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MSU takes two national titles at national sales competition

MSU News - April 11, 2018 - 10:26am
MSU came out on top at the 2018 National Collegiate Sales Competition.
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Former Starbucks exec, world-renowned geophysicist to speak at commencement

MSU News - April 11, 2018 - 8:25am
Wanda Herndon, who was instrumental in building the Starbucks global brand, and Marcia McNutt, the 22nd president of the National Academy of Sciences, will speak at Michigan State University's commencement ceremonies on May 4.
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URC tops nation for advanced degrees in medicine and biological science

MSU News - April 10, 2018 - 3:40pm
An annual benchmark report commissioned by Michigan's University Research Corridor again ranks the group of universities No. 1 in the nation for awarding advanced degrees in medicine and biological science.
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Spartans shine at second day of Spartan Invitational

MSU News - April 10, 2018 - 11:20am
MSU track & field continued a dominating performance at the 2018 Spartan Invitational, competing in events inside Jenison Field House, at the Ralph Young Track and at Munn Field on Saturday in cooler than average temperatures for April 7.
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Michigan State hosts Notre Dame Tuesday on national television

MSU News - April 10, 2018 - 11:20am
MSU baseball hosts Notre Dame in a non-conference contest on Tuesday, April 10. First pitch from McLane Stadium at Kobs Field is slated for 3:02 p.m. and will be nationally televised on ESPNU.
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MSU awarded gold status as veteran-friendly school

MSU News - April 10, 2018 - 10:37am
In its annual ranking of veteran-friendly schools, the Michigan Veteran Affairs Agency rated MSU as "gold status," its highest honor.
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Bugs, microbes and death can inform the living

MSU News - April 10, 2018 - 9:23am
It's been said that people can be judged by the company they keep. New research from MSU shows that what's true for the living also is true for the dead.
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MSU department climbs in rankings for NIH funding

MSU News - April 9, 2018 - 11:12am
MSU's Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology in the College of Human Medicine has grown in prestige in the number of top researchers it has attracted, as well as garnering more federal grant funding.
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MSU Fulbright Scholar to study bees in India

MSU News - April 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
MSU College of Natural Science's doctoral student, Allison Young, will spend nine months in India as a Fulbright Scholar investigating some of the most vastly understudied and critically important species for the pollination of both agricultural and wild plants: tropical honey bees.
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Honors College student receives national STEM scholarship

MSU News - April 6, 2018 - 12:04pm
Gabriel Moreau, an Honors College sophomore majoring in physics in Lyman Briggs College and music in the College of Music at MSU, has been named a recipient of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.
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I March, I Stand: Growing community exhibit supports survivors

MSU News - April 6, 2018 - 11:15am
A new exhibit in the MSU College of Education has been installed in Erickson Hall and IM Circle and focuses on sexual assault survivors, questions, concerns, hurts and hopes through a growing community voice.
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Unexpected finding may deter disabling diabetic eye disease

MSU News - April 6, 2018 - 10:00am
A new MSU study is the first to find that a particular type of lipid, or fat, thought to only exist in the skin, now lives in your eye and might play a major role in deterring diabetic retinopathy.
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MSU Institute of Agricultural Technology graduates 124th class

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 3:02pm
The MSU Institute of Agricultural Technology graduated its 124th class of 175 students on March 25. The IAT is the third largest unit in the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, with interest and enrollment increasing 11 percent over the last academic year and 32 percent in the last three years.
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Civil Rights activist Ernest Green named 2018 homecoming grand marshal

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 2:12pm
Member of the Little Rock Nine, Civil Rights activist and Michigan State University alumnus Ernest Green has been named the 2018 homecoming grand marshal.
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Friends of Theatre presents Annual Gala

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 12:47pm
Join the Friends of Theatre at MSU for their ninth annual Gala, supporting the funding of a perpetual endowment for programs and activities for theatre students at MSU's Department of Theatre.
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MSU associate dean receives international honor

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 12:27pm
John Verboncoeur of the College of Engineering will receive the Richard F. Shea Distinguished Member Award from the Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society of the IEEE.
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Act One Family Series: 'Moon Mouse, A Space Odyssey' coming to Wharton April 15

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 11:50am
A cosmic adventure through the galaxy comes to life on Wharton Center's stage. "Moon Mouse, A Space Odyssey" will make its launch, landing at Wharton Center's Cobb Great Hall's stage at 1:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on April 15, 2018.
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Brett Forman tabbed Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 10:54am
MSU's men's tennis senior Brett Forman was named Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week, announced by the conference office on Tuesday. Forman earns the first weekly honor of his career and first for the Spartans since current assistant coach Harry Jadun on March 24, 2015.
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Spring football update

MSU News - April 5, 2018 - 10:48am
The MSU football team is heading down the homestretch of spring practice with the annual Green-White spring game, presented by McLaren Health Plan, set for Saturday, April 7 at 5 p.m. in Spartan Stadium.
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Professor honored for work addressing issues of equity and social justice

MSU News - April 4, 2018 - 3:22pm
Associate professor Emery Petchauer was selected to receive a distinguished award from the American Educational Research Association for his significant scholarly contributions to the field of teaching and teacher education. Petchauer has a dual appointment in the Department of English and Department of Teacher Education.
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