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MSU Law Professor Argues Case Before the Colorado Supreme Court

Sunday, March 28, 2021
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When the Logan County (Colorado) Department of Human Services removed two infant twin girls from the custody of their mother, the mother told the department that their father…

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MSU Recognized as Global Leader in Environmental Antimicrobial Resistance Research

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
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University ranks in top 10 worldwide in amount of research published on topics related to environmental antimicrobial resistance. Michigan State University (MSU) ranks ninth in the world and…

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Bernstein Receives Outstanding New Environmental Scientist Award

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
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Alison Bernstein, a College of Human Medicine assistant professor of Translational Neuroscience, has received an Outstanding New Environmental Scientist Award from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences….

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Monitoring Campus for the Novel Coronavirus

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Associate professor Jade Mitchell and doctoral student Ryan Julien play a critical role in analyzing public health implications and informing decision-making. As a risk assessment researcher, Jade Mitchell has analyzed…

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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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New IceCube Detection Proves 60-Year-Old Theory

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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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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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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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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Floden Named AACTE Board Chair

Friday, February 26, 2021
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The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) has announced that Robert E. Floden, dean of the College of Education at Michigan State University, is the new chair of its Board of…

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Liu Named MSU Foundation Professor for Prominence in Computer Vision

Friday, February 26, 2021

Xiaoming Liu, professor of computer science and engineering, has been named an MSU Foundation Professor, a designation given to outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in research. Liu joins around…

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