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MALSAR Author Joins Michigan State

Friday, March 4, 2016
Jaiyu

Jaiyu Zhou recently joined the College of Engineering in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering as an assistant professor. He was recruited under the Global Impact Initiative….

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Computational Chemist Wilson Joins MSU

Monday, February 22, 2016
Angela Wilson

Angela Wilson joined MSU in February 2016 as the John A. Hannah Professor of Computational Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry. She was recruited to MSU as part…

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MSU President Reflects on Global Impact Initiative

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

There is no better advocate for the Global Impact Initiative than Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon. With the backing of the MSU Board of Trustee’s…

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Taking on the World’s Biggest Challenges

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

News 6 in Lansing, Michigan, recently highlighted the Global Impact Initiative as part of a series on “Celebrating Spartans.” The video features Stephen Hsu, VP for Research and…

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Combining Ag, Medicine to Solve Global Problems

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Since arriving at MSU two years ago, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources researcher Felicia Wu has been aggressively applying agricultural solutions to issues of human health around…

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MSU’s Global Impact Initiative to Recruit 100 New Researchers

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
collage of research

Written by Stephen Hsu, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, Michigan State University More than 3,000 colleges and universities in the United States confer degrees. Yet, no…

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Jin Uses Multiple Approaches to Study Biological Systems

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Xiangshu Jin

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

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Hintze Studying Evolution of Natural and Artificial Intelligence

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Arend Hintze recently was named assistant professor, Department of Integrative Biology, in the College of Natural Science, after serving as a post-doctoral researcher with the Michigan State-based BEACON…

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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…

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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…

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