Microbiology Day slated for April 26 at Impression 5
Impression 5 Science Center and MSU's Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics are hosting Microbiology Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 26 at Impression 5 in downtown Lansing.
National Arbor Day tree planting to take place April 25
This year marks the 142nd anniversary of Arbor Day, which was started by Julius Sterling Morton on Jan. 4, 1872 as a tree-planting holiday. MSU is celebrating by planting a 15-foot tall Norway spruce (Picea abies) at noon April 25 at the MSU Union.
MSU study shows changes in farming practices could help environmental stability
By changing row-crop management practices in economically and environmentally stable ways, U.S. farms could contribute to improved water quality, biological diversity, and soil fertility while helping to stabilize the climate, according to an article in the May issue of BioScience.
Muslim Mental Health conference begins April 24
The sixth annual Muslim Mental Health Conference will take place April 24- 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Dearborn Inn in Dearborn.
Snyder's approval ratings up; Congress down
Gov. Rick Snyder’s approval ratings improved in the latest results from MSU’s State of the State Survey. Congress, however, continued to fare poorly.View story photos
Broad Art Museum gets another $5 million from namesake
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU announced today it has received a new $5 million gift from The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation to increase the museum’s exhibition endowment as well as to provide annual funding for exhibitions for the next five years. The gift was given in honor of the museum’s founding director, Michael Rush. Now in its second year, Broad MSU is dedicated to exploring global contemporary culture and ideas through art.View story photos
MSU wins silver award in procurement practices
The 2014 Sustainability Awards, given by The National Association of College and University Food Services, honored MSU as a silver award winner in the category of Procurement Practices.
Smith no-hitter, Nielsen homer deliver win vs. EMU
Senior Kelly Smith threw the 20th no-hitter in school history, while junior Carly Nielsen came off the bench to hit a pinch-hit home run in the bottom of the sixth inning as MSU earned a 1-0 non-conference win over Eastern Michigan.
Staff profiles: Daedre Craig
Daedre Craig, annual trial garden manager at the Horticulture Demonstration Gardens, talks about her love of gardening.View story videos
Internet use can help ward off depression among elderly
It’s estimated that as many as 10 million older Americans suffer from depression, often brought on by feelings of loneliness and isolation.View story photos