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Junk Food Around Schools Prevalent in Poorer, Urban Areas

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Rick Sadler

Schools in urban areas with high levels of socioeconomic distress are exposed to a disproportionate amount of junk food, according to a recent study co-authored by a Michigan…

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Grand Prize Winners Selected for University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Nicole Jedding and Amy Freeland

Two MSU students have earned Grand Prize awards for the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum, or UURAF. Amy Freeland, a 2018 Honors College graduate and a first-year…

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Microbiologists and Plant Scientists Find Secret to Tackling Cholera

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Chris Waters

While cholera rages across many regions of the world, a team of microbiologists and plant scientists has pinpointed a genetic weakness in the pandemic’s armor, which could lead…

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Professor Awarded Fellowship to Advance Public Health

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Rick Sadler

Richard Sadler, an assistant professor of public health at Michigan State University, has been awarded a Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health fellowship. Sadler’s current research focus…

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MSU to Construct New Music Pavilion

Monday, June 25, 2018

Michigan State University will begin construction this week on a 37,000-square-foot Music Pavilion that will expand the Music Building on the university’s north campus. The project, which includes…

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Phillip Duxbury Recommended as Dean of College of Natural Science

Friday, June 22, 2018
Phil Duxbury

Phillip Duxbury, professor, and chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy in Michigan State University’s College of Natural Science, or NatSci, will be recommended as dean of…

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Breast Cancer Research Could Expand Lung Cancer Therapies

Friday, June 22, 2018
Eran Andrechek

New research into a genetic mutation’s role in breast cancer could open new treatment options for an even more deadly disease, according to a Michigan State University scientist….

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Birgit Puschner Recommended as New Dean of College of Veterinary Medicine

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Vet Med Library

Birgit Puschner has been recommended to serve as the new dean of Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. If approved by the MSU Board of Trustees, her…

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Fish’s Use of Electricity Might Shed Light on Human Illnesses

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Jason Gallant

Deep in the night in muddy African rivers, a fish uses electrical charges to sense the world around it and to communicate with other members of its species….

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WKAR First to Receive Experimental License to Explore Future of TV

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly’s visited WKAR and ComArtSci. East Lansing, MI. June 20, 2018.

Michigan State University and WKAR have received a license from the Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, to launch an experimental Next Generation TV broadcasting station to focus on…

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