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MSU debate team finishes in top four of Harvard tournament

MSU News - October 28, 2014 - 12:24pm
The MSU debate team finished in the final four of the Harvard University tournament this week.
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Do financial experts make better investments?

MSU News - October 28, 2014 - 10:09am
Financial experts do not make higher returns on their own investments than untrained investors, according to research by an MSU business scholar.
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MSU High 5: Oct. 28, 2014

MSU News - October 28, 2014 - 7:09am
Here's today's MSU High 5 - a morning hello and the fastest way to get you up to speed with what's happening at MSU.
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Student athletes have more than just the game on their minds

State News Top Stories - October 27, 2014 - 7:31pm

For student athletes, sports are often a 40-hour a week time commitment, and athletes are still expected to be full-time students and maintain grades that match the NCAA’s standards.

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MSU to help students learn genomics and evolution

MSU News - October 27, 2014 - 10:25am
MSU education researchers are leading a $1.2 million effort funded by the National Institutes of Health to teach genetics and evolution to middle-school students.
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No. 8 Michigan State handles Michigan again, 35-11

MSU News - October 27, 2014 - 10:14am
The eighth-ranked Spartans trounced Michigan 35-11 on Saturday for their sixth victory in the past seven games against the Wolverines, but all that recent success hasn't removed the chip from Michigan State's shoulder.
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Starting salaries largely stagnant; internship scene improves

MSU News - October 27, 2014 - 9:23am
The job market for new college graduates may be heating up fast, but starting salaries will see only modest growth, an MSU economist says in a new study.
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Hitting the high notes

State News Top Stories - October 26, 2014 - 10:50pm

With seven distinct voices and one common bond, the MSU a cappella community has a long history of creating harmony.

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MSU football cruises to 35-11 victory over U-M at Spartan Stadium

State News Top Stories - October 25, 2014 - 7:23pm

No. 8 MSU football used a couple of second half scores and stifling defense to roll past Michigan, 35-11, at Spartan Stadium on Saturday. The win was MSU’s sixth in the last seven matchups against U-M, including the Spartan’s fourth straight victory at home against the maize-and-blue.

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MSU football cruises to 35-11 victory over U-M at Spartan Stadium

State News Top Stories - October 25, 2014 - 7:23pm

No. 8 MSU football used a couple of second half scores and stifling defense to roll past Michigan, 35-11, at Spartan Stadium on Saturday. The win was MSU’s sixth in the last seven matchups against U-M.

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MSU football leads U-M 14-3 at halftime

State News Top Stories - October 25, 2014 - 5:12pm

No. 8 MSU scored on its first possession of the game, but had a difficult time sustaining offensive production for the remainder of the first half.

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$25 million grant from Eli and Edythe Broad to expand MSU business college

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 3:57pm
MSU has announced a $25 million challenge grant from philanthropist and MSU alumnus Eli Broad and his wife, Edythe, to the Eli Broad College of Business, bringing the couple's total giving to MSU to nearly $100 million.
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MSU Board of Trustees Roundup

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 2:30pm
At its Oct. 24 meeting, the MSU Board of Trustees adopted a resolution setting a goal of $1.5 billion for the university's capital campaign.
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Earth Stories at MSU Museum

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 12:21pm
The exhibition at the MSU Museum, Earth Stories, includes quilts made by artists from seven countries and 11 states in the U.S. Exhibit organizer for Earth Stories, Mary Worrall, said the idea came about because the MSU Museum wanted to do a project with an organization called the Studio Art Quilt Associates.
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MSU Board approves $1.5 billion goal for capital campaign

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 11:32am
With acknowledgement of past excellence and a firm commitment to future initiatives, the MSU Board of Trustees today approved a $1.5 billion capital campaign intended to build on MSU's traditions while empowering critical initiatives for the 21st century.
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Keep your enemies close

State News Top Stories - October 23, 2014 - 8:53pm

“Beat Michigan” shirts. Smack talk on social media. U-M’s block ‘M’ spray-painted green with “S-U” scrawled next to it. A taxidermied wolverine in a maize and blue vest, hanging by a noose from the back of a van with license plate “ST8 VAN” along with a banner reading, “The only good Wolverine …” parked outside the Starbucks on Grand River Avenue. There’s no mistaking it — it’s Michigan week.

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Keep your enemies close

State News Top Stories - October 23, 2014 - 8:53pm

“Beat Michigan” shirts. Smack talk on social media. U-M’s block ‘M’ spray-painted green with “S-U” scrawled next to it. A taxidermied wolverine in a maize and blue vest, hanging by a noose from the back of a van with license plate “ST8 VAN” along with a banner reading, “The only good Wolverine …” parked outside the Starbucks on Grand River Avenue. There’s no mistaking it — it’s Michigan week.

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College of Agriculture and Natural Resources hits 40-year enrollment high

MSU News - October 23, 2014 - 11:53am
The MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources reached a 40-year enrollment high this fall, with 4,874 students in the college.
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