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Using ComArtSci Computer Power to Understand COVID-19

Sunday, April 26, 2020
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While Computer Labs Await the Return of Students, MSU’s College of Communication Arts and Sciences Dedicates Unused Resources to Protein Folding Project Spartans are contributing to a global…

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Four Things School Districts Need to Know Before Moving Learning Online

Thursday, March 26, 2020
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As the number of cases of COVID-19 multiplies and the duration of school closures increases, school districts are struggling with the feasibility of providing students with online learning…

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WKAR Provides Resources for Families During Coronavirus Pandemic

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
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Prompted by the coronavirus pandemic, Michigan State University’s WKAR Public Media is paving the way for the community to access valuable information, including content to facilitate student learning….

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4 Ways To Keep The Peace With Your Partner During Social Distancing

Thursday, March 19, 2020
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Relationships will be put to the test as partners navigate the uncharted territories of spending 24/7 together, becoming both partners and co-workers sharing the same space. “It is…

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Students Sweep Design Awards Win 14 Gold Addys

Thursday, March 12, 2020
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Michigan State University won 93 awards at the 2020 ADDYs for the Mid-Michigan region, with students and alumni garnering gold awards and other honors in the largest and…

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Poor Internet Connection Leaves Rural Students Behind

Monday, March 2, 2020
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Slow Internet connections or limited access from homes in rural areas can contribute to students falling behind academically, according to a new report from Michigan State University’s Quello…

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MSU Faculty Included on Team for Michigan Mobility Challenge

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
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Shelia Cotten, a faculty member from Michigan State University’s College of Communications Arts and Sciences is part of a team that was selected to receive a $1.77 million…

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Faculty and Students Present at National Communication Association

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
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Faculty and Ph.D. Students Attend and Showcase Work at National Communication Association’s 105th Annual Convention The National Communication Association held its 105th annual convention November 14-17, 2019, in…

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What Motivates Older Adults to Use a FitBit?

Monday, November 18, 2019
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For older adults, Fitbits and other activity trackers may be popular gifts, but they may not be used for very long. While counterintuitive, engaging in competition with family…

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Using High-Speed Videoendoscopy to Detect Vocal Cord Anomalies

Thursday, November 7, 2019
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NIH-Funded Research Project Fosters a Better Understanding of Normal Voice Function and Voice Disorder, with the Goal of Improving Treatment for Dysphonia High-speed videoendoscopy (HSV) could change the…

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