Saxophone senior to perform in D.C.

May 20, 2015 - 12:12pm
Saxophonist Jordan Lulloff, a music performance major in the MSU College of Music, has been selected as one of four winners of the VSA 2015 International Young Soloists Competition.
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Kathy Doig: Designing curriculum is a bit like jazz

May 20, 2015 - 11:43am
My first two years of college were at the University of Michigan. I thought I wanted to be a physician, but within one semester, I discovered that I just wasn't happy there and I figured medical school would be the same way.
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Jaundice-treating blanket newest MSU startup

May 20, 2015 - 11:29am
A new medical device that will improve the way infants with jaundice are treated is one step closer to market, thanks to a partnership between a new MSU startup company and a Michigan-based medical sector investment firm.
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Two new Beckman Scholars

May 20, 2015 - 9:40am
Two MSU College of Natural Science students have been named 2015-16 Beckman Scholars -Sanna Fraleigh, a physiology sophomore from Ann Arbor and Kiera Fisher, a biomedical laboratory science junior from Kalkaska.
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Rebecca Carlson: What else is in store?

May 20, 2015 - 8:43am
When I started out at Michigan State, I didn't feel that different from most other students. I had a general idea that I liked science and I was excited to do research through the Professorial Assistant Program, but I didn't yet have a precise long-term goal in mind or a detailed plan of how to get there.
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Powers named to USA Basketball World University Games roster

May 19, 2015 - 12:05pm
MSU women's basketball player Aerial Powers was named to the 2015 USA Basketball Women's World University Games roster
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Stuttering linked to rhythm perception deficiency

May 19, 2015 - 9:31am
Stuttering may be more than a speech problem. For the first time, researchers have found that children who stutter have difficulty perceiving a beat, which could account for their halting speech patterns, finds a study led by an MSU scholar.
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MSU High 5: May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015 - 7:02am
Here's today's MSU High 5 - a morning hello and the fastest way to get you up to speed with what's happening at MSU.
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Mark and Sandy Ehlert: Honoring their mentors

May 18, 2015 - 4:45pm
Mark (B.S., microbiology, '75) and Sandy (B.A., special education, '75) Ehlert met and fell in love while they were both workers in Hubbard Hall. They married during spring break of their senior year and after graduating they started careers in medical manufacturing and teaching, respectively.
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Team science is better science

May 18, 2015 - 2:41pm
An MSU researcher helped write a groundbreaking new report from the National Research Council that concludes scientific research is increasingly dominated by teams - a promising approach that is also rife with challenges.
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It's best to make friends of friends - even spotted hyenas know that

May 18, 2015 - 2:25pm
Bonding with a friend of a friend is something most humans gravitate toward naturally, or at least Facebook likes to think so every time it suggests friends for you to "friend."
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MSU Dean's List and Graduate List for 2015 spring semester available online

May 18, 2015 - 12:43pm
Grades for spring semester have been processed, and media outlets can view the MSU Dean's List and Graduate List online.
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O'Connor leads MSU women to Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field title

May 18, 2015 - 9:38am
Competing in her final home meet Sunday, senior Leah O'Connor delivered another historic performance in leading the MSU women's team to the Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championship with 128 points.
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Big Ten Championships get underway Saturday

May 15, 2015 - 4:31pm
MSU travels to Indianapolis, Indiana for the 2015 Big Ten Rowing Championships.
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MSU hosts Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championships

May 15, 2015 - 3:10pm
For the first time since 2006, MSU will host the Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The three-day event will get underway on May 15 and run through May 17 at MSU's Ralph Young Track & Field Facility.
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Christopher P. Long recommended as new dean of College of Arts and Letters

May 15, 2015 - 1:14pm
Christopher P. Long has been recommended to serve as the new dean of Michigan State University's College of Arts and Letters.
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ATD students finalists in 3-D printing challenge

May 15, 2015 - 1:10pm
As part of professor Theresa Winge's apparel and textile specialized design course, students participated in the 2015 Extreme Redesign 3-D Printing Challenge.
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Spartan M.D.s graduate this Saturday

May 14, 2015 - 5:17pm
On Saturday, May 16, 2015, the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine will graduate 181 new Spartan M.D.s at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center in East Lansing.
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Fragile Fiji and climate change

May 14, 2015 - 11:55am
Two Michigan State University students have launched the university's first-ever, student-designed and led study abroad program.
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