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Spartans hold first spring scrimmage in Spartan Stadium

March 23, 2018 - 10:18am
The MSU football team held its first scrimmage of spring practice on Thursday afternoon under sunny skies and temperatures in the low-40s at Spartan Stadium.
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MSU's newest NSF CAREER Award to develop dynamic antenna arrays

March 22, 2018 - 5:39pm
Jeffrey Nanzer, MSU's Dennis P. Nyquist assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will use a $500,000 National Science Foundation Early Career Development Award to develop dynamic antenna arrays for radar and remote sensing.
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#MeToo founder Tarana Burke to speak at MSU

March 22, 2018 - 3:05pm
#MeToo founder Tarana Burke will speak at 7:30 p.m. April 19 in Wharton Center's Cobb Great Hall as part of the Transformative Justice Speaker Series.
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No. 11 Spartans set to compete in the Clemson Invitational

March 22, 2018 - 11:47am
The 11th-ranked MSU women's golf team returns to action this week when it travels to Sunset, South Carolina, for the Clemson Invitational, March 23-25.
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Academic All-Big Ten Honors announced for the 2017-18 winter season

March 22, 2018 - 11:31am
The Big Ten Conference announced the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2017-18 winter sports season on Wednesday. In all, 69 Michigan State student-athletes were honored over the Spartans' seven winter sports.
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Does not compute

March 21, 2018 - 12:41pm
It's not often that I feel absolutely confused at work. Yet, there I was, feeling completely lost - hopelessly, utterly lost. The good news is I wasn't the only one. Two of my talented colleagues were right alongside me feeling like we had landed on some other planet where everything was completely different. We're normally very quick learners who are willing to try just about any new program or skill - but not this time. We were completely flummoxed.
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Christine Greenhow: Harnessing technology to solve educational problems

March 21, 2018 - 11:32am
In an age where the internet and social media are changing the ways we do business and communicate, it is no surprise that a professor of educational technology would inquire how to harness these technologies to solve persistent educational problems. How can we get students more engaged in their learning? How can we reach students anytime, anywhere? How can we make all students feel a sense of connection to classmates and instructor? How can we make classes more accessible, interactive, and fun?
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MSU student honored as 2018 Newman Civic Fellow

March 21, 2018 - 11:18am
Jessica Gonzalez, a James Madison College senior, was one of only 268 students from across the nation selected to join Campus Compact's 2018 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows.
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Calla Michalak: Where I've been, where I'm going

March 21, 2018 - 10:32am
When I got to Michigan State my freshman year, I knew that I was interested in healthcare. Part of the reason that I chose to come to MSU in the first place was because our Social Science Scholars Program cohort's focus was on global healthcare in a social science context.
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MSU St. Andrews to offer summer internships for high school students

March 20, 2018 - 5:16pm
MSU St. Andrews, the MSU science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, learning facility in Midland, recently announced the application process for summer research internships is now open.
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City of East Lansing and MSU announce 2018 One Book, One Community selection

March 20, 2018 - 3:02pm
The City of East Lansing and MSU announce the book selection for the 2018 One Book, OneCommunity program: "My Beloved World," a memoir by Associate JusticeSonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court of the United States.
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Colley comes up clutch in second round WNIT over Toldeo

March 20, 2018 - 11:40am
Shay Colley's layup with less than two seconds left lifted the Spartan women's basketball team over Toledo in the second round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament, 68-66, on Monday at the Breslin Center.
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Westney earns All-Big Ten honors

March 20, 2018 - 11:27am
MSU senior Hailee Westney has been named to the All-Big Ten Second Team, as announced by the conference on Monday.
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Broad Art Museum expansion open to public April 14-15

March 20, 2018 - 11:09am
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU was awarded $1 million from MSU Federal Credit Union in support of an expansion across Grand River Avenue that will provide increased access and research for the MSU Broad's 7,500 piece permanent collection.
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10 MSU graduate programs in the top 10 nationally

March 20, 2018 - 10:30am
Ten MSU graduate programs are positioned in the nation's top 10, with five in the No. 1 position, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report ranking.
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Match Day 2018 for MSU medical students

March 19, 2018 - 4:26pm
March 16 was match day for College of Human Medicine students, who learned which residency programs had accepted them, and where they would spend the next three to six years of their lives.
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No. 3 Michigan State falls to No. 11 Syracuse in NCAA Second Round, 55-53

March 19, 2018 - 3:52pm
Third-seeded MSU fell to No. 11 seed Syracuse, 55-53, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Little Caesars Arena Sunday afternoon.
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MSU continues WNIT action against Toledo Monday

March 19, 2018 - 3:37pm
MSU women's basketball returns to the Breslin Center at 7 p.m., March 19 against Toledo in the second round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament.
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MSU's Diane Ebert-May receives national award for excellence in ecology education

March 19, 2018 - 12:19pm
Diane Ebert-May, MSU Distinguished Professor of plant biology, is the recipient of the 2018 Eugene P. Odum Award for Excellence in Ecology Education from the Ecological Society of America, or ESA.
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Environmentally friendly cattle production (really)

March 19, 2018 - 10:17am
When cattle congregate, they're often cast as the poster animals for overgrazing, water pollution and an unsustainable industry. While some of the criticism is warranted, cattle production -- even allowing herds to roam through grasslands and orchards -- can be beneficial to the environment as well as sustainable.
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