Sleep deprivation linked to false confessions
Sleep-deprived people are much more likely to sign false confessions than rested individuals, according to an MSU-led study that has important implications for police interrogation practices.View story photos
Powers leads No. 17 MSU women in 74-69 win over Iowa
Aerial Powers scored 25 points and had a key steal and two free throws in the closing seconds, Tori Jankoska hit four free throws in the final 23 seconds and No. 17 Michigan State held off Iowa 74-69 on Sunday.
Valentine named Big Ten Player of the Week
Senior guard Denzel Valentine was named the Big Ten’s Player of the Week for the third time this season, announced the league office Monday.
New MSU police unit focuses on anti-bias, inclusion
As part of its continued effort to improve police community relations, the MSU Police Department has formed an Inclusion and Anti-Bias Unit, committed to proactively addressing police and community-related issues associated with bias.View story photos
MSU graduate students named 2016 HWW Pre-Doctoral Workshop Fellows
MSU College of Arts and Letters graduate students Jennifer Gohlke, German studies, and Sophia Pavlos, philosophy, have been named Humanities Without Walls 2016 Pre-Doctoral Workshop Fellows.View story photos
Prius voted No. 1 commercial by MSU faculty
A commercial for Prius in which a team of bank robbers used the car to elude police earned the top grade in the MSU Department of Advertising and Public Relations’ list of best commercials aired during this year’s Super Bowl.View story photos
MSU researcher awarded USDA grant to study fresh produce, food safety
MSU AgBioResearch scientist Hui Li has been awarded a $475,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to study human exposure to the harmful chemicals present in fresh produce.View story photos
New solution to economic eyesores?
MSU researchers will use nearly $250,000 from the U.S. Department of Commerce to test whether recycling and repurposing building materials is an effective solution to economic blight.View story photos
Women's Resource Center posts February 2016 newsletter
The Feb. 2016 issue of the MSU Women's Resource Center newsletter, "Wisdom, Words & Women" has been published.
Helping Flint since its beginning
MSU and Flint were both founded in 1855. So it’s no surprise to learn that the university has been working closely with the city for more than 100 years.View story photos