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MSU Graduate Students Receive New Travel Award

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Inaugural Winners

Pengfei Cao and Alyssa Preiser have been awarded the inaugural Keegstra and Thomashow Travel Award. Both graduate students were each awarded $1200 to present their research at upcoming…

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About 30 Percent of New Heroin Users Become Dependent in the First Year

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Smoke Addition Drugs

It’s estimated that 300 to 520 people start using heroin each day in the United States. A new Michigan State University study now shows that about one-third of…

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MSU Chemistry Doctoral Student Receives Prestigious Fellowship

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Chemistry Building Image

J. Emiliano Deustua, a fourth-year MSU Ph.D. chemistry student working with University Distinguished Professor Piotr Piecuch, has been awarded a prestigious Phase-I MolSSI Software Fellowship from the Molecular…

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MSU’s Autonomous Vehicles Workshop Shapes Policy Conversation

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Brian Pentland

Self-driving cars bring great opportunity – and great risk. While some support autonomous vehicles in the name of efficiency, others point to recent accidents as a hazard humans…

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Condensed Matter Physics Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Tyler Cocker

Tyler Cocker recently joined the Department of Physics and Astronomy as an assistant professor. Cocker’s research is using the new possibilities enabled by THz-STM to explore ultrafast dynamics…

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Plant Biologist Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Polly Hsu

Polly Hsu recently joined the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology as an assistant professor. Polly Hsu studies translational regulation in plants to develop new strategies to promote…

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Integrative Bioscience Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Jeremy Prokop

Jeremy Prokop recently joined the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development as an assistant professor. Jeremy Prokop’s lab focuses on integrative biosciences for understanding genes and genetic variants,…

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Improving Communication Among Surgeons

Friday, June 1, 2018
Cheryl Anderson

Michigan State University researcher Cheryl Anderson has found a better way for veteran surgeons to provide feedback to their aspiring surgeon counterparts during their residencies. In a new…

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