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Maurice Cecil Mackey, Jr., MSU's 16th president, dies

February 14, 2018 - 10:01am
Maurice Cecil Mackey, Jr. ("Cecil"), who served as an official for several federal agencies and president of three major universities, including Michigan State University from 1979 to 1985, died on Feb. 8 at age 89.
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Scott Westerman: Steadfast commitment and tenacious effort

February 14, 2018 - 7:12am
Over the past weeks, I have communicated with hundreds of MSU alumni in every corner of the world. Out of those conversations, two common themes have emerged: A loss of innocence and a renewal of resolve. We found it hard to believe that something like this could happen here. But it has. It has become part of our history and we must own that. The most important question now is, "What will Spartans do?"
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Liz Schondelmayer: Continue to speak, continue to listen

February 14, 2018 - 5:23am
As I take on the task of organizing and sharing my thoughts on the recent events that have transpired at my university, I feel the need to tread carefully. As a student of MSU, as a woman, as someone who has experienced sexual harassment in the past, as a person who studies politics and communications, as a person with basic human empathy and compassion... I am angry.
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Mike Brand: A long road toward healing and change

February 14, 2018 - 5:14am
In light of current circumstances at MSU, I am reaching out to you on behalf of Wharton Center staff to express our commitment to you, our friends and family.
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Teaching machines to teach themselves

February 13, 2018 - 3:49pm
Are you tired of telling machines what to do and what not to do? It's a large part of regular people's days - operating dishwashers, smartphones and cars. It's an even bigger part of life for researchers working on artificial intelligence and machine learning.
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MSU hires firm to help promptly investigate reports of sexual assault, harassment

February 13, 2018 - 12:03pm
MSU's Office of Institutional Equity has enlisted Kroll, a leading global provider of investigative services, to serve as an independent third party to help investigate complaints filed under MSU's Title IX Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Policy. Kroll will begin reviewing complaints immediately.
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Former Gov. James Blanchard's firm, DLA Piper to provide services to MSU

February 12, 2018 - 5:48pm
James J. Blanchard, the first MSU alumnus elected as Governor of Michigan and his firm DLA Piper has been engaged to represent MSU in Washington, D.C.
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Bridges lifts No. 4 MSU past No. 3 Purdue

February 12, 2018 - 9:08am
Sophomore guard/forward Miles Bridges hit a 3-pointer with 2,7 seconds left and No. 4 MSU held on to beat No. 3 Purdue, 68-65, in a Big Ten Conference men's basketball game at the Breslin Center Feb. 10.
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MSU shuts down No. 21 Michigan in annual Pink Game

February 12, 2018 - 8:17am
Senior guard/forward Lexi Gussert scored 11 of her 14 points in the first half to help her team build a double-digit lead and MSU held on to beat No. 21 Michigan 66-61 Feb. 11.
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MSU Greek Community Announces Philanthropic Partners for 2018 Greek Week

February 9, 2018 - 11:31am
The MSU Greek community has announced the kickoff to its 2018 Greek Week philanthropy efforts that will raise money for 14 different charities over the next nine weeks.
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W.K. Kellogg Manor House offering decadent Valentine's Day celebration

February 9, 2018 - 10:26am
Celebrate love's big day with a four-course meal and live music in the romantic W.K. Kellog Manor House.
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Hit musical 'On Your Feet!' coming to Wharton Center

February 9, 2018 - 10:20am
The hit Broadway musical about Gloria Estefan's life, ON YOUR FEET!, will play at Wharton Center's Cobb Great Hall from Feb. 13 - 18 as part of the MSU Federal Credit Union Broadway at Wharton Center Series.
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All-University Excellence in Diversity Awards honors champions for diversity and inclusion

February 8, 2018 - 4:48pm
The 28th annual awards program highlights diversity and inclusion efforts on campus and beyond.
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103RD Agriculture and Natural Resources Week begins March 3 at MSU

February 8, 2018 - 4:28pm
The MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, MSU Extension and MSU AgBioResearch are sponsoring Agriculture and Natural Resources Week, which will take place March 3-10.
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MSU uses $3M NASA grant to find better ways to regulate dams

February 8, 2018 - 10:30am
MSU researchers, equipped with $3 million from NASA, will investigate innovative methods to improve dams so that they are less harmful to people and the environment.
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Oganesson - noble but not a gas

February 8, 2018 - 9:50am
Scientists at MSU and Massey University have calculated the structure of oganesson, a relatively new element which has proved elusive to study.
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MSU debate team finishes in top 32 at Texas tournament

February 7, 2018 - 4:27pm
The MSU debate team finished in the top 32 out of 104 teams competing in the Texas Open tournament this week.
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Reflect, connect, support

February 7, 2018 - 12:36pm
MSU is committed to supporting survivors of sexual violence and fostering change.
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Women of Color Initiative to address strategies for surviving racism

February 7, 2018 - 10:36am
The Women of Color Initiative, an effort to organize events for women of color and their allies at MSU and in the greater Lansing community, is bringing MSU alumna Shani Peters back to campus during the month of March as an artist-in-residence to work on a collaborative arts practice project.
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Future teachers become agents of change

February 6, 2018 - 3:57pm
The winners of an MSU student competition on the human impacts on the environment were honored at an awards ceremony on Jan. 26 in the Center for Integrative Studies in General Science.
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