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Spartans honored at State Capitol

March 21, 2014 - 9:34am
The entire MSU coaching staff and select members of the 2014 Rose Bowl Champion Spartan football team were honored Thursday at the State Capitol.
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Spartans power past Delaware behind Payne's record-setting performance

March 21, 2014 - 9:18am
Adreian Payne played the game of his life Thursday, scoring a career-high 41 points to help fourth-seeded Michigan State look every bit like a March Madness favorite in a 93-78 victory over Delaware.
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Spartans face Ohio State in Big Ten Tournament

March 20, 2014 - 5:43pm
The MSU hockey team will take on Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the inaugural Big Ten Tournament on Thursday at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.
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Men's basketball opens NCAA tournament against Delaware

March 20, 2014 - 5:39pm
MSU enters the 2014 NCAA Tournament as the No. 4 seed in the East Region.
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Staff profiles: Bob Hoffman

March 20, 2014 - 5:08pm
Bob Hoffman, public relations manager at Wharton Center, talks about what he enjoys most about his job.
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Genes play key role in parenting

March 20, 2014 - 9:44am
MSU scientists have presented the most conclusive evidence yet that genes play a significant role in parenting.
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Reality

March 19, 2014 - 12:32pm
Confession. I am a bit of reality television junkie. I know they're not especially academic nor do they present people in the best light, but I often can't tear myself away. There's just something about watching regular people interacting in different situations. Whether it's everyday life, living on an island with strangers, competing in a singing competition, buying a wedding dress, running around the world or facing a problem, I find human interaction fascinating. Bring on "Survivor," "Amazing Race," "Project Runway," "The Real World," "Top Chef," "American Idol," "Hoarders," "Obsession," "My 600 lb. Life" and more. A few, I haven't missed an episode of. Others, I've watched occasionally. I'm not especially proud of the fact that I've watched people lower themselves to compete for a bachelor, yet, there it is. The first step is admitting it, right? (I learned that on "Intervention"). I do have some boundaries. I don't watch reality shows about celebrities. I can't relate to any them, nor do I want to. I can't get into watching people who often are famous only because they're rich. Give me a poor waitress who sings herself into stardom over bickering kids with silver spoons any day.
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MSU Academy for Global Engagement names first nine fellows

March 19, 2014 - 12:14pm
The newly created MSU Academy for Global Engagement has named its first nine fellows.
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Jim Peck: Deadlines

March 19, 2014 - 11:33am
"Well, I could have a list of stories you're going to do each week from now until the end of the semester," I heard myself saying. "And then every class could use the same list of stories. It would be totally predictable."
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Global attack needed to catch credit thieves

March 19, 2014 - 10:09am
Stopping massive data breaches like the one that hit Target will require a more sophisticated, collaborative approach by law enforcement agencies around the world, an MSU cyber security expert argues.
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Cartwright earns First-Team All-Big Ten honors

March 19, 2014 - 9:08am
Michigan State junior Alina Cartwright was voted to the All-Big Ten First-Team, as announced by the conference office March 18.
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Follow along with Spartan basketball in NCAA tournament play

March 18, 2014 - 4:16pm
The MSU men's and women's basketball teams are playing in their respective NCAA tournaments this March. The men's basketball team earned a No. 4 seed in the East Region and the women's basketball team received a No. 5 seed in the Stanford Region.
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Undergraduate research takes spotlight at annual forum

March 18, 2014 - 3:49pm
More than 600 MSU undergraduate students will showcase their work at the 2014 Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 4 at the MSU Union.
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Youatt recommended as new MSU provost

March 18, 2014 - 2:52pm
June Pierce Youatt, a distinguished scholar and teacher with an impressive record of service to higher education, is set to become MSU's next provost and executive vice president for academic affairs.
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MSU Opera Theatre presents Puccini's 'La Boheme' April 4-6

March 18, 2014 - 2:18pm
MSU's College of Music is bringing Giacomo Puccini's "La Boh`eme" to East Lansing next month.
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Women's basketball receives No. 5 seed in NCAA tournament

March 18, 2014 - 9:01am
The MSU women's basketball team received a bid to the NCAA Tournament for the 14th time in program history, receiving a No. 5 seed in the Stanford Region.
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Spartans earn No. 4 seed in East Region

March 17, 2014 - 2:50pm
MSU has earned an NCAA bid for the 17th straight year and was named a No. 4 seed in the East Region.
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Fate of the Earth symposium to take place April 3

March 17, 2014 - 2:38pm
The MSU Environmental Science and Policy Program will hold the Fate of the Earth Inaugural Symposium from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. April 3 at the Kellogg Center.
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Early deficit too much to overcome

March 17, 2014 - 9:30am
MSU has had a few bad first periods this season, but none as horrible as its opening 20 minutes against Wisconsin on Saturday night at Munn Arena.
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No. 22 MSU takes down No. 8 Michigan, 69-55

March 17, 2014 - 9:19am
Adreian Payne scored 18 points and Gary Harris and Branden Dawson added 15 each to lead No. 22 MSU to its second Big Ten tournament title in three years with a 69-55 defeat of No. 8 Michigan on Sunday.
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