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Redefining Art, Finding a Voice During COVID-19

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Grant funds virtual, physical exhibits of art created globally. Michigan State University has begun collecting art from around the world in an exploration of how people are using…

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Friends are Most Valued in Cultures Where They May be Needed Most

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Friends are more than just trusted confidantes, say Michigan State University researchers who have examined the cultural and health benefits of close human relationships in a new study….

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Looking for the Long-Term Secret to STEM Success

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Researcher Lisa Linnenbrink-Garcia started following a group of college students to learn if they would remain interested in science careers, and what types of experiences shape their attitudes. That was…

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How Trump-Connected Companies Profited from His Presidency

Thursday, January 14, 2021

President Donald Trump’s term in office was full of surprises — from start to finish, and for better or for worse — in both the public and private…

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Livestock Workers Face High MRSA Risk

Thursday, January 14, 2021

MSU researchers reveal surprisingly high risk levels, share precautions that work against MRSA — and COVID-19 For Michigan State University’s Felicia Wu, the surprise isn’t that people who…

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Three MSU Researchers Named Top Education Influencers

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Three Michigan State University faculty members earned national recognition for their influential research in the field of education. The annual Rick Hess Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings honor 200 scholars from…

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New Climate Change Study: Number of People Suffering Extreme Droughts Will Double

Monday, January 11, 2021

Michigan State University is leading a global research effort to offer the first worldwide view of how climate change could affect water availability and drought severity in the…