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MSU forensic entomologist is helping solve a cold case

January 17, 2019 - 2:22pm
In an attempt to solve the cold case for an episode of their series, investigators and the show’s producers contacted Eric Benbow, MSU entomology professor and forensic entomologist.
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The path ahead

January 17, 2019 - 2:14pm
In life, sometimes the path ahead is straight, clear and smooth. If you’re lucky enough to find yourself on one of those paths, by all means, take it – they are few and far between. More likely, the roads are filled with twists, turns, setbacks and uncertainty. The best anyone can do is to keep moving forward with unwavering determination and hope for an end that makes the journey worth it.  
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Engler resigns as interim president; Board of Trustees appoints Satish Udpa as acting president

January 17, 2019 - 5:32am
The board voted unanimously to appoint Satish Udpa, currently executive vice president for administrative services, as acting president.
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Social scientist donates to his childhood school in Pakistan

January 16, 2019 - 2:24pm
Fayyaz Hussain, associate professor in the Center for Integrative Studies and an alumnus of the Department of Sociology in the College of Social Science at Michigan State University, has donated $25,000 to his former school in rural Pakistan after a visit to the country last year.
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New exhibition addresses environmental issues, sustainability, water and land rights

January 16, 2019 - 12:36pm
The lineage of thinking around the interconnectivity and complexity of whole earth systems form the basis for artist Oscar Tuazon's current conceptual and material research. His forthcoming exhibition at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU further builds on these ideas.
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Two Honors College students nominated for national fellowships

January 16, 2019 - 11:44am
MSU has nominated two Honors College seniors for the nationally competitive James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program.
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MSU opens new design lab

January 16, 2019 - 11:38am
A one-of-a-kind collaboration with Apple Inc. is providing valuable experience to MSU University students who are designing and developing apps as part of MSU’s iOS Design Lab.
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MSU’s advanced mobility ecosystem on display at 2019 NAIAS

January 16, 2019 - 10:17am
MSU is highlighting how it is transforming its 5,200-acre campus into a connected ecosystem for new mobility solutions during AutoMobili-D at the 2019 North American International Auto Show at Detroit’s Cobo Center until Jan. 17. 
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High pesticide exposure among farmers linked to poor sense of smell later

January 16, 2019 - 8:37am
An MSU study is the first to show an association between unusually high pesticide exposure and poor sense of smell among aging farmers.
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Lawrence Drzal named fellow of National Academy of Inventors

January 15, 2019 - 10:56am
Lawrence Drzal, professor at MSU's College of Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors class of 2018. 
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MSU’s Ariel Robbins receives national advising award

January 15, 2019 - 10:44am
Ariel Robbins, academic advisor in the MSU College of Natural Science and the Charles Drew Science Scholars Program, has been selected for the National Academic Advising Association, or NACADA, Great Lakes Region 5 Excellence in Advising award.
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India recognizes MSU professor for work in advancing fire safety

January 15, 2019 - 10:03am
Venkatesh Kodur, MSU professor in the College of Engineering, was honored for his work in advancing fire safety in concrete materials and structural systems during two special ceremonies in India.
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MSU online graduate programs rank top 25 in nation

January 14, 2019 - 2:42pm
MSU's education, criminal justice, nursing and business online graduate programs earned national recognition on U.S. News & World Report's latest ranking.
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Science gets shut down right along with the federal government

January 14, 2019 - 8:57am
Ongoing wildlife studies are one kind of federally funded research that’s sidelined during a shutdown, according to a Conversation piece written by Angela Wilson, MSU chemist.
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'The One and Only Ivan" Comes to Wharton Center

January 11, 2019 - 3:20pm
Lions, tigers and gorillas, oh my! The best selling novel, "The One and Only Ivan" takes to the Wharton Center stage in this new Lifeline Theatre production.
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TOME award recipients announced

January 11, 2019 - 1:33pm
Michigan State University’s first three recipients of the Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem Award, or TOME, have been selected.
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Gene therapy could eliminate drug side effect in Parkinson’s patients

January 11, 2019 - 12:30pm
An MSU researcher has received a $2.8 million federal grant to develop a gene therapy that could reduce and possibly eliminate a frustrating side effect of a drug commonly prescribed to Parkinson’s patients.
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Slavery to Freedom lecture series brings notable speakers to East Lansing

January 11, 2019 - 9:46am
A journalist, civil rights activist and a spiritual leader will speak at MSU in February during the College of Osteopathic Medicine’s annual free public lecture series. 
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Calling it a 'war on science' has consequences

January 11, 2019 - 8:36am
While we may fully agree as individuals that current approaches to science policy seem deeply problematic, we also wonder as communication scholars whether it makes strategic sense to call the current situation a “war.”
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Student entrepreneurs showcase startups at CES Las Vegas

January 10, 2019 - 9:46am
Three student startup teams from MSU are participating in the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, where they are showcasing their innovative projects and start-up ventures. 
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