MSU launches partnership for urban agriculture in Detroit
A Detroit neighborhood will host MSU’s first urban food research center, developing solutions to economic and nutritional challenges unique in urban environments.View story photos
Could the air you breathe be a factor in Parkinson’s?
Could the air you breathe, specifically through your nose, be a factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease? That’s a question an MSU researcher is looking to answer in a new federally funded study.View story photos
MSU to host inaugural roundtable discussion on food access
Food access will be the topic of discussion as MSU hosts its first “Our Table” event from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Nov. 16 at Cristo Rey Community Center.
Should exercise be what the doctor orders for depression?
MSU and University of Michigan researchers asked 295 patients receiving treatment at a mental health clinic whether they wanted to be more physically active and if exercise helped improve their mood and anxiety. They also asked if patients wanted their therapist to help them become more active.View story photos
MSU experts can discuss Texas church massacre
MSU experts can speak to the link between domestic violence and mass shootings, weapons and repeat domestic abuse, and other related issues.View story photos
College of Human Medicine professor honored by March of Dimes
Lee Anne Roman, a College of Human Medicine professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive biology, has been honored by the March of Dimes for her many years of teaching and research dedicated to improving the health of women and their children.View story photos
MSU’s Science Gallery Lab Detroit seeks proposals for first exhibition
MSU’s Science Gallery Lab Detroit is seeking proposals for HUSTLE, an exhibition that will explore what it means for people to work hard, to be hopeful, to be taken advantage of or to wonder what the future holds.View story photos
Spearheading an important cause
Recently, the MSU College of Human Medicine, in partnership with the Flint Community Based Organization Partners and others, hosted the first-ever Flint Oral Health Fair. The effort was spearheaded by Woody Neighbors and his team at the MSU College of Human Medicine’s Flint campus.
MSU hearing aid technology to eliminate background noise
Mi Zhang, an MSU assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, and his team are working on developing a smart hearing aid device that can enhance the clarity of conversation and remove unwanted sounds in the background.View story photos
MSU Safe Place honors Domestic Violence Awareness Month
In light of October being nationally recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, there was a diverse crowd of people at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum on Oct. 12 attending the MSU Safe Place candlelight vigil to raise awareness and honor those who have battled domestic violence.View story photos