Michigan State University

4:06 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

George Will MSU Speech Draws Protests

University officials say they do not plan to cancel the commencement address Saturday by the conservative columnist.
A group of activists will deliver a petition signed by tens of thousands of people to Michigan State University to protest winter commencement speaker George Will, who they call a "rape apologist," leaders announced Monday. Will, a conservative Washington Post columnist, is scheduled to deliver MSU's commencement on Saturday and will receive an honorary doctorate of humanities.
4:24 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

In 100 Years, Michigan Will Be The New Kentucky

If the Earth keeps warming at its current rate, Michigan could have temperatures like Kentucky. That’s according to data released by Michigan State University.
Michigan appears to have had a long term warming trend since the beginning of good temperature data back to 1895. Michigan also appears to have warmed at a faster rate since 1984. If Michigan continues to warm at the faster rate, Michigan's average annual temperature would be similar to Cincinnati, OH by 2114.
3:43 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

Obama Signs Farm Bill at MSU

Before the signing, President Obama had lunch with Detroit mayor Mike Duggan to discuss the city's bankruptcy.
EAST LANSING - President Barack Obama is headed to Michigan State University today, where he'll sign the farm bill and talk about its importance to the nation's economy. Obama likely picked MSU as the location for his bill signing because of Michigan Democratic Sen.
8:21 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

Famous jazz trumpeter to play with Michigan students

Jon Faddis
Credit James Walker Jr.

Last night, renowned jazz trumpeter Jon Faddis taught a master class and performed with students from Hackett Catholic Central High School in Kalamazoo. He’ll be making similar stops in Grand Rapids, East Lansing, and Detroit.

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