MSU supply chain management continues to dominate
MSU earned prominent recognition on the latest U.S. News and World Report ranking, America’s Best Colleges 2020, which includes a top-ranked national program.
Hospitality business associate professor takes on international leadership role
Broad College of Business Spartans are constantly striving to reach new heights with the confidence and passion to make a difference for the business world. This summer, Jeff Beck, associate professor in The School of Hospitality Business, was named International Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education’s 73rd president.View story photos
Foundation takes ideas from lab to marketplace
Since its founding in the early 1970s, the MSU Foundation has been a beehive of activity, bringing together the worlds of higher education and economic development, tech transfer, licensing, patenting and all the other components that help keep the university’s research machine running smoothly.View story photos
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.