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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.

STEM Students Nominated for National Scholarships

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Student Collage

Michigan State University has nominated four outstanding undergraduate STEM students for the nationally competitive Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. Each year, the Goldwater Foundation seeks scholars committed to a career…

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Student Researches How to Counteract the Spread of Lyme Disease

Sunday, January 13, 2019
Jeremiah Stein

Can the introduction of a small animal predator curtail the spread of Lyme Disease in humans? Honors College senior Jeremiah Eaton spent the summer in Cleveland, Ohio researching…

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Student Startup: Vloggle

Friday, December 21, 2018
Banter Snaps

Vloggle is a mobile app that allows users to create beautiful videos. With Vloggle, users get to choose the clips they want to combine, apply precision edits, and…

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Student Startup: AgileCare Solutions

Friday, December 21, 2018
Two women

Founded in 2017, AgileCare automates the process of matching caregivers with clients for private­duty home health care companies. Due to its local and personal nature, the home care…

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Honors College Student Earns Beinecke Scholarship

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Grant Burton

Grant Burton, an Honors College senior majoring in psychology in the College of Social Science, was selected when he was a junior to be one of 18 students…

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International Student Named Rhodes Scholar

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Nikkita Ngalande

Nikkita Ngalande, an Honors College senior majoring in actuarial science in the College of Natural Science, has been named a Rhodes Scholar from her home country of Zambia….

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MSU Engineering Celebrates 25 years of Design Day

Friday, December 7, 2018
Engineering Building

The Michigan State University College of Engineering celebrated a quarter-century of student creativity and innovation on Dec. 7, during 25 Years of Design Day– an event that has become…

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MSU Team Wins Bronze at 2018 Synthetic Biology Competition

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

MSU’s 2018 iGEM has won a Bronze Medal from the International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) global competition. iGEM brings together students from around the world to design synthetic biology…

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Undergraduate Researcher Nominated for Marshall Scholarship

Friday, November 9, 2018
Garrett King

MSU nominated Garrett King, a student research assistant at NSCL, for the Marshall Scholarship. It is a national scholarship that supports up to forty U.S. students to study at…

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MSU Students Named Finalists for Mitchell, Rhodes Scholarships

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Students Pictures

Three Michigan State University undergraduate students are finalists for two highly respected awards – the Mitchell Scholarship and Rhodes Scholarship. Interviews will be held on Nov. 17. Eli…

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