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Tetreault Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Award

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The Department of Anthropology announced that Dr. Chantal Tetreault has been awarded a coveted Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Award. Dr. Tetreault is an Associate Professor of Anthropology specializing…

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Research Finds Deployment Affects Mental Health of Veterans Differently

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
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The saying, “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger,” doesn’t necessarily hold up when it comes to military mental health. Michigan State University is the first to examine…

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Pandemic Driven Changes to the Supply Chain

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
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Hidden vulnerabilities in the global supply chain are now in clear view due to the global health crisis. In response, companies have started reevaluating the supply chain to…

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How COVID-19 is Impacting Kids Involved in the Criminal Justice System

Thursday, June 11, 2020
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From school closings to social isolation to prom cancellations, there’s no question that American teenagers are being impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Adolescents involved with the juvenile justice…

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MSU and Partners Develop COVID-19 Fiscal Strategy and Resource Guides

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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The COVID-19 crisis is having a dramatic impact on Michigan’s local governments, and the fiscal implications — including emergency spending, revenue losses and budget cuts — are already…

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Giving GDP a Needed Ecological Companion

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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To have a more sustainable world, people need to put a dollar value on nature’s contributions. In this week’s interdisciplinary journal — “Proceedings of the National Academy of…

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Addressing Health Care Gaps for the LGBTQ Community

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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Ning Hsieh, a Michigan State University sociologist, is knocking down barriers that prevent LGBTQ+ Americans from accessing quality health care. By exposing disparities and creating solutions, she plays…

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Understanding How Your Work Environment Can Change Your Pandemic Attitude

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many Americans and people around the world to feel increased stress, uncertainty and anxiousness – which is affecting how they live and work….

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MSU Faculty Awarded Grants for COVID-19 Research

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
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The National Science Foundation recently awarded three Rapid Response Research, or RAPID, grants — grants given by the NSF for research focusing on urgent or immediate situations —…

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The Truth Behind Fake News and Politics on Social Media

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
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Fake news, hate speech and misinformation is creeping through all social media platforms. With more and more people relying on social media for as a source for news,…

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