Items Tagged with 'Michigan State University'


Michigan State University fined $4.6 million in Nassar case

September 5, 2019
| By AP
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Education Department is fining Michigan State University $4.5 million for failing to respond to sexual assault complaints against Dr. Larry Nassar. Read More

Firm helps newbies land softly

Afterthemove provides personalized relocation support for people moving to West Michigan.

July 19, 2019
If you’ve ever uprooted your life to move to a new city, state or country, you’ll know it’s no walk in the park. But it can certainly be easier, a local consultant says. Read More

Essay contest offers growth experience for health students

MSU’s College of Human Medicine launched program as part of Shared Discovery Curriculum.

June 28, 2019
Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine recently launched a new contest. Read More

International students have $1.2B impact

MSU has seen a 50% increase in foreign learners in the last decade.

International students contributed $39 billion to the U.S. economy and supported almost a half-million American jobs in the 2017-18 academic year, according to a report by NAFSA: Association of International Educators. Read More

Changing climate challenges potato growers, chipmakers

Study warns warming temperatures will increase storage costs.

February 15, 2019
Michigan is the nation’s largest grower of potatoes for chips — about one in four bags sold in the U.S. is made from Michigan potatoes. Read More

Research finds drowsy drivers just as bad as drunks

Holiday season offers especially bad mix of alcohol and fatigue.

December 21, 2018
Tired driving is as dangerous as drunken driving. Read More

Blockchain enters agriculture industry for recall purposes

Technology will help retailers find source of E. coli on produce within seconds.

October 5, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The spread of E. coli has forced major retailers to reconsider the way they track their produce. Read More

Inside Track: Family and faith drive Herbruck

President of family poultry farm wants to use his resources to help those around the world.

September 28, 2018
Greg Herbruck said family and faith are the epicenters of his life. Read More

Owners complete land swap

Deal will result in riverfront park for city, development space for MSU.

July 6, 2018
The city of Grand Rapids has reached the final step in a land deal that will allow it to obtain a $7.2 million grant. Read More

Kent County approves sale of riverfront land

March 9, 2018
A three-way, public-private land transaction now has Kent County approval. Read More