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MSU Units Collaborate to Create 3D-Printed Medical Face Shields in Response to COVID-19 Crisis

Monday, March 30, 2020
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Michigan State University is helping local health professionals on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus by making 3D-printed personal protective equipment. To…

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Burgess New Venture Challenge Goes Virtual, Announces Winners

Monday, March 30, 2020

After Michigan State University’s announcement to move in-person classes to virtual learning to keep students safe from the novel coronavirus, the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation decided…

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COVID-19 Impacts on Truckloads of Freight

Friday, March 27, 2020

Jason Miller is an associate professor of supply chain management in the Broad College of Business. Miller’s research examines logistics operations with an emphasis on motor carrier safety, productivity and…

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Spartan Alumni, Medical Laboratory Scientists Test for COVID-19

Friday, March 20, 2020
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Ever wonder who conducts tests for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus? Who is working to find treatments and a vaccine? Across Michigan, the United States…

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How Medical Videos on YouTube are Failing to Meet People’s Needs

Thursday, March 19, 2020
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Six in 10 adults in the United States are living with at least one chronic disease. Many of them are augmenting doctors’ orders with online advice, seeking medical information…

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4 Ways To Keep The Peace With Your Partner During Social Distancing

Thursday, March 19, 2020
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Relationships will be put to the test as partners navigate the uncharted territories of spending 24/7 together, becoming both partners and co-workers sharing the same space. “It is…

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Tips for Working Successfully in a Time of Social Distancing

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
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For many Americans, the COVID-19 outbreak has created a major shift in workplace dynamics as employees have been asked to work from home. For those who have telecommuted…

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‘Feeling Obligated’ Can Impact Relationships During Social Distancing

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
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In a time where many are practicing “social distancing” from the outside world, people are relying on their immediate social circles more than usual. Does a sense of…

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Eleven MSU Graduate Programs Rank in the Top 15 Nationally

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
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Michigan State University was recognized once again for having the nation’s top graduate programs in elementary and secondary education, curriculum and instruction and supply chain/logistics, according to U.S. News…

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MSU Research Finds a New Way to Hack Siri and Google Assistant with Ultrasonic Waves

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
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Think twice before recharging an iPhone on tabletops in public places like airports and coffee shops. Researchers at the Michigan State University College of Engineering have discovered a…

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