Tuesday as students lined up to try their luck at Speed Dating, an activity hosted by the Student Events Team. Some had obviously styled their hair for the occasion or taken extra care with their makeup, in hopes of forming a lasting spark with another student. Others came more casually, simply in search of friends in their new home. As each student approached the table at the ballroom entrance, they received an ID number so they could remain anonymous throughout the event. They also got a Tinder-themed piece of paper with a chart to mark their interest in the other people they meet. As they filed into the ballroom, they chose seats at tables with four chairs, two on each side.
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Monday, October 9, from 6: Major Madness is an interactive event designed to introduce exploring students to potential majors, minors, and certificates through short, focused discussions with successful upper-division students. Major Madness follows a structure similar to speed dating, allowing students to rotate through different areas of interest every seven minutes, with a three-minute transition between rounds.
A compilation of film resources about African Americans and featuring African Americans available in the MSU Libraries. Note also check the Music tab for films and documentaries featuring African American singers and musicians.
We will be home enjoying the holidays with our families and friends, and we hope you will be doing the same. In the meantime, catch up on some of the League’s latest news and happenings on our main website as well as these League sites: Inside legislative blog, saveMIcity municipal finance reform , placemaking , crowdfundingmi , and Michigan Municipal League Foundation. We have lots of exciting plans ahead for , so stay tuned!.
Todd Drysdale, Wyandotte city administrator, is the League’s nominee. Local Officials Say They Can Rein in Retiree Benefits Costs With the state’s failure to win more control over how local governments fund their retirement systems, the focus turns to what cities will do to fix the problem. Saginaw and other cities insist the steps they have have taken will be enough to safisfy the Legislature’s concerns. Governor Snyder Signs Medical Marijuana Emergency Rules A overhaul to the state’s voter-approved Medical Marihuana Act allowed the licensing department to craft new rules as Michigan tries to transition to a fully legal medical marijuana business.
Marijuana enterprises can begin applying for licenses on Dec. Census is vital for communities. Deadline to register is Dec.
Moorhead believes Fitzgerald a great fit for MSU offense
This position will lead MSU’s contribution as a Michigan Good Food Fund core partner and contribute directly toward the goals of the Michigan Good Food Charter, particularly on healthy food access and economic impact for food businesses and Michigan communities Full description is below. Please help spread the word! The position will provide leadership for MSU’s contribution as a Michigan Good Food Fund core partner and contribute directly toward the goals of the Michigan Good Food Charter, particularly on healthy food access and economic impact for food businesses and Michigan communities.
Status This is a full-time, annual year, temporary position. Initial appointment will be for one year with reappointment contingent upon funding and performance. March 1, or when suitable candidate is identified.
Michigan State University is being sued by a former employee who says she was sexually harassed by the president of her union and that the university failed to properly respond. Local.
The figure above shows the usual pattern of lower pairwise correlations in test performance between non-identical twins and ordinary sibs, consistent with strong heritability. The researchers find, via further analysis see below , that lower SES does not decrease heritability. Earlier work by Turkheimer and collaborators with much smaller sample size suggested that low SES can drastically reduce the genetic heritability of intelligence. Their result has been widely publicized, but over time evidence is accumulating against it.
Note that Economics Nobelist James J. Heckman is the editor at PNAS who handled this paper.
2017 NASCAR Season Kicks off at Daytona with “The Clash”
William Chopik Psychology office: Other states may have something to say about that. In the first nationwide study of positive relationships, a Michigan State University researcher found that Mississippi, Utah and Wisconsin were actually the top states for lovers, while Virginia finished mid-pack. On a regional basis, the Pacific Coast was tops for quality relationships.
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Watch video · Michigan can sleep soundly about: MSU has an LJ Scott problem. Scott had one 44 yard carry on a 4th and 1 when WMU sold out. Scott had one 44 yard carry on a 4th and 1 when WMU sold out. Excluding that run, he’s got 32 carries for 81 yards.
He can make plays with his feet by design or improvisation. He believes Fitzgerald gives MSU an excellent chance to pick up big yardage with his legs and his arm. In , McSorley passed for 3, yards and 29 touchdowns. He rushed for yards and seven scores. He put up similar numbers a season later. In , McSorley threw for 3, yards and 28 touchdowns as well as rushed for yards and 11 scores.
It was just a matter of getting offensive line coach Marcus Johnson and tight ends coach Mark Hudspeth and some of the other guys up to speed with how we operate. Then defensive coordinator Bob Shoop and special teams coordinator Joey Jones , I think they did an excellent job as coordinators putting the plan together, delegating authority and making sure we were getting excellent communication.
They did a great job delivering that information to the kids between series. The year-old Snyder has collegiate coaching experience dating back to the mid s. Moorhead, who is 44, was asked Wednesday if he thought he, like Snyder, would be coaching when he gets to be years-old.
Good Morning, Mason! informs community just days before schools vote
I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you. I loafe and invite my soul, I lean and loafe at my ease observing a spear of summer grass. My tongue, every atom of my blood, form’d from this soil, this air, Born here of parents born here from parents the same, and their parents the same, I, now thirty-seven years old in perfect health begin, Hoping to cease not till death.
Creeds and schools in abeyance, Retiring back a while sufficed at what they are, but never forgotten, I harbor for good or bad, I permit to speak at every hazard, Nature without check with original energy.
After speed dating and second rounds to the donut and coffee table, student representatives gave an informative speech about voting such as how to register, voting eligibility criteria, where to register, dates and times to vote, what to know before you head to the polls, and getting to know your ballot.
Each unit in the Division supports students in their academic goals and personal journeys while they work to become graduates of Montana State University. In support of the Montana State University mission, The Division of Student Success works to enhance an inclusive learning environment at the University; support students in the attainment of their educational objectives; fosters in students a sense of responsibility, self-directedness, community engagement, and a positive identity with Montana State University-Bozeman.
January th Please note that this is not an open event, required an application and selection process Common Ground is an immersive identity retreat that provides students with opportunities to explore issues of identity, build lasting relationships, and develop inclusive leadership skills. Students return to campus with a deeper understanding of their own identity, a greater awareness of the diversity among their peers, and inspiration to create positive change on campus.
January th Members of the Bozeman community have been invited to submit works of art and writing in response to selected MLK quotes. These works will be displayed at Rockford Coffee at 18 E. Safe Zone Workshops When: These offerings include interactive activities, group dialogues, and other opportunities for students to think critically about their identities.
Penn State vs Nebraska 2017
This simple potential also has the advantage that the cohesive energy, pressure and the bulk modulus of a simple solid simple cubic, body-centered cubic, and face-centered cubic can be expressed analytically as a function of volume using lattice sums in three dimensions, originally developed by Hund, Born and Lennard-Jones. In a similar procedure to Lennard-Jones we derive analytical expressions for the zero-point vibrational energy and first-order anharmonicity corrections for these crystals by an inverse power expansion in terms of the internuclear distance, which we call the Extended Lennard-Jones potential.
We will show how to deal with slow converging lattice sums by expansion techniques such as the Epstein zeta function or Van der Hoff-Benson expansions in terms of Bessel functions. We also give an analytical solution for the hcp lattice. By doing so we can solve some old problems, e.
8 days ago · MSU QB a big focus for Hogs compared to 48 percent in Florida continues to lead the SEC by a wide margin with a game scoring streak dating .
Denny Hamlin was victorious , with Joey Logano finishing second. Hamlin went on to win the Daytona , becoming the sixth driver ever to win both races during Speedweeks. A random draw determines the starting grid for this race. The field had as many drivers as 28 in , but it has been narrowed down for the better and the racing should reflect that too. Despite being cleared to race months ago, Dale Jr.
He is eligible by winning this race in and , but opted to hand the figurative keys over to Alex Bowman, who won the pole at Phoenix late last season while subbing for Earnhardt Jr. That is not an easy job to do.
This team is as frightening as: The triple option is a different beast. One that should be avoided at all costs, DAVE.
The game was created by a team of faculty and students in the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab at Michigan State University as a passion project beginning in May An early version of the game was shown as a sneak peek during the Traverse City Film Festival in July
Balhae and Silla , CE The oldest surviving metal movable type book, the Jikji , was printed in , and Goryeo created the world’s first metal-based movable type in Gija Joseon was purportedly founded in the 12th century BC, but its existence and role have been controversial in the modern era. Three of the commanderies fell or retreated westward within a few decades.
As Lelang commandery was destroyed and rebuilt around this time, the place gradually moved toward Liadong. Goguryeo, the largest and most powerful among them, was a highly militaristic state,   and competed with various Chinese dynasties during its years of history. Goguryeo experienced a golden age under Gwanggaeto the Great and his son Jangsu ,     who both subdued Baekje and Silla during their times, achieving a brief unification of the Three Kingdoms of Korea and becoming the most dominant power on the Korean Peninsula.
Balhae was founded by a Goguryeo general and formed as a successor state to Goguryeo. Relationships between Korea and China remained relatively peaceful during this time. Later Silla carried on the maritime prowess of Baekje , which acted like the Phoenicia of medieval East Asia ,  and during the 8th and 9th centuries dominated the seas of East Asia and the trade between China, Korea and Japan, most notably during the time of Jang Bogo ; in addition, Silla people made overseas communities in China on the Shandong Peninsula and the mouth of the Yangtze River.
Goryeo was never conquered by the Mongols, but exhausted after three decades of fighting, the Korean court sent its crown prince to the Yuan capital to swear allegiance to Kublai Khan , who accepted, and married one of his daughters to the Korean crown prince. During this period, the two nations became intertwined as all subsequent Korean kings married Mongol princesses, [ ] and the last empress of the Yuan dynasty was a Korean princess.
However, in , General Yi Seong-gye , who had been ordered to attack China, turned his army around and staged a coup. Yi Seong-gye declared the new name of Korea as “Joseon” in reference to Gojoseon, and moved the capital to Hanseong one of the old names of Seoul. Between and , Toyotomi Hideyoshi launched invasions of Korea , but his advance was halted by Korean forces most notably the Joseon Navy led by Admiral Yi Sun-sin and his renowned ” turtle ship ” [ ] [ ] [ ] [ ] [ ] with assistance from Righteous Army militias formed by Korean civilians, and Ming dynasty Chinese troops.
Cotton Bowl, USC vs. Ohio State score, highlights: Buckeyes easily control Trojans
The Buckeyes scored the first 24 points of the game and turned the Trojans over four times on the night before grounding the Pac champions down the stretch in the second half. The Trojans did a tremendous job for most of the night, limiting the Buckeyes’ offense to just 17 points plus a pick-six. The junior quarterback was harassed all night as Ohio State notched eight sacks and 14 tackles for loss.
Major Madness follows a structure similar to speed dating, allowing students to rotate through different areas of interest every seven minutes, with a three-minute transition between rounds. Students will be able to meet with multiple major or minor representatives at the event.
The Arkansas Razorbacks have not had much success in taming the , pound senior who owns 12 school records, including 19 yard rushing games, which is also the SEC record for quarterbacks. Fitzgerald had one of the best games of his career against Arkansas in , but it came in a loss. He ran for yards and 4 touchdowns, from distances of 58, 18, 2 and 1 yards. He dragged Razorbacks into the end zone on two of those runs.
In the same game, he completed 23 of 33 passes for yards and 2 touchdowns. In last year’s Mississippi State victory at Razorback Stadium, Fitzgerald rushed for yards and a touchdown and passed for yards and 2 scores. He guided the Bulldogs on a yard touchdown drive, after a failed fourth-and-2 pass by the Hogs, that ended on his 6-yard touchdown pass to Deddrick Thomas with 17 seconds left in the game.
He has not thrown an interception or lost a fumble against the Razorbacks. He is a big guy, an easy target for us to bring down and it was wet that game, too.
MSU project delayed
The Spartans not only snapped a seven-game losing streak but they also nearly blanked the Buckeyes. Next, MSU survived 15 penalties to beat No. Next, MSU sallied forth to No. Still, weathering the gauntlet with a record gave the team a huge lift that ultimately propelled MSU to win the Legends Division. It was especially satisfying for the senior captains Kirk Cousins, Joel Foreman and Trenton Robinson—players who were not highly-regarded coming out of high school and who achieved far more than their recruiting stars might have predicted.
Sep 08, · Mississippi State () goes on the road to face Louisiana Tech () on Saturday in a game that should provide a much bigger challenge than its opener, an easy .
The partnership school will include all sixth- and seventh-grade students in the Starkville-Oktibbeha School District. It also will serve as a demonstration site for student teachers in MSU’s College of Education and will give the middle school students and faculty easier access to learning resources. The groundbreaking ceremony occurred at the future location, the intersection of George Perry Street and Highway 12, and included the prominent leaders and benefactors of the partnership school.
David Shaw, MSU’s vice president for research and economic development, opened the event, saying the school will revolutionize the learning community. Mississippi State, school district break ground on new Partnership School Construction will begin soon on a one-of-a-kind school on the campus of Mississippi State University. State officials along with leaders at Mississippi State and the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District broke ground on campus.
Construction starts immediately and it’s expected to be complete in January Work officially begins on Partnership School An ongoing project moved a step closer to completion when ground was broken on the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Partnership School Wednesday morning. The groundbreaking ceremony included remarks from Mississippi Lt.
Mississippi State University, the Starkville-Oktibbeha School District and statewide officials gathered Wednesday morning to witness breaking of the ground for the Partnership School. This is a unique one-of-a-kind school we are about to build here. That will educate the students that are in their last year of elementary, first year of secondary and prepare them for their next step into higher education,” said Mississippi State President Mark Keenum.
Lynn Spruill beats Johnny Moore in Starkville’s mayoral race Lynn Spruill is set to become Starkville’s first female mayor after she retained a seven-vote lead over challenger Johnny Moore once affidavits from the Democratic Primary runoff were processed Wednesday. Moore eroded a portion of Spruill’s vote Election Day lead during the processing but couldn’t find enough votes to put him over the city’s former chief administrative officer.