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Zalewski, Foerster help Spartans to series sweep

April 30, 2018 - 10:47am
MSU swept the season series against Rutgers with a 2-0 victory on Sunday afternoon, its fifth straight victory.
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Brian Allen selected by Los Angeles Rams in fourth round

April 30, 2018 - 10:47am
MSU center Brian Allen was selected by the Los Angeles Rams in the fourth round (No. 111 overall) of the 2018 National Football League Draft on Saturday, April 28.
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MSU track & field wraps up regular season at Hillsdale College

April 27, 2018 - 11:58am
MSU track & field travels to Hillsdale, Michigan, for the team's regular season finale at the 52nd annual Hillsdale College "GINA" Relays held Thursday-Saturday, April 26-28 at the Frank "Muddy" Waters Stadium.
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Women's golf will head to Austin for NCAA Regionals

April 27, 2018 - 11:38am
The Big Ten champion MSU women's golf team will take part in the NCAA Austin Regional, it was announced on Wednesday evening by the NCAA. The Spartans are the No. 3 seed in the Austin Regional and will play May 7-9 at the University of Texas Golf Club.
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MSU program strengthens student teacher experience

April 26, 2018 - 10:23pm
In 2015, MSU Department of Teacher Education designed and funded a program to provide targeted support to classroom teachers who oversee interns across MSU student teaching intern's year-long experience. Three years later, the program has increased in participants and influence, expanding from Lansing-area schools to include schools in Grand Rapids and Detroit.
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MSU recognized for its green power usage

April 26, 2018 - 5:08pm
MSU is one of eight schools in the Big Ten Conference being recognized as the 2017-18 Collective Conference Champions for its green power use.
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WKAR holds casting call for kids' science show

April 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
WKAR is holding an open casting call for children ages nine to 14 for season five of "Curious Crew," a children's television show about science produced by WKAR at MSU scheduled for production in the summer of 2018.
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Award-winning global science series launches in Detroit, East Lansing

April 26, 2018 - 2:50pm
Science Gallery Lab Detroit, the first installment in the Americas of the global initiative that fuses art and science, will bring its Detroit-based Intersection series to East Lansing.
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NSF awards $2.5 million for MSU plant genome research project

April 26, 2018 - 2:24pm
MSU researchers have received more than $2.5 million for plant genome research from the National Science Foundation. This includes outreach work to create a children's exhibit at Lansing's Impression 5 Science Center that will describe genes, heredity and the process of improving plant traits for agriculture.
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New research lends insight into the spread of invasive species

April 26, 2018 - 2:03pm
Some invasive species depend on one another to spread, according to new research from MSU scientists.
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Grant supports Honors College student service project in Thailand

April 26, 2018 - 11:57am
Children living in the Loi Tai Leng Refugee Camp along the Thailand-Myanmar border will receive school supplies and simple hygiene products through an Honors College student service project funded by the Schoenl Family Undergraduate Grant for Dire Needs Overseas.
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MSU receives 2017 Tree Campus USA recognition

April 26, 2018 - 11:36am
MSU's campus has been recognized as a Tree Campus U.S.A. by the Arbor Day Foundation, who is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2018.
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MSU undergrads honor faculty with Mentor of the Year Awards

April 26, 2018 - 10:15am
Daniel Menchik, assistant professor of sociology and history, philosophy and sociology of science, and Patricia Norris, professor of community sustainability, were both recent recipients of the annual Undergraduate Research Faculty Mentor of the Year Award.
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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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