Michigan State Spartans Football Victory in Ann Arbor

Derek Mehraban's picture
Instructor
10/22/2015
Google, Social Media

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Hope you enjoyed the exciting game this weekend between Michigan State University and the University of Michigan football teams. Curious what you thought of the game? 

Here's a great new highlight video that shows the finish and celebration, including Coach Dantonio in the locker room post game. 

 

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When I edited it, i accidentally deleted my pinterest board. Therefore, I have to redo it.

In Pinterest, when you delete a board, it cannot be found. It is so hurt.

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I am very new to Pinterest to say the least. Through searches of relevant content, I find mostly infographics. They're great, but I was wondering if they would be sufficient for the final exam? How can I find other material and what other material will you be looking for? Photos, articles etc...?

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Side note- it was very weird not watching any Spartan Football this past weekend.... with that being said, #BeatNebraska

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http://techcrunch.com/2013/05/18/hell-no-tumblr-users-wont-go-to-yahoo/

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Derek Mehraban's picture
Instructor
10/22/2015
Google, Social Media