Away from the light: Students design blanket to help jaundiced babies
About 60 percent of infants are born jaundiced and many spend their first days of life isolated from their mothers underneath special lights that help them eliminate the excess bilirubin in their bloodstreams.View story photos
Hanson appointed dean of MSU International Studies and Programs
Steven Hanson, who has served as interim dean of MSU's International Studies and Programs for nearly a year, is the the new ISP dean.View story photos
MSU Board of Trustees roundup
At its April 22 meeting, the MSU Board of Trustees adopted new room-and-board rates for the 2014-15 academic year.
Broad Art Museum gets another $5 million from namesake
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU received a new $5 million gift from The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation to increase the museum’s exhibition endowment as well as to provide annual funding for exhibitions for the next five years.View story photos
Student entrepreneurs hope to impress Silicon Valley execs
Five MSU students have been chosen to attend the prestigious Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students e-Bootcamp, which will be held at Stanford University April 17-20.
A glimpse of Wharton Center's 2014-2015 season
Wharton Center released a short list of upcoming 2014-15 performances, including the musicals "Once," "Annie" and "Kinky Boots." The entire season will be announced the last week of April when Wharton Center subscribers will receive the season brochure and order form.
Global business execs take stage at MSU commencement
Indian philanthropist Azim Premji, chairman of the global information technology company Wipro Ltd., and Norman Augustine, retired CEO and chairman of the aeronautics company Lockheed Martin Corp., will speak at MSU’s spring commencement on May 2.View story photos
Staff members to be recognized with university awards April 22
Six staff employees will receive the 37th annual Jack Breslin Distinguished Staff Award and one staff employee will receive the fifth annual Ruth Jameyson "Above and Beyond" Award April 22.View story photos
MSU Debate finishes in top 16 of National Debate Tournament
The MSU Debate Team finished in the top 16 at the National Debate Tournament, which ended Monday. MSU was one of six schools in the country to qualify three teams to the national competition. This was the first time since 2008 that MSU qualified three teams.
Percolating peace and prosperity
MSU's Dan Clay is Rwanda’s Juan Valdez. But unlike the fictional Valdez who merely trekked through Colombia with a mule laden with bags of coffee beans, Clay helped nurture the seeds of Rwanda’s gourmet coffee industry, thus giving the African nation a strong economic shield to protect peace and prosperity.