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Working in Nepal

MSU News - October 1, 2014 - 1:04pm
MSU alumna Chelsea Rawe left the country for Nepal on Sept. 5 as part of the Peace Corps where she will train to be a health extension volunteer. During the next three months she will live with a host family to accelerate her language and cultural immersion.
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MSU announces Munn Ice Arena upgrades

MSU News - October 1, 2014 - 12:40pm
Munn Ice Arena will undergo significant enhancements over the coming year, it was announced Oct. 1 by Mark Hollis, MSU director of athletics. Several of the upgrades will take place over the course of the upcoming season, serving as the opening phase of a complete building renovation.
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Launching second year of jazz studies residency program

MSU News - October 1, 2014 - 10:57am
Thanks to a $1 million endowment from the MSU Federal Credit Union, the MSU College of Music will shine with a stellar lineup for the second year of the jazz studies artist-in-residence program that runs from October through March.
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MSU reaffirmed as a CIBER

MSU News - October 1, 2014 - 10:27am
The International Business Center in the Eli Broad College of Business at MSU has been reaffirmed as a Center for International Business Education and Research by the U.S. Department of Education in its 2014 grant competition.
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Homecoming brings together Spartans new and old

MSU News - September 30, 2014 - 6:25pm
The dictionary definition of homecoming, an instance of coming home, is simple enough. However, what homecoming means to the students, faculty and alumni of MSU is anything but.
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For Spartans with disabilities, accessibility means isolation

State News Top Stories - September 30, 2014 - 4:11pm

Despite being in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, many fans have raised a concern over a lack of accessible seating in Spartan Stadium

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For Spartans with disabilities, accessibility means isolation

State News Top Stories - September 30, 2014 - 4:11pm

Despite being in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, many fans have raised a concern over a lack of accessible seating in Spartan Stadium

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Memorial services for senior Morgan McGregor to be held this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

State News Top Stories - September 30, 2014 - 3:23pm

Anyone who wants to pay respects to late accounting senior Morgan McGregor can do so this week.

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Memorial services for senior Morgan McGregor to be held this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

State News Top Stories - September 30, 2014 - 3:23pm

Anyone who wants to pay respects to late accounting senior Morgan McGregor can do so this week.

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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event set for Oct. 5

MSU News - September 29, 2014 - 4:47pm
On Oct. 5, the MSU Greek Community will be hosting an event to help take a stand for those who no longer can. The event, Walk A Mile in Her Shoes, is about supporting victims of domestic violence.
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Despite a lack of a smoke-free campus, MSU student smoking rates continue to drop

State News Top Stories - September 29, 2014 - 2:01pm

Unlike many Big Ten schools, MSU’s current smoking policy allows students to smoke on campus, as long as they remain 25 feet away from a building. While the number of students who smoke in general has dropped since 2000, smoking is still a pastime that many students turn to.

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Despite a lack of a smoke-free campus, MSU student smoking rates continue to drop

State News Top Stories - September 29, 2014 - 2:01pm

Unlike many Big Ten schools, MSU’s current smoking policy allows students to smoke on campus, as long as they remain 25 feet away from a building. While the number of students who smoke in general has dropped since 2000, smoking is still a pastime that many students turn to.

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CDC Ebola expert to speak at MSU College of Veterinary Medicine

MSU News - September 29, 2014 - 12:21pm
Barbara Knust, team lead for the Centers for Disease Control's Ebola response and alumna of Michigan State University, will deliver the keynote address at the 24th annual Phi Zeta Research Day at the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine.
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Compared to other Big Ten schools, officials say updates to IM facilities are overdue

State News Top Stories - September 29, 2014 - 8:59am

When it comes to sports, MSU has a history of being one of the best.

But when it comes to recreational and intramural sports facilities, material science and engineering junior Adam Marsh argues, “I would have to say MSU is at the bottom compared to all the other schools in the Big Ten.”

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"A beautiful human being"

State News Top Stories - September 28, 2014 - 7:23pm

Morgan McGregor, found unresponsive on Grove Street on Saturday, was an accounting senior and member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority. Students and family close to McGregor converged at the Rock on Sunday afternoon to celebrate her memory.

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Friends identify woman found Saturday as accounting senior Morgan McGregor

State News Top Stories - September 28, 2014 - 7:23pm

Accounting senior Morgan McGregor, who was a sister at Pi Beta Phi, was accepted into the accounting program in May, according to her Facebook profile.

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MSU football crowns homecoming weekend with 56-14 blowout win over Wyoming

State News Top Stories - September 27, 2014 - 3:18pm

If it wasn’t already established through the first three games, it’s safe to say MSU is no longer known for being just a defensive team.

For a second straight week, No. 9 MSU lit up the scoreboard, this time beating Wyoming by a score of 56-14 at Spartan Stadium on Saturday.

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MSU football crowns homecoming weekend with 56-14 blowout win over Wyoming

State News Top Stories - September 27, 2014 - 3:18pm

In back-to-back weeks, No. 9 MSU football has scored early and often to cruise to an easy win. This week, the Spartans scored 42 points before halftime en route to a 56-14 victory over Wyoming at Spartan Stadium.

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MSU football leads Wyoming 42-14 at halftime

State News Top Stories - September 27, 2014 - 1:41pm

No. 9 MSU football (2-1 overall) continued its offensive brilliance in the first half against Wyoming. And despite giving up a few big plays from the Cowboys (3-1 overall), the Spartans lead 42-14 at halftime.

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Students receive fellowships in tropical medicine

MSU News - September 26, 2014 - 11:13am
MSU College of Human Medicine students Erika Phelps Nishiguchi and Stephen Selinksy have received Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowships in Tropical Medicine from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. The fourth-year medical students are among 22 recipients in this highly competitive national fellowship.
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