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Weapons Trade Reveals a Darker Side to Dark Web

Thursday, April 18, 2019
Weapons trade reveals a darker side to dark web

Debates over gun regulations make headlines across the world, but there’s an underground operation for weapons that has drawn very little attention – until now. Researchers from Michigan…

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USDA Director Scott Angle Visits MSU

Thursday, March 14, 2019

U.S. Department of Agriculture Director of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, or NIFA, Scott Angle toured facilities and farms at Michigan State University on Feb. 26. Angle…

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WKAR Receives Multiple Awards, Including TV, Radio Honor

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
WKAR

WKAR was named both Michigan Public Television Station of the Year and Public Radio Group One Station of the Year for 2018 by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters at the Broadcast Excellence Awards ceremony held…

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MSU Graduate Programs Earn Top National Rankings

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Spartan statue on a winter afternoon

Michigan State University earned the No. 1 title for five of its programs in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools. For the…

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MSU Tech Transfer Director Elected to AUTM

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Night time photo of downtown Austin Texas

AUTM, an international nonprofit that supports the commercialization of academic research, has named a new chair with MSU ties to its Board of Directors. Richard Chylla, who leads…

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Spartan Entrepreneur to Compete in ‘Entrepreneurial Eight’ at SXSW

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Night time photo of downtown Austin Texas

A Michigan State University student entrepreneur earned a ticket to South by Southwest, or SXSW, after his business was selected among the “Entrepreneurial Eight” in the Student Startup…

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FinnGen: An Example of a Large Public-Private Partnership

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Dr. Aarno Palotie visited Michigan State University on October 31, 2018, to provide an overview of the FinnGen research project. FinnGen aims to collect the genomic data of…

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University Research Corridor Adds $18.7 Billion to State Economy

Thursday, September 6, 2018
URC report

Michigan’s University Research Corridor contributed $18.7 billion to the state economy in 2017, according to the group’s latest economic impact report. Up from $16.5 billion in 2015, the…

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Traverse City Film Festival Showcasing Spartan Projects

Monday, July 30, 2018
Sparty Traverse City

Since 2005, cinema lovers from across the world have traveled to northern Michigan for the Traverse City Film Festival. This year, they will experience a host of projects…

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MSU Technology and App Could Help Endangered Primates, Slow Illegal Trafficking

Thursday, May 24, 2018
Lemur in a tree

New facial recognition software and app invented at Michigan State University can help protect endangered primates – more than 60 percent of which face extinction. Golden monkeys have…

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