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Woodruff and Fazleabas Honored as Reproductive Biology Distinguished Fellows

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
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Of the 15 scientists worldwide honored as Distinguished Fellows by the Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) this year, two are professors in the College of Human…

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MSU’s Richard Lenski Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Friday, February 12, 2021
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During his ground-breaking E. coli Long-Term Evolution Project (LTEE), Michigan State University experimental evolutionary biologist Richard Lenski has witnessed the beginning and end of more than one lifetime—73,000 bacterial lifetimes and counting,…

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Brandon Rohnke Named AAAS Science Technology Policy Fellow

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Department of Energy

Brandon Rohnke, a postdoc at the MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory (PRL), has accepted an offer to be a Science & Technology Policy Fellow with the American Association for…

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Keeping SDGs from Being a Zero-Sum Game

Monday, February 11, 2019
SPG

Even as the world gets on the same sustainability page courtesy of the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), those very goals can result in significant tradeoffs. Scientists…

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MSU Sustainability Expert Named AAAS Public Engagement Fellow

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Laura Schmitt Olabisi

Michigan State University Associate Professor Laura Schmitt Olabisi has been named one of 15 researchers nationally to be a 2018-19 Alan I. Leshner Leadership Institute Public Engagement Fellow…

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Survey Shows Scientists Value Honesty, Curiosity

Monday, February 15, 2016
Robert Pennock

Michigan State University presented a first-of-its-kind study on the virtues and values of scientists at the 2016 meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C….

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Americans’ Support for Science Remains Strong

Monday, February 15, 2016
John Besley

A large majority of Americans have favorable views of science and scientists, believing that the benefits from science outweigh any negatives and agree that science and technology will…

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