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First Frontiers Summer School held May 15-18 at MSU

Thursday, August 8, 2019

The Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics – Center for the Evolution of the Elements (JINA-CEE) hosted The First Frontiers Summer School 15-18 May, at Michigan State University. The…

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Social Science Researcher Finds Link Between Sexual Minorities and Heightened Diabetes Risk

Thursday, August 8, 2019
Front of Building College of Social Science

A new study in the College of Social Science has found higher risks of diabetes among sexual minority individuals. The study by Sociology professor Dr. Hui Liu, published…

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Adolescents Are Under Reproductive Coercion

Thursday, August 8, 2019
Mom and Baby

Female adolescents are experiencing relationship abuse at alarming rates, according to a new Michigan State University study that specifically researched reproductive coercion – a form of abuse in…

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Spartans Map Michigan’s Sand Dunes

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Home to the largest collection of freshwater coastal sand dunes in the world, Michigan is a favorite vacation spot for thousands of visitors each year. But until recently,…

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Gene Mutation Combo Linked to Common Cancer in Women

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Michigan State University researchers, in collaboration with the Van Andel Institute, have identified a combination of two gene mutations that is linked to endometrial cancer. “More than 63,000…

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Record Number of Postdoctoral Researchers Earn NIFA Fellowships

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Seven Michigan State University postdoctoral researchers are recipients of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, or NIFA, fellowship and two-year grant of $161,000 to support ongoing research…

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‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot,’ Transports Readers to Height of Police Protests

Monday, August 5, 2019
Women singling with her left hand raised. She is wearing a black lives matter shirt

A Michigan State University researcher is taking readers to the front lines of the protests in Ferguson, Missouri and Baltimore, Maryland during the protests that took place following…

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Want Less Student Loan Debt and More Job Success? Plan in High School

Monday, August 5, 2019
MSU Increasing Number of STEM graduates

Though the financial benefits of obtaining a college degree are well documented, soaring student loan debt has many debating if it’s worth it. New research from Michigan State…

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There’s a Dark Political History to Language that Strips People of their Dignity

Friday, August 2, 2019
Tan books are touching brim to brim, all labeled language

William A. Donohue, distinguished professor of communication at Michigan State University, wrote this piece for The Conversation, an independent collaboration between editors and academics that provides informed news…

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Muslim Mental Health Conference Goes Global

Friday, August 2, 2019
Up close view of a globle, with sun rays and a orange background

Since it began at Michigan State University more than a decade ago, the Muslim Mental Health Conference through the College of Osteopathic Medicine has brought scholars, students, mental…

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