MSU teams with state’s top universities to provide economic forecasting for Detroit
MSU joins the University of Michigan and Wayne State University in a collaboration that will provide Detroit-specific economic data analysis and forecasting services to the state’s largest city.
Why nonprofits are taking over Detroit, Flint governance
Though nonprofit philanthropies aid cities in times of need, like when natural disasters hit, their work usually ends when the crisis subsides. But that’s not the case in Detroit and Flint. New research from MSU finds that nonprofits have acquired unprecedented involvement in how these two cities are governed.View story photos
Italy’s minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics
Following the International Olympic Committee's announcement that Italy will host the 2026 Winter Olympics, Mark Wilson and Eva Kassens-Noor from MSU's Urban and Regional Planning department talk about why hosting the Olympic Games has waned in popularity.
Conquer Accelerator startup program launches fourth season
Five startup teams will have the opportunity to take their business ventures to the next level with the Conquer Accelerator, hosted by Spartan Innovations, which just launched its 10-week-long program.View story photos
MSU’S International Business Center earns Presidential Award
The United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented MSU’s International Business Center with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service.View story photos
What’s on tap? Michigan’s economy
Need some economic growth? Grab a cold craft beer (industry).View story photos
MSU awarded $7.8M for agricultural transformation in Malawi
MSU researchers received a $7.8 million grant from the Agricultural Transformation Initiative to build an independent policy research institute in Malawi dedicated to improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers and transforming Malawi’s agricultural sector.
MSU launches Student Venture Capital Fund within Broad College of Business
A new partnership between Red Cedar Ventures and a Broad College of Business research center is now delivering venture funding experiences directly into the classroom.View story photos
MSU graduate programs earn top national rankings
MSU earned the No. 1 title for five of its programs in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 edition of America’s Best Graduate Schools.
MSU research center in the fight against phony pharmaceuticals
Faculty from MSU play an instrumental role in ensuring the pharmaceutical drugs we take are delivered through a safe supply chain.View story photos