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Camille Emig of Grand Rapids is a good example of the tech talent that companies will soon be fighting to hire.
MSU works to attract talent like freshman Camille Emig into the STEM fields.
MSU is working with Zeke, a 12-year-old boy who has no arms or legs, to help him be more independent.
MSU is working with Zeke, a 12-year-old boy with no arms or legs, to help him be more independent.
Michigan State University senior Rebecca Carlson is one of 12 students nationwide to be named a Hertz Fellow.
Rebecca Carlson is one of 12 students nationwide to be named a Hertz Fellow for advanced studies.
John R. Thome, a Michigan native, was an undergraduate mechanical engineering student when he became the University of Surrey’s first exchange student from Michigan State in 1974.
A Spartan Engineer is featured as England's University of Surrey celebrates a 50th anniversary.
Eleven receive top honors during 2017 Engineering Awards Luncheon.
Eleven receive top honors during 2017 Engineering Awards Luncheon.
Consumers Energy Foundation invests $250,000 in CoRe first-year engineering experience.
Consumers Energy Foundation invests $250,000 in CoRe first-year engineering experience.
Mehrnaz Ghamami tapped for national role on transportation energy and alternative fuels and technologies.
Mehrnaz Ghamami named to national role on transportation energy, alternative fuels and technologies.
Rebecca Anthony, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering in the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award to research nanostructure manufacturing that will make LED lights more efficient and versatile.
Rebecca Anthony receives $500,000 NSF CAREER Award to research nanostructure manufacturing.
Student teams from the College of Engineering are already working in collaboration with our faculty and infrastructure employees on using the arrays to research topics such as new power inverter technology.
Engineering students collaborating on MSU's new solar array project that could save $10 million.
 Aging faces could increase security risks, MSU's biometrics experts discovers.
Aging faces could increase security risks.
   AES major Hew Hamilton takes the $1,000 grand prize at February’s Hatching event for entrepreneurs.
AES major Hew Hamilton takes $1,000 grand prize at February’s Hatching event for entrepreneurs.
The MSU Society of Women Engineers hosted the 2017 Evening With Industry on Feb. 22, 2017.
Dozens of students were honored at the spring banquet, hosted by the Society of Women Engineers.
Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE) receives its first graduate fellowship.
Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE) receives its first graduate fellowship.
2017 VEX Robotics champions in Michigan in 2017 are teams 98725B, Rochester Hills Christian School, 244A, Grandville Community Education and 69, Bloomfield Hills. They will represent Michigan at world games in Kentucky in April.
Congratulations to the 2017 Michigan VEX Robotics high school and middle school championship teams.
University Distinguished Professor Anil Jain and his team modified their human facial recognition system to create LemurFaceID, the first computer facial recognition system that correctly identifies more than 100 individual lemurs with 98.7 percent accuracy.
Anil Jain and team modified the human facial recognition system to protect lemurs using LemurFaceID.
 ’01 Spartan Engineering graduate Salil Prabhakar is helping make iris recognition technology available worldwide.
’01 Spartan Engineer Salil Prabhakar helping make iris recognition technology available worldwide.
Spartan Engineering will celebrate the contributions of science and engineering during EWeek, Feb. 18-25.
Spartan Engineering celebrates science and engineering during EWeek 2017, Feb. 19-25.
Research by ECE assistant professor Chuan Wang is making it possible to produce stretchable smart fabrics on a standard printer, a potential cost advantage over current technologies.
Chuan Wang, of ECE, thinks printing your own smart tablet won't be much of a stretch.
 Wei Liao, from biosystems and ag engineering, advises the MSU testing program that is helping shape the future of renewable energy.
Wei Liao advises testing program that is using brewery wastewater to produce algae as clean energy.
Chemical engineering major Rebecca Carlson is vying for a national Hertz Foundation Fellowship.
Chemical engineering major Rebecca Carlson is vying for a national Hertz Foundation Fellowship.
Darrell Donahue, chair of biosystems and agricultural engineering, is also the new director of the MSU Institute of Water Research.
Biosystems chair Darrell Donahue named new director of MSU Institute of Water Research.
Lansing’s WLNS TV 6 is Celebrating Spartans in February by showcasing MSU’s new Bio Engineering Facility and its leader, Christopher Contag.
Lansing’s TV 6 is Celebrating Spartans by showcasing Christopher Contag of biomedical engineering.
MSU to host VEX Robotics State Championships on Feb. 19 in Jenison Field House.
MSU to host VEX Robotics State Championships on Feb. 19 in Jenison Field House.
Congratulations to Bradley Marks and Charles Ofria, winners of the MSU 2017 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Awards.
Bradley Marks and Charles Ofria named MSU 2017 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award winners.
Two from civil engineering - left: Steven Stapleton and right: Tim Gates - earn honors at Transportation Research Board annual meeting.
Two from civil engineering earn honors at Transportation Research Board annual meeting.

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