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Rique Campa: Investing in the future

MSU News - March 26, 2014 - 12:52pm
One of the wonderful things about Michigan State is its continuous and strategic investment in the professional development of its students and staff. This quality on our university led me personally to my current position at the Graduate School, and it has shaped my work in many ways.
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$2.5 million gift to advance MSU chemical engineering

MSU News - March 26, 2014 - 12:01pm
The MSU College of Engineering will use a $2.5 million gift from Dave and Denise Lamp of Dallas to support scholarships and research in its Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science.
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Two students land Goldwater scholarships

MSU News - March 26, 2014 - 10:50am
Two MSU students pursuing STEM-related degrees have won the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. Additionally, two other MSU students received honorable mentions.
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Spartans face Virginia in Sweet 16

MSU News - March 26, 2014 - 10:38am
Making its 12th trip to the Sweet 16 in the last 17 seasons, and its sixth in the last seven years, MSU will face No. 1 seed Virginia in the regional semifinals on Friday night.
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MSU falls to UNC in NCAA second round, 62-53

MSU News - March 26, 2014 - 10:26am
Jasmine Hines led MSU with 16 points, but the Spartans fell to North Carolina 62-53 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Tuesday night.
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Spartans face North Carolina in second round of NCAA Tournament

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 5:47pm
The Spartans play host No. 4 North Carolina at 7:10 p.m. Tuesday on ESPN2
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Swimming and diving captain awarded 2014 Goldwater Scholarship

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 5:41pm
MSU swimming and diving junior David Zoltowski was named the winner of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.
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Local officials, same-sex couples protest recent court delays

State News Top Stories - March 25, 2014 - 4:40pm

For many of the same-sex couples in the area, Saturday was a day that was decades in the making.

“The courthouse was full of laughter,” Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum said.

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Don't hate bugs

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 3:56pm
As spring (finally) breaks, many humans can't wait to get outside. Some insects, on the other hand, can't wait to get inside.
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Second annual MSU Science Festival to take place April 1-6

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 3:49pm
To celebrate the many wonders of science, MSU is hosting the second annual Science Festival April 1-6. The festival's events are intended to be enjoyed by participants of all ages. They are free and open to the public.
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MSU scholars honored for education research

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 2:24pm
Two faculty members in the MSU College of Education were honored for excellence in education research by the American Educational Research Association.
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Spartan spring football primer

MSU News - March 25, 2014 - 9:57am
MSU, which won a school-record 13 games in 2013 including a 24-20 victory over No. 5 Stanford in the 2014 Rose Bowl Game, begins its eighth spring practice under head coach Mark Dantonio on March 25.
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'Trip of a lifetime'

State News Top Stories - March 25, 2014 - 1:29am

A constant, gentle movement from side to side. The sound of water crashing against the black and orange paddles.

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Conservation needs more than simply good intentions

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 4:00pm
People need more than good intentions to reduce their environmental footprint. In fact, scientists are learning that a personal footprint is hard to see.
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Baseball schedule update: Home game vs. CMU moved to April 8

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 3:43pm
The MSU-CMU baseball game originally scheduled for Wednesday has been moved to Tuesday, April 8.
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Spartans advance in tournament with 91-61 win over Hampton

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 3:35pm
Freshman Aerial Powers had 26 points and 18 rebounds, Annalise Pickrel added 21 points and fifth-seeded MSU defeated No. 12 Hampton 91-61 on Sunday to advance to the second round of the NCAA tournament.
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Fair bosses pay a price

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 10:07am
Bosses who are fair make their workers happier and their companies more productive, but in the end may be burning themselves out, finds a new study led by an MSU business scholar.
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Grad at a Glance: Cara Krieg

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 9:23am
In the animal kingdom, sometimes nice girls finish last, according to the research of Cara Krieg.
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Plugging the hole in Hawking's black hole theory

MSU News - March 24, 2014 - 9:10am
Recently physicists have been poking holes again in Stephen Hawking's black hole theory - including Hawking himself. For decades physicists across the globe have been trying to figure out the mysteries of black holes - those fascinating monstrous entities that have such intense gravitational pull that nothing - not even light - can escape from them. Now Professor Chris Adami, MSU, has jumped into the fray.
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Sweet Survival

State News Top Stories - March 23, 2014 - 7:28pm

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