Sharing a love for MSU
Teacher. Business owner. Role model. Groundbreaker. MSU alumna. No matter how Marilyn Capelli Dimitroff is characterized, her leadership and intelligence have led her to success in almost everything she has attempted.
MSU’s Gregg Howe awarded Fellow of ASPB Award
Gregg Howe, an MSU Foundation Professor and AgBioResearch scientist, is the recipient of a Fellow of ASPB Award by the American Society of Plant Biologists. The award recognizes distinguished and long-term contributions to plant biology and service to the society by current members in areas that include research, education, mentoring, outreach, and professional and public service.
Charisma-challenged? You can still be a good boss
You don’t need the charisma of Steve Jobs to be an effective boss, indicates new research led by MSU business scholars.View story photos
MSU, MasterCard Foundation partner to increase youth employment in Africa
A five-year, $13 million collaboration between MSU and The MasterCard Foundation will help 15,000 young people access employment and entrepreneurship opportunities in the fast-growing horticulture, aquaculture, poultry, cassava and oilseed sectors in Tanzania and Nigeria.
Hospitals put your data at risk, study finds
Lying in a hospital bed, the last thing you should have to worry about is a personal data breach. Yet recent research co-authored by an MSU business scholar found nearly 1,800 occurrences of large data breaches in patient information over a seven-year period.View story photos
MSU selected for GM-sponsored autonomous vehicle competition
MSU will compete against seven other North American universities to create a fully autonomous vehicle in a new challenge announced April 5 by General Motors and other sponsors.
College of Social Science pilots MSU’s first Flint study away program
The College of Social Science at MSU has announced the creation of a new summer internship program in Flint that will allow students to create sustainable change through internship work.View story photos
Spartan Innovations’ GreenLight Business Model Competition announces 2017 winners
The GreenLight Business Model Competition, an early-stage pitch competition bringing together entrepreneurs and small business supporters from all over Michigan, has announced the winners of its fifth annual event.
Robert and Georgia Burgess are both graduates of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bob earned his Bachelor of Science in 1966 majoring in packaging, and his wife, Georgia, graduated in 1967 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in interior design. They have found significant success in their respective fields and continue to give back to MSU.
Startup teams pitch ideas for chance at $100,000 in cash prizes
Startup teams in the Greenlight Business Model Competition will pitch ideas to a panel of judges March 29 at Wharton Center’s Pasant Theatre for a chance at cash prizes totaling $100,000.