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State News Top Stories - September 10, 2014 - 8:06am

Amid national fervor over militarized weapon use by police officers, MSU and East Lansing police are sticking to their guns.

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Schulist claims NCAA and Big Ten weekly honors

MSU News - September 9, 2014 - 4:57pm
Rachele Schulist of the MSU women's cross country team has been named the USTFCCCA Women's NCAA Division I National Athlete of the Week, while also claiming Big Ten Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors.
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Thomas Hamann named James L. Dye Endowed Chair in Materials Chemistry

MSU News - September 9, 2014 - 11:23am
Associate professor Thomas Hamann was installed as the inaugural James L. Dye Chair in Materials Chemistry.
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High-stakes testing, lack of voice driving teachers out

MSU News - September 9, 2014 - 10:52am
Teachers are leaving urban school districts due to frustration with standardized testing, declining pay and benefits and lack of voice in what they teach, an MSU education researcher finds.
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Exercise before school may reduce ADHD symptoms in kids

MSU News - September 9, 2014 - 9:05am
A new study from MSU and University of Vermont researchers shows that offering daily, before-school, aerobic physical activities to younger, at-risk children could help in reducing the symptoms of ADHD in the classroom and at home.
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MSU High 5: Sept. 9, 2014

MSU News - September 9, 2014 - 7:22am
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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Go greek, go white

State News Top Stories - September 8, 2014 - 10:39pm

This weekend, the streets of East Lansing swarmed with women dressed to impress, with sore feet, as they walked to each sorority house on campus. It was a weekend of introductions, first impressions and anticipation.

Recruitment has officially begun.

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Bike-in movie night set for Sept. 13

MSU News - September 8, 2014 - 5:10pm
Bike, walk, bus, run, skateboard or even drive (if you must) to the MSU Bikes Center at Bessey Hall at 8 p.m. Sept. 13 for MSU Sustainability's first-ever Bike-In Movie Night.
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Men's golf in ninth place at Gopher Invitational

MSU News - September 8, 2014 - 1:50pm
The MSU men's golf team is tied for ninth place at the Gopher Invitational after shooting a 602 (300-302) in the first two rounds of the tournament on Sunday.
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Spartans defeat Broncos in double overtime thriller

MSU News - September 8, 2014 - 1:47pm
The MSU women's soccer team ended its non-conference campaign with a perfect 6-0-0 record after taking down Western Michigan in double overtime, 3-2, Sunday afternoon.
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Free family activities at Teddy Bear Picnic on Sept. 13

MSU News - September 8, 2014 - 12:24pm
Children of all ages are invited to the annual Teddy Bear Picnic taking place 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sept. 13 at Michigan 4H Children's Garden at MSU.
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A single evolutionary road may lead to Rome

MSU News - September 8, 2014 - 9:53am
A well-known biologist once theorized that many roads led to Rome when it comes to two distantly related organisms evolving a similar trait. A new paper, published in Nature Communications, suggests that when it comes to evolving some traits - especially simple ones - there may be a shared gene, one road, that's the source.
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State News Top Stories - September 7, 2014 - 3:35pm

By Geoff Preston




It was billed as a heavyweight title fight between two programs that would be in the conversation for the inaugural college football playoff in January.

Saturday in Eugene, one team showed they are ready for the bright lights that accompany elite programs, and one team did not.

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MSU couldn't maintain the momentum against Oregon, falling 46-27

State News Top Stories - September 6, 2014 - 10:22pm

In a “program game,” MSU (1-1 overall) dropped an important early season clash in Eugene, Ore.

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Late touchdown pass by Connor Cook gives MSU the lead at halftime, 24-18

State News Top Stories - September 6, 2014 - 8:17pm

After a late touchdown by junior quarterback Connor Cook, MSU football leads Oregon on the road, 24-18.
Junior quarterback Connor Cook finished the half by going 17-25 with 218 yards.

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Spartans fans who made the trip to Eugene, Ore. include a former wearer of the Sparty costume

State News Top Stories - September 6, 2014 - 6:05pm

Eugene, Ore. ? It’s not a short trip from East Lansing to Eugene, Ore., especially for just one weekend.

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College of Music celebrates with 'A Fairchild Fanfare'

MSU News - September 5, 2014 - 3:10pm
To mark the first full concert year of the renovated Fairchild Theatre, the MSU College of Music will be hosting "A Fairchild Fanfare."
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No. 7 Spartans ready to face No. 3 Oregon in top-10 clash

MSU News - September 5, 2014 - 10:05am
No. 7/6 MSU (1-0) takes its 11-game winning streak to No. 3/4 Oregon (1-0) on Saturday to take on the Ducks in Autzen Stadium at 6:30 p.m. EDT.
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All eyes on Oregon

State News Top Stories - September 5, 2014 - 7:52am

This is the game everyone has been circling on their calendars for months.

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Community Music School hosts open house

MSU News - September 4, 2014 - 3:45pm
MSU Community Music School invites the public to attend an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at 4930 S. Hagadorn Road in East Lansing.
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