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Kellie Boyd has always liked helping people. That's why she studied psychology at Michigan State and then earned a master's degree in counseling from MSU. She has worked most of her career with nonprofit organizations focused on counseling and assisting those in need.
Some college students backpack through Europe after graduation. MSU alumnus Derek Blalock decided to bike across America to raise money and awareness for a nonprofit foundation to provide heart screening for teens.
School districts are failing to address the discipline gap between students of color and white students - in some cases even blocking researchers from gathering data on the troubling trend, an MSU scholar argues in a new paper.
MSU College of Veterinary Medicine associate professor Bo Norby has been selected to attend the White House One Health Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship, which takes place today.
Here's today's MSU High 5 - a morning hello and the fastest way to get you up to speed with what's happening at MSU.
Four more entries punched their ticket for Eugene, Ore., for the NCAA Championships as the MSU track and field program concluded action Saturday at the 2015 NCAA East Preliminary Round at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla.
Former Spartan basketball standout Steve Smith has been named as one of three winners of the 2015 Mannie Jackson - Basketball's Human Spirit Award, it was announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame May 27.
The Big Ten Conference released the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015 spring sports on May 28.
A former student has honored one of the world's foremost authorities on pattern recognition, computer vision, and biometric recognition with the creation of The Anil K. Jain Endowed Graduate Fellowship endowed fund.
A first-of-its-kind study by MSU business scholars suggests online gambling would benefit from better government regulation.
Representatives from some of the world's largest research funding agencies, including the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation, will be at MSU Wednesday and Thursday to advise faculty on how to expand their international research opportunities.
In the past 50 years, approximately 225 new birds have been discovered, more than half of these from South America. Of these discoveries, Pamela Rasmussen, MSU integrative biologist, is tied for the third-highest total in the world with 10 - and is ranked first for birds discovered in Asia.
Rachel Reams has been named the director of the MSU Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health, or DCPAH.
Landscape gardener Tammy Hazel's responsibilities in the athletic areas of campus never stop.
David Bering-Porter, assistant professor of film studies in the MSU Department of English, has been awarded a 2015-16 Lilly Fellowship.
The MSU Community Music School will host the 13th Annual Eric "RicStar" Winter Music Therapy Camp June 8-13. The RicStar Camp welcomes individuals of all ages with special needs as well as their siblings.
Do you get impulsive when you're upset? If so, this could be putting you at risk for binge eating.
According to Kelly Klump, professor of psychology at MSU and senior author, the more impulsive you are, the more likely it is you'll binge eat when experiencing negative feelings.
Lydia Weiss, former educational program coordinator of the Women's Resource Center, has been appointed as the center's interim director, effective immediately.
In a full sprint toward increasing rider participation and fundraising for Michigan State University College of Human Medicine's skin cancer research program, on Saturday, June 27, the MSU Gran Fondo will enter its third year of becoming West Michigan's biggest and best cycling event.
Michigan's leading research universities are magnets for top-notch talent, attracting, developing and retaining highly skilled individuals to propel Michigan's economy into the future, a new report confirms.