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New Study Assesses Facebook Users Price to Deactivate their Accounts

Thursday, December 20, 2018
Saleem Alhabash

A Michigan State University researcher teamed with three economists to answer those questions by assessing Facebook’s value to its users in contrast to its market value or its…

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Anthropology Faculty Selected for World Health Organization Task Force

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Berkey Hall

Monir Moniruzzaman, assistant professor of Anthropology in Michigan State University’s College of Social Science, was selected to join the World Health Organization’s Task Force on Donation and Transplantation…

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Harvard’s Noam D. Elkies Visits MSU to Discuss Mathematics and Music

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Elkies teaching piano

Noam D. Elkies is a professor of mathematics at Harvard and the youngest person ever tenured at the university. His research on elliptic curves, lattices, and other aspects…

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First Glimpse of the High Energy Universe with IceCube

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Tyce DeYoung, Department of Physics and Astronomy, discusses high-energy astrophysics and exploring the universe with IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole. Presented on December 6, 2018.

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MSU and McLaren Break Ground on New Hospital; Research Partnership

Monday, December 17, 2018
McLaren Building Rendering

Officials from McLaren Health Care and Michigan State University today held a ceremonial groundbreaking at University Corporate Research Park, the next step in building a new $450 million…

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Strong Committed Relationships can Buffer Military Suicides

Monday, December 17, 2018
Adrian Blow

Can being in a strong committed relationship reduce the risk of suicide? Researchers at Michigan State University believe so, especially among members of the National Guard. Suicide rates…

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How a Personality Trait Puts You at Risk for Cybercrime

Monday, December 17, 2018
Thomas Holt

Impulse online shopping, downloading music and compulsive email use are all signs of a certain personality trait that make you a target for malware attacks. New research from…

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Renowned Leaders Receive Honorary Degrees

Monday, December 17, 2018
Administration Building

A trailblazing four-star general, the former head of the United Nations World Food Programme,  former U.S. Air Force flight test engineer, and a former nine-term congresswoman received honorary…

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Mekong River Dam Proposals May Create Negative Consequences

Friday, December 14, 2018
Pokhrel

Hundreds of dams are being proposed for Mekong River basin in Southeast Asia. The negative social and environmental consequences – affecting everything from food security to the environment…

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Honors College Student Earns Beinecke Scholarship

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Grant Burton

Grant Burton, an Honors College senior majoring in psychology in the College of Social Science, was selected when he was a junior to be one of 18 students…

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