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MSU to Construct New Music Pavilion

Monday, June 25, 2018

Michigan State University will begin construction this week on a 37,000-square-foot Music Pavilion that will expand the Music Building on the university’s north campus. The project, which includes…

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Professor Oversees Massive Digitization Project of Rare Film Collection

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Video Image

Once threatened by chemical decay and decomposition, an important and rare film collection from the early years of cinema is now available to the public online thanks to…

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Professor of Trombone Receives Top Award and Releases Album

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Ava Ordman

Ava Ordman has never thought of herself as a pioneer in the world of brass performance and teaching. She’s just someone, she says, who decided to play trombone, inspired…

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World-Renowned Art and Science Initiative Opening in Detroit

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Detroit Skyline

Michigan State University is opening an award-winning global art and science initiative in Detroit on June 16 with a theme that pays homage to the city’s reputation and…

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MSU Students Install Public Art Piece

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Teal Fabrics Student Art

Students from the College of Arts and Letters Citizen Scholars program recently proposed and installed a public art piece, titled “Reweaving our Social Fabric: Fiber Installation to Promote…

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Elizabeth LaPensée Wins Guggenheim Fellowship Award

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Assistant Professor Elizabeth LaPensée is among the 25 winners in the Fine Art group to receive a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship Award. The winners are chosen through a highly competitive process…

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MSU’s Wake Named Dibner Research Fellow

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Naoko Wake

Michigan State University associate professor Naoko Wake has been selected as a Dibner Research Fellow in the History of Science and Technology in 2018-19. She will spend fall…

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MSU Pianist, Soprano Release CD ‘Anxiety Attack’

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Melanie Helton and Derek Polischuk

Listeners might think that the two song cycles that soprano Melanie Helton and pianist Derek Polischuk paired on their new recording, Anxiety Attack, are oddly matched. But according to the artists, as they…

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Two MSU Student Saxophonists Win National Competitions

Monday, April 9, 2018
Kyle Landry and Julian Velasco

MSU doctoral candidate Kyle Landry captured first place in 2017-18 North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA) composition competition for his composition, Aeolian Harp. The North American Saxophone Alliance is an…

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MSU Honors College Student Gets National STEM Scholarship

Friday, April 6, 2018
Gabriel Moreau

Gabriel Moreau, an Honors College sophomore majoring in physics in Lyman Briggs College and music in the College of Music at Michigan State University, has been named a…

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