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$2.9M Grant to Help Extract Clean Irrigation Water from Fracking Wastewater

Friday, March 29, 2019
Extract Clean Irrigation Water, Freshwater recovery system

Michigan State University will share almost $3 million to develop a freshwater recovery system to extract clean irrigation water from hydraulic fracturing wastewater. The reclaimed water could help…

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Campus Compact Names MSU Student a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Campus Compact names MSU Student a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Katarina Huss, an Honors College junior majoring in comparative cultures and politics and social relations and policy in James Madison College, has been named a Campus Compact 2019…

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Slowing Down the Heart Aging Process to Increase the Human Lifespan

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Human Heart Tissue

In a new paper published in EMBO Reports this month, an international team of scientists, including Dr. Aitor Aguirre at MSU’s Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering,…

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MSU Lands $1.8M NIH Grant to Improve Brain Implants

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Brain Scan

Michigan State University has landed a $1.8 million National Institutes for Health R01 grant to improve brain implants – “electroceuticals” used to treat Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, depression and traumatic…

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MSU Students Win at 2019 ASPB Midwest Meeting

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
ASPB Research Students

Michigan State University student researchers won multiple awards presenting their research at the 2019 Annual Meeting – Midwestern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists. Chase Lindeboom, an…

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Michigan’s Maple Syrup Potential

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Michigan State University is tapping the expertise of researchers to benefit the maple syrup industry and the rural economy in Michigan. Maple syrup is one of North America’s…

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When Tempers Flare, Nurses’ Injuries Could Rise

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Nurse Work Injuries

A new study by researchers at Michigan State University and Portland State University has found that when there’s an imbalance in support among nurses at work, tempers flare…

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MSU Researchers Named Fellows of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Cheruvelil and Soranno

Patricia Soranno and Kendra Cheruvelil, professors in the Michigan State University Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, have been named fellows of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology…

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Keeping Plants Nourished: the Workings of a Photosynthesis Backup System

Monday, March 25, 2019
Photosynthesis

Photosynthesis is how plants ‘make their food’ and feed the rest of the planet. The key ingredient in that recipe is carbon. So, the process captures energy from…

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MFA Exhibition Features Work of 5 MSU Artists

Friday, March 22, 2019

As the culmination of a three-year program through the Department of Art, Art History and Design, Master of Fine Arts, or MFA, candidates will have their work displayed at…

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