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LEAP, MSU Coordinate Regional Manufacturing To Fight Coronavirus

Thursday, April 9, 2020
N95 Masks

Lansing-area manufacturers and the local medical community are working together to meet the demand for personal protective equipment for workers battling COVID-19. A cluster of regional biotech and…

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From GED to Ph.D.: Spartan Researcher Achieves Success

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Nkrumah Grant is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. He’s part of Michigan State University’s Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training, an experimental program dedicated to…

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MSU Scientist Excels While Dealing with Syndromes

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
kyle card in the lab

Kyle Card is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. As part of a partnership between WKAR and Michigan State University’s Broadening Experiences in…

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WKAR Science of Food Series Debuts on PBS Digital

Friday, September 20, 2019

Why should meat “rest” between cooking and serving? Which is better: farmed or wild-caught salmon? What makes a pickle, a pickle? History buff, foodie and Michigan State University…

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WKAR Receives Multiple Awards, Including TV, Radio Honor

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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WKAR was named both Michigan Public Television Station of the Year and Public Radio Group One Station of the Year for 2018 by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters at the Broadcast Excellence Awards ceremony held…

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WKAR First to Receive Experimental License to Explore Future of TV

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly’s visited WKAR and ComArtSci. East Lansing, MI. June 20, 2018.

Michigan State University and WKAR have received a license from the Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, to launch an experimental Next Generation TV broadcasting station to focus on…

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MSU Updates Flint App to Provide More News, Information

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Empower Flint logo

A mobile device app, developed at Michigan State University to help people in Flint cope with the on-going water situation, has been updated to provide users with more…

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Timothy Busfield to Join MSU as Artist-in-Residence

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Photo of the College of Comm Arts building

Emmy-awarding actor Timothy Busfield will join Michigan State University as an artist-in-residence in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences. In this new role, Busfield will co-teach courses…

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‘Faces of Flint’ Looks at Daily Lives In Water Crisis

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
TV filming studio

Michigan State University’s WKAR radio and TV will soon present a series of documentary video shorts and radio features that will cover how the people of Flint, Mich….

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MSU, DPTV to Launch 24/7 Children’s Programming

Monday, January 11, 2016
Elementary Teacher Reading to Students

A bold, new collaboration between Michigan State University and Detroit Public Television will unite one of the world’s top research universities and a national leader in public broadcasting…

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