Undergraduate research ranging from science to performing arts on public display at MSU
Ranging from agriculture and science to performing arts to business and entrepreneurship, 928 MSU undergraduate students from 14 colleges will present their research at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 7 at the MSU Union.
Michigan State falls to Kansas
Josh Jackson scored 14 of his 23 points in the second half to help Kansas pull away late and reach the Sweet 16 for a second straight year with a 90-70 victory over MSU March 19.
Ward leads furious rally past Miami, 78-58
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo wasn't sure if his talented but inexperienced freshmen were ready to abandon their more comfortable up-tempo ways and play ''smash mouth'' basketball. Two of those freshmen showed they could play any way they wanted in their NCAA Tournament debuts, leading the ninth-seeded Spartans (20-14) to an opening-round 78-58 win over No. 8 seed Miami on Friday night.
Women fall to Arizona State, 73-61, in NCAA Tournament
Tori Jankoska led the way with 26 points, but in the end it would not be enough as ninth-seeded Michigan State fell to No. 8 Arizona State by a final score of 73-61 on Friday night.
Two MSU faculty appointed to new state commission focused on eliminating child lead exposure
Gov. Rick Snyder has announced the creation of the Child Lead Exposure Elimination Commission, an effort that will continue Michigan’s fight against lead exposure, and has appointed MSU’s Mona Hanna-Attisha and Rebecca Meunick to the 15-member commission.
Hughes and Eicher advance to second day at NCAA Wrestling Championships
MSU wrestling's Drew Hughes and Austin Eicher advanced to the second day of action at the NCAA Wrestling Championships at Scottrade Center in St. Louis.
Staff members win research administrator spotlight award
MSU’s research administration offices of Sponsored Programs Administration, Office of Sponsored Programs and Contract and Grant Administration award Judy Brown, director of the Office of Research Support in MSU’s College of Natural Science, and Linda Gallagher, business manager of the Department of Entomology in MSU’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources as the recipients of the Unit Research Administrator Spotlight Award.
ComArtSci and WKAR to host World Water Day event March 22
The MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences and WKAR Public Media are hosting a World Water Day celebration with leading experts Joan Rose, Xiaobo Tan and Bruno Basso on March 22. The event is set for 3-4 p.m. in WKAR Studio A, located in the ComArtSci building.
Skilled workers more prone to mistakes when interrupted
Expertise is clearly beneficial in the workplace, but highly trained workers in some occupations could actually be at risk for making errors when interrupted, indicates a new study by two MSU psychology researchers.View story photos
Kirk Gibson to speak at MSU commencement
Detroit Tigers legend Kirk Gibson will speak at MSU’s undergraduate convocation on May 5. He will also receive an honorary doctorate of humanities. Gibson attended Michigan State in 1975-78, where he played football and baseball.View story photos