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MSU seventh-year head football coach Mark Dantonio has been named one of 16 semifinalists for the Maxwell Football Club Coach of the Year, the MFC National Selection Committee announced Nov. 20.
Grainy, black and white television images of a man stepping onto the surface moon come to mind. I've always thought of this as one of my first memories, but I can't really be sure. The timing of the first moonwalk makes it possible, but I'll never really know for sure. But, since it's a pretty important moment in history, I'll claim it as my first memory, rather than dribbling cereal down my chin or something.
The mind is an incredible thing with the capacity to store endless memories of our lives. I have plenty of important ones-the smell of my grandma's kitchen on Thanksgiving morning, the warm embrace of my mom, walking down the aisle on my wedding day and holding my daughter for the first time.
The mind also has a wicked sense of humor as I can remember a bunch of ridiculous things too-my locker combination from 7th grade, the exact outfit I wore when my high school hosted solo and ensemble, the smell of Body on Tap shampoo and all of the lyrics to 867-5309 Jenny.
Then there are shared memories-those moments in time where something so significant happens that almost everyone can remember exactly what they were doing.
Cindy Baswell, manager of MSU Bakers, discusses her career and what she loves most about working at the bakery.
Nov. 22, 2013 commemorates the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. It is appropriate that those of us with a personal connection to that awful day in Dallas share what we can remember.
Between the collapse of the Roman Empire and the European Renaissance is a period in history known as the Middle Ages. Spanning from the 5th to the 15th century, this period of almost a thousand years is when scientific development in Europe was rather dismal, to say the least.
Playing its third-straight home game, the No. 21/19 MSU women's basketball team host Detroit (1-3) at 7 p.m. Wednesday night.
An MSU researcher has discovered the first anatomical evidence that the brains of children with a nonverbal learning disability - long considered a "pseudo" diagnosis - may develop differently than the brains of other children.
Autumn leaves and evergreens frame the view of Hannah Administration Building. Photo by Derrick L. Turner
A steadily improving job market will greet most college graduates this year, although those with a newly minted MBA may find tough sledding, according to MSU's annual Recruiting Trends report.
MSU is ranked No. 1 in both the Associated Press Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches Poll, both of which were released Monday afternoon.
The MSU men's soccer team was selected as a No. 11 overall seed in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, as announced on Monday afternoon on NCAA.com.
Keith Appling matched a career high with 25 points to help MSU pull away to beat Portland 82-67 on Monday night in its first game as a top-ranked team in 13 seasons.
Kemel Dawkins has been recommended to serve as MSU's vice president for strategic infrastructure planning and facilities.
For years, policymakers have tried to create communities where diverse residents not only live close to one other but also interact freely - in other words, neighborhoods that are integrated and socially cohesive. But that might be a lost cause, an MSU sociologist argues.
The MSU men's soccer team fought a hard battle in the Big Ten Championship game on Sunday morning in Columbus, Ohio, but fell to Indiana 1-0.
Tori Jankoska and Aerial Powers each scored 24 points as No. 19 Michigan State outlasted No. 21 Dayton in overtime 96-89 on Sunday.
MSU all but locked up a spot in the Big Ten championship game, and the 14th-ranked Spartans didn't even need their nation-leading defense at its best to do it.