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Two MSU Scholars Get NSF Awards for STEM Initiatives

Sunday, September 18, 2016
Kylie Whyte and Leslie Gonzales

Two MSU researchers have received awards from the National Science Foundation’s NSF INCLUDES program, a first-year initiative aimed at increasing participation in STEM fields especially among underserved populations….

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Jain Elected to Indian Academy of Engineering

Thursday, September 15, 2016
Anil Jain

Anil Jain, a University Distinguished Professor of computer science and engineering at Michigan State University, has been elected a Foreign Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering….

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‘Plant Resilience’ Expert Thomashow Named MSU Foundation Professor

Friday, September 9, 2016
Mike Thomashow

Michael Thomashow, University Distinguished Professor and founding director of the MSU Plant Resilience Institute, has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. The MSU Foundation Professor title is designated…

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Plant Scientist Montgomery Named MSU Foundation Professor

Friday, September 9, 2016
Beronda Montgomery and Model of phytochrome biosynthesis.

Beronda Montgomery, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology and microbiology and molecular genetics, and a member of the MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory, has been named an MSU Foundation…

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Ecologist Klausmeier Named MSU Foundation Professor

Friday, September 9, 2016
Christopher Klausmeier and zooplankton

Christopher Klausmeier, professor of plant biology and W.K. Kellogg Biological Station faculty member, has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. The MSU Foundation Professor title is designated for…

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Biologist Litchman Named MSU Foundation Professor

Friday, September 9, 2016
Elena Litchman and satellite photo of phytoplankton

Elena Litchman, professor of integrative biology and faculty member at the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. The MSU Foundation Professor title is…

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Physicist Huston Named MSU Foundation Professor

Friday, September 9, 2016
Joey Hustom and ATLAS experiment at CERN

Joey Huston, professor of physics and astronomy at Michigan State University has been awarded the designation of MSU Foundation Professor. The MSU Foundation Professor title is designated for…

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MSU’s Huang Selected for American Chemical Society Award

Friday, August 19, 2016
Xuefei Huang

Xuefei Huang, Michigan State University professor of chemistry, has been selected to receive the Melville L. Wolfrom Award from the American Chemical Society (ACS). The award acknowledges outstanding…

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Youth at Risk: A Collaborative Approach to Water Science

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Researchers Sara Fingal and Rebecca Lahr discuss their collaborative project to study the role youth play in environmental crisis and how youth can be empowered as change agents…

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MSU’s Lunt Named Johansen Crosby Professorship of Chemical Engineering

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Solar power with a view: a transparent luminescent solar concentrator module.

Richard Lunt has been appointed to the Johansen Crosby Professorship of Chemical Engineering at Michigan State University. Lunt, who joined MSU in 2011, is an award-winning chemical engineer…

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