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  • Posted 2 hours ago

    East Lansing resident Heather Nelson browses a selection of dishes Aug. 27, 2014, at MSU Surplus Store. The surplus store offers a wide variety of items ranging from office chairs all the way to football jerseys. Jessalyn Tamez/The State News More »


  • Student body grows slightly with 49,700 expected students

    Posted 08/29/14 12:28pm

    The year's entering class was 7,890 students, which also represent a slight increase. More »


  • Board of Trustees approves dean appointments, hears GEU appeal on health care

    Posted 08/29/14 1:49pm

    The agenda centered on personnel actions, specifically dean appointments and professor tenure, construction plans and Graduate Employee Union health care changes. More »


  • Witnesses testify about early May shooting that left two dead

    Posted 08/29/14 10:55am

    Detective testified Taylor said he shot pharmacist because "he rubbed me the wrong way." More »


  • Union protests, files grievance with MSU about health care changes

    Posted 08/29/14 2:12pm

    The changes, as explained in a GEU statement, “result in some graduate employees having to pay up to $1,500 in health care costs.” More »


  • Posted 08/30/14 12:43am

    Colson Schick, 9, snaps the ball to his brother Carson, 11, while tailgating before a game against Jacksonville State on Aug. 29, 2014, at Spartan Stadium. Julia Nagy/The State News More »


  • Field Hockey vs. Maine 8/31/13

    Posted 08/31/14 2:53pm

    Senior midfielder Becky Stiles looks to pass to a teammate during a game against the University of Maine Aug. 31, 2014, at Ralph Young Field. The Spartans defeated the Black Bears, 5-4 in overtime. Jessalyn Tamez/The State News More »


  • Football vs. Jacksonville State 8/29/14

    Posted 08/30/14 2:35am

    The Spartans enter the field before the game against Jacksonville State on Aug. 29, 2014, at Spartan Stadium. The Spartans defeated the Gamecocks, 45-7. Erin Hampton/The State News More »


  • Men's Soccer vs. Florida International 8/31/14

    Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Senior midfielder Kyle Rutz attempts to get past Florida International defender Juan Benedetty on Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • MSU Fans and Tailgating 8/29/14

    Posted 08/30/14 12:44am

    Macomb Township, Mich., resident Kate Kasuba, 6, blows bubbles before the game against Jacksonville State while her family tailgates Aug. 29, 2014, at Spartan Stadium. Julia Nagy/The State News More »


  • Field Hockey vs. Maine 8/31/13

    Posted 08/31/14 2:58pm

    More »



  • Men's soccer improves to 2-0 after shutout win over Florida International

    Posted 08/31/14 6:41pm

    After beginning the season with a win, the men’s soccer team (2-0 overall) kept the momentum going after a 3-0 shutout win over Florida International on a sunny afternoon at DeMartin Soccer Stadium. MSU struck early with a goal on a PK from senior midfielder Fatai Alashe at the 8:49 mark after senior forward Adam Montague was taken down inside the box. More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Michigan State and Florida International University walk onto the field with their escorts Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Freshman midfielder Michael Marcantognini charges toward the ball alongside Florida International defender Juan Benedetty on Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Senior midfielder Fatai Alashe passes the ball during a game against Florida International University Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Senior defender Ryan Keener heads the ball away from the goal while colliding with Florida International forward Luis Betancur on Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Freshman defender Jimmy Fiscus makes an attempt to retrieve the ball from Florida International midfielder Darren Rios on Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 5:35pm

    Senior midfielder Fatai Alashe takes a fall while pushing through Florida International midfielder Donald Tomlinson Aug. 31, 2014, at DeMartin Soccer Stadium at Old College Field. The Spartans defeated the Panthers, 3-0. Raymond Williams/The State News More »


  • Posted 08/31/14 2:53pm

    Sophomore midfielder Kristin Matula fights for the ball from Maine back/midfielder Zoe Berkey during a game against the University of Maine Aug. 31, 2014, at Ralph Young Field. The Spartans defeated the Black Bears, 5-4 in overtime. Jessalyn Tamez/The State News More »





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