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Breslin Center Practice Floor - Update 7/24

Due to the amount of interest in the remaining 160 sections of flooring from the practice basketball courts at Breslin Center there will be a random drawing of names for the right to purchase a single section at $20. Registration for the drawing begins Monday, July 24 and ends Monday, July 31 at 11:59 p.m. [...]

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MSU Surplus Book Sale - Day 2

Day 1 of the sale went amazing! Many people came out and bought thousands of books despite the weather. The sale will continue Monday from 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm, and Tuesday from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm! There's still plenty to buy, so come on out and get a bunch of books for [...]

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Featured Markdown Auction Book: Lone Ranger Collection by Fran Striker (1939-1949)

With less than 24 hours to go, we're still rolling out books, most at $2 and under. But as previously mentioned we're making some of our more collectible books available in our Markdown Auction. For an explanation of the Markdown Auction, please see our earlier blog post. We're excited about all of our Markdown Auction [...]

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Featured Markdown Auction Book: Memorials of the Grand River Valley by Franklin Everett (1878)

The tables are full of books, the signs and maps are being printed and we're getting really excited about the 2nd Annual Book Sale this Saturday, July 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. As mentioned earlier, one new twist we're adding is the opportunity to bid on some of our more collectible books, or [...]

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Featured Markdown Auction Book: History of Wayne County and the City of Detroit, Michigan, Volumes I-V.

With the MSU Surplus Store Book Sale only a few days away, we're excited to feature another item available in our Markdown Auction. For an explanation of the Markdown Auction, please see our earlier blog post.A five-volume set of the 1930 edition of the History of Wayne County and the City of Detroit Michigan, edited by Clarence and [...]

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Featured Markdown Auction Book: To Beg I am Ashamed

To make the MSU Surplus Store Book Sale this coming Saturday, July 22, even more interesting for our book-loving customers, we will be auctioning off between 10-15 high-value books. For an explanation of the Markdown Auction, please see our earlier blog post.  One of the books available for auction is this controversial title. To Beg I [...]

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Markdown Book Auction: A Fun New Element of the MSU Book Sale on July 22

To make the MSU Surplus Store Book Sale this coming Saturday, July 22, even more interesting for our book-loving customers, we will be auctioning off between 10-15 high-value books.  The auction will follow a markdown format. Each book will have a determined high-point opening bid. If there are no buyers at the opening price, the price [...]

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Breslin Center Practice Floor - Update 7/17

Basketball Floor Update - 7/17/2017 3:00 p.m.We’ve got good news and bad news.Some good news: We now have all of the remaining sections in our building. Customers who purchased sections on Friday can pick them up, with receipt, Tuesday (7:30-5:30), Wednesday and Thursday (noon-3:30) and Friday (7:30-3:30). All remaining sections that have been paid for, must be picked [...]

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Now Hiring! - MSU Surplus Store Computer Department Sales Associate

The position has been filled.The MSU Surplus Store is looking for someone to provide customer service in the our computer department. The ideal candidate will be able to answer customer questions regarding computer inventory available for sale; troubleshoot customer’s computer-related problems, offer appropriate solutions and stock the sales floor. Necessary skills and knowledge: Possess a conversant [...]

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Tri-leg Waterfall Side Table from the Shadows Collection is Now Available at Auction

The MSU Surplus Store is continuing to make furniture from the MSU Shadows Collection available for auction. For spring we feature this stylish Tri-leg Waterfall Side Table. Made from English oak, it measures 22" tall to the top shelf and 16.5" to the lower shelf. Both shelves are 25.75" wide and 19.5" deep. The distance [...]

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