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(MPRN-Lansing) State lawmakers want to overhaul how three major universities select their governing bodies. This stems from ongoing criticism of Michigan State University’s handling of sexual assault complaints. 

Hundreds Gather To Voice Opposition to MSU

Feb 2, 2018
Sign on the Michigan State University Campus, Branislav Ondrasik, Wikimedia Commons
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(MPRN-East Lansing) The pressure on Michigan State University to overhaul its administration continued Thursday night. Hundreds gathered to voice their opposition and frustration with the school in a townhall-style event. 


(MPRN-Meridian Township) Meridian township apologized to a victim of Larry Nassar Thursday. The department says they mishandled a complaint brought against the former sports doctor in 2004. 

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State Representative Jon Hoadley says survivors should be at center of the investigations of Michigan State University. The Kalamazoo Democrat says the goal should be to figure out the systemic failure that led to sexual abuse. 

MSU Students, Faculty Protest Engler Appointment

Jan 31, 2018
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Former Governor John Engler spent his first day as interim president of Michigan State University dealing with campus controversy over the appointment.

The announcement comes a week after Lou Anna Simon stepped down. That was part of the fallout from a scandal about how the school handled complaints of sexual abuse by former sports doctor Larry Nassar.