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Four MSU students pursuing STEM-related degrees have been nominated for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. All students are members of the Honors College.
When the heart fails, the most endangered organ is the brain, according to Joshua Reynolds, MSU assistant professor of emergency medicine.
The following MSU experts can discuss various aspects of the legislation and its impact on Michigan's economy.
Julia McAnallen, graduate career services coordinator, talks about how she helps Ph.D. students find jobs.
So what are you doing today? What's on your agenda? So far, my day has involved shoveling snow, (yet again!), a somewhat slow and slippery drive to campus, a quick staff meeting, snapping the above photo out the window of my building and now I'm at my desk doing some writing. Later on I'll probably go to the gym, shovel some more, take the dog out and hang out with my family. Eh, it's not that exciting, but it is my day.
A year ago today, I was in Kigali, Rwanda with my coworkers covering a story about MSU research that's helping the country grow better beans. Three years ago I was visiting my daughter at college in Glasgow, Scotland. Seven years ago I was recovering from having my first ICD put in. Fifteen years ago I was celebrating my three-month anniversary as an MSU employee. Twenty years ago I was dropping my toddler off at daycare and heading into work at a U.S. senator's office. Twenty-nine years ago I was in the second month of my second semester as an MSU freshman.
When you're a Spartan, you never know what the day might hold. If it's this Friday you might be listening to President Obama when he visits campus to sign the Farm Bill. You might be in class or teaching a class. You might be treating patients in Zambia or maybe flying a jet off an aircraft carrier. You might be having a baby or celebrating your 75th birthday. You might be helping youth in Detroit or researching ways to cure disease.
From the moment I could walk and talk, I planned on having a career in the theatre. I studied acting, music and dance from early on in elementary school through to the completion of my bachelor's degree at Sarah Lawrence College. But the advent of the AIDS epidemic in New York City put my plans for life on the stage on permanent hold.
MSU has launched The Spartan Advocate - an informative and interactive site developed to educate and galvanize Spartan faithful on current issues in the Legislature and provide the tools necessary to help them communicate to policymakers, media and community groups the importance of supporting MSU and higher education.
MSU will share a $2.9 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a system of measuring student performance for a new set of K-12 science standards.
Over winter break, we went on an adventure to New Zealand! There were no hobbits involved, but it was part of MSU's Natural Science in New Zealand study abroad program,
Ten MSU faculty members will be honored for their outstanding contributions to education and research with William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards at the annual MSU Awards Convocation Feb. 11.
Snow-covered trees cast shadows onto Linton Hall during a rare moment of winter sun on Feb. 3, 2014. Photo by Lisa Mulcrone
On Feb. 7, President Barack Obama will travel to Michigan State University to sign the Farm Bill.
Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to Wharton Center as part of the MSU Federal Credit Union Broadway at Wharton Center Series.
MSU's Department of Theatre will present "Cyrano De Bergerac," its first production in the newly renovated Fairchild Theatre.
At midnight Nov. 6, MSU embarked on a special video documentary that aimed to capture a day in the life of Spartans all over the world.
Obesity is a known risk factor for many cancers including colon cancer, yet the reasons behind the colon cancer link have often remained unclear.
MSU redshirt freshman Aerial Powers was recognized as the Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday.
The Michigan State University Debate Team recently took top honors at a tournament hosted by Indiana University and was runner-up in the Weber Round Robin held in Utah.
Like an echo in a grand concert hall, the tragic stories of Holocaust victims continue to reverberate, and Justin Rito is listening.
Big data is changing the field of ecology. The shift is dramatic enough to warrant the creation of an entirely new field: macrosystems ecology.