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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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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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