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 on Wednesday at the Wharton Center’s Pasant Theatre for a chance at cash prizes totaling $100,000.
Tori Jankoska named Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American
MSU women’s basketball senior guard Tori Jankoska was named to the Associated Press honorable mention All-America team, as announced by the AP March 27.
WKAR partners with local credit union and the Greater Lansing Food Bank to provide meals
As part of the WKAR Radio Spring Fundraiser, which kicked off today, donations made to WKAR Radio will help feed those in need the community.
Doctoral student receives fellowship to further understanding of African Diaspora
Tara Mock, a doctoral candidate in African and African American Studies, was recently awarded the 2017 TIAA Ruth Simms Hamilton Graduate Merit Fellowship at MSU.View story photos
Honors College senior named Hertz Fellow
MSU senior Rebecca Carlson is one of 12 students nationwide to be named a Hertz Fellow.View story photos
MSU expands public policy programs with Kellogg Foundation grant
MSU’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research is launching a new initiative to continue educating emerging leaders through an expansion of its ongoing policy education and research programs.View story photos
MSU lands NIH grant to study connection between fish genes and human medicine
MSU has landed a $727,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve the use of fish as disease models for human medicine.View story photos
Bridges named to NABC All-District First Team
MSU guard/forward Miles Bridges has been selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District Seven First Team, as announced by the NABC March 22.
Livestock can uproot protected wildlife from prime real estate
The story of wildlife conservation is usually framed as man vs. treasured wildlife. But there’s growing evidence that the narrative deserves to have leading roles for livestock such as sheep, yaks or cows.View story photos