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Softball welcomes first home games of 2017 season

March 29, 2017 - 10:56am
After 26 games on the road, the Spartans open their home season at Secchia Stadium. Michigan State welcomes in-state rival Western Michigan on Wednesday, then entertains Maryland in a three-game Big Ten series over the weekend.
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Tori Jankoska selected to 2017 State Farm women's college 3-point contest

March 29, 2017 - 10:53am
Senior Tori Jankoska will represent the MSU women's basketball program at the 2017 State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships, held Thursday, March 30 at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona. The 29th annual event will air at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN.
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Mari Isa: Good bones

March 29, 2017 - 10:46am
I started at MSU as an undergraduate. That fall, I took my first anthropology class, Biocultural Evolution, and began working in the Nubian Bioarchaeology Laboratory under the guidance of Dr. Todd Fenton. Needless to say, I was hooked.
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MSU College of Music presents Latin IS America

March 28, 2017 - 4:11pm
The MSU College of Music presents the fifth annual Latin IS America series March 25 - April 17.
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College of Music hosts Cello Plus Chamber Music Festival

March 28, 2017 - 3:44pm
The MSU College of Music presents the 17th annual Cello Plus Chamber Music Festival April 5-9 in MSU Auditorium's Fairchild Theatre.
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Medical students receive scholarships to help underserved patients

March 28, 2017 - 12:44pm
MSU College of Human Medicine students Sarah Robbins and Rohit Abraham share a passion for helping underserved patients and both recently learned they will receive awards to help them realize that goal.
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Stars to shine at MSU's Abrams Planetarium

March 28, 2017 - 12:22pm
April will be a busy month at MSU's Abrams Planetarium. In addition to the debuts of two new shows, the planetarium also will be an active participant in the April 7 Statewide Astronomy Night, which is part of the MSU Science Festival.
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MSU Debate finishes in top 16 at National Debate Tournament

March 28, 2017 - 11:33am
The MSU debate team finished in the top 16 out of 78 teams competing at the National Debate Tournament held at the University of Kansas over the weekend.
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Scientist pioneers technology new to MSU, maps giant virus

March 28, 2017 - 9:38am
In a laboratory at Michigan State University, scientists took a DIY approach to build a retrofitted cryo-electron microscope that allowed them to map a giant Samba virus - one of the world's largest viruses.
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MSU, Shedd Aquarium partnering to create healthier aquatic homes

March 28, 2017 - 7:14am
Viruses are the most abundant living organisms on the planet, yet we know very little about them, especially in aquatic environments. Michigan State University's Joan Rose is partnering with Shedd Aquarium in Chicago to better understand how viruses affect plants, fish and aquatic mammals in human-built and controlled aquariums.
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Philanthropy honors

March 27, 2017 - 4:59pm
Robert and Georgia Burgess are both graduates of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bob earned his Bachelor of Science in 1966 majoring in packaging, and his wife, Georgia graduated in 1967 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in interior design. They have found significant success in their respective fields and continue to give back to MSU.
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Tori Jankoska named Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American

March 27, 2017 - 4:17pm
MSU women's basketball senior guard Tori Jankoska was named to the Associated Press honorable mention All-America team, as announced by the AP March 27.
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WKAR partners with local credit union and the Greater Lansing Food Bank to provide meals

March 24, 2017 - 3:24pm
As part of the WKAR Radio Spring Fundraiser, which kicked off today, donations made to WKAR Radio will help feed those in need the community.
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Doctoral student receives fellowship to further understanding of African Diaspora

March 24, 2017 - 3:09pm
Tara Mock, a doctoral candidate in African and African American Studies, was recently awarded the 2017 TIAA Ruth Simms Hamilton Graduate Merit Fellowship at MSU.
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Honors College senior named Hertz Fellow

March 23, 2017 - 2:51pm
MSU senior Rebecca Carlson is one of 12 students nationwide to be named a Hertz Fellow.
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MSU lands NIH grant to study connection between fish genes and human medicine

March 23, 2017 - 9:26am
MSU has landed a $727,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve the use of fish as disease models for human medicine.
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Bridges named to NABC All-District First Team

March 22, 2017 - 4:12pm
MSU guard/forward Miles Bridges has been selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District Seven First Team, as announced by the NABC March 22.
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A Spartan reality

March 22, 2017 - 1:57pm
Holy wow I am tired! I'm not sure whether to blame it on the recent time change, the incredibly busy week I had at the South by Southwest conference or some combination of both. All I know is I'm wandering through the days in a stupor and having bizarre dreams at night. While I feel a bit like the walking dead, I actually dreamed that Rick Grimes (a character on the show "Walking Dead") told me I knew how to put together an outfit and patted my back before we jumped on a Ferris wheel to shoot zombies. At least my fashion choices are on point in my subconscious. I'm not the only one chasing Mr. Sandman. One of my coworkers said she has a new definition of tired - SXSW tired. Another said when she arrived home, she inexplicably woke up in her bed four hours later with a box of Cheez-Its. We went non-stop at the conference, learning as much as we could, getting inspired and planning how to use what knowledge we gained. Like all tough Spartans, we preserved through our exhaustion and faced that next day ready to get down to work. The conference was pretty amazing. Imagine thousands of innovators, creators, writers, photographers, designers, developers and more converging on one city to attend sessions to learn from leaders in their fields. It's like the entire city of Austin, Texas was overflowing with possibility and extraordinary vision.
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Sean Couch: Star guts

March 22, 2017 - 1:25pm
Sean Couch is an assistant professor of physics and astronomy and computational mathematics, science and engineering. His research field is focusing on 3D Turbulence in Stellar Explosions and 3D Massive Stellar Evolution. Couch's group at MSU is raising the bar in the study of the supernova mechanism with cutting-edge computational science.
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Jadel Hughes Davis: Finding out the whys

March 22, 2017 - 12:01pm
Jadel Hughes Davis is an Honors College student majoring in chemical engineering. Her love for biology and fashion has her eyeing a career in the personal care industry, perhaps creating new lotions or perfumes. As a female and student of color working in a STEM field, Jadel Hughes Davis also created a website for people to share their experiences and connect with resources.
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