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Goldstein Receives Society for American Archaeology Lifetime Achievement Award

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
MSU Brick Entrance Sign

Dr. Lynne Goldstein (Professor Emerita of Anthropology and Founding Director of the Campus Archaeology Program) has received the Society for American Archaeology Lifetime Achievement Award. The prestigious award…

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Scaling Up Innovative Sensor Installation on the Mighty Mac

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The Mackinac Bridge in Michigan

The first 20 prototype infrastructure sensors installed in 2016 on the Mackinac Bridge, powered solely by vibrations from traffic, have proven their durability and performed as intended. Now…

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College of Law Launches Free Speech Library

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
College students walking around campus

Students’ desire to express themselves freely can get them in big trouble – suspensions, expulsions, arrests and even lawsuits – because social media has blurred the lines and…

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Using Participatory Approaches to Support Students and the Homeless

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Ben Lauren, Homelessness

Benjamin Lauren, Assistant Professor in the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures (WRAC), is working to help reduce the social stigma associated with homelessness and, drawing from his…

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Research Aids Future NASA Missions to Mars

Monday, March 4, 2019

Steve Kozlowski, professor of psychology in the College of Social Science, will take his research to new heights … literally. Kozlowski is working on NASA-funded research that could…

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MSU Research Center in the Fight Against Phony Pharmaceuticals

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Pharmaceutical drugs in supply chain

Faculty from Michigan State University play an instrumental role in ensuring the pharmaceutical drugs we take are delivered through a safe supply chain. New federal rules require companies…

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Survey Reveals Michigan’s Fears Regarding Line 5 Spill

Monday, February 25, 2019
Line 5 underwater oil pipeline in to the Straits of Mackinac, State of the State Survey, Mackinac Bridge, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan

Michigan residents are worried about a spill of the Line 5 underwater oil pipeline in to the Straits of Mackinac and are even more concerned about a rupture…

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The Periodic Table and How It Transforms Our Everyday Lives

Saturday, February 23, 2019

The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams hosts Saturday Morning Physics talks for the public as part of their Advanced Studies Gateway. In the latest lecture from February 23,…

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New Research Shows Broader Definitions Needed for Hispanic-Serving Institutions

Friday, February 22, 2019
Hispanic-Serving Institutions

New research from Michigan State University’s Patricia Marin says it’s hard to tell if a college or university is a Hispanic-Serving Institution, or HIS,—unless we ask different questions. Though the…

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How to Treat Depression in Prison – and Why it Matters

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Prison Depression

Of the 4 million prisoners released each year, 23 percent have suffered from the major depressive disorder. Due to resource shortages, many go without adequate treatment while in…

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