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MSU’s Global Impact Initiative Recruits 70 New Faculty

In just three years, the Global Impact Initiative (GI2) has led to the hiring of more than 70 new research faculty at Michigan State University. They’ve come from…

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Shane Crandall

New Discovery Deepens Understanding of Brain

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

An exploration of the deepest and most-mysterious layer of the cortex in mice by researchers at Michigan State University and Brown University has revealed new circuits that may…

Stephanie Nawyn

African Immigrants: Race and Gender Impact Economic Success

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Africans represent one of the fastest-growing immigrant groups in the United States, but women far outpace men for securing high-skilled jobs and earnings growth, indicates a new study…

Norbert Kaminski, director of the center for ntegrated toxicology, discusses his research on Thursday June 20, 2013.

Marijuana May Help HIV Patients Keep Mental Stamina Longer

Monday, December 11, 2017

A chemical found in marijuana, known as tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, has been found to potentially slow the process in which mental decline can occur in up to 50…

Mark Skidmore

MSU Scholar Finds $21 Trillion in Unauthorized Federal Spending

Monday, December 11, 2017

Earlier this year, a Michigan State University economist, working with graduate students and a former government official, found $21 trillion in unauthorized spending in the departments of Defense…

William Chopik

Discrimination Harms Your Health – And Your Partner’s

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Discrimination not only harms the health and well-being of the victim, but the victim’s romantic partner as well, indicates new research led by a Michigan State University scholar….

New Discovery from Michigan’s First, Full Bee Census

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The first complete bee census, led by Michigan State University scientists, confirmed a new species and revealed that the actual number of bee species in Michigan exceeded earlier…