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Spartans top Terrapins for first B1G win of season

January 16, 2017 - 11:26am
MSU wrestling got a pin from Javier Gasca and a major decision from Logan Griffin to boost the Spartans to a thrilling 19-17 victory for MSU over Maryland Sunday afternoon at Jenison Field House for the Spartans' first Big Ten victory this season.
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Students earn research awards

January 16, 2017 - 10:42am
Three MSU students have earned the Martin Luther King Jr. Advancing Inclusion through Research Award for their research projects.
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MSU researchers make new discoveries in the underwater world of 'Lost City'

January 16, 2017 - 10:40am
Matt Schrenk, MSU assistant professor of geomicrobiology, and Katrina Twing, former graduate research assistant, were among nine scientists selected to board the RRS James Cook last fall on Expedition 357 to Lost City - a field of alkaline hydrothermal vents in the mid-Atlantic Ocean.
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MDHHS awards $500,000 to MSU for Flint registry planning

January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a one-year grant of $500,000 to the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine for the planning of a registry for Flint residents.
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Broad College of Business professors named Fulbright Scholars

January 13, 2017 - 11:50am
Two MSU professors from the Department of Supply Chain Management in the Eli Broad College of Business have received awards from the Fulbright Program, which provides American scholars with the opportunity to lecture and conduct research internationally.
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MSU launches social justice reading group for kids

January 13, 2017 - 10:21am
Michigan State University faculty members hope to inspire kids to take action against injustice in their community through a new program at East Lansing Public Library.
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MSU wrestles at Northwestern Friday before hosting Maryland Sunday

January 13, 2017 - 9:50am
MSU wrestling kicks off the first of three-straight weekends with duals on Friday and Sunday by wrestling at Northwestern (5-3, 0-2 B1G) on Jan. 13 before a quick turnaround and return home to host Maryland (2-7, 0-2 B1G) on Jan. 15.
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MSU cruises to 65-47 win over No. 24 Minnesota

January 12, 2017 - 2:54pm
Miles Bridges did not play the last time MSU rallied to beat Minnesota. With the freshman standout back in the lineup, the Spartans simply dominated the 24th-ranked Golden Gophers.
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Jamison named interim co-director for Center for Gender in Global Context

January 12, 2017 - 10:18am
Amy Jamison has been named interim co-director for international research and engagement for the Center for Gender in Global Context effective Jan. 1.
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Affordable water in the US: A burgeoning crisis

January 11, 2017 - 6:11pm
If water rates continue rising at projected amounts, the number of U.S. households unable to afford water could triple in five years, to nearly 36 percent, finds new research by an MSU scholar.
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Driver's seat

January 11, 2017 - 2:14pm
I've done a fair amount of embarrassing things in my life. I've fallen down in public multiple times, said the wrong things, had wardrobe malfunctions, walked into the wrong locker room and just plain looked the fool. (Side note, my daughter texted yesterday to tell me she takes after me - she slipped on the subway and ended up in someone's lap.) Anyway, I've been embarrassing myself for years and will certainly continue to do so. One of my earliest memories of being embarrassed happened at Cedar Point Amusement Park. I was finally tall enough to "drive" my own car around the little speedway track. You know the kind - everyone is on a track that pushes the car through but riders pretend that they're actually driving. After the ride was over, I climbed out of my car onto the platform - and realized I had climbed out on the wrong side. Instead of being on the side where everyone else was, I was stranded on some middle island on the other side of the roadway. They had to stop all the cars and a worker had to come get me. I couldn't even "drive "an autonomous car without making a public spectacle of myself.
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John Verboncoeur: The future of automotive innovation

January 11, 2017 - 1:16pm
The 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit describes itself as the place where future mobility innovations meet the pavement. It's fitting then that MSU is among the few universities featured at the NAIAS AutoMobili-D exposition, which is focused on the rapidly evolving global automotive and mobility landscape.
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Driven to succeed

January 11, 2017 - 12:40pm
Spartan students are showcasing their projects on an international stage this month with two automobiles at the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
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Breslin elected MSU board chair, Ferguson vice chair

January 11, 2017 - 11:03am
Brian Breslin of Alto has been elected to a two-year term as chairperson of the Michigan State University Board of Trustees. At a special meeting today, the board also elected Joel Ferguson of Lansing to a two-year term as vice chairperson.
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Jankoska sets 2 MSU records

January 11, 2017 - 10:26am
Tori Jankoska scored 42 points, breaking MSU's single-game and all-time scoring record in a 94-75 win over No. 11 Ohio State on Tuesday night.
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New MSU Foundation Professors

January 11, 2017 - 9:41am
Six outstanding faculty members who demonstrate excellence in research and teaching, while enhancing the prominence of the institution, have been named MSU Foundation Professors.
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Stock market fails to predict product performance

January 11, 2017 - 6:08am
Contrary to what many in the business world believe, investors cannot reliably predict how a new product will perform, finds a new study co-authored by an MSU marketing expert.
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Donnie Corley named FWAA Freshman All-American

January 10, 2017 - 3:36pm
MSU's Donnie Corley has been named to the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America Team.
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MSU Museum exhibit encourages dialogue on civil and human rights issues

January 10, 2017 - 1:16pm
Awareness about civil and human rights issues are at the center of a new exhibition opening at the MSU Museum on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
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MSU Museum exhibit encourages dialog on civil and human rights issues

January 10, 2017 - 1:16pm
Awareness about civil and human rights issues are at the center of a new exhibition opening at the MSU Museum on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
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