The annual MSU College of Engineering Alumni Awards Banquet honored a third grade teacher from Midland, Michigan, and a group of eight distinguished alumni.
Give back. Save lives. Stand up for what's right. Engineer cleaner energy. Save the bees. Stop ignorance. Never give up. Fix climate change. Create musicals that inspire. Provide clean water to the world. Educate the leaders of tomorrow. Inspire the next generation.
Wow. Talk about lofty goals. Those were just a few of the hundreds of answers we got when we asked graduating Spartans what they will do to make a better tomorrow. Judging by the responses, I'm thinking we should feel pretty confident about our tomorrows when we're sending these young Spartans out into the world. For anyone worried about this generation, rest easy. Spartans have got you covered.
This year, thanks to the brilliant idea of my coworker, Ellen, we decided to find out just what kinds of things we can expect of our graduating seniors. We (well, mostly our student interns) spent a week or so before graduation hauling white boards around campus getting students to write down their plans for a better tomorrow. Like I said, wow.
I was lucky enough to have board duty outside of Breslin Center during commencement. Watching student after student come up and write his or her pledge on the board was incredibly inspirational.
My medical students ask lots of questions, but this was one I couldn't answer.
Tuberculosis currently infects about 2 billion individuals worldwide - a number that may surprise a lot of people.
The Michigan State baseball team dropped its final road game of the regular season, 12-1, to Central Michigan on Tuesday evening.
Fifteen high school students, all of whom are from either the state of Wyoming or the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, were each recently awarded a STARR Charitable Foundation Scholarship to attend MSU.
The "next generation" of wearable technology, known as "HeadScan," is being developed by a team of engineers at MSU. Unlike existing technology, this is radio-based, which means it's less intrusive, better able to protect one's privacy and more comfortable to wear.
Foreign language teachers play a pivotal role in creating global citizens, but some teachers lack confidence in their ability to speak in their nonnative tongue, which could undermine the quality of language instruction, MSU researchers argue.
The city of Flint has been selected by Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to take part in a new Invest Health initiative and Michigan State University is helping to lead the way.
A trendsetter in the American Osteopathic Association, a faculty member with 35 years of leadership, and an alumnus who has given extraordinary service to the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine - all have received the Walter F. Patenge Medal of Public Service, the college's highest honor.
While serving as a U.S. Marine, Leonard Bernard Graham III decided on his life path to become a Spartan nurse and set a course to achieve it. When his life ended tragically at age 24, his parents wanted to keep his memory alive in a way that would be meaningful to him.
Sekhar Chivukula will be recommended as associate provost for undergraduate education and dean of undergraduate studies.
MSU's game at Notre Dame Stadium on Sept. 17 will begin at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC.
MSU heads to CMU on Tuesday for the final road game of the regular season.
Haggerty, Brashear Join MSU volleyball program for upcoming season.
New advances in packaging at MSU can help produce stay fresh longer.
Michigan State University professors and the Lansing Police Department are working together on a research project that addresses elder abuse and neglect in the area.
The "food hub" model is proving to be financially successful across a variety of legal structures and markets, according to a newly published report from the MSU Center for Regional Food Systems and the Wallace Center at Winrock International.
A rare, severe form of pulmonary hypertension, which up until now, has only been classified as a human lung disease, has also been discovered in dogs according to a Michigan State University study.
Grades for spring semester have been processed, and media outlets can view the MSU Dean's List and Graduate List online.