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Frank Elected to National Academy of Education

Friday, March 12, 2021
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Michigan State University Professor Kenneth Frank has been elected to the National Academy of Education, an honor reserved for the nation’s most outstanding scholars in education. Frank is the MSU…

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MSU Named Top 10 Agriculture and Forestry College in New Report

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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Michigan State University is one of the top 10 agriculture colleges worldwide, according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking by Subject report released in March. QS,…

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New IceCube Detection Proves 60-Year-Old Theory

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
The Northern Lights

On December 6, 2016, a high-energy particle called an electron antineutrino was hurtling through space at nearly the speed of light. Normally, the ghostly particle would zip right…

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Natural Resources: Conducting Research at the Crossroads of Trees, Wildlife, Water and Climate.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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The latest issue of Futures from AgBioResearch illustrates the variety of research projects ongoing at Michigan State University related to Michigan’s natural resources. From combating invasive species, to…

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Racial Equity in School Discipline: Starting in the Classroom

Friday, March 5, 2021
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Black students are suspended or expelled from schools at disproportionately higher rates than other students, and data show the problem is progressively getting worse at the elementary level….

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NASA Project Studies How Urban Centers May Trap Birds During Migration

Thursday, March 4, 2021
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For many of the world’s birds, the most dangerous time in their lives occurs during their annual spring and fall migrations. For some, migration may mean a several…

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Litchman Receives Hutchinson Award for Scientific Excellence in Aquatic Ecology

Thursday, March 4, 2021
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Elena Litchman, professor of aquatic ecology at Michigan State University, is the recipient of the 2021 G. Evelyn Hutchinson Award from the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and…

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Online Dating: Super Effective or Superficial?

Thursday, March 4, 2021
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According to the Pew Research Center, 1 in 10 American adults have landed a long-term relationship from an online dating app, such as Tinder, OKCupid and Match.com. But…

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Responding Ethically to Disasters

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

While spending a lot of time looking to the past, Christina Boyles has her sights set on influencing the future as she creates archives that provide useful tools, resources, and…

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MSU Innovation Center: Inventing Tomorrow

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
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In 1929, MSU Professor G. Malcolm Trout did not like the taste of milk. Back in 1864, Louis Pasteur had discovered that heating milk—or wine or beer—killed most…

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