Investing in the future
While endowed chairs distinguish top faculty, the impact of these positions goes far beyond a title. Endowed chair holders are established leaders who squarely look the world’s most vexing problems in the eye and see a way through.
MSU helps non-profit raise donations for veterans
MSU has been named a finalist for the first Operation Hat Trick Award for its commitment to improving injured U.S. veterans’ lives.
MSU will play at Duke in ACC/Big Ten Challenge
MSU will travel to Duke for the 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. The Spartans and Blue Devils will meet Nov. 29 at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.
Project 60/50 hosts quilt event
Project 60/50 met May 20 for “Quilted Conversations: Materializing Civil and Human Rights,” an event that featured historic and locally made quilts to educate and inspire conversations on civil and human rights.View story photos
Grant to help improve electrical communication in the brain
A researcher in the Michigan State University College of Engineering will use a $413,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to explore why devices implanted in the brain lose their efficacy over time.View story photos
Kodur named chairperson of MSU civil and environmental engineering
Venkatesh Kodur has been named chairperson of the Michigan State University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.View story photos
Rachel Croson recommended as dean of MSU’s College of Social Science
Rachel Croson has been recommended to serve as the new dean of MSU’s College of Social Science.View story photos
MSU researcher working to develop new cancer-fighting drug
MSU professor and researcher André Bachmann is collaborating on cancer-fighting research that could change the way we treat the illness.View story photos
Suzy Merchant and Family make $125,000 gift for women’s athletics
Merchant announced gift at Spartan Fund Event for women.View story photos
Dairy Open House slated for June 14
The Dairy Open House will provide an up-close look of the Pasture Dairy Center and Michigan’s agricultural landscapes from 4 to 8 p.m. on June 14 at W.K. Kellogg Biological Station.