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For the third summer in a row, Communication Arts and Sciences students traveled to India, home of the internationally known Bollywood industry, to participate in a production-based study abroad program.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has a wide lead over businessman Donald Trump among likely Michigan voters, winning support from women, educated and non-white voters, a new MSU State of the State Survey shows.
MSU has four finalists for a pair of highly competitive graduate school scholarships - two for the Mitchell Scholarship and two for the Rhodes Scholarship.
When student journalists from MSU gather Nov. 8 to cover this year's election, it will mark a pair of firsts.
The Honors College will host its 23rd installment of Sharper Focus/Wider Lens with "Looking at Flint: The Past, Present and Future of the City" at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 in the MSU Union Ballroom.
MSU's Michigan Political Leadership Program will host a postelection wrap-up discussion Nov. 11 at the East Lansing Marriott.
Polysorbate, a safe additive found in everything from ice cream to cosmetics, has been proven to slow the toxic effects of E. coli poisoning.
A documentary on the remarkable life of Hubert Roberts, a Flint man who overcame prison time and a life-threatening illness to become a mentor to young men in his struggling hometown, will debut Friday in Flint.
With the Nov. 8 election fast approaching, MSU has a host of experts who can discuss election issues.
The brains of wild cats don't necessarily respond to the same evolutionary pressures as those of their fellow mammals, humans and primates, indicates a surprising new study led by an MSU neuroscientist.
An MSU researcher is challenging a widely held African belief that a spinal tap, a procedure safely used to treat other diseases, could suck the brain from the base of the skull and cause death in malaria patients.
Using the largest computer in Japan - one of the most powerful in the world - research led by an MSU scientist has achieved breakthroughs in understanding how proteins are affected by realistic biological environments. The work is a significant step forward in simulating biology in a computer.
Research conducted at the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory at MSU has shed new light on the structure of the nucleus, that tiny congregation of protons and neutrons found at the core of every atom.
The MSU Department of Theatre is hosting its eighth annual Haunted Auditorium Friday-Monday.
While MSU's newly opened Bio Engineering Facility will bring together dozens of researchers from across the campus representing a wide range of disciplines, their mission will be the same: To conduct futuristic, cutting-edge research that will improve or even save the lives of millions of people around the globe.
Every fall, the Sams family gathers at Spartan Stadium to watch their patriarch, Lt. Gen. Ronald Sams, don his faithful Spartan Marching Band jacket, dust off his trombone and march onto the field. It's the Alumni Band Reunion Saturday and Ron, his wife Diane and their children Robert and Laura - all alumni - never miss it.
Holy wow I work with some competitive people! I mentioned a few weeks ago I was planning a supersized campus scavenger hunt for my colleagues. Last Thursday, laughing in the face of the rain that threatened, teams of my coworkers went all out like they were competing for $1 million instead of some candy and a Starbucks gift card. Like true Spartans, they were smart, creative and bold. They worked together brilliantly and refused to give up - running back to Olds Hall red-faced and breathing heavily from their efforts.
They hunted for things, convinced strangers to help them, took photos, found hidden-away places and uncovered answers they were seeking. Their wills to succeed propelled them to keep going. In the end, one team had more points than the others (shoutout to Team Spar-Duck-Us) but I think everyone had plenty of wins along the way. Whether it was finding a hidden ribbon, tracking down the prostrate pigweed plant or locating the "Bird," sculpture, everyone had winning moments of discovery - and hopefully some fun.
Beans are a long way from my first 18 years at MSU when I researched pickling cucumbers. My program focused on improving the productivity and the "crunch" of pickling cucumbers. While Michigan is actually the second largest pickling cucumber producer and processor in the U.S., we all know that pickles are not going to overcome global hunger and malnutrition.
Michigan State University alumni Dan and Jennifer Gilbert today announced a $15 million donation from their family foundation to impact and elevate student success and one of the nation's elite basketball programs.
My initial passion for just helping people in general was actually Star Wars. Just seeing all the Jedi help people so nobly and they were always doing it so freely. I always thought it was super cool as a kid. I always wanted to be a Jedi.