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Student Research

Scholarship and creative activity are encouraged at every level of learning at MSU. Students have numerous opportunities to participate in projects, connect with faculty mentors or conduct their own research activities. Learn more about MSU’s graduate and undergraduate research opportunities at the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation website.

Neutrino Detection at the South Pole

Friday, April 12, 2019
Student Research

Jessie Micallef is a dual Ph.D. student at Michigan State University in Physics and Computational Mathematics, Science, and Engineering (CMSE). Over the past few years, she has worked alongside…

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Simulations of Pre-Supernova Outbursts

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Student Research

Jennifer Ranta is a graduate student in the Physics and Astrophysics Program at Michigan State University pursuing research in stellar astrophysics. Her current work involves simulating possible mechanisms…

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The Study of Transitions and Encodings in Digital Evolution

Monday, April 8, 2019
Student Research

Matthew Andres Moreno is studying Computer Science and Engineering as a graduate student at Michigan State University. He works under the guidance of Charles Ofria and his research…

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Simulations to Understand Disease Transmission and City-Wide Evacuations

Saturday, April 6, 2019
Student Research, Disease, Cities

MSU Graduate student David Butts earned his BS in Physics with a Computational Mathematics, Science, and Engineering (CMSE) minor at Michigan State. Now, he can still be found…

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The Study of Cucumber Resistance to Phytophthora Capsici

Thursday, April 4, 2019
Student Research, Cucumbers

Ben Mansfeld is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology Program, studying under Dr. Rebecca Grumet in the Department of Horticulture at Michigan State University….

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MSU Hosts 21st Annual Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
UURAF

From animal science to visual arts and business to engineering, more than 1,000 undergraduate students will present their research at the 21st annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts…

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Data-Driven Characterization of Gene Expression in Alzheimer’s Disease

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Student Research, Alzeimers

Lavida Brooks is a current Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. She is studying human genetics under the advisement of…

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Campus Compact Names MSU Student a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Campus Compact names MSU Student a 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Katarina Huss, an Honors College junior majoring in comparative cultures and politics and social relations and policy in James Madison College, has been named a Campus Compact 2019…

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MSU Students Win at 2019 ASPB Midwest Meeting

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
ASPB Research Students

Michigan State University student researchers won multiple awards presenting their research at the 2019 Annual Meeting – Midwestern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists. Chase Lindeboom, an…

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MFA Exhibition Features Work of 5 MSU Artists

Friday, March 22, 2019

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

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