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MSU Civil Engineers Help Michigan Evaluate Distracted Driving

Friday, October 9, 2020
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Civil engineers at Michigan State University are helping the State of Michigan evaluate methods for enforcing violations of distracted driving and dangerous cell phone use. In a study…

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Savolainen Wins International Transportation Safety Council Honor

Thursday, June 4, 2020
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Peter Savolainen of Michigan State University will receive the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) 2020 Transportation Safety Council Edmund R. Ricker Individual Award for international leadership in traffic…

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Professor Named ITE Fellow for Contributions to Improving Mobility Safety

Friday, January 10, 2020
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MSU Foundation professor Peter Savolainen has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Transportation Engineers, or ITE, for his ongoing contributions and leadership in improving mobility and…

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New MSU Foundation Professors Announced

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
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Michigan State University recently named five new MSU Foundation Professors, a designation given to outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in research and teaching, while enhancing the prominence of…

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