MSU Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics ranked No. 1
The MSU Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, or AFRE, has been ranked first among all agricultural and applied economics departments in the world by Research Papers in Economics for its excellence in developing and publishing impactful papers and articles.
Student illustrations help spark conversation around bystander intervention
Every 98 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. Up to 15 percent of these assaults happen in public spaces where others are often bystanders to the abuse. What if more of those bystanders stepped up and stepped in when they noticed sexual assault or harassment taking place?View story videos
Challenge the status quo
Back when I was 10 years old, I didn’t really know what it meant to challenge the status quo. All I knew is that I thought there were unfair rules on the safety patrol. There were all sorts of crosswalk locations that students on the patrol could be assigned – my favorite was literally in front of my house so my mom could run out a poncho if a downpour started.View story photos
Why funding for graduate medical education should change
An MSU physician thinks it’s time to come up with new standards for reimbursing hospitals for their graduate medical education programs.
Multiple screen use affects snack choices
Using multiple screen devices simultaneously while snacking may influence food choices, according to a new MSU study.View story photos
Chris Adami: Remembering Stephen Hawking
The passing of the great physicist Stephen Hawking yesterday at the age of 76 fills me with sadness for many different reasons. On the one hand, it was inspiring to witness that, seemingly, the power of will and intellect can hold such a serious illness at bay for so long. On the other hand, I am also sad that I never got to talk to him, and perhaps explain to him my take on his great body of work.View story photos
MSU mathematics professor awarded prestigious fellowship
Thomas Walpuski, an MSU assistant professor of mathematics in the College of Natural Science, is one of the 20 researchers that were recognized with a 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship in mathematics.View story photos
MSU set to host B1G Five Meet in nationally televised event Saturday
MSU gymnastics returns home for the final time in 2018 to host No. 11 Nebraska, No. 28 Maryland, No. 24 Ohio State and No. 30 Illinois Saturday afternoon in the B1G Five meet which will be aired live on the Big Ten Network.
Foley represents Michigan State at NCAA Championships this weekend
MSU wrestling is represented by one wrestler at the NCAA Wrestling National Championships this weekend on March 15-17 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Spartans host Purple Eagles in earliest home opener in program history
MSU baseball makes its 2018 home debut this weekend in the earliest home game in program history, hosting Niagara in a four-game series, Thursday-Sunday, March 15-18 at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field.