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MSU launches partnership for urban agriculture in Detroit
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Graduate student at Kellogg Biological Station wins award
Elizabeth Schultheis, a Ph.D. candidate at Kellogg Biological Station and MSU’s Department of Plant Biology, was awarded the Tracy Hammer Graduate Student Award at MSU’s College of Natural Science Alumni Association annual award program.
2015 plant sale to benefit MSU Horticulture Gardens
The MSU Department of Horticulture is hosting a plant sale to benefit the MSU Horticulture Gardens from 5 to 7 p.m. on May 15 and 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 16 at the Plant and Soil Sciences building.
Piano sale to take place May 15
West Michigan Piano of Grand Rapids will conduct a sale of new and used pianos by Kawai, Yamaha, Steinway and others by appointment for alumni and friends of MSU only on May 15 at the West Michigan Piano showroom.
‘Fracture’ prints, not fingerprints, help solve child abuse cases
Much like a finger leaves its own unique print to help identify a person, researchers are now discovering that skull fractures leave certain signatures that can help investigators better determine what caused the injury.View story photosView story videos
Seung Hee Choi: No ifs, ands or buts
There’s no ifs, ands or cigarette butts about it – smoking stinks. I knew this before I entered the nursing field, but this concept became even more evident when I did my dissertation. This project was my first foray into research and it involved smoking among blue-collar workers who operate heavy equipment.View story photos
Spartans graduate this weekend
MSU will host commencement ceremonies this weekend at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center. There are 4,995 undergraduate degree candidates and 2,302 advanced degree candidates. The Eli Broad College of Business has the most undergraduate degree candidates with 854.View story photos
MSU professor receives award for book
Dale Belman, professor in the School of Labor and Industrial Relations, received the Bowen Award for most important public policy book of 2014 from the Industrial Relations Section at Princeton University.
Community Music School presents two music therapy recitals celebrating students' abilities
The MSU Community Music School is hosting two music therapy concerts to showcase the abilities of CMS music therapy students at 6 p.m. today and 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the MSU Community Music School Performance Hall.
Music students to put on Nepal benefit concert
Students from the MSU College of Music will perform a classical music concert at 4 p.m. May 10 at People’s Church in East Lansing.
Project FIT approaches school nutrition from new directions
A recent project led by MSU researchers has shown that a multicomponent approach could be a valuable method in improving the health and nutrition of schoolchildren. With many children in the United States failing to meet USDA Dietary Guidelines, Project FIT, a two-year initiative, encouraged improvements in nutrition, physical activity and the health environments of students in four elementary schools.View story photos