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Spartans rebound with 6-5 win at Indiana

MSU News - May 8, 2017 - 2:21pm
MSU held off a furious late-game rally by Indiana to hold on for a 6-5 win in the middle game of the three-game series May 7.
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MSU celebrates 60 years of career services

MSU News - May 8, 2017 - 11:35am
For more than a half century, MSU has offered placement and networking services to its community.
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MSU celebrates 60 years of career service

MSU News - May 8, 2017 - 11:35am
For more than a half century, MSU has offered placement and networking services to its community.
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Public skeptical of research if tied to a company

MSU News - May 8, 2017 - 7:41am
When it comes to research warning us about the latest health risks or touting the latest cure, a new MSU study indicates that many people won't trust the findings when an industry partner, even with a good reputation, is involved.
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Douglas Schemske elected to National Academy of Sciences

MSU News - May 5, 2017 - 5:08pm
Douglas Schemske, a John Hannah Distinguished Professor emeritus of plant biology at Michigan State University, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, or NAS.
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Myasthenia Gravis Foundation to host free educational program for patients

MSU News - May 5, 2017 - 5:07pm
A social and educational event for patients with myasthenia gravis, a rare autoimmune neuromuscular disease, and their families, will be held at MSU during the 41st annual meeting of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of Michigan.
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MSU men's golf advances to NCAA Regionals

MSU News - May 4, 2017 - 5:05pm
MSU men's golf has earned a berth in the NCAA Regionals, heading to Sammamish, Washington, hosted by the University of Washington, May 15-17.
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Climate change, tornadoes and mobile homes: A dangerous mix

MSU News - May 4, 2017 - 6:44am
Tornadoes and mobile homes don't mix to begin with, but throw in the volatility of climate change and the potential for massive property damage and deaths is even higher in coming decades, indicates a new study by MSU researchers.
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Fake news and filters aren't fooling internet users

MSU News - May 3, 2017 - 11:32am
Despite what some politicians argue, fake news and biased search algorithms aren't swaying public opinion, finds a Michigan State University researcher.
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More than 7,900 Spartans graduate this weekend

MSU News - May 3, 2017 - 11:31am
MSU will host commencement ceremonies this weekend at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center on the corner of Harrison Road and Kalamazoo Street.
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MSU receives $1M grant to build work-related skills for youth with autism

MSU News - May 3, 2017 - 9:06am
MSU will use a $1.4 million federal grant to expand a work-related social skills training program for youth and young adults with autism spectrum disorder.
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The future's so bright...

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 10:47pm
Yep. I gotta wear shades. It's the week of graduation here on campus and while we've had our fair share of cloudy weather, our tomorrows are absolutely brilliant with possibilities. It's time to turn loose another group of Spartan graduates to make their marks and change the world. I'm telling you, you should feel pretty confident about their abilities. These Spartans, like all Spartans, are ready to make a difference. They're smart, determined, resourceful, compassionate and prepared to get to work solving whatever challenges they meet. In all honesty, they make me feel a bit inadequate. They've already had tons of successes before they're old enough to rent a car. Last Friday, I was at a reception for four graduates from the Social Science Scholars program. I'm a mentor in the program to a terrific young woman who isn't finished with her studies yet, but we were all invited to join the celebration. These four students are graduating in just three years of college - while completing internships, working, studying abroad, volunteering, running clubs and doing scientific research. On top of all that, they're just really cool, nice people. The same thing goes for the student interns I've worked with in our office this year. They're pretty incredible and have done terrific work for us. One of them has never missed or been late to a class his entire career at MSU. Add on a double major, Honors College, multiple internships, jobs, a standup career and writing, producing and starring in an award-winning documentary and well, I'm feeling a little lame right now. Some days I'm just lucky to make it through unscathed.
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Marcos Dantus: Laser focus

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 10:32pm
Marcos Dantus says his research is often motivated by solving practical applications, especially if there's an opportunity to save lives.
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Amir Butler: Pursuing her dreams

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 9:49pm
MSU media and information sophomore Amir Butler started her first business, Soreem, when she was a freshman and has continued to grow her clothing brand with the help of resources at Michigan State University.
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Earthy frame

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 8:50pm
A tree trunk frames a beautiful sunset scene at the MSU Farms on Earth Day. Photo by Kurt Stepntiz
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Giving back to family

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 6:01pm
When it came to making an estate plan, longtime MSU Libraries employee Sue Levy made sure she always would give back to the people of MSU. Through a charitable bequest she will provide funds to establish five future endowments in areas that mean the most to her.
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On-the-job deaths...by the numbers

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 4:44pm
According to an annual Michigan State University report, while the number of on-the-job deaths has remained relatively consistent over the past five years, preliminary numbers for 2016 indicate that the number is increasing. An estimated 147 Michigan workers died in the workplace last year up from 136 confirmed deaths in 2015.
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New MSU Tower Guard hosts induction

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 2:41pm
While those familiar with MSU's campus know where Beaumont Tower is located, most are likely unaware that the second floor of Beaumont Tower is home to the oldest active, student organization on campus - Tower Guard - founded in 1934 by the wife of former MSU President Robert Shaw.
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Karen Sadler, Mark Dantonio present inaugural Mike Sadler Competitive Edge Award

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 1:53pm
Karen Sadler and MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio presented the inaugural Mike Sadler Competitive Edge Award to eight MSU applied engineering science seniors at a College of Engineering awards ceremony held at Anthony Hall.
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Spartans awarded Gilman International Scholarship

MSU News - May 2, 2017 - 11:15am
Eleven Spartans are among approximately 1,200 American undergraduate students from more than 350 colleges and universities across the United States selected to receive the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.
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