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Faculty Produced Album Spreads Awareness about Homelessness

Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Black and white graphic with MI Homeless Voice in the middle and doodles around the title.

In an effort to reduce the social stigma surrounding homelessness and to raise awareness about housing instability, a collection of spoken-word stories about homelessness set to original music…

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MSU Museum’s Science on a Sphere Gallery Celebrates Grand Opening

Monday, January 6, 2020

Michigan State University Museum will celebrate its newest long-term installation, Science On a Sphere from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11. Science On a Sphere…

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Peters Receives Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement Fellowship

Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Portrait photo of Tahuma Peters

Assistant Professor Tacuma Peters is one of only 10 junior faculty from universities across the nation selected for a 12-month Woodrow Wilson Career Enhancement Fellowship. Funded by the…

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Smart People May Learn Music Faster

Thursday, November 14, 2019
fingers playing piano keys

Why do some people learn music more quickly than others? Intelligence could play a role, according to a Michigan State University study that investigated the early stages of…

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Department of Theatre Creates Accessible Audio Resource for Shakespeare Fans

Thursday, October 24, 2019
Four people sitting around a table and talking into a microphone.

MSU Department of Theatre Assistant Professor Deric McNish and his students have been hard at work on a new project with Shakespeare as their muse and The Winter’s…

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Ph.D. Student Puts New Lens on Passport Photos

Monday, October 14, 2019
Linton Hall

What do you want the world to know about you? Michigan State University Ph.D. student Vivek Vellanki asked 50 local immigrants of all ages and nationalities to answer…

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New Adaptation of ‘Frankenstein’ Examines Gender Norms

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Frankenstein castle

Michigan State University’s Department of Theatre is presenting a new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic gothic horror novel, “Frankenstein.” Frankenstein runs for 10 performances Oct. 11–20 in the Pasant…

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Professor to Research Language Assessment as a Fulbright Scholar

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Paula Winke, Associate Professor in the Department of Linguistics and…

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Dotto’s Creativity Shines Both In- and Outside MSU

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

A new, critically acclaimed exhibit at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York City tells the dramatic story of how the great Italian operatic masterpieces Otello and…

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Using Game Technology To Treat Cognitively Impaired Children In Africa

Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Child playing on ipad

Using a game designed for sub-Saharan Africa, Michigan State University researchers are rehabilitating children who suffer from cognitive impairment after surviving life-threatening diseases such as malaria and HIV….

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