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MSU’s Besley Named AAAS Fellow

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
John Besley named AAAS Fellow

John Besley, the Ellis N. Brandt Chair in Public Relations and associate professor in the Department of Advertising and Public Relations, has been named a Fellow of the…

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Alumna, Undergrad Earn International Research Scholarships

Monday, November 20, 2017
Clara Lepard and Celia Hallan

A Michigan State University alumna and a senior have earned prestigious scholarships to pursue graduate study abroad. Clara Lepard, an Honors College alumna who earned a degree in…

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MSU Gets $3.2M to Improve Stevia Taste, U.S. Production

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
stevia plant

Michigan State University researchers will use a $3.2 million Specialty Crop Research Initiative grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture to help make stevia…

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MSU’s Grimm Gets Lifetime Achievement Award for ‘Bias Busters’

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Joe Grimm

The Macomb Immigrant Service Center will present its 2017 “E Pluribus Unum” Lifetime Achievement Award to Joe Grimm, a Michigan State University School of Journalism editor in residence,…

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Exercise Could Help with Depression Symptoms

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Carol Janney

More mental health providers may want to take a closer look at including exercise in their patients’ treatment plans, a new study suggests. Michigan State University and University…

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MSU Gets NSF Grant to Improve College, Workforce Readiness

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Barbara Schneider

Michigan State University will use a $1.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to help more low-income and minority high school students enroll in college. Led by…

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Wine Lovers Should Trust Their Palates, Not ‘Experts’

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Allan Sherwin and Carl Borchrevink

The traditional pairing of wine and food too often misses the mark – leaving people confused and intimated – and should be scrapped in favor of a more…

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MSU Prof Gets Top Honor from Romanian University

Monday, November 6, 2017
Roger Hamlin (left)

Michigan State University professor emeritus Roger Hamlin was presented with a degree honoris causa, one of the highest honors that a European university can award an individual, from Babes-Bolyai…

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MSU Hearing Aid Technology To Eliminate Background Noise

Monday, October 30, 2017
Mi Zhang, assistant professor of engineering, Xiao Zeng, doctoral student in engineering (“Tebxunion” t-shirt), Kai Cao, post-doctorate student (gray collar shirt) and Haochen Sun, undergraduate student (black t-shirt, glasses) analyze at an audio waveform on Friday October 6, 2017.

For hearing aid users, holding a conversation in a busy crowd is impossible: the unfiltered environment can be a confusion of unwanted voices and annoying disturbances. Mi Zhang,…

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Enslaved: People of the Historic Slave Trade

Friday, October 27, 2017

Walter Hawthorne, Professor of African History and Chairperson of the Department of History, presents his latest research to the MSU Board of Trustees on October 27, 2017. Hawthorne…

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