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Spartans Combat Bias In Reporting With ‘Sourcing for Diversity Project’

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
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As the media faces higher scrutiny for bias, the MSU School of Journalism is working to ensure voices from every corner of the community are represented in reporting. Students and…

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MSU Researcher Working to Reduce Teacher Bias in the Classroom

Monday, July 31, 2017
Niral Shah

A Michigan State University researcher is developing a web application that will help educators make their teaching practices more unbiased using data from their own classrooms. Niral Shah,…

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What Do Young Adults Think of Farmers?

Monday, November 30, 2015
John Besley

John Besley, associate professor, College of Communication Arts and Sciences, and Ellis N. Brandt Chair in Public Relations, is a leading expert on the public perception of science…

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Schools Failing to Address Biased Student Discipline

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
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School districts are failing to address the discipline gap between students of color and white students — in some cases even blocking researchers from gathering data on the…

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Renowned Scientist and Research Critic to Present at MSU

Friday, April 3, 2015
Jim Ioannidis

Dr. John Ioannidis will visit MSU and speak to researchers, faculty, students and guests on May 7, 2015. His presentation will discuss “Bias and Reproducible Research.” Ioannidis has…

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