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Olympics set to begin for Slater and Radunske

MSU News - February 14, 2018 - 11:50am
Competition at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games will begin this week for Spartans Jim Slater and Brock Radunske. Slater and the United States start play on Feb. 14 vs. Slovenia, while Radunske and Korea meet the Czech Republic on Feb. 15.
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Spartan women continue homestand against Nebraska

MSU News - February 14, 2018 - 11:36am
In a Valentine's day battle, MSU will take on Nebraska in the third of a four-game homestand at 7 p.m. Feb. 14.
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Jackson's career night leads No. 2/1 MSU past Minnesota

MSU News - February 14, 2018 - 10:48am
Freshman forward Jaren Jackson Jr. poured in a career-high 27 points and No. 2/1 Michigan State hit 14 3-pointers en route to an 87-57 win over Minnesota in a Big Ten Conference men's basketball game at Williams Arena Feb. 13.
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Maurice Cecil Mackey, Jr., MSU's 16th president, dies

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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

MSU News - 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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