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Mid-Michigan prepares for Severe Weather Awareness Week

MSU News - April 1, 2014 - 11:53am
The MSU Police Department Emergency Management, in cooperation with Lansing's Office of Emergency Management, Ingham County Emergency Management, Ingham 911 and Michigan State Police, is helping residents prepare for dangerous weather as part of Michigan Severe Weather Awareness Week from April 6 to 12.
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Vieaux named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

MSU News - April 1, 2014 - 9:04am
MSU redshirt freshman pitcher Cam Vieaux was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week, it was announced by the conference on Monday, March 31.
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Put to the test

State News Top Stories - March 31, 2014 - 6:06pm

Crisp snow crunched beneath the boots of the squad of cadets as they trekked through the otherwise-silent forest of Fort Custer Training Center in Battle Creek, Mich. 

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Spartans split doubleheader at Purdue

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 1:53pm
MSU split a doubleheader with Purdue (6-3, 1-10) on Sunday afternoon in West Lafayette, earning its first win this season in Big Ten play but dropping the season series to the Boilermakers, 2-1.
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Baseball blanks Minnesota twice on Sunday

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 1:39pm
The MSU baseball team shut out Minnesota twice on Sunday, taking both games of a doubleheader, 15-0 and 5-0, at Siebert Field in Minneapolis, Minn.
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Spartans run out of gas In NCAA East Regional final

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 1:28pm
The 60-54 loss to UConn ended Spartan dreams of a seventh trip to the Final Four under coach Tom Izzo and MSU's third National Championship to go with those earned in 1979 and 2000.
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Ph.D. student receives TIAA-CREF fellowship

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 11:43am
Thanks to a gift from financial services organization TIAA-CREF, MSU doctoral candidate Ronald Jackson II will study entertainers' response to apartheid in South Africa.
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'Ivory tower' bucking social media

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 9:55am
University scholars are largely resisting the use of social media to circulate their scientific findings and engage their tech-savvy students, an MSU researcher argues in a new paper.
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2014 One Book, One Community program offers literary, cinematic selections

MSU News - March 31, 2014 - 9:43am
The city of East Lansing and MSU announce the 2014 One Book, One Community program, featuring three voices on the continuing struggle for racial equality.
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State News Top Stories - March 30, 2014 - 6:06pm

NEW YORK — It’s been said over and over again – this MSU team has never been to a Final Four.

They were 40 minutes away from one on Sunday in “the city that never sleeps,” but MSU said goodnight to their season as they fell 60-54 at the hands of UConn.

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MSU athletics recognizes donors in second annual Thank-a-Thon

MSU News - March 30, 2014 - 5:39pm
The MSU Athletics Department, with the volunteer efforts of more than 225 student-athletes, held the second annual Student-Athlete Thank-a-Thon from March 25-27 at Spartan Stadium.
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UConn knocks off MSU in Elite Eight

State News Top Stories - March 30, 2014 - 4:37pm

NEW YORK — It’s been said millions of times – this MSU team has never been to a Final Four.

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Hot shooting gives Spartans halftime lead

State News Top Stories - March 30, 2014 - 3:14pm

NEW YORK — MSU is one step away from a trip to the Final Four, but they came out flatter than a four-day old soda. However, the Spartans dug their heels in late in the half to snatch the lead from UConn and head into the locker room with a 25-21 lead.

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For Izzo and MSU, Elite Eight showdown with UConn awaits

State News Top Stories - March 29, 2014 - 2:46pm

NEW YORK — Gary Harris doesn’t remember much from his first college game.

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MSU upsets Virginia, advances to Elite Eight

MSU News - March 29, 2014 - 2:11am
Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds and MSU beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 on Friday night to advance to East Regional final.
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Spartans survive Virginia, advance to Elite Eight

State News Top Stories - March 29, 2014 - 12:42am

NEW YORK — It doesn’t get much better than this.

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Men's basketball leading Virginia at half

State News Top Stories - March 28, 2014 - 11:11pm

NEW YORK — A close game is what fans were expecting, and that’s just what the fans have gotten, as the No. 4 seed MSU men’s basketball team leads No. 1 seed Virginia 31-27 at the half.

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Improving athletic movement for the child athlete

MSU News - March 28, 2014 - 6:00pm
The Spartan Nutrition and Performance Program, also known as SNAPP, is expanding its Speed & Athletic Enhancement camps to serve the even younger athlete.
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Latin IS America Festival brings culturally blended lineup to MSU, Lansing community

MSU News - March 28, 2014 - 4:37pm
Musical premieres, a Latin soul string quartet, percussive and choral ensembles, a children's ballet troupe dancing to the works of Mexican composers, a Cuban musicologist and a Tejano panel discussion and dance party are among the cutting edge lineup for the second annual Latin IS America festival at MSU.
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2013-14 winter Academic All-Big Ten selections announced

MSU News - March 28, 2014 - 4:22pm
The Big Ten Conference announced the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2013-14 winter sports March 26.
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