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Spartan Podcast


The Spartan Podcast is a lively chat between Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon, Athletic Director Mark Hollis and other fascinating faculty, staff, and Spartans.

The first podcast was produced in 2005 with four Spartans at the helm: Bill Castanier, Gary Reid, Jeff Smith, and Scott Westerman.

More than 700 guests have been part of the series. All of them share the six degrees of Spartan separation that link us all.

The series is powered by the MSU Alumni Association. The current executive producer is Russ White.

Podcasts Tagged with 'Lou Anna K. Simon'

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    Chris Contag: "IQ" at MSU Converging Science to Achieve Precision Health August 9th, 2017

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    Length: 24:09 Size: 13.8 mb mp3
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    Delicious MSU Dairy Store ice cream and cheese part of teaching, research and outreach program August 8th, 2017

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    Length: 21:44 Size: 12.4 mb mp3
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    Ron Fournier: Back Home Working for the Resurgence of Detroit August 4th, 2017

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    Length: 29:24 Size: 16.8 mb mp3
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    President Simon: "Research is the pathway to being the best" June 28th, 2017

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    Length: 34:02 Size: 19.4 mb mp3
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    MSU supply chain expert looks to the future of "differentiation through solutions" June 22nd, 2017

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    Length: 35:48 Size: 20.4 mb mp3
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    MSU Construction Projects Update from Deputy MSU Athletic Director Greg Ianni June 20th, 2017

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    Length: 25:43 Size: 14.7 mb mp3
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    Spartans Uniting with Kirk Gibson to Battle Parkinson's Disease June 20th, 2017

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    Length: 20:28 Size: 11.7 mb mp3
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    MSU College of Human Medicine "positioned to lead the transformation of healthcare"... May 25th, 2017

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    Length: 33:25 Size: 19.1 mb mp3
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    Suzy Merchant: 2017/2018 Spartans will be "deeper, more athletic, and really talented" May 24th, 2017

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    Length: 17:30 Size: 10.0 mb mp3
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    Sue Carter: Creating the Future by Enriching but not Entitling Student-Athletes May 22nd, 2017

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    Length: 34:49 Size: 19.9 mb mp3
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    MSU Advancing Our Mobility Future May 4th, 2017

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    Length: 28:26
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    MSU Today on News/Talk 760 WJR May 4th, 2017

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    Length: 52:54 Size: 30.3mb mp3
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    Danton Cole takes the helm of his alma mater's Spartan hockey program May 3th, 2017

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    Length: 16:06
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    Big Ten Champion Spartan Women Golfers Turn Focus to NCAA Regionals May 2th, 2017

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    Length: 21:44
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    President Simon on international travel issues, state funding... April 20th, 2017

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    Length: 16:44 Size: 9.6mb mp3
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    MSU's IPPSR: Informing public policy and improving governance in Michigan February 22nd, 2017

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    Length: 18:48 Size: 10.7mb mp3
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    Spartan Volleyball is on the rise in a competitive Big Ten February 20th, 2017

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    Length: 13:00 Size: 7.4mb
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    President Simon: MSU's values will endure in "interesting times" February 10th, 2017

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    Length: 14:21 min Size: 8.2mb mp3
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    MSU Today on News/Talk 760 WJR January 26th, 2017

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    Length: 52:54 Size: 30.3mb mp3
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    Spartan Football's Brian Allen and Chris Frey talk athletics and academics with President Simon... January 23rd, 2017

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    Length: 28:50 Size: 16.5mb mp3
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    Rachel Croson: MSU College of Social Science "transforms the human experience and inspires leaders" January 18th, 2017

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    Length: 24:33 Size: 14mb mp3
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    Susi Elkins: "Thinking big" to get "bigger and broader" exposure for WKAR programming January 16th, 2017

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    Length: 26:12 Size: 15mb mp3
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    MSU Today on News/Talk 760 WJR January 5th, 2017

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    Length: 52:54 Size: 30.3mb mp3
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    President Simon: Growing the Value of a MSU Degree in 2017 December 5th, 2016

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    Length: 12:05 Size: 5.5mb mp3
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    MSU Today on News/Talk 760 WJR December 1st, 2016

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    Length: 52.54 Size: 30.3mb mp3

President Simon's Quarterly Message

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    President Simon: "The biggest cost of an education is not getting one." August 2nd, 2016

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    Length: 22:16 Size: 10.2mb mp3
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    President Simon: MSU mission on full display in Detroit and Flint June 14th, 2016

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    Length: 29:02 Size: 13.2mb mp3
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    President Simon says Team MSU is leading MSU through choppy waters with momentum February 15th, 2016

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    Length: 18:46 Size: 8.6mb mp3
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    President Simon is seizing on unprecedented exposure and Spartan... December 14th, 2015

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    Length: 14:12 Size: 6.5mb mp3
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    President Simon on Homecoming 2015, 50 years of preeminence in nuclear physics... October 6th, 2015

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    Length: 11:51 Size: 6.8mb mp3
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    President Simon: "The core of being a Spartan is your sense of community..." June 17th, 2015

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    Length: 21:38 Size: 9.9mb mp3
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    President Simon: "Fundamentally MSU is about people, their ideas, and their passions" February 21st, 2015

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    Length: 17:46 Size: 10.1mb mp3
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    President Simon: Working to make MSU better tomorrow than it is today April 15th, 2014

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    Length: 17:03 Size: 7.8mb mp3