New motion capture screening technology could slow progression of arthritis
MSU researchers set out to see if they could use motion capture technology to screen for differences between healthy hand movements and those in patients with osteoarthritis. This method could detect arthritis earlier.
Four Spartans Garner AHCA All-America Scholar Accolades
Four Spartans have been named All-American Scholars by the American Hockey Coaches Association, the organization announced on Tuesday (July 21).
ComArtSci launches new programs
MSU is launching new degree programs to prepare communication professionals for the challenging work ahead. MSU’s College of Communication Arts and Sciences invites undergraduate students to enroll in four new programs this fall, including public relations, information science, communication leadership and strategy and games and interactive media.
New installation at Broad showcases community stories of care amid pandemic
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU invites community members to share messages of thanks for a new installation — Acts of Care.
NSF-funded project explores plant metabolism links to climate change, human nutrition
MSU plant biologist Berkley Walker is part of a team of scientists that is using a 3-year, $1.4 million National Science Foundation, or NSF, Molecular and Cellular Biosciences award to explore the intersection between photorespiration and one-carbon metabolism, two plant biochemical processes that are critical to plant growth and human nutrition.View story photos
Governor, dean announce new implicit bias training for health care workers
The dean of the MSU College of Nursing joined Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and other leaders on July 9 to announce a new implicit bias training initiative that all health professions employees will be required to take in order to receive or renew their license.
Social scientists awarded National Parks Service grant
The Department of Anthropology is pleased to announce that Stacey Camp and Ethan Watrall have been awarded a 3 year National Parks Service Japanese American Confinement Sites grant for $379,017.View story photos
MSU researcher receives grant to evaluate forest resilience, recovery from wildfires
MSU fire ecologist Jessica Miesel is leading a team that received a $454,000 grant from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection to explore the ability of forests to be resilient and recover from forest fires.View story photos
'On These Grounds' describes the history of enslavement at colleges
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded MSU a grant of $550,000 to support the first phase of the On These Grounds projectView story photos
Lawrence Stallworth: From full-time auto worker to graduate
I came from a community college where there’s little-to-no campus life, so being thrown into life at MSU was difficult. There was a point where I didn’t even know what resources were available to me. But there’s something for everybody here — you just kind of have to do some work looking for it.View story photos