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How Community-Based Education Intersects with Research and Patient Care

Saturday, January 30, 2021
Doctor Checking the Blood Pressure of a Patient

MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine students are afforded several opportunities to interact with patients during their education. One such opportunity is the Medical Outreach Clinic of McLaren Macomb…

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Advancing Millimeter-Wave Imaging – Vakalis Named IEEE MTT-S Fellow

Saturday, January 30, 2021
Engineering Building

Stavros Vakalis, a PhD student in the MSU Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), has received a highly competitive 2021 graduate fellowship from the IEEE Microwave Theory…

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Reaping FRIB’s Isotopes to Sow New Science

Friday, January 29, 2021

A new $13 million grant is helping the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams at MSU harvest unused isotopes for a variety of research fields. It’s no secret that…

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MSU Museum Curator, MacDowell, Honored by American Folklore Society

Friday, January 29, 2021
Quilts

The American Folklore Society (AFS), the country’s professional society for folklorists, has announced that Professor Marsha MacDowell of Michigan State University is the 2020 recipient of the Society’s…

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Ask the Expert: Medical Distrust in Black Communities

Friday, January 29, 2021
Someone wearing a glove while holding a needle.

Historical racism and modern day health care disparities have ingrained in Black communities distrust of a medical system now charged with encouraging people to take the COVID-19 vaccine….

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Fields of Breeders’ Dreams: A Team Effort Toward Targeted Crop Improvements

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Switchgrass

Community effort yields reference switchgrass genome, environmental adaptations data. Michigan State University plant biology researcher David Lowry is part of a study that examines the use of switchgrass in fighting…

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MSU Online Graduate Programs Rank Among Highest in the Nation

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Photo of spartan statue on a winter day.

In its 2021 ranking for online graduate programs, U.S. News & World Report ranked three of Michigan State University’s online graduate programs in the top 25, including two at…

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MSU Scientists Conduct Largest Freshwater Insect Census in U.S.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

When it comes to census taking, people are not the only ones who count. As the country completes its 2020 Census—the 23rd in U.S. history—researchers in Michigan State…

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MSU, Henry Ford Health System Finalize Partnership to Battle Health Disparities

Monday, January 25, 2021
Logos of both Henry Ford Health System and Michigan State University

Henry Ford Health System and Michigan State University, two of the state’s leading education, research and health care institutions, are partnering to make Michigan a national leader in…

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Nanomedicine’s ‘Crown’ is Ready for Its Close-Up

Monday, January 25, 2021
Graphic of the particles interacting.

An international team of researchers led by Michigan State University’s Morteza Mahmoudi has developed a new method to better understand how nanomedicines — emerging diagnostics and therapies that are very…

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