A day after earning a share of the Big Ten Championship, the No. 19 women’s basketball team received a healthy amount of recognition in the postseason All-Big Ten teams.
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Sophomore goaltender Jake Hildebrand was announced as a one of 18 finalists on Friday for the inaugural Mike Richter Award for best goaltender in the country.
Professor of political science Michael Colaresi recently unveiled a new study that found countries that receive foreign aid from rival nations during civil wars are much less likely to form successful democracies after. The study, which spanned from World War II to 2009, examined democratization in war-torn countries and came to the conclusion that groups who took foreign aid had a hard time gaining the trust of the citizens once the war was over.
The Big Ten Conference announced home and away ties for the 2014-15 men’s basketball season.
The men’s swimming and diving team placed ninth after the first day of this year’s Big Ten championships on Wednesday at the Canham Natatorium in Ann Arbor, Mich.
You might not like country music, and that’s fine, we disagree. My question is why? And choose wisely because your answer is very important. Maybe you’re like the scores of people that don’t like country because of the lack of broad topics discussed.
Sun, sand and bad decisions. In other words, it’s spring break time for MSU students. With break starting at the end of the week it doesn’t matter if you’ll be freezing in your dorm in East Lansing or partying somewhere tropical, this is the twilight zone for relationships.
Life isn’t too bad for MSU athletics.
The 2014 Oscars are less than a week away, and audience members will be anxiously glued to their televisions as they watch to see whether their favorites will go home with an award.
The Sochi Olympics Closing Ceremony ended the two-week athletic extravaganza at 11 a.m. on Sunday, with host nation Russia topping the medal charts with 33 medals and the USA in second with 28 — including nine gold medals.
A recent CNN article gave an exhaustive view of Intelligence Quotient, or IQ, examining what it is, what it isn’t and how it changes.
Even though it may appear winter is coming to a close from the storefront spring fashion trends, it’s not.
Last Friday, I wasn’t supposed to meet President Barack Obama. But by chance, I did. In fact, I even took a picture with him.
This Friday, President Barack Obama will come to MSU to sign the farm bill — but he is by no means the first president to visit the banks of the Red Cedar. On the afternoon of May 5, 1995, former President Bill Clinton sent more than 6,000 graduated Spartans into the new world they would soon attempt to conquer. Clinton spoke at that spring’s commencement, encouraging students about their future duties as working professionals, both to themselves and their families. During his speech that day, Clinton said it was up to the current generation to “make your historic choices for America,” according to a previous State News article by staff writer Christine Macdonald. In his speech, Clinton also addressed the Oklahoma City bombing, which at the time had happened just a few weeks before. The tragedy left 168 people dead and damaged more than 300 surrounding buildings. Clinton touched on convicted bomber Timothy McVeigh’s alleged involvement with the Michigan Militia, a right-wing paramilitary group. He said those in the militia have “broader rights here than you would in any other country in the entire world.” That day, Clinton left the students on a high note, telling them they were a part of “the real Michigan.” He joked that he knew who he was “supposed to root for” in the Big Ten conference. This was the third visit MSU received from Clinton throughout the years. He visited campus twice in 1992, once for a debate near Beaumont Tower and again later that year for the Presidential Debate at Wharton Center. At the time, he was the first sitting president to speak at MSU’s commencement in nearly 100 years.