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Earth Stories at MSU Museum

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 12:21pm
The exhibition at the MSU Museum, Earth Stories, includes quilts made by artists from seven countries and 11 states in the U.S. Exhibit organizer for Earth Stories, Mary Worrall, said the idea came about because the MSU Museum wanted to do a project with an organization called the Studio Art Quilt Associates.
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MSU Board approves $1.5 billion goal for capital campaign

MSU News - October 24, 2014 - 11:32am
With acknowledgement of past excellence and a firm commitment to future initiatives, the MSU Board of Trustees today approved a $1.5 billion capital campaign intended to build on MSU's traditions while empowering critical initiatives for the 21st century.
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Keep your enemies close

State News Top Stories - October 23, 2014 - 8:53pm

“Beat Michigan” shirts. Smack talk on social media. U-M’s block ‘M’ spray-painted green with “S-U” scrawled next to it. A taxidermied wolverine in a maize and blue vest, hanging by a noose from the back of a van with license plate “ST8 VAN” along with a banner reading, “The only good Wolverine …” parked outside the Starbucks on Grand River Avenue. There’s no mistaking it — it’s Michigan week.

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Keep your enemies close

State News Top Stories - October 23, 2014 - 8:53pm

“Beat Michigan” shirts. Smack talk on social media. U-M’s block ‘M’ spray-painted green with “S-U” scrawled next to it. A taxidermied wolverine in a maize and blue vest, hanging by a noose from the back of a van with license plate “ST8 VAN” along with a banner reading, “The only good Wolverine …” parked outside the Starbucks on Grand River Avenue. There’s no mistaking it — it’s Michigan week.

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College of Agriculture and Natural Resources hits 40-year enrollment high

MSU News - October 23, 2014 - 11:53am
The MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources reached a 40-year enrollment high this fall, with 4,874 students in the college.
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MSU receives $10 million gift for Spartan athletics

MSU News - October 23, 2014 - 10:27am
With the largest single gift ever received by MSU athletics, a family with deep ties to MSU will be making an extraordinary impact on campus.
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MSU High 5: October 23, 2014

MSU News - October 23, 2014 - 7:40am
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 Michigan State University.
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U-M has struggled at times this season, but rivalry game is no less important for MSU football

State News Top Stories - October 22, 2014 - 6:08pm

Some games can define an entire season, but they usually don’t happen in week seven.

Outside the state of Michigan, that is.

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U-M has struggled at times this season, but rivalry game is no less important for MSU football

State News Top Stories - October 22, 2014 - 6:08pm

Some games can define an entire season, but they usually don’t happen in week seven.

Outside the state of Michigan, that is.

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#HandsUpDontShoot

State News Top Stories - October 22, 2014 - 5:21pm

“Indict, convict, send those killer cops to jail. The whole damn system is guilty as hell.” This was just one of the chants echoed throughout campus Wednesday afternoon as about 200 students rallied to protest police brutality.

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#HandsUpDontShoot

State News Top Stories - October 22, 2014 - 5:21pm

“Indict, convict, send those killer cops to jail. The whole damn system is guilty as hell.” This was just one of the chants echoed throughout campus Wednesday afternoon as about 200 students rallied to protest police brutality.

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Some scientists share better than others

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 1:06pm
Some scientists share better than others. While astronomers and geneticists embrace the concept, the culture of ecology still has a ways to go. Research by MSU explores the paradox that although ecologists share findings via scientific journals, they do not share the data on which the studies are built.
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MSU launches capital campaign with extraordinary event

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 12:17pm
The MSU community will come together this Friday, Oct. 24, for something extraordinary - a celebration to mark the beginning of the public phase of the university's largest fundraising effort to date.
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Relationship violence prevention educational video to be piloted at MSU

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 12:11pm
The One Love Foundation will visit MSU to screen and pilot test the nation's first relationship violence prevention educational video that highlights the central role technology, such as cell phones and social media, plays in the abuse process.
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No. 8/5 Spartans play host to Michigan

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 11:47am
MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference Tuesday inside the Izzo Family Media Center at the Spartan Stadium North End Zone Complex to preview Saturday's game against Michigan. The No. 8/5 Spartans (6-1, 3-0 Big Ten) will play host to the Wolverines (3-4, 1-2) at 3:30 p.m. in Spartan Stadium.
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Kelly Klump: Continuing the Quest

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 11:43am
I study the causes of eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. These disorders are characterized by abnormal eating patterns including starvation, binge eating, and/or self-induced vomiting and weight-focused thoughts such as thinking that you are fat even though you are thin.
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Lessons from the 'Spanish flu,' nearly 100 years later

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 11:29am
Just in time for flu season, a new MSU study of "the mother of all pandemics" could offer insight into infection control measures for the flu and other epidemic diseases.
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Spartan women's cross country claims No. 1 spot in Coaches Poll

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 11:08am
For the first time in program history, the MSU women's cross country team is ranked No. 1 in the NCAA Division I Cross Country National Coaches' Poll, announced by the national office on Tuesday afternoon.
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Jessica Suisman: Decoding Eating Disorders

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 10:43am
Jessica Suisman is a clinical psychology doctoral student and a research assistant with the MSU Twin Registry. A clinician at the MSU Psychological Clinic, Suisman is a published journal author and a support group leader at Ele's Place, a center for grieving children in Lansing.
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Julian Samora Research Institute celebrates 25th anniversary

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 10:42am
The Julian Samora Research Institute, one of academia's most respected voices for interdisciplinary research on Latinos in the Midwest and the U.S., is marking its 25th anniversary with a conference designed to celebrate, reflect and look ahead.
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