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Kwang Jin Kim: Materials simulations for li-ion batteries

April 25, 2018 - 3:31pm
Over the last four years, I have worked in the Materials Simulation lab lead by Dr. Yue Qi to develop multi-scale simulation methods which are used in the atom by atom of design materials that are critically important for an energy efficient and sustainable transportation industry.
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Kjerstin Thorson: How social and digital media inform political messaging

April 25, 2018 - 3:30pm
College of Communication Arts and Sciences' Kjerstin Thorson, assistant professor in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations, discusses her research on social media and its effect on political interest and engagement.
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On-the-job the numbers

April 25, 2018 - 2:55pm
While last year saw a spike in on-the-job deaths in Michigan primarily due to a higher number of construction fatalities, numbers have remained relatively consistent over the years, with preliminary numbers for 2017 actually getting back to earlier figures, according to an annual MSU report.
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Sensory-friendly performances allow a more inclusive, comfortable environment

April 25, 2018 - 2:38pm
Bright lights, loud noises and surprising elements that come with live theater shows often create an overwhelming setting for people with autism spectrum disorder, or ASD, developmental disabilities or other sensory-sensitive conditions.
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Suzy Merchant to host third-annual EmpowHER Retreat for Girls

April 25, 2018 - 12:24pm
MSU head women's basketball coach Suzy Merchant and the MSU Eli Broad College of Business are hosting the third annual EmpowHER Retreat Friday-Saturday, April 27-28 at the Breslin Center.
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Spartans down EMU, 9-1, in five innings

April 25, 2018 - 11:03am
MSU snapped a three-game skid with a 9-1 run-rule victory over Eastern Michigan on Tuesday at Secchia Stadium.
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Early Career Award honors MSU professor

April 24, 2018 - 3:59pm
April Baker-Bell, assistant professor in MSU's Department of English and the African American and African Studies program, was awarded the 2018 Language and Social Processes, or LSP, Early Career Scholar Award, an international award presented to one individual each year by the LSP special interest group of the American Educational Research Association.
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Changes ahead for antenna TV viewers

April 23, 2018 - 4:43pm
Viewers in the 15 percent of households that receive free, over-the-air television via antenna will have to rescan their TV tuner periodically over the next two years, according to WKAR-TV.
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MSU College of Natural Science honors 2018 Alumni Award winners

April 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
More than 100 individuals attended the MSU College of Natural Science annual awards program to acknowledge alumni, faculty and students for outstanding achievements and excellence.
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NIH funds research consortium to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens

April 23, 2018 - 11:19am
More than 20 researchers at 12 universities and health systems across the nation are working to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens with a recent $5 million grant.
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Spartans finish strong in Big Ten/ACC Challenge in Columbus

April 23, 2018 - 11:16am
MSU, ranked No. 15 in the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Poll, fell to No. 19 Duke in the morning session, but finished the day with some better results against Notre Dame as the teams competed in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge Saturday on Griggs Reservoir in Columbus.
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Spartans complete sweep over Wildcats with 6-5 victory

April 23, 2018 - 11:07am
MSU baseball battled back-and-forth with Northwestern Sunday, before getting a two-run home run from Zack McGuire in the eighth inning to take the lead for good, while Jake Lowery and Riley McCauley shut down the Wildcats bats in a thrilling 6-5 victory for MSU at NU's Miller Park.
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Spartans capture second straight Big Ten title

April 23, 2018 - 11:01am
For the second consecutive season, the MSU women's golf team is champions of the Big Ten. The 12th-ranked Spartans shot a 2-over-par 290 in Sunday's final round to finish the tournament at 5-under-par 859 (283-286-290) - the second lowest 54-hole winning score in conference championship history.
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MSU student combats climate change one solar panel at a time

April 20, 2018 - 3:24pm
After listening to the audiobook, "Unstoppable" by Bill Nye, Sam Berndt, an MSU graduate student studying computer science, was inspired to become a force against climate change. After moving into the David Bowie Memorial Cooperative in August 2016, he knew that he wanted to find sustainable energy solutions to work towards making all cooperatives 100-percent carbon neutral.
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Wharton Center's 2018-19 season to include 'Hamilton'

April 20, 2018 - 11:03am
The Wharton Center 2018-19 season includes the dates for the premiere engagement of "Hamilton" as well as a host of Tony Award(R)-winning Broadway shows and a diverse performing arts series.
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Big Ten Conference announces home and away opponents for 2018-19

April 20, 2018 - 10:47am
The Big Ten Conference announced home and away opponents for the 2018-19 men's basketball season on Thursday afternoon.
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Spartans corral Broncos, 10-7

April 19, 2018 - 10:28am
MSU baseball tied a season-high with 15 hits, getting three each from junior third baseman Marty Bechina and sophomore left fielder Bryce Kelley, to beat Western Michigan, 10-7, Wednesday afternoon at Robert J. Bobb Stadium at Hyames Field, playing the last few innings under steady to heavy rainfall.
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MSU appoints two new faculty athletic representatives

April 19, 2018 - 9:04am
Long-time Michigan State University faculty members Bonnie Knutson and Michael Kaplowitz have been named MSU's new faculty athletic representatives.
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Organic battery researcher selected for innovations program at Argonne National Lab

April 18, 2018 - 2:39pm
Future alternative energy success is highly dependent on the ability to store that energy once captured. Tom Guarr, co-founder of Jolt Energy Storage Technologies LLC, and researcher at the MSU Bioeconomy Institute in Holland, Michigan, is pioneering new technology for that purpose.
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MSU's Jack Liu elected to American academy of 'thinkers and doers'

April 18, 2018 - 2:38pm
A global pioneer in sustainability scholars, MSU's Jianguo "Jack" Liu has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
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