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Survey Results Show Michigan Voters Undecided on Governor Elections

Thursday, May 10, 2018

With the 2018 election six months away, Michigan State University’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research released findings from its latest State of the State Survey, or…

Teal Fabrics Student Art

MSU Students Install Public Art Piece

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Students from the College of Arts and Letters Citizen Scholars program recently proposed and installed a public art piece, titled “Reweaving our Social Fabric: Fiber Installation to Promote…

Kellogg Biological Station

MSU Scientists Showcase Latest in Agricultural Research at Ag Days

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Members of Michigan’s agriculture industry and local residents are invited to attend the upcoming research field days at Michigan State University’s outlying research facilities throughout the state this…

The Flint farmers market in Downtown Flint on Tuesday February 16, 2016.

MSU Scientists Improve Health for Children, Seniors through Better Nutrition

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Michigan State University scientists Amy Saxe-Custack and Jean Kerver had two separate, but common, ideas that could improve the health of those they serve in their communities. Now,…

When Lipids Meet Hormones: Plants’ Answer to Complex Stresses

Monday, May 7, 2018

Unlike animals, plants can’t run away when things get bad. That can be the weather changing or a caterpillar starting to slowly munch on a leaf. Instead, they…

Graduate Commencement

International Leaders Receive Honorary Degrees at Spring ’18 Commencement

Friday, May 4, 2018

Wanda Herndon, who was instrumental in building the Starbucks global brand, and Marcia McNutt, the 22nd president of the National Academy of Sciences, were keynote speakers at Michigan…