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Rare human disease found in dogs

May 12, 2016 - 3:15pm
A rare, severe form of pulmonary hypertension, which up until now, has only been classified as a human lung disease, has also been discovered in dogs according to a Michigan State University study.
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MSU Dean's list and graduate list for 2016 spring semester available online

May 12, 2016 - 1:36pm
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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Spartans top EMU at Comerica Park, 3-2

May 12, 2016 - 11:38am
Kory Young goes 3-for-3 in the win.
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Jiaguo Qi appointed director of Office of China Programs

May 12, 2016 - 10:35am
International Studies and Programs at MSU has named Jiaguo Qi director of the Office of China Programs. In this role, Qi will provide leadership on MSU's international programs and engagement with institutions in and related to China.
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Stop and smell the flowers

May 11, 2016 - 3:23pm
Most of the students are gone, the caps and gowns put away, the classrooms locked up and the residence halls are empty. Except for some summer courses, the academic year is over. My walk to my office is quiet and empty. After all the hectic activity of the school year, everything has slowed down. Everything, that is, except me. I found myself hurrying toward my building from the parking ramp thinking of all the things I had to do and then, WHAM - the most heavenly scent stopped me. A tree in full bloom wove its scent around me, whispering for me to stop and smell the flowers. So even though I was running late (again), I did. I stopped and breathed in deeply, forcing my mind to stop racing and live in the moment. I pulled a flower closer to my face to take in more of the intoxicating scent. I thought about how fleeting the seasons can be if we don't occasionally stop to truly enjoy them. Life doesn't stop for you, so you have to stop for it. And wow - does this campus have reasons to stop and smell the flowers. It's like some crazy color explosion hit just about everywhere you look. But you have to look. You have to slow down and look before it passes you by. If you're on campus, get out and take a walk. If you haven't been here lately, come back. This beautiful place is like a huge park with gardens everywhere you look. Wander through Horticulture Gardens, one of the most beautiful "laboratories" you'll ever visit. Stroll around the W. J. Beal Botanical Garden, the oldest continuously operated university garden of its kind in the United States.
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Zachary Huang: Bee the Best

May 11, 2016 - 1:18pm
Many people ask why I constantly take photographs of honeybees on flowers. Don't they all look the same after awhile? Why bother to take photographs when Google can find you so many on the same flowers? This is not an easy question to answer.
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College of Arts and Letters: Creating a legacy

May 11, 2016 - 12:40pm
The College of Arts and Letters Alumni Board of Directors has created an endowment that will leave a sustainable legacy of empowering the students, faculty and alumni of the college.
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Mark Dantonio receives Gene Stallings Award

May 11, 2016 - 11:46am
Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio received the 2016 Gene Stallings Award at a banquet Monday night in Dallas, Texas.
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Spartans host Wildcats for Homecoming game

May 11, 2016 - 11:43am
Spartans play host to Wildcats in 101st Homecoming game at MSU.
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MSU joins global food security initiative

May 11, 2016 - 10:50am
Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon will help lead a national higher education initiative to prepare to feed a hungrier planet.
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Culinary Cup and Bake Off to serve up innovation and sweetness at MSU

May 11, 2016 - 10:36am
Michigan State University Culinary Services will host the Culinary Cup and Bake Off beginning at 8 a.m. May 12 at The Vista at Shaw Hall.
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Liz Brajevich: Outstanding student leader

May 11, 2016 - 10:30am
As an environmental economics and policy major, Liz has a passion for the environment. This is evident in the major she chose and her involvement with the Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment. She has presented at the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum and at a Greening the Supply Chain Conference.
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FUNdamentals of Athletic Movement for the child athlete

May 10, 2016 - 11:45am
The Spartan Nutrition and Performance Program is offering its speed and athletic enhancement camp, FUNdamentals of Athletic Movement, again this spring to serve the even younger athlete.
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BTN announces primetime football selections

May 10, 2016 - 10:03am
Michigan State football will have three games in primetime on Big Ten Network in 2016.
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How U.S. police departments can clear more homicides

May 10, 2016 - 9:40am
Only about 65 percent of homicides in the United States are solved - down 15 percent from the mid-1970s - but a new study led by an MSU criminologist examines how some police departments are getting it right.
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No. 24 Spartans, Mockbee push past Nebraska, 4-2

May 9, 2016 - 12:38pm
Marty Bechina goes 4-for-4 in the win to even the weekend series.
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Sarah Burnham qualifies for NCAA Women's Golf Championships

May 9, 2016 - 12:32pm
Spartans place 11th as a team.
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Spartan rally scores series win over Buckeyes

May 9, 2016 - 12:29pm
MSU scores five in the seventh for 9-7 victory.
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Sexy ideas won't slow climate change if people don't buy in and buy them

May 9, 2016 - 12:00pm
As governments and researchers race to develop policies and technologies to make energy production more sustainable and mitigate climate change, they need to remember that the most-sophisticated endeavors won't work if they're not adopted.
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Do genes express themselves through poetry?

May 9, 2016 - 10:40am
A new study from Michigan State University makes inroads in learning to "read" the genome, a key goal of modern biology.
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