The Office of the Secretary for Academic Governance launched their new website on October 1, 2014. Formerly in HTML, the new site was built with the Drupal Content Management System (CMS). Each committee has a direct link to their description within the bylaws, a listing of minutes and agendas for the past 10 years, current members and a list of upcoming meeting dates for the academic year. The site also includes a calendar that displays all of the upcoming committees' meetings in a calendar view as well as a chronological listing. The Academic Governance Office is now working with DECS on further development of the Current Topics section to include detailed statuses of each topic such as: under review, referred to by another office and related voting information.
Since its inception in 1968, the Diversity Programs Office (DPO) has positively impacted the academic, professional, and personal growth of tens of thousands of underrepresented minority students through a range of programs. See their website to learn more about the services they offer.
The Featured Fellows website was built with a responsive design and "Metro Style" homepage where visitors can easily search the site by a named fellow, a fellowship or by the college. There are also highlights for recent news, a news archives listing and links to seven social media sites for the MSU Graduate School.
The Honors College at Michigan State University – one of the nation’s most distinctive and extensive honors programs – serves academically talented, committed students who wish to pursue and achieve academic excellence. The Honors College strives to ensure an enriched academic and social experience for its members and to create an environment that fosters active, innovative learning.
The Honors College Debate Team and Spartan Debate Institute website is a unique combination of a splash page with a rotating feature along with links to each of the two main site landing pages, "Debate" and "Spartan Debate Institute" (SDI). Each one of the main landing pages also has its own rotating feature with photos of the past winning teams and high school summer programs.
With an upgraded version of the Drupal Content Management System, the Mechanical Engineering department website has a new design and functionality. Now with a responsive design theme, the new site can be viewed easily on a wide range of devices - anything from desktop computer monitors to tablets and mobile phones.
The new site homepage has a large rotating feature, news feeds for both general and research-related news items, as well as interchangeable photo banners across the top of the inside landing pages.
Using math and science to solve problems and figure things out is engineering. If you are curious about the world around you and how things work, you might have what it takes to be a great engineer some day! Check out the website to learn more about what engineers do and ways to get involved.
The College of Engineering, a constituent of a major research and teaching university, is an unprecedented learning environment. With the wide array of today's successful news and highlights, it is obvious that the College of Engineering members are pioneering leaders, embracing Michigan State University's tradition of advancing knowledge and transforming lives through innovative teaching, research and outreach.
Since 1906, the Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering (BAE) has responded to the changing needs of society by integrating and applying principles of engineering and biology in a systems context. Today, biosystems engineers at MSU solve complex, rapidly-changing problems related to food quality and safety, ecosystems protection, homeland security and health protection, biomass utilization, and renewable energy development.
The National/International Fellowship & Scholarship (NIFS) office helps interested students (graduate and undergraduate) to pursue major national and international opportunities by providing information and direct support throughout the fellowship application process for over 20 competitive awards.