Some scientists share better than others
Some scientists share better than others. While astronomers and geneticists embrace the concept, the culture of ecology still has a ways to go. Research by MSU explores the paradox that although ecologists share findings via scientific journals, they do not share the data on which the studies are built.View story photos
MSU launches capital campaign with extraordinary event
The MSU community will come together this Friday, Oct. 24, for something extraordinary – a celebration to mark the beginning of the public phase of the university’s largest fundraising effort to date.
MSU HealthTeam partners with Aitch Foundation during Get Covered America campaign
The MSU HealthTeam has partnered with the Aitch Foundation during the national Get Covered America campaign that will help connect more people to health coverage through the Affordable Care Act.
Relationship violence prevention educational video to be piloted at MSU
The One Love Foundation will visit MSU to screen and pilot test the nation’s first relationship violence prevention educational video that highlights the central role technology, such as cell phones and social media, plays in the abuse process.
No. 8/5 Spartans play host to Michigan
MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference Tuesday inside the Izzo Family Media Center at the Spartan Stadium North End Zone Complex to preview Saturday's game against Michigan. The No. 8/5 Spartans (6-1, 3-0 Big Ten) will play host to the Wolverines (3-4, 1-2) at 3:30 p.m. in Spartan Stadium.
Lessons from the ‘Spanish flu,’ nearly 100 years later
Just in time for flu season, a new MSU study of “the mother of all pandemics” could offer insight into infection control measures for the flu and other epidemic diseases.View story photos
Spartan women's cross country claims No. 1 spot in Coaches Poll
For the first time in program history, the MSU women’s cross country team is ranked No. 1 in the NCAA Division I Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll, announced by the national office on Tuesday afternoon.
Julian Samora Research Institute celebrates 25th anniversary
The Julian Samora Research Institute, one of academia’s most respected voices for interdisciplinary research on Latinos in the Midwest and the U.S., is marking its 25th anniversary with a conference designed to celebrate, reflect and look ahead.
Dirita recommended as R. Hugh Endowed Chair
Victor J. DiRita has been recommended to serve as the Rudolph Hugh Endowed Chair in Microbial Pathogenesis at Michigan State University and chairperson of the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, which is a shared department of the Colleges of Veterinary Medicine, Human Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and Natural Science.
Making a STATEment: Third annual MSU Women in STEM conference a success
STEM has practically become a household word. You can’t pick up a newspaper or listen to the news on any given day without hearing about STEM education. More than 100 women attended the third annual Making a STATEment: MSU Women in STEM Conference, Oct. 9 and 10, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.