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MSU Researchers Help in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

According to BreastCancer.org, about 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12 percent) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Michigan State University researchers are working…

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MSU to Expand Diamond-‘Growing’ Lab

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

A laboratory housed at Michigan State University that literally grows diamonds, gems that are not used for jewelry but rather for industrial purposes, is expanding thanks to a…

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MSU’s Gardner Says, ‘College Labor Market Still Strong’

Thursday, October 8, 2015

The job market for college graduates is poised for a third straight year of explosive growth, as companies in most industries seek new talent, according to the largest…

Research Surprise: Visual Cortex Can Make Decisions

Monday, October 5, 2015

The part of the brain responsible for seeing is more powerful than previously believed. In fact, the visual cortex can essentially make decisions just like the brain’s traditional…

World Teachers' Day 2015

Michigan State Celebrates World Teachers’ Day

Monday, October 5, 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….


Pandas Show Complexities, Global Reach of Sustainability

Friday, October 2, 2015

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…