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2000-2009

  • April 3, 2000 - MSU Mens Basketball team wins NCAA Championship.
  • 2001 - Women’s Cross Country Big Ten Champions
  • 2001 - Women’s Golf Big Ten Champions
  • 2004 - New Isotope observed at Cycloton
  • 2005 - Enrollment reaches 45,000
  • 2005 - Lou Anna K. Simon was elected the university’s first female president.
  • March 2005 - MSU Women’s Basketball Team Wins Big Ten Tournament
  • August 25, 2005 - The New Sparty Statue is Revealed
  • October 21, 2005 - Residential College for Arts and Humanities founded
  • 2007 - Donation for the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
  • 2007 - Women’s Golf Big Ten Champions
  • 2007 - Albert Fert awarded Nobel Prize in Physics
  • 2007 - Chicano/Latino studies doctoral program established
  • 2007 - The university established the Center for Gender in Global Context.
  • April 7, 2007 - NCAA Men’s Hockey Champions
  • 2008 - Paolucci Building/Home Management House Razed
  • 2008 - MSU finished 29th in the U.S. Sports Academy Directors’ Cup
  • December 10, 2008 - Announcement of the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB)