Spartans corral Broncos, 10-7
MSU baseball tied a season-high with 15 hits, getting three each from junior third baseman Marty Bechina and sophomore left fielder Bryce Kelley, to beat Western Michigan, 10-7, Wednesday afternoon at Robert J. Bobb Stadium at Hyames Field, playing the last few innings under steady to heavy rainfall.
MSU appoints two new faculty athletic representatives
Long-time MSU faculty members Bonnie Knutson and Michael Kaplowitz have been named MSU's new faculty athletic representatives.View story photos
Organic battery researcher selected for innovations program at Argonne National Lab
Future alternative energy success is highly dependent on the ability to store that energy once captured. Tom Guarr, co-founder of Jolt Energy Storage Technologies LLC, and researcher at the MSU Bioeconomy Institute in Holland, Michigan, is pioneering new technology for that purpose.View story videos
MSU’s Jack Liu elected to American academy of ‘thinkers and doers’
A global pioneer in sustainability science, MSU’s Jianguo “Jack” Liu has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.View story photos
MSU College of Human Medicine to host cerebral palsy conference
MSU College of Human Medicine will host the Maximizing Function and Ability in Cerebral Palsy conference on April 19. The conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in MSU’s Radiology Building. It will feature presentations by clinicians, scientists and community members from across the state and beyond.
MSU appoints new Neighborhoods director
Genyne Royal will serve as the new assistant dean for student success initiatives and director of the Neighborhood Student Success Collaborative, a structure that divides up MSU’s residential housing system to help first-year students succeed by combining where they live and learn.View story photos
MSU to host 29th annual Spring Show and Plant Sale
The MSU Student Horticulture Association will host its annual Spring Show and Plant Sale on April 21-22 at the MSU Plant and Soil Sciences Building. The event is an annual showcase of students’ landscaping and greenhouse skills that raises funds for annual scholarships and travel to conferences, competitions and horticulture industry trade shows.View story photos
Spartan Fund hosts ‘Week of Gratitude’
MSU Athletics and the Spartan Fund, with the volunteer efforts of student-athletes from 19 different sports, held various events throughout last week in appreciation of donors.
There’s no such thing as oversharing in conservation
Conservation globally has received a boost from the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals, placing new emphasis on, and opportunities for, support for the world’s flora and fauna. Yet even as environmental non-governmental organizations, or ENGOs, like The Nature Conservancy prepare to rise to the challenge, they face size issues. Specifically, their own size.View story photos
MSU professor Jack Liu name Ecological Society of America Fellow
The Ecological Society of America has recognized the contributions of Michigan State University’s Jianguo “Jack” Liu to the science and scholarship of sustainability by naming him a Fellow.