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Michigan State: the perfect setting to sign the Farm Bill

February 7, 2014 - 3:26pm
When it was time to select a host location to sign the Farm Bill into law, the White House decided that the best place was Michigan State University.
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Three MSU students nominated for Truman Scholarship

February 6, 2014 - 3:29pm
Three student leaders at MSU have been nominated for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship.
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Mark Dantonio introduces 2014 recruiting class

February 6, 2014 - 3:18pm
MSU head coach Mark Dantonio introduced the Spartans' 2014 recruiting class Wednesday afternoon at a press conference inside the Clara Bell Smith Center Auditorium.
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Spartans back at home to host Penn State

February 6, 2014 - 2:59pm
MSU returns to conference play as it hosts Penn State on Thursday.
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Spartans host Ohio State this weekend at Munn

February 6, 2014 - 2:53pm
The MSU hockey team hosts Ohio State in a pair of conference games this weekend at Munn Ice Arena.
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Four MSU students nominated for Goldwater Scholarship

February 5, 2014 - 3:01pm
Four MSU students pursuing STEM-related degrees have been nominated for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. All students are members of the Honors College.
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Preventing brain damage in cardiac arrest crises

February 5, 2014 - 1:22pm
When the heart fails, the most endangered organ is the brain, according to Joshua Reynolds, MSU assistant professor of emergency medicine.
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MSU experts available to discuss Farm Bill impacts

February 5, 2014 - 12:47pm
The following MSU experts can discuss various aspects of the legislation and its impact on Michigan's economy.
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Staff profiles: Julia McAnallen

February 5, 2014 - 12:45pm
Julia McAnallen, graduate career services coordinator, talks about how she helps Ph.D. students find jobs.
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A day in the life

February 5, 2014 - 10:19am
So what are you doing today? What's on your agenda? So far, my day has involved shoveling snow, (yet again!), a somewhat slow and slippery drive to campus, a quick staff meeting, snapping the above photo out the window of my building and now I'm at my desk doing some writing. Later on I'll probably go to the gym, shovel some more, take the dog out and hang out with my family. Eh, it's not that exciting, but it is my day. A year ago today, I was in Kigali, Rwanda with my coworkers covering a story about MSU research that's helping the country grow better beans. Three years ago I was visiting my daughter at college in Glasgow, Scotland. Seven years ago I was recovering from having my first ICD put in. Fifteen years ago I was celebrating my three-month anniversary as an MSU employee. Twenty years ago I was dropping my toddler off at daycare and heading into work at a U.S. senator's office. Twenty-nine years ago I was in the second month of my second semester as an MSU freshman. When you're a Spartan, you never know what the day might hold. If it's this Friday you might be listening to President Obama when he visits campus to sign the Farm Bill. You might be in class or teaching a class. You might be treating patients in Zambia or maybe flying a jet off an aircraft carrier. You might be having a baby or celebrating your 75th birthday. You might be helping youth in Detroit or researching ways to cure disease.
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Robin Lin Miller: Evaluating HIV/AIDS prevention, care and advocacy

February 5, 2014 - 10:18am
From the moment I could walk and talk, I planned on having a career in the theatre. I studied acting, music and dance from early on in elementary school through to the completion of my bachelor's degree at Sarah Lawrence College. But the advent of the AIDS epidemic in New York City put my plans for life on the stage on permanent hold.
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MSU launches Spartan Advocate site

February 5, 2014 - 9:52am
MSU has launched The Spartan Advocate - an informative and interactive site developed to educate and galvanize Spartan faithful on current issues in the Legislature and provide the tools necessary to help them communicate to policymakers, media and community groups the importance of supporting MSU and higher education.
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MSU to help create new K-12 science assessments

February 5, 2014 - 8:57am
MSU will share a $2.9 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a system of measuring student performance for a new set of K-12 science standards.
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Michaelyn Lux and Irina Pushel: Adventures in New Zealand!

February 5, 2014 - 8:24am
Over winter break, we went on an adventure to New Zealand! There were no hobbits involved, but it was part of MSU's Natural Science in New Zealand study abroad program,
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Recognizing outstanding contributions to education, research

February 5, 2014 - 7:59am
Ten MSU faculty members will be honored for their outstanding contributions to education and research with William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards at the annual MSU Awards Convocation Feb. 11.
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Linton shadows

February 5, 2014 - 5:24am
Snow-covered trees cast shadows onto Linton Hall during a rare moment of winter sun on Feb. 3, 2014. Photo by Lisa Mulcrone
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President Obama to sign Farm Bill at MSU on Friday

February 4, 2014 - 4:22pm
On Feb. 7, President Barack Obama will travel to Michigan State University to sign the Farm Bill.
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Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' comes to Wharton Center

February 4, 2014 - 4:14pm
Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Wharton Center as part of the MSU Federal Credit Union Broadway at Wharton Center Series.
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Department of Theatre presents 'Cyrano De Bergerac'

February 4, 2014 - 3:58pm
MSU's Department of Theatre will present "Cyrano De Bergerac," its first production in the newly renovated Fairchild Theatre.
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360.24 tells story of a single day in the lives of Spartans

February 4, 2014 - 3:40pm
At midnight Nov. 6, MSU embarked on a special video documentary that aimed to capture a day in the life of Spartans all over the world.
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