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MSU Extension Develops Decontamination Method to Reuse N95 Masks

Friday, April 3, 2020
N95 Masks

Michigan State University is using specialized equipment to clean and decontaminate used N95 masks to combat the novel coronavirus outbreak. Both steps are part of the university’s expanded…

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MSU Researchers Advance Coronavirus Test for Greater Accuracy

Friday, April 3, 2020
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Michigan State University researchers have validated a test to detect coronavirus that is more accurate than those currently available, and could help address the national shortage of testing…

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Federica Brandizzi Named 2020 MSU Innovator Of The Year

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Federica Brandizzi in front of computers

As the world’s population increases and the demand for food continues to rise, the need to improve crop yields only grows, not only for the current consuming population…

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MSU Faculty Member Discusses The Future Of Education Amid Covid-19 Crisis

Thursday, April 2, 2020
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Christine Greenhow is an associate professor of educational technology and educational psychology in the College of Education. Greenhow studies online learning environments and has been teaching students face-to-face…

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National Covid-19 Convalescent Plasma Website For Providers, Patients Launched

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Blurred figures of people with medical uniforms in hospital corridor

Treatment of COVID-19 is urgent. As part of the next step to advance the use of convalescent plasma for the treatment of COVID-19 infection, the National Convalescent Plasma…

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Fine Arts Exhibition Accessible Online

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
MSU Broad new exhibition spotlights conceptualism in Latin America

As the culmination of a three-year program through the Department of Art, Art History and Design, Master of Fine Arts candidates traditionally have their work displayed at the…

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MSU Donates Materials to Health Care Workers and First Responders

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Coronavirus collection rack full of supplies.

In a coordinated effort across campus, Michigan State University employees collected more than 20 pallets of medical supplies and personal protective equipment for area hospitals and first responders….

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MSU Astrophysicists Test Einstein’s Theory of Relativity with Extreme Astronomy

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Mountain in the background with tents.

The High-Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) gamma ray observatory, located in the volcanic mountains of central Mexico (more than 13,500 feet above sea level), observes astrophysical sources emitting light at…

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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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MSU Student Earns National STEM Scholarship

Monday, March 30, 2020
College of Natural Science

A Michigan State University undergraduate student has been named a recipient of the nationally competitive Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. Isabella Ginnett, an Honors College sophomore majoring in physics and…

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