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Linton glow

MSU News - February 4, 2015 - 2:45am
The winter sun casts a dramatic glow on Linton Hall on Feb. 3, 2015, the day after a foot of snow fell on campus. Photo by G.L. Kohuth
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Studying the 'soundscapes' of religion

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 2:13pm
The Midwest is becoming more religiously diverse, and with that come new sounds that can shape communities, says an MSU researcher who will use a grant to create a digital sound map of religion in Midwestern cities.
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Three Honors College students nominated for Truman Scholarship

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 1:43pm
Three students interested in public service have been nominated by MSU for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship.
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Leah O'Connor repeats as Big Ten Women's Track Athlete of the Week

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 11:59am
For the second straight week, MSU's Leah O'Connor has been selected as the Big Ten Women's Track Athlete of the Week.
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MSU downs Michigan in OT

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 11:51am
Denzel Valentine had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and MSU held rival Michigan scoreless in overtime, outlasting the Wolverines 76-66 on Sunday.
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MSU gets USDA grant to aid Michigan's fledgling farmers

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 8:23am
MSU has long been a resource for small farms in Michigan. Thanks to a $750,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture, MSU will be able to help even more fledgling farmers get their start.
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MSU High 5: Feb. 3, 2015

MSU News - February 3, 2015 - 6:12am
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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Honoring exceptional researchers, educators and community partners

MSU News - February 2, 2015 - 10:38am
Ten MSU faculty members will be honored for their outstanding contributions to education and research with William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards at the annual MSU Awards Convocation Feb. 10.
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Veterans Resource Center welcomes new representative

MSU News - February 2, 2015 - 10:31am
Sarah Mellon recently joined MSU to serve as the veteran resource representative for the university's Veterans Resource Center, located in Room 8 of the Student Services Building.
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Classes suspended, operations modified until noon Feb. 2

MSU News - February 1, 2015 - 10:47pm
MSU is modifying operations and suspending classes until noon Feb. 2 for students at its East Lansing campus due to severe winter weather.
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Fiat voted No. 1 Super Bowl commercial by MSU faculty

MSU News - February 1, 2015 - 10:21pm
A commercial for Fiat cars in which a little blue pill energized a car earned the top grade in the MSU Department of Advertising and Public Relations' list of best commercials aired during this year's Super Bowl.
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Wake-up call

State News Top Stories - February 1, 2015 - 5:31pm

After trading leads against U-M for most of the game, the Spartans rallied in an explosive overtime with seniors and junior forward Matt Costello stepping up to seal victory. 

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Stifling overtime performance helps men's basketball defeat U-M at Breslin Center, 76-66

State News Top Stories - February 1, 2015 - 3:43pm

With snow piling on outside of the Breslin gates and a whiteout from the fans inside, MSU turned up the heat on the Wolverines in overtime, securing a crucial 76-66 victory in the process.

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Bailey Community Center to close its doors

State News Top Stories - February 1, 2015 - 2:41pm

The community staple, which offered classes and child care, is set to close its doors in September due to overwhelming maintenance costs and a large budget deficit.

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Denzel Valentine leads MSU to 29-24 halftime lead over U-M

State News Top Stories - February 1, 2015 - 1:58pm

At halftime, MSU leads Michigan, 29-24.

Michigan’s season-long battle with injuries carried over to this one, and sophomore guard Derrick Walton joined junior guard Caris Lavert with crutches and a walking boot on the bench.

U-M sophomore guard/forward Zac Irvin and MSU senior forward Branden Dawson went right after each other to open the game.

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Men's basketball prepares for rival Michigan

State News Top Stories - February 1, 2015 - 10:17am

Tom Izzo turned 60 years old on Friday, but he said the celebrations can wait. At least until Monday.

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Men's basketball handles business in New Jersey, defeats Rutgers 71-51

State News Top Stories - January 29, 2015 - 8:06pm

The men's basketball team played to their strengths on the road Thursday, and the results are evident in the final stat sheet.

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Chinese students confirm alleged assault, deny gang affiliations

State News Top Stories - January 29, 2015 - 4:48pm

The story of the assault was mainly confirmed by the witness testimonies, with a group of people coming into the karaoke club and beating the victim, Yan Li, with one striking him with a plastic water pitcher 20-50 times until it broke, causing a 4-centimeter long, 1-centimeter deep laceration behind Li's right ear.

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Staff profiles: Michael Brand

MSU News - January 29, 2015 - 2:45pm
When Michael Brand began playing trumpet, he never thought he would end up as the executive director of the Wharton Center for Performing Arts.
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Faculty conversations: James Sikarskie

MSU News - January 29, 2015 - 2:23pm
James Sikarskie has always had two passions, wildlife and MSU. Sikarskie is a zoo and wildlife veterinarian in MSU's College of Veterinary Medicine.
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