Michigan State University main website

Global Impact Initiative

TerAvest’s Research Focused on Building Better Bacteria

Monday, November 30, 2015
Michaela TerAvest with diagram of Engineering Respiration for Biotechnology

Michaela TerAvest recently joined Michigan State University as assistant professor, in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, in the College of Natural Science. TerVest, who was recruited…

Read More

Global Impact In The News

Monday, November 30, 2015
Dr. Angela Wilson, Computational Chemistry

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently highlighted new faculty hiring plans at two universities including Michigan State. As part of MSU’s Global Impact Initiative, Angela Wilson will be…

Read More

Bringing New Ideas to Computing

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Andrew Christlieb, Chair of the Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, discusses his personal research interests and various goals of the CMSE Department. Christlieb also explains the…

Read More

MSU to Accelerate Key Research Areas with Global Impact Initiative

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
A female scientist in biomedical lab

Michigan State University will accelerate key research areas through the recruitment of 100 new faculty members as part of the newly launched Global Impact Initiative. The Global Impact…

Read More

Two Common Medicines Found to Fight Deadly Childhood Cancer

Friday, October 2, 2015
Andre Bachmann

A combination of two medicines long used for treating other illnesses can stop the growth of a deadly childhood cancer, according to a recent study by a Michigan…

Read More

MSU to Share in $5M ‘Big Data’ Grant

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Michigan State University is teaming up with the University of Michigan, Wayne State University, Indiana University and Van Andel Research Institute to implement a high-speed infrastructure that will…

Read More

MSU Computation Conference Attracts National Audience

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Gregg Radtke

Frontiers in Computing and Data Science, a 2-day conference recently hosted by the newly created MSU Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, drew 115 individuals from universities,…

Read More

International Team Discovers Natural Defense against HIV

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Researchers at Michigan State University were part of a team to discover a new natural defense against HIV infection. The team’s discovery, featured in the current issue of…

Read More

$5.67M Grant Helps Researchers Identify Early Alzheimer’s

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A new Michigan State University study, aimed at identifying early signs of Alzheimer’s disease among Latinos and Hispanics, could help delay or even prevent its onset thanks to…

Read More

New MSU Computation Department Featured at International Conference

Thursday, September 10, 2015

MSU’s new department of Computation, Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE) was featured in a video presention at the International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM). ICIAM is…

Read More