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Broad Exhibit Blends Art and Science

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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The Michigan State University Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, or MSU Broad, introduces a new exhibition, “MATTER(S) matter(s): Bridging Research in the Arts and Science,” which brings together…

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Winke Named Co-Editor of ‘Language Testing’ Journal

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Winke

Paula Winke, Associate Professor in the Second Language Studies Program, has been named Co-Editor of the journal Language Testing, effective January 1, 2019. This marks the fourth major…

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Ryu Honored for Online Database

Thursday, August 16, 2018
Catherine Ryu

Catherine Ryu, MSU associate professor of Japanese literature, received the prestigious 2018 Esperanto “Access to Language Education” Award, presented by CALICO, or Computer Assisted Language Consortium, the Esperantic Studies Foundation, and Lernu.net for…

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Professor Oversees Massive Digitization Project of Rare Film Collection

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
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Once threatened by chemical decay and decomposition, an important and rare film collection from the early years of cinema is now available to the public online thanks to…

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Malea Powell Named Editor of College Composition and Communication

Thursday, May 24, 2018
Malea Powell

Malea Powell, Professor and Chair of the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, has been selected as the next editor of College Composition and Communication (CCC), one…

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MSU Students Install Public Art Piece

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Teal Fabrics Student Art

Students from the College of Arts and Letters Citizen Scholars program recently proposed and installed a public art piece, titled “Reweaving our Social Fabric: Fiber Installation to Promote…

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Elizabeth LaPensée Wins Guggenheim Fellowship Award

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Assistant Professor Elizabeth LaPensée is among the 25 winners in the Fine Art group to receive a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship Award. The winners are chosen through a highly competitive process…

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MSU Prof Honored for Work on Equity and Social Justice Issues

Thursday, April 5, 2018
Emery Petchauer

Associate professor Emery Petchauer was selected to receive a distinguished award from the American Educational Research Association for his significant scholarly contributions to the field of teaching and teacher education….

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Social Media Can Amplify Cyberbullying by ‘Digital Mobs’

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Liza Potts

Tweeting praise or criticism gives you more power – and can pose a greater potential threat – than you may know, according to Michigan State University research. That’s…

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Literary Neuroscience: The Power of Bridging Arts & Sciences

Friday, March 30, 2018

Natalie Phillips, assistant professor of English, presented at the Humanities and the Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Forum on March 30, 2018. Interdisciplinary and interprofessional work between the artists, social…

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