Preparing a unique breed of medical researchers
In 2018, they established the Dewey Memorial Endowed Scholarship, named after their late Newfoundland, Dewey. The $1.3 million endowment will help recruit top students to the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine’s dual-degree program, which educates, trains and prepares tomorrow’s clinician-scientists to help address evolving scientific, social, ethical, political and humanitarian challenges that face animals and public health care.
MSU recognized for sexual assault prevention work
MSU’s Prevention, Outreach and Education Department was honored with the 2020 Impact Award for their outstanding achievements in sexual assault prevention at the Campus Prevention Network Summit, that was held virtually recently and hosted by EVERFI.
Swim Squads Earn Scholar All-America Honors
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has selected the MSU men's and women's swimming and diving teams for Scholar All-American honors. MSU was one of 461 schools to receive the award for the spring semester
MSU helps produce education writers’ guide for inclusive coverage
Education journalists carry great responsibility as they strive to write about the nation’s diverse schools in ways that are inclusive, and that minimize their own biases.
Philosophy professor recognized for her anti-violence research
An assistant professor in MSU’s Department of Philosophy, Ruíz identifies strategic interventions for sexual violence and social structures that harm and keep people from meeting their basic needs. Through cross-disciplinary research in the social sciences and humanities, she addresses the essential problems that affect the lives of women of color.View story photos
MSU’s Melanie Cooper, James McCusker land Royal Society of Chemistry honors
Melanie Cooper, Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education, and James K. McCusker, MSU Foundation Professor of Chemistry, each received a prestigious award from the Royal Society of Chemistry, or RSC.View story photos
Professor wins grand prize at Japan Media Arts Festival
Adam Brown, associate professor in the Department of Art, Art History and Design, won the Grand Prize in the Arts Division at the Japan Media Arts Festival for his work, [ir]reverent: Miracles on Demand, which will now be part of a major exhibition at the National Museum in Tokyo later this year.
MSU Foundation provides support for rising entreprenuers
MSU Foundation currently hosts and manages Conquer Accelerator, a program dedicated to supporting up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
MSU researchers team with multi-institutional colleagues in $3.7M project to advance nuclear physics experiments
Five MSU researchers from the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams and the Department of Statistics and Probability are participating in a new $3.7 million National Science Foundation project to advance nuclear physics experiments.View story photos
MSU scholars to lead flagship journal for International Literacy Association
Five literacy scholars from the MSU College of Education have been named incoming editors for The Reading Teacher, the flagship journal of the International Literacy Association, or ILA.