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Era of discovery begins with groundbreaking of new MSU research center

June 17, 2015 - 2:07pm
A new era of medical discovery began this morning, as ground was broken for the MSU Grand Rapids Research Center.
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Kateri Salk: Little Fish Girl Grown Up

June 17, 2015 - 1:41pm
Growing up, my parents called me a fish. Given the choice, I would have spent more of my Minnesota summers in the water than out of it. The lakes I experienced as a child held so much wonder: the cool feel against my skin, the creatures that called that water home, and a distinct impression that these systems held secret meaning about the wider world.
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MSU golf center to be named in honor of Lasch family

June 17, 2015 - 1:35pm
Helping to ensure the future success of the MSU golf program, Richard W. "Rick" and Suzanne Lasch of East Lansing have made a $2 million gift that will be used for the construction of a new men's and women's golf center.
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MSU board adopts budget guidelines, sets tuition

June 17, 2015 - 1:14pm
MSU's Board of Trustees today adopted budget guidelines for the 2015-16 academic year that call for a tuition increase of 2.7 percent for in-state undergraduate students.
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MSU osteopathic med student first to be selected for NIH scholar program

June 17, 2015 - 10:22am
College of Osteopathic Medicine student Matthew Watson was selected to be a member of the National Institutes of Health Medical Research Scholars Program.
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MSU faculty earn distinguished professor title

June 17, 2015 - 9:17am
Ten MSU professors have been named University Distinguished Professors in recognition of their achievements in the classroom, laboratory and community.
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Trustees approve tobacco-free ordinance for all campus property

June 17, 2015 - 9:14am
MSU's Board of Trustees has approved a tobacco-free ordinance, a move that will go into effect Aug. 15, 2016.
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Microbes could be key for better yields, stronger plants

June 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
Michigan State University researcher James Kremer and his colleagues in the labs of University Distinguished Professors Sheng Yang He and James Tiedje are working to understand how plant microbes - the millions of microorganisms that reside in soil and plants just as they do in the human gut - could be the key to reliable, high-yielding agriculture.
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MSU football season tickets now on sale

June 16, 2015 - 2:31pm
MSU football season tickets for 2015 are now on sale through the Spartan Ticket Office (priced at $308 for the general public and $210 for recent graduates).
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Grand prize winners selected for University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

June 16, 2015 - 1:33pm
A student engaged in biosensors research and a student studying how science courses are taught have been named grand prize winners of MSU's University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum.
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Tracking viral parasites that cruise our waterways

June 16, 2015 - 10:17am
Humans aren't the only ones who like to cruise along the waterways, so do viruses. For the first time, a map of fecal viruses traveling our global waterways has been created using modeling methods to aid in assessing water quality worldwide.
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Mary and Craig Rosenberg: Supporting 'an inspirational place'

June 15, 2015 - 6:01pm
Alumni Mary and Craig Rosenberg consider MSU an inspirational place. They hope their donations support opportunities for students like they enjoyed during their time on campus.
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Environmental activism works, study shows

June 15, 2015 - 5:01pm
The environmental movement is making a difference - nudging greenhouse gas emissions down in states with strong green voices, according to a Michigan State University study.
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Polar bears aren't the only victims of climate change

June 15, 2015 - 12:04pm
From heat waves to damaged crops to asthma in children, climate change is a major public health concern, argues an MSU researcher in a new study.
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MSU Board of Trustees to meet Wednesday

June 15, 2015 - 11:03am
The MSU Board of Trustees will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Board Room of the Hannah Administration Building. Please note the time and day change.
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MSU alum and former faculty member has found success in family business

June 15, 2015 - 10:22am
Pat LeBlanc has always followed his passion, which led him to become an MSU student, a Spartan cheerleader, a tenured MSU professor in the College of Veterinary Medicine and finally the Veterinary Teaching Hospital director.
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MSU head coaches get 'coached' in medicine

June 12, 2015 - 3:37pm
Earlier this week, MSU head coaches gathered around a patient - a computerized manikin that breathes, has a pulse, reacts to treatment and, in some cases, dies - to learn what it means to be members of a different kind of team - one that comes together on a moment's notice to work efficiently on a critical, often life-saving task.
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Ehrhardt finishes fifth in decathlon; O'Connor advances to steeplechase finals on day two of NCAA Championships

June 12, 2015 - 11:22am
Sophomore Tim Ehrhardt scored the first points for the Michigan State track & field team in the NCAA Championship by finishing fifth in the decathlon with a career-best 7,677 points.
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Land Policy Institute helps lead urban development study

June 11, 2015 - 9:46pm
MSU's Land Policy Institute is helping conduct the Michigan Walkable Urban Places study to assist in planning future development blueprints for the state of Michigan.
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Daina Briedis named fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education

June 11, 2015 - 12:25pm
Daina Briedis, associate professor of chemical engineering and materials science and assistant dean of student advancement and program assessment in the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has been named a fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).
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