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Scanning babies' fingerprints could save lives

August 19, 2014 - 11:45am
Each year 2.5 million children die because they do not receive life-saving vaccinations at the appropriate time. Anil Jain, MSU professor, is developing a fingerprint-based recognition method to track vaccination schedules for infants and toddlers, which will increase immunization coverage and save lives.
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MSU-India collaboration to create more Ph.D. chemical engineers

August 15, 2014 - 11:06am
The MSU College of Engineering and two educational partners in India will collaborate to create more Ph.D.-level chemical engineers while expanding the international research capacity at all three institutions.
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MSU meets goal to double enrollment in China

August 14, 2014 - 11:43am
In response to President Barack Obama's 100,000 Strong initiative, 94 MSU students studied in China in 2012-13, double the amount of students who studied there in 2010-11.
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Out of the Shadows

August 13, 2014 - 1:56pm
We all know that being a college student can be challenging. Students face full course loads, different styles of teaching, new people, roommates, being away from home, a new place to live, tests, papers, projects and so much more. Even the greatest college experience has challenges. What if in addition to those normal challenges, you were dealing with an abusive relationship? Or a stalker? All of a sudden, a hard test or tough professor seems like a minor inconvenience. For anyone-college student or a CEO, rich or poor, male or female, black or white-dealing with relationship violence invades every other aspect of life. Twenty years ago, administrators at MSU decided that they would do something about it. They decided that no student should ever have to drop out of school because he or she was dealing with a relationship violence issue and no one should have to face it alone.
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Individual tickets on sale to Wharton Center 2014-15 season events

August 13, 2014 - 1:49pm
Individual tickets to most of Wharton Center's 2014-15 season go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. on Aug. 18.
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Amy Bonomi: Why Does She Stay?

August 13, 2014 - 1:06pm
My research focuses on one of the most complex and hidden social pandemics of our time: gender-based violence-including physical, sexual and psychological abuse in intimate relationships.
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Michigan 4-H to host annual Evening in the Garden

August 13, 2014 - 11:07am
With summer days winding down and school right around the corner, it is more important than ever to get children excited about learning. Make the transition a little easier and a lot more fun by attending 4-H Evening in the Garden from 4 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 20.
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Spartans will meet Michigan at Soldier Field in the Hockey City Classic

August 12, 2014 - 4:31pm
The MSU hockey team will take on Michigan at Soldier Field in Chicago Feb. 7, 2015 as a part of Coyote Logistics Hockey City Classic.
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Addressing the effect of agriculture on global health

August 12, 2014 - 12:36pm
MSU has launched the first-of-its-kind center to research and address the growing global effects of agriculture on human and animal health.
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Scared of crime? Good.

August 12, 2014 - 10:18am
A new study by an MSU criminologist indicates a healthy fear of crime is a good thing, refuting years of previous research.
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Tori Franklin wins triple jump for U.S. Team at NACAC Championships

August 11, 2014 - 2:43pm
MSU track and field standout Tori Franklin delivered another terrific performance on Saturday evening at the 2014 North America Central American and Caribbean Under-23 Championships in Kamloops, British Columbia.
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Broad College names new director of The School of Hospitality Business

August 11, 2014 - 1:07pm
MSU's Eli Broad College of Business has named Michael McCall as director of The School of Hospitality Business effective Jan. 1, 2015.
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MSU Choral Union to hold auditions

August 11, 2014 - 10:25am
The MSU Choral Union will hold interviews and auditions for its fall 2014 season at 6 p.m. Sept. 3 and 10 in the Communication Arts and Sciences Building. The auditions will be held in room 161.
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MSU lands grant to boost yields of critical West-African crop

August 7, 2014 - 2:03pm
Cowpea is a critical, affordable source of protein for countless millions in Sub-Saharan Africa. Yet, pests decimate more than 50 percent of the crop annually.
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Should women 'man up' for male-dominated fields?

August 7, 2014 - 9:33am
Women applying for a job in male-dominated fields should consider playing up their masculine qualities, indicates new research by MSU scholars that's part of a series of studies on bias in the hiring process.
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