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Caitlin Cavanagh

Can Parents of Juvenile Offenders Still Dream?

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Mothers want the best for their sons, but what happens to a mother’s hopes and dreams when her son is charged as a juvenile offender? A new study…

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Keeping up with Lipids on the Move: a New Molecular Tracking Method

Friday, June 29, 2018

In one of the older Star Wars movies, Jedi master Yoda instructs his apprentice, Luke, on the ways of the Force in a series of now-iconic scenes. The…

Alyssa Preiser

Grad Student Receives Barnett Rosenberg Assistantship

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alyssa Preiser, a Ph.D. student in the lab of MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory (PRL) scientist Thomas Sharkey, is a recipient of the Barnett Rosenberg Assistantship in Biological Sciences….

Moving Skin Cancer Research Forward

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Michigan State University researchers are racing to the finish line in the fight against skin cancer. The MSU College of Human Medicine’s annual Gran Fondo cycling event in…

Rick Sadler

Junk Food Around Schools Prevalent in Poorer, Urban Areas

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

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…

Nicole Jedding and Amy Freeland

Grand Prize Winners Selected for University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

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…