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Prabu David: The gift of listening

MSU News - January 18, 2017 - 12:32pm
When the ComArtSci communications team informed me that the theme of this year's holiday greeting was Joy to the World, I gave it an enthusiastic thumbs-up. Then when they asked me to explain how I had brought joy to the world, I had to scratch my head. I said I would get back to them.
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Kaylah Jetton: From local to global

MSU News - January 18, 2017 - 12:01pm
Kaylah Jetton has been focused on going global since kindergarten and has no plans of stopping. From attending a language intensive grade school to majoring in global studies and studying abroad in Japan, the MSU senior has found her passion in helping others at home in Detroit and around the world.
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Protein involved in blood clotting stimulates liver repair

MSU News - January 18, 2017 - 8:35am
A team of MSU researchers, led by James Luyendyk in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has uncovered a new pathway in the body that stimulates liver repair.
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New MSU research addresses gap between research and practice in sustainable agriculture

MSU News - January 18, 2017 - 8:22am
MSU-led research has found a big difference in the yields produced by alternative agricultural practices in commercial fields compared with the same practices in the small experimental plots ordinarily used to test them.
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Limitless possibilities

MSU News - January 17, 2017 - 3:07pm
Laken Harper is studying to be a veterinary technician at Michigan State - something she's dreamed of her whole life - and a scholarship is allowing her to pursue a career that will ultimately improve animal and human health.
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MSU women's basketball head coach Suzy Merchant to take a medical leave of absence

MSU News - January 17, 2017 - 2:59pm
MSU women's basketball head coach Suzy Merchant has taken a medical leave of absence from the Spartan women's basketball program.
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Bridges named Co-Freshman of the Week

MSU News - January 17, 2017 - 9:36am
MSU guard/forward Miles Bridges has been selected as the Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week, as announced by the conference office Jan. 16.
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Wheat virus crosses over, harms native grasses

MSU News - January 17, 2017 - 8:35am
Once upon a time, it was thought that crop diseases affected only crops. New research shows, however, that a common wheat virus can spread and harm perennial native grasses.
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$1 million gift creates professorship in honor of former physicist

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 12:59pm
MSU has announced a $1 million gift to the Department of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Natural Science from the family of former MSU professor Wu-Ki Tung.
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MSU opens up the season 2-0

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 11:38am
The MSU men's tennis team opened the spring season with two home dual matches on Jan. 14.
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College of Music upcoming events

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 11:34am
The College of Music has a variety of upcoming events.
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Spartans top Terrapins for first B1G win of season

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 11:26am
MSU wrestling got a pin from Javier Gasca and a major decision from Logan Griffin to boost the Spartans to a thrilling 19-17 victory for MSU over Maryland Sunday afternoon at Jenison Field House for the Spartans' first Big Ten victory this season.
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Students earn research awards

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 10:42am
Three MSU students have earned the Martin Luther King Jr. Advancing Inclusion through Research Award for their research projects.
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MSU researchers make new discoveries in the underwater world of 'Lost City'

MSU News - January 16, 2017 - 10:40am
Matt Schrenk, MSU assistant professor of geomicrobiology, and Katrina Twing, former graduate research assistant, were among nine scientists selected to board the RRS James Cook last fall on Expedition 357 to Lost City - a field of alkaline hydrothermal vents in the mid-Atlantic Ocean.
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MDHHS awards $500,000 to MSU for Flint registry planning

MSU News - January 13, 2017 - 2:42pm
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a one-year grant of $500,000 to the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine for the planning of a registry for Flint residents.
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Broad College of Business professors named Fulbright Scholars

MSU News - January 13, 2017 - 11:50am
Two MSU professors from the Department of Supply Chain Management in the Eli Broad College of Business have received awards from the Fulbright Program, which provides American scholars with the opportunity to lecture and conduct research internationally.
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MSU launches social justice reading group for kids

MSU News - January 13, 2017 - 10:21am
Michigan State University faculty members hope to inspire kids to take action against injustice in their community through a new program at East Lansing Public Library.
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MSU wrestles at Northwestern Friday before hosting Maryland Sunday

MSU News - January 13, 2017 - 9:50am
MSU wrestling kicks off the first of three-straight weekends with duals on Friday and Sunday by wrestling at Northwestern (5-3, 0-2 B1G) on Jan. 13 before a quick turnaround and return home to host Maryland (2-7, 0-2 B1G) on Jan. 15.
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MSU cruises to 65-47 win over No. 24 Minnesota

MSU News - January 12, 2017 - 2:54pm
Miles Bridges did not play the last time MSU rallied to beat Minnesota. With the freshman standout back in the lineup, the Spartans simply dominated the 24th-ranked Golden Gophers.
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Jamison named interim co-director for Center for Gender in Global Context

MSU News - January 12, 2017 - 10:18am
Amy Jamison has been named interim co-director for international research and engagement for the Center for Gender in Global Context effective Jan. 1.
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