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Thursday, January 29, 2015


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  • MSU's Supply Chain Management department ranked among the best in the country

    Posted 2 hours ago

    The U.S. World and News Report has named the Supply Chain Management department at MSU among the top ranked programs in the country.  The multi-platform, publisher of news and information ranks MSU’s Supply Chain Management department as number one among all national universities. More »


  • State Sen. Curtis Hertel Jr. introduces bill that would provide tax credits for college grads

    Posted 1 hour ago

    State Sen. Curtis Hertel Jr., D-East Lansing, introduced a bill on Wednesday which would provide tax credits for college graduates to help with the burden of higher education costs. More »


  • New Cricket Club at MSU gives sports scene an international flair

    Posted 2 hours ago

    One MSU student is attempting to broaden MSU’s horizon when it comes to club sports. More »


  • Online petition calls for 'rollover' combos

    Posted 5 hours ago

    With over 150 signatures in just 24 hours, a petition created by Michigan State freshman Hayley Roukin has generated an interesting discussion about MSU’s Combo-X-Change policy. More »


  • MSU Police to add Special Victims Unit to better handle sexual assault

    Posted 5 hours ago

    During the start of fall semester, MSU police initiated a new unit in the investigative division called the Special Victims Unit, or SVU, to investigate and handle six specific crimes on campus. The crimes consist of sexual assault, domestic and relationship violence, stalking, missing persons, child abuse and vulnerable adult abuse. More »


  • Support growing for weed legalization in Michigan

    Posted 5 hours ago

    More Michiganians want to legalize it. In the latest marijuana polls, an increased number of residents agree that marijuana should be taxed and regulated like alcohol in the state.  More »


  • Counseling Center to add one more MSU funded staffer

    Posted 5 hours ago

    The MSU Counseling Center is looking to fill vacant counselor positions and add a new MSU-funded sexual assault counselor as a result of ASMSU and student group’s advocacy on campus. More »


  • City Council proposal draws protesters over change to city charter

    Posted 5 hours ago

    Members of the East Lansing based political action committee, Neighborhoods First, staged a protest Tuesday night outside of East Lansing City Hall an hour before City Council was scheduled to meet. More »


  • 'Pippin' to keep audiences laughing and singing along

    Posted 13 hours ago

    Broadway hit and Tony award-winning musical Pippin had the Wharton Center roaring with laughter Tuesday night - but also thinking seriously about how to live life. More »


  • Spartan Fit Center offers workouts for the new year

    Posted 13 hours ago

    Zumba and Bokwa instructor Becky Newcombe  said that a typical class at the Spartan Fit Center begins with a five minute warmup set to exciting music to get everybody pumped and ready for cardio fitness. More »


  • Shorthanded Spartans defeat Indiana behind play of Jankoska and Powers

    Posted 13 hours ago

    The dark cloud hanging over the head of the MSU women's basketball team this season is clearly the amount of injuries that have taken a tole of the program.  Dressing only eight players for Wednesday night's matchup against Indiana at the Breslin Center, a couple players were asked to go further than what they're bodies are used too.  Having almost played the entire 40-minutes, Tori Jankoska and Aerial Powers found ways to carry the load in the points column as only five players scored at least one point for the Spartans.  Jankoska, the sophomore guard from Freeland, Michigan, scored a career-high 28-points while also adding 11 rebounds, six assists and three steals to lead MSU to a 72-57 victory, their third Big Ten conference win of the season.  "Sometime she's taken on a tougher defensive assignment which has caused to not be as effective on offense," Merchant said. More »



  • Posted 14 hours ago

    Junior guard Cara Miller guards Indiana guard Karlee McBride as she makes her way to the basket Jan. 28, 2015, during the game against Indiana at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


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    Sophomore guard Aerial Powers dribbles the ball down the court Jan. 28, 2015, during the game against Indiana at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


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    Sophomore forward Aerial Powers and Indiana guard Alexis Gassion fight for a rebound Jan. 28, 2015, during the game against Indiana University at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


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    Head coach Suzy Merchant reacts to a bad play Jan. 28, 2015, during the game against Indiana at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


  • Posted 14 hours ago

    Freshman guard/forward Lexi Gussert and junior guard Cara Miller listen to head coach Suzy Merchant with their teammates Jan. 28, 2015, during a time out in the game against Indiana at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


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    Sophomore forward Aerial Powers attempts a point over Indiana forward Amanda Cahill Jan. 28, 2015, during the game at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


  • Posted 14 hours ago

    Sophomore guard Tori Jankoska attempts a point over Indiana guard Alexis Gassion Jan. 28, 2015, during the game at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »


  • Posted 14 hours ago

    Senior forward Becca Mills attempts to rebound the ball Jan. 28, 2015, during the game against Indiana at Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Hoosiers, 72-57. Emily Nagle/The State News More »




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