Karen Lovelace: Going far with linguistics
Spartan Fund hosts ‘Week of Gratitude’
MSU establishes new endowed faculty positions in spirituality, kinesiology
Community exhibit supports survivors
MSU Greek Life raises over $93,000 for local charities
Professor honored for work addressing issues of equity and social justice
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Groundbreaking this Friday for MSU student housing
Groundbreaking ceremonies will be held at 3 p.m. Friday for a new Michigan State University student housing complex.
Gina Leinninger : Genes that Control the Size of Our Jeans
Food in the United States is easy to get, calorically dense and tasty. I call it the “dessert phenomenon.”View story photos
College of Education: The Fifth-Year Internship
MSU's five-year teacher preparation program, which culminates in a year-long, post-graduate internship, is an innovative and demanding model for producing successful educators. Students choose from elementary education, special education and secondary education, with many possible subject-area majors and minors.View story photosView story videos
Innovate Michigan! Summit returns to MSU for a fourth year
The Innovate Michigan! Summit returns for a fourth year to Michigan State University from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, hosted by the MSU Center for Community and Economic Development.
Alumnus sparks a spirit of cultivation in Detroit
For some outsiders, Detroit neighborhoods appear burdened, disheartened and broken. But Michigan State alumnus Anthony Hatinger knows otherwise, and has joined the movement to empower opportunity within Detroit communities using his determination, knowledge and passion.
MSURA Upcoming Events
There are a few upcoming MSURA events and announcements this fall semester.
MSU partners with Coursera for online game-design courses
MSU’s Department of Media and Information will soon be the first at the university to offer online courses through Coursera, an open online education provider. A Game Design and Development Specialization taught by MSU media and information faculty is set to launch Sept. 15.
MSU Press releases Wharton autobiography
MSU Press released “Privilege and Prejudice,” an autobiography of former MSU president Clifton Wharton Jr. In his own words, Wharton documents the challenges of competing in a society in which obstacles, negative expectations and stereotypical thinking prevailed.View story photos
Claire Jordan: I Thought I Was a Feminist
This summer – between my junior year of college and my senior semester – I carried out a research project in Malawi with Robert Richardson as part of an Undergraduate Research Scholarship I received.View story photos
MSU to help train school leaders in Azerbaijan
MSU has partnered with a growing university in Azerbaijan to improve training for that nation’s education leaders. Scholars from the MSU College of Education are using a $2.5 million grant to help develop the program curricula and outreach, recruit and prepare faculty members and support other forms of institutional development.View story photos