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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

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

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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Natural Resources: Conducting Research at the Crossroads of Trees, Wildlife, Water and Climate.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

The latest issue of Futures from AgBioResearch illustrates the variety of research projects ongoing at Michigan State University related to Michigan’s natural resources. From combating invasive species, to…

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Racial Equity in School Discipline: Starting in the Classroom

Friday, March 5, 2021

Black students are suspended or expelled from schools at disproportionately higher rates than other students, and data show the problem is progressively getting worse at the elementary level….

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NASA Project Studies How Urban Centers May Trap Birds During Migration

Thursday, March 4, 2021

For many of the world’s birds, the most dangerous time in their lives occurs during their annual spring and fall migrations. For some, migration may mean a several…