Helping elderly get connected
is better science
Understanding issues of veterans is goal of new book
Digitizing rare photos
Studying work-related deaths
Gran Fondo races to finish off skin cancer
In a full sprint toward increasing rider participation and fundraising for Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s skin cancer research program, on Saturday, June 27, the MSU Gran Fondo will enter its third year of becoming West Michigan's biggest and best cycling event.View story photos
Tablets can help elderly cross the ‘digital divide’
New MSU research has found that the use of tablets makes it easier for the elderly to get online, breaking down some of the barriers that keep them from getting connected.View story photos
Senior awarded prestigious Baggett Fellowship
An MSU Honors College senior, majoring in linguistics and neuroscience, has been awarded a prestigious Baggett Fellowship. Mina Hirzel will be participating in a one-year post-baccalaureate research fellowship at the University of Maryland, College Park.
The State News wins national award
The Society of Professional Journalists honored The State News, MSU’s student newspaper, as the nation’s best daily college newspaper of 2014.
Wharton Center Ovation Award winners announced
The Wharton Center for Performing Arts selected two winners for its fourth annual Ovation Awards.View story photos
MSU professor to serve as founding editor for science journal
MSU professor Patricia Soranno was named founding editor-in-chief of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography’s new journal, Limnology and Oceanography Letters.View story photos
Partnership donates $250,000 to support financial education for students
In partnership with Visa Inc., the MSU Federal Credit Union will provide MSU $250,000 in funding for the next eight years to underwrite the Financial Peer Education Program, which will be available to MSU students beginning in fall 2015.View story photos
‘Kinky Boots’ comes to Wharton Center May 26-31
The award-winning Broadway musical “Kinky Boots” will be performed May 26-31 at MSU’s Wharton Center.
Business Insider ranks MSU No. 20 in nation for food
Business Insider recently released a list of the 50 universities with the best food, placing MSU at No. 20 and as the top university in Michigan.
Online safety: If you want something done right, do it yourself
When it comes to keeping online information safe from hackers and other criminals, it’s up to the individual user to keep his or her data secure. The end-user is often the “weakest link” in the Internet safety chain, said Saleem Alhabash, an MSU faculty member who is part of a team that researches ways of making the Web safer for its users.View story photos