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Community Music School hosts 12th annual Eric 'RicStar' Winter Music Therapy Camp

MSU News - June 3, 2014 - 10:09am
The MSU Community Music School will host the 12th Annual Eric 'RicStar' Winter Music Therapy Camp June 9 to June 14.
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MSU professor reappointed to the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports

MSU News - June 2, 2014 - 4:00pm
Gov. Rick Snyder announced two appointments and six reappointments to the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports.
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Franklin, James, Schulist added as NCAA Championship qualifiers

MSU News - June 2, 2014 - 9:35am
In the final day of competition at the NCAA East Preliminary Round on Saturday, three members of the MSU outdoor track and field team qualified for the NCAA Championships.
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MSU chefs bring the heat to chili cook-off

State News Top Stories - June 1, 2014 - 1:05pm

Sous Chef Jim Cummings and his staff at South Pointe dining hall worked for weeks to perfect their two chili recipes.

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2014 spring Academic All-Big Ten selections announced

MSU News - May 30, 2014 - 4:22pm
The Big Ten Conference announced the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2014 spring sports on May 28. In all, 104 student-athletes were honored over the Spartans' 10 spring sports.
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Outstanding medical student honored with AMA Foundation Minority Scholars Award

MSU News - May 30, 2014 - 3:22pm
The American Medical Association Foundation will honor Nicolas K. Fletcher, a student representative to the Michigan State Medical Society Board of Directors, with a Minority Scholars Award at the AMA's Annual Meeting in Chicago on June 7.
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$1.5 million award bolsters MSU commitment to math and sciences

MSU News - May 29, 2014 - 11:41am
MSU has been awarded $1.5 million from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to expand efforts for students in science to learn effectively and graduate successfully, especially those who belong to groups underrepresented in science.
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Research U's vital to Michigan's 'Blue Economy'

MSU News - May 29, 2014 - 9:18am
MSU and its University Research Corridor partners protect Michigan's precious water resources and enhance its "blue economy" through hundreds of millions of dollars in research and service, a new report shows.
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Grad at a glance: Susan Krans

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 3:43pm
Susan Krans, MSU doctoral candidate, said that she did not choose geosciences, but that they chose her.
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Spartan Spanners compete in national steel bridge competition

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 11:59am
The MSU College of Engineering team captured 19th place - out of a total of 49 competing teams - at this year's National Steel Bridge Competition.
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Facing Tomorrowland

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 11:48am
I made my first trip to Disney World when I was a young child. My parents loaded up the car, hooked up a travel trailer and we hit I-75 south during spring break. Disney was everything my young self wanted it to be. Cinderella's castle, characters, Main Street, the Haunted Mansion and other rides-it was perfect. For me, one attraction stood out more than the others-Space Mountain. It was cool, fast, dark, futuristic and a whole lot of fun, and that was just the actual ride. I remember the moving sidewalk after the ride that took visitors past a "home of the future." I was pretty enthralled with what they were showing. There was a video baby monitor, a dad having a video work meeting from the patio, a girl recording a sporting event on a giant television, a mother shopping by computer and more. So yeah, Disney pretty much nailed the "future" as all these things became standard in homes all across America very shortly after. What seemed like crazy technology to me then is regular life now. It seems like technology has exploded in my lifetime. My grandmother had an old, bulky rotary phone. When I was growing up we had a phone in the kitchen with a long cord I would stretch into the hallway to close the door and have some privacy.
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Steven Zeldes: My Case for a Glass-ified EMR

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 11:33am
It's hard to believe that the transition from paper to electronic medical records (EMRs)-a change that took decades-has now advanced from desktops to mobile devices in only a few short years. And now, another potential tech transition looms: from mobile to Google Glass?
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Docs embark on new journeys

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 11:12am
Charles Sierzant is celebrating several new beginnings. On April 28, he became a father. Less than two weeks later, he became a doctor.
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Hospital bed study wins award, research funding

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 10:07am
A study by MSU scholars that analyzed hospital bed availability and use in Michigan has won a major state award and $10,000 in research funding.
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Hospital bed study wins award, grant funding

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 10:07am
A study by MSU scholars that analyzed hospital bed availability and use in Michigan has won a major state award and $10,000 in research funding.
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MSU's first Beckman Scholars selected

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 9:27am
Three MSU students have been selected as the first MSU Beckman Scholars.
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Shaping up for summer

MSU News - May 28, 2014 - 7:47am
A view of West Circle Drive from the MSU Union's south stairwell. Photo by Derrick L. Turner
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MSU earns 2014 Michigan Engaged Campus of the Year Award

MSU News - May 27, 2014 - 3:57pm
MSU recently earned the 2014 Michigan Engaged Campus of the Year Award.
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MSU boasts top-10 class for second straight season

MSU News - May 27, 2014 - 2:50pm
MSU has compiled the No. 6 recruiting class in the country, according to the top-30 ranking released by PrepVolleyball.com over the Memorial Day weekend.
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Allyssa Ferrell places 10th at NCAA Championships

MSU News - May 27, 2014 - 2:40pm
Senior Allyssa Ferrell became just the third Spartan to place in the top 10 at the NCAA Championships.
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