Jason Miller: COVID-19 impacts on truckloads of freight
Miller’s research examines logistics operations with an emphasis on motor carrier safety, productivity and pricing. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, he is providing a series of brief video presentations called “Freight Fireside Chats” to explain how truckloads of freight are being affected and what changes we can expect to see in the coming weeks.View story photos
How medical videos on YouTube are failing to meet people’s needs
New research from MSU, the University of Utah, the University of Arizona and Carnegie Mellon University examines how people process medical information online to manage their chronic conditions.
Abhishek Tekumulla: An open letter to bar revelers of the Coronavirus pandemic
Not to be that guy, but I want to give you my non-statistical take on the COVID-19 pandemic. When MSU President Stanley issued an e-mail last Wednesday about converting curriculum online, I took part in the joy of being able to attend class in my pajamas.View story photos
Burgess New Venture Challenge announces second annual semifinalists
The Burgess New Venture Challenge announced the contest’s 2020 semifinalists.
Better planning could save millions in health care costs
New research from MSU and Rutgers University reveals the amount of money washed away in hospital operating rooms, offering solutions to save hospitals – and the country – millions of dollars each year.View story photos
Department of Management secures No. 1 rank for research productivity
MSU has a strong reputation for its global thought leadership, research and expertise. Another milestone has just been achieved by the Broad College’s Department of Management to reinforce this reputation.
Richard Saouma: The Power of Lunch
Richard Saouma, associate dean for MBA, EMBA and professional master’s programs, is an expert in management and business administration. He presented his research called the “Power of Lunch” at the Broad College of Business’ BroadX event in Grand Rapids in 2019.View story photos
MSU debate team leads the way, inclusive forum for hearing impaired student
In January 2020, MSU partnered with debate teams from Indiana University, University of Michigan and University of Minnesota to experiment with a series of online scrimmage debates that could eventually provide more inclusive forums for collegiate debaters.View story photos
Valerie McNamara: Embracing new opportunities
As I start my second semester here, I have already embraced many new opportunities. This past summer — prior to starting my first semester — I attended a freshman seminar abroad in Ireland to study globalization and business.View story photos
Hate 'cancel culture'? Blame algorithms
“Cancel culture” has become so pervasive that even former President Barack Obama has weighed in on the phenomenon, describing it as an overly judgmental approach to activism that does little to bring about change.View story photos