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Nine MSU Students Awarded Fulbright Grants

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education recently awarded funding to two MSU doctoral students to support their research under the fiscal year 2015 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program. Earlier…

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Mechanical Engineers Provide Pedal-Power Threshing for Guatemala

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Pedal-Power Threshing Machine

Beginning with an age-old agricultural practice of threshing, which separates bean seeds from their pods, four mechanical engineering students added a new twist: pedal power. Designed as a…

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MSU’s Gore Studies Global Animal Trafficking

Monday, November 23, 2015
turtle

Despite his adorable appearance, Julius is not your normal household pet. A sulcata tortoise, he will grow to weigh nearly 200 pounds and measure approximately 3 feet in…

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MSU Receives $18.5M in USAID to ‘Feed’ Nigeria’s, Sengal’s Futures

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Nigerian women and baby

Michigan State University will use two grants, awarded by the U.S. Agency for International Development and totaling more than $18 million, to support two African nations as they…

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MSU’s Taylor Awarded $500,000 for Malawi Malaria Study

Friday, November 6, 2015

Terrie E. Taylor, University Distinguished Professor in Michigan State University’s Department of Osteopathic Medical Specialties, has received a $500,000 grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for the…

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100-Year-Old Drug-Use Stats Could Impact Today’s Policies

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Conducting an economic analysis of drug use is a particularly difficult endeavor, but for Michigan State University professor and economist Siddharth Chandra, it just meant taking a look…

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MSU Researchers Celebrate World Food Day, Oct. 16

Thursday, October 15, 2015
various foods

2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. World Food Day – October 16 -was established by the Food and…

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Michigan State Celebrates World Teachers’ Day

Monday, October 5, 2015
World Teachers' Day 2015

Michigan State University’s College of Education has established a reputation for excellence and visionary thinking in its efforts to improve teaching and learning across the nation and the world….

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Pandas Show Complexities, Global Reach of Sustainability

Friday, October 2, 2015
panda

This just in from the pandas nestled in a remote corner of China: Their influence spans the globe. In this week’s international journal Ecology and Society, sustainability scholars…

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Companies Can Succeed Amid Global Meltdowns

Thursday, September 24, 2015
GDP real growth 2009

Companies can control their own fate even amidst a global financial meltdown, according to research by Tomas Hult, director of Michigan State University’s International Business Center, and several…

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