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Change of scenery

April 18, 2018 - 2:23pm
Facebook tells me that a year ago I was mowing my lawn. Two years ago I was riding my bike. Three years ago I was sitting on my deck with a glass of wine. This year? I'm freezing - and pretty grumpy about it. Once again I needed gloves for my walk from the parking structure. Yesterday I was outside in my winter coat and boots with snow pellets blasting my face while I walked my dog. The day before that I was shoveling ice off my sidewalk while cursing the skies. There's snow in the forecast for tonigh
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Felix Kwame Yeboah: Creating the next generation of agricultural experts

April 18, 2018 - 12:17pm
The Global Food Security Report is the flagship report of the Global Food and Agriculture Program of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and aims to build long-term global commitment to agricultural development, food and nutrition security as a means to alleviate global poverty, and has even served as framework for presidential initiatives. This year, the report focuses on the intersection of youth livelihoods and agricultural development - a topic which I have dedicated myself to during my academic career.
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Karen Lovelace: Going far with linguistics

April 18, 2018 - 11:53am
During her most recent linguistics internship, senior Karen Lovelace pushed herself far out of her comfort zone - about 3,965 miles to be exact.
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MSU College of Human Medicine to host cerebral palsy conference

April 17, 2018 - 5:48pm
MSU College of Human Medicine will host the Maximizing Function and Ability in Cerebral Palsy conference on April 19. The conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in MSU's Radiology Building. It will feature presentations by clinicians, scientists and community members from across the state and beyond.
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MSU to host 29th annual Spring Show and Plant Sale

April 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
The MSU Student Horticulture Association will host its annual Spring Show and Plant Sale on April 21-22 at the MSU Plant and Soil Sciences Building. The event is an annual showcase of students' landscaping and greenhouse skills that raises funds for annual scholarships and travel to conferences, competitions and horticulture industry trade shows.
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Spartan Fund hosts 'Week of Gratitude'

April 17, 2018 - 11:24am
MSU Athletics and the Spartan Fund, with the volunteer efforts of student-athletes from 19 different sports, held various events throughout last week in appreciation of donors.
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MSU professor Jack Liu name Ecological Society of America Fellow

April 17, 2018 - 10:40am
The Ecological Society of America has recognized the contributions of Michigan State University's Jianguo "Jack" Liu to the science and scholarship of sustainability by naming him a Fellow.
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There's no such thing as oversharing in conservation

April 17, 2018 - 10:40am
Conservation globally has received a boost from the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals, placing new emphasis on, and opportunities for, support for the world's flora and fauna. Yet even as environmental non-governmental organizations, or ENGOs, like The Nature Conservancy prepare to rise to the challenge, they face size issues. Specifically, their own size.
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MSU Greek Life raises over $93,000 for local charities

April 16, 2018 - 4:56pm
MSU Greek Life wrapped up its annual Greek Week having raised over $93,000 for local charities and organizations throughout Michigan. This year's fundraising topped last year's by $10,000.
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Mendelssohn's powerful 'Elijah' to be performed at MSU

April 16, 2018 - 2:14pm
Felix Mendelssohn's epic "Elijah" is among the most revered oratorios of the 19th century, and artists from the Michigan State University College of Music will bring it to life for a one-time performance at the Cobb Great Hall of Wharton Center at 8:00 p.m.,April 28.
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MSU establishes new endowed faculty positions in spirituality, kinesiology

April 16, 2018 - 1:44pm
Two new endowed positions have been created at Michigan State University to focus on the holistic well-being of students through spirituality and psychological development.
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Unique lecture and music performances presented at MSU

April 16, 2018 - 1:30pm
MSU College of Music will present a first-of-its kind series of presentations and performances that explore the deeper meaning in significant musical works of the past 100 years. Visitors can gain insight on important topics and then immediately hear the music that inspired and reflected those issues.
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MSU's shooting sports club shatters records at national championship

April 16, 2018 - 1:19pm
MSU Shooting Sports Club challenged 116 individual competitors and top teams from 16 colleges spanning the United States at the Scholastic Action Shooting Program's collegiate national championship in Talladega, Alabama on March 10.
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Students, alumni selected for national fellowship program

April 16, 2018 - 12:33pm
The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program, or the GRFP, has selected 17undergraduate and graduate students and alumni from MSU for its fellowship program, along with 17 honorable mentions.
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Spartans battle to defeat Maryland, 4-2

April 16, 2018 - 11:32am
MSU women's tennis defeated conference opponent Maryland, 4-2 April 15 at the Michigan Athletic Club
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Are millennials taking over the supply chain?

April 16, 2018 - 11:28am
The way you get a cup of coffee, cook a meal at home and even purchase clothing is changing.
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Creating an experiential supply chain

April 16, 2018 - 11:28am
The way you get a cup of coffee, cook a meal at home and even purchase clothing is changing.
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Zalewski completes doubleheader sweep of PSU with 6-2 win

April 16, 2018 - 11:02am
MSU completed the doubleheader sweep of Penn State April 14, defeating the Nittany Lions 6-2 after a 7-1 win in game one earlier in the day.
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MSU wins four top awards from Department of Energy

April 13, 2018 - 5:31pm
Four MSU students earned DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research Program awards for their research in various areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, making MSU the most-decorated institution represented at the program.
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Student-led research highlighted at Board of Trustees meeting

April 13, 2018 - 1:21pm
To showcase the latest in student-led research, two MSU scholars presented their academic endeavors at the Board of Trustees meeting on April 13.
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