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Walnut Table from the Shadows Collection Available for Auction

Michigan State University is known for its breathtaking campus with an abundance of beautiful trees and wooded areas. Arguably autumn is the most picturesque season with bursting canopies of reds, yellows and oranges from the fall leaves. To celebrate this radiant display of foliage and the tree-rich landscape, MSU Shadows is making a large walnut [...]

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​New Community Reuse Program In Effect

The MSU Surplus Store & Recycling Center invites students, faculty, staff and alumni to help eliminate waste by donating unwanted household items. The popular Community Reuse Days will now be available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday noon to 3:30 PM, Tuesday 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM and Friday 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. The donations will be [...]

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The 50th Anniversary of the Game of the Century

Duffy vs. Ara. Kill Bubba, kill!  Little Giants.  The MSU - Notre Dame rivalry dates back to 1897 and is being renewed after a three-year hiatus, so this Saturday's game  isn't lacking for inherent excitement. But when one considers that it also marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most memorable games in college [...]

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Fall Used Bike Sale - Starting September 9

The MSU Surplus Store has become famous for our Annual Bike Sale, and while this isn't quite as big, we will have used bikes starting Friday, September 9th.  Approximately 100 bikes will be available starting at 7:30 a.m. that morning and will be be restocked each following sales day (Tuesdays and Fridays). The average cost [...]

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Football Season is Almost Here and We Have Your Spartan Collectibles

It won't be long until you pull the sweatshirt out of the drawer, trade in your iced tea for hot cocoa and spend your Saturday afternoons with the the familiar timbre of George Blaha over the airwaves or perched in your seat at Spartan Stadium.  The MSU Spartans kickoff the 2016 slate on Friday, September [...]

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Student Move-in Sale and Extended Sale Hours

Summer is fading quickly and your thoughts are turning to the kick off of a new semester. As you begin to make plans to furnish your new dorm room, apartment, or house, the MSU Surplus Store should be your first stop for gently used items at bargain prices. In addition, we're extending our public sale [...]

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Arcade System Rebuild

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles This arcade was dropped off to us with missing and broken pieces. I’ve never worked on an arcade before so I figured this would be a great opportunity. Since my only experience with an arcade system was playing them, I was excited to take a look at how they [...]

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Antique Furniture for Auction

The MSU Surplus Store is known for having unique merchandise, but among our current bid items are some truly one-of-a-kind antique furniture pieces.  For complete descriptions of the 16 pieces in this collection click here. Or click on the images to go to the featured items.  Follow the directions on the page for placing bid [...]

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The Book and Media Sale

We are very excited to announce that the MSU Surplus Store will be holding the largest book and media sale in our history. Due to our enormous backlog, we’ll be making over 50,000 books available for sale, with most priced at $2. Though sorted by genre to facilitate your browsing, the vast majority of books will not be sorted [...]

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Reuse for Teachers Collection - Satuday June 25th

Help out local teachers and reduce waste by cleaning out your closets and offices. Survey data shows that public school teachers spend about $500 a year of their own money buying supplies for their classroom. We want to help teachers by promoting the reuse of items gathering dust in your home or office. The MSU Surplus [...]

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