The Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute at MSU has joined forces with ResearchMatch, a national registry that is designed to bring volunteers together with researchers who are working toward advancing new health treatments.
MSU men's tennis head coach Gene Orlando announced winners for the 2013-14 team awards June 5.
Eran Andrechek, a physiology professor in the College of Human Medicine at MSU, has discovered that many of the various mouse models used in breast cancer research can replicate several characteristics of the human disease, especially at the gene level.
MSU senior field hockey players Allie Ahern, Abby Barker and Becky Stiles have been recognized as some of the top field hockey athletes in the country and were selected to compete in the US Women's National Field Hockey Championship.
In size, the East Lansing Food Co-op is a mere speck compared to the more than 180,000 square feet that makes up the Meijer in Okemos. But it, along with other small grocers in the area, still draws students and locals in on a daily basis.
Just Do it. I'm lovin' it. Have a Coke and a smile. Got Milk? Melts in your mouth, not in your hands. Think different. Tastes great, less filling. Don't leave home without it. Think outside the bun. Because I'm worth it.
Advertising. Love it or hate it or even fast-forward through it, but you'll never escape it. Americans are exposed to thousands of advertising images and sounds every single day. Television, radio, magazines, billboards, websites, the sides of buses, ballpark walls, clothing-ads are everywhere.
In just 30 seconds, ads have the ability to evoke emotion and feeling. Who hasn't found themselves tearing up watching a Hallmark commercial or the Budweiser ad with the puppy and the horse? Or the Pampers Mother's Day ad? And don't get me started on Sarah McLachlan and the anti-animal abuse commercial-I literally have to change the channel to avoid crumbling into a weeping wreck on the floor.
Advertising can also make us smile or laugh, like the mini Darth Vader starting up a Volkswagen, Betty White hawking Snickers or a whole slew of beer and Doritos commercials.
The morning of the May 2014 commencement, I was privileged to have breakfast with one of our department's distinguished alumni. He currently serves as president and CEO of the National Parks Conservation Association. We talked about an idea he had to get this department involved in a fabulous project with a potential for both national impact and national visibility. With his help and guidance, we could do something good, not only for this department but for the broader society in which we function.
Students in the Advanced Creative: Media I class received real-world experience this past spring by designing graphics for the GET Longboards company in Grand Rapids, Mich.
MSU students Aja Harper and Damon Adams photograph spring blossoms in front of the Delia Koo International Academic Center on May 28, 2014.
The Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization Program for the Bio-Economy, launched by MSU and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, announces the first three BioAg projects selected for grants to help make them broadly available for consumer use.
Felipe Lopez Sustaita was recently honored as the 2014 College Assistance Migrant Program Scholars Initiative Scholar during the 14th Annual MSU CAMP Recognition Ceremony. He is the first MSU CAMP Scholar to earn a doctorate degree.
First held in summer 2013 as MSU's first humanities massive open online course, "Thinking Like a Writer" has been redesigned for this summer to provide a better user experience.
Despite playing a more important role in the wake of 9/11, the security guard industry remains plagued by inadequate training and standards in many states, indicates new research by MSU criminologists.
The MSU Community Music School will host the 12th Annual Eric 'RicStar' Winter Music Therapy Camp June 9 to June 14.
Gov. Rick Snyder announced two appointments and six reappointments to the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports.
In the final day of competition at the NCAA East Preliminary Round on Saturday, three members of the MSU outdoor track and field team qualified for the NCAA Championships.
Sous Chef Jim Cummings and his staff at South Pointe dining hall worked for weeks to perfect their two chili recipes.
The Big Ten Conference announced the Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2014 spring sports on May 28. In all, 104 student-athletes were honored over the Spartans' 10 spring sports.
The American Medical Association Foundation will honor Nicolas K. Fletcher, a student representative to the Michigan State Medical Society Board of Directors, with a Minority Scholars Award at the AMA's Annual Meeting in Chicago on June 7.
MSU has been awarded $1.5 million from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to expand efforts for students in science to learn effectively and graduate successfully, especially those who belong to groups underrepresented in science.