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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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The Course of Fall

MSU News - October 22, 2014 - 7:43am
Autumn shows its color on the MSU West Forest Akers Golf Course. Forest Akers Golf Courses are recognized as two of the best public golf courses in the state of Michigan and home to the Big Ten champion MSU Men's and Women's Golf Teams. Photo by Kurt Stepnitz
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Making a STATEment: Third annual MSU Women in STEM conference a success

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 3:29pm
STEM has practically become a household word. You can't pick up a newspaper or listen to the news on any given day without hearing about STEM education. More than 100 women attended the third annual Making a STATEment: MSU Women in STEM Conference, Oct. 9 and 10, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.
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MSU Board of Trustees to meet Oct. 24

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 2:14pm
The MSU Board of Trustees will meet at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 24 in the Board Room of the Hannah Administration Building.
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Women and Minorities in Sciences Lecture Series features Joan Williams Oct. 23-24

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 12:42pm
Joan Williams, a distinguished professor of law at the University of California, is the featured speaker at a series of workshops and lectures being held Oct. 23-24, as part of MSU's Women and Minorities in Sciences Lecture Series.
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Off-field rivalry: MSU vs. U-M disability awareness challenge

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 11:39am
On the eve of perhaps the biggest rivalry football game in the country - MSU vs. University of Michigan - the schools are issuing an off-field challenge: Which university will raise more funds and awareness for student disability services?
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Minarick named B1G Freshman of the Week

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 10:58am
Freshman Rachel Minarick has been named the Big Ten Volleyball Freshman of the Week, as announced by the Conference office on Monday afternoon.
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MSU earns third straight sweep

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 10:54am
MSU earned a 3-0 victory at Rutgers on Saturday (25-16, 25-21, 25-21) to earn its third straight victory, all by 3-0 scores.
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No. 16 men's soccer shuts down No. 12 Penn State, 2-0

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 10:51am
The No. 16 MSU men's soccer team upset No. 12 Penn State Saturday evening in a 2-0 shutout. The Spartans improve to 9-2-2 and 3-1-1 in Big Ten action.
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MSU beats Indiana 56-17

MSU News - October 21, 2014 - 10:45am
MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio held a media teleconference Sunday evening to discuss his team's performance in the 56-17 victory at Indiana.
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MSU announces leadership for capital campaign

MSU News - October 20, 2014 - 10:32am
Drawing from a number of individuals who are recognized for their ongoing support of Michigan State University, MSU has announced the leadership of its next capital campaign.
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