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Sheng-Yang He Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Monday, May 4, 2015
Sheng-Yang He standing in greenhouse

A professor at Michigan State University and a leading plant scientist has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Sheng-Yang He, a University Distinguished Professor in the…

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American Philosophical Society Elects MSU’s Liu

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Sustainability scholar and University Distinguished Professor Jianguo “Jack” Liu has become the first from Michigan State University to be elected to the American Philosophical Society — the oldest…

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Thomas Jayne Awarded MSU Foundation Professorship

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Crop field in West Africa

Thomas Jayne, Professor of Agriculture, Food and Resource Economics in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR), has been awarded the title of MSU Foundation Professor, in…

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Holekamp Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

One of the world’s leading behavioral ecologists, Michigan State University’s Kay Holekamp, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Holekamp, University Distinguished Professor of…

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MSU Co-Author of ‘Hillary Doctrine’ Book Honored

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A book co-authored by a Michigan State University faculty member that examines what is known as the “Hillary Doctrine” has been nominated by the Kirkus Reviews as one…

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MSU Awards Four Elite Professorships

Monday, April 6, 2015
Four MSU Professors

Michigan State University (MSU), with support from the MSU Foundation, will honor four faculty members with the designation of MSU Foundation Professor, in recognition of their exceptional contributions…

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NSF CAREER Award for Study of Technology Use in Kenya

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Susan Wyche

Department of Media and Information Assistant Professor Susan Wyche has been awarded a National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development award, the foundation’s most prestigious award for junior faculty…

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Honoring Literary Neuroscience

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Researcher Natalie Phillips

Natalie Phillips, assistant professor of English at Michigan State University, has been awarded a Digital Innovation Fellowship by the American Council of Learned Societies.One of only seven scholars…

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$2 Million Endowment Ensures Ongoing Success in Humanities

Friday, January 23, 2015

Kyle Whyte, a leading researcher and authority in the ethical and political issues surrounding climate policy and indigenous peoples, has been named as the inaugural Timnick Chair in…

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Three MSU Scientists Named AAAS Fellows

Monday, November 24, 2014

Three Michigan State University scientists were recently named AAAS Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. This national recognition is awarded to researchers for their…

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