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MSU Will Use $5M NIH Grant to Connect Dots Between Pesticides and Parkinson’s

Crop field for pesticides and Parkinson's

A Michigan State University researcher is hoping to make a connection between pesticides, olfactory impairment and early symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases among aging farmers. Honglei Chen, a professor…

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James Klausner named a Fellow of the American Society of Thermal and Fluid Engineers

Klausner Named a Fellow of the American Society of Thermal and Fluid Engineers

Thursday, April 25, 2019

The College of Engineering’s James Klausner has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Thermal and Fluid Engineers, a premier international society for professionals in the…

Chudgar Earns Nearly $1 million in Funding for International Research, Marginalized Youth experiences globally

Chudgar Earns Nearly $1 Million in Funding for International Research

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Amita Chudgar is exploring marginalized youth’s experiences in secondary education around the globe through a nearly $1 million grant as a recipient of the 2018 Lyle Spencer Research…

Science Gallery Detroit, Science Sandbox, Depth Exhibit

Science Gallery Detroit Receives $200,000 Grant from Science Sandbox

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Michigan State University’s Science Gallery Detroit received a $200,000 grant from Science Sandbox, an initiative of the Simons Foundation. The contribution will help fund programming for Science Gallery Detroit’s…

Goudreau named associate dean for research in College of Osteopathic Medicine

Goudreau Named Associate Dean for Research in College of Osteopathic Medicine

Monday, April 22, 2019

John Goudreau has been named the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine’s associate dean for research. He also will be the co-director of the DO-PhD training program,…

Anastasiya Lavell Wins BMB Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award

Anastasiya Lavell Wins BMB Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award

Monday, April 22, 2019

Anastasiya Lavell, a graduate student in the Benning lab, has won the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award. Anastasiya was among the…

MSU awarded $7.8M for agricultural transformation in Malawi, Tobacco

MSU Awarded $7.8M for Agricultural Transformation in Malawi

Monday, April 22, 2019

Michigan State University researchers received a $7.8 million grant from the Agricultural Transformation Initiative to build an independent policy research institute in Malawi dedicated to improving the livelihoods…