$4.8M NIH grant addresses environmental influences on child health
A $4.8 million grant awarded to MSU from the National Institutes of Health will help Michigan’s top three research universities, a leading health care system and a state health agency investigate how exposure to a range of environmental factors in early development influences the health of children and adolescents.View story photos
Pioneer in molecular imaging to lead new MSU initiatives
Christopher H. Contag will join MSU as the inaugural director of the Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and the chairperson of the new Department of Biomedical Engineering.View story photos
Allan Kozlowski joins College of Human Medicine, named director at Mary Free Bed
Allan Kozlowski, an expert in rehabilitation medicine, will join the MSU College of Human Medicine as an assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and lead outcomes research in the John F. Butzer Center for Research & Innovation at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital.View story photos
Making a difference
MSU alumna Jordyn Castor has never let anything stop her from living life to the fullest. Armed with an MSU computer engineering degree, Jordyn is driving the creation of accessibility tools and advances for adults and children at Apple, Inc.’s headquarters in Cupertino, California.
Meditation keeps emotional brain in check
Meditation can help tame your emotions even if you’re not a mindful person, suggests a new study from MSU.View story photos
Identifying Ecstasy’s dangerous path
In an important discovery in the battle against the United States’ growing drug epidemic, a Michigan State University economist has found the Carolinas could be a hotspot for the trafficking and production of the drug Ecstasy.View story photos
New book shows Democrats and Republicans are nothing alike
The great divide between America’s two major political parties is explored in depth in the just-published “Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats” co-authored by Michigan State University political scientist Matt Grossmann,View story photos
Welcoming U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera
U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera will visit MSU's Residential College in the Arts and Humanities and RCAH Center for Poetry at MSU at 7 p.m. Sept. 28.View story photosView story videos
Professors author book on GM’s decision to stay in Lansing
Two MSU professors have partnered with former Lansing mayor David Hollister to pen a book centering around the 1996 campaign that persuaded General Motors Co. to stay in Lansing.
MSU men’s golf stands in first after two rounds of the Bearcat Invitational
Behind senior Sam Weatherhead’s second-lowest round of his career, the MSU men’s golf team stands in first place after two rounds of the Bearcat Invitational, hosted by the University of Cincinnati.