Here’s what police know about digital evidence
MSU criminal justice researcher Thomas Holt is among the first to examine how well police can identify digital evidence on a crime scene.View story photos
MSU college establishes two new divisions
MSU College of Human Medicine announced the formation of two new clinical divisions — a Division of Neurosurgery and a Division of Otolaryngology — in partnership with two Southeast Michigan medical practices, a move that expands its statewide presence and opportunities for its students.
Spartans graduate this weekend
MSU will host commencement ceremonies Friday and Saturday at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center.View story photos
Jeff Dwyer: Inclusive environments
During our annual MSU Extension Fall Conference October 29 and 30, 2019, we enhanced our commitment to creating a safe learning environment for everyone by requesting a few all-gender restrooms at the conference venue. In addition, we asked our general-session speakers to use their pronouns when they introduced themselves — mine are he, him and his — and suggested that others do the same.View story photos
James Brinkmann: Stranded strangers
It’s 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2 in Chicago’s Union Station. Dozens of Michiganders are waiting to board the daily Blue Water 364 train to head home and rest for one day before another week starts. An announcement begins. “Blue Water 364 is delayed by 30 minutes.” We board the train and continue to wait. Three and a half hours pass interspersed with announcements. We’re still at the station due to engine failure.View story photos
Wide reach of MSU’s Give Green Day raises $1.5 million to support students
On Tuesday, Dec. 3, MSU’s #GiveGreenDay campaign raised more than $1.5 million to support students and community initiatives, thanks to more than 4,800 gifts from donors around the world.
Is opioid treatment available to those who need it most?
The U.S. opioid epidemic is still raging – it’s particularly pronounced in low-income areas and in those where people lack access to health care services, which includes cities in Michigan and across the Rust Belt. But the effectiveness of efforts to provide treatment and recovery options to those who need it most – that is, in locations with the greatest number of deaths from opioid overdose – has been unclear.View story photos
’Tis the season to share Spartan holiday spirit. Together we’ll bring the same Spartans Will to a new year — and a new decade — full of possibilities and people determined to make a difference.View story photos
Me, me, me! How narcissism changes throughout life
Psychology experts from Michigan State University conducted the longest study on narcissism to date, revealing how it changes over time.View story photos
WKAR to stream MSU fall commencement ceremonies
For the benefit of friends, family and Spartan fans around the world, WKAR Public Media will livestream all three Michigan State University Fall 2019 commencement ceremonies taking place Dec. 13 and 14 at the Breslin Center on the MSU campus.