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2 hrs ago | Detroit News

Michigan health systems seek cure for dearth of doctors

Chris Ferguson examines Olivia Ryder at MSU's College of Osteopathic Medicine, which has taken on more students.


Related Topix: Clinton Township, MI, Michigan, Medicine, Osteopathy, Nursing

2 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

Lacey's life taught lessons for everyone

Hundreds of fans -- because that's what they are, fans of one brave and adorable princess -- waited outside Breslin Center for it to transform into a palace of celebration Thursday evening.


5 hrs ago | Horsetalk

Free webcast on EHV-1 announced

There were seven confirmed cases in Minnisota, three in North Dakota, two in Wisconsin and one in Iowa as of April 14. The university said the cases emphasized the need for Michigan horse owners to be knowledgeable of the symptoms and prevention of the highly infectious and potentially fatal disease.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine

9 hrs ago |

MSU sustainability efforts resonate in Michigan and across the country

Jennifer Battle, Director of Campus Sustainability at Michigan State University , talks with Greening of the Great Lakes host Kirk Heinze about sustainability-related projects that are taking place on campus and how students are celebrating Earth Day and Earth Week.


14 hrs ago |

Tropical Smoothie Cafe coming soon to Saginaw Township

Craving a Kiwi Quencher or a Peanut Paradise? You're in luck because a Tropical Smoothie Cafe is opening soon on State Street in Saginaw Township.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Lansing, MI, Saginaw, MI

15 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Internet use may cut retirees' depression

Spending time online has the potential to ward off depression among retirees, particularly among those who live alone, according to research published online in The Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences .


Related Topix: University of Montevallo

19 hrs ago | Water Online

American Biogas Council Recognizes Michigan State University With A Biogas Project Of The Year Award

Anaergia Inc., is pleased to announce that Michigan State University has been presented a Project of the Year Award from the American Biogas Council for the Michigan State University South Campus Anaerobic Digester.


Related Topix: Lansing, MI, Agriculture, Science

20 hrs ago |

Industrial hemp bills would legalize research in Michigan, define difference from marijuana

State lawmakers are looking to legalize industrial hemp research in Michigan and dispel misconceptions about the product, which is in the same plant family as marijuana but does not include significant levels of the same active drug.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Debbie Stabenow, Democrat, Drugs, Michigan, Marijuana, Agriculture, Science

Wed Apr 16, 2014

City Paper

The Home Stretch

Nkechi Feaster 's story begins like those of so many other victims of the Great Recession.


San Diego NewsCape

Eagles and Beer: Explaining the Environment in a New Media Landscape

San Diego, California - David Poulson will visit San Diego State University to lecture on "Eagles and Beer: Explaining the Environment in a New Media Landscape."


Related Topix: Journalism

Naperville Sun

Emmanuel Awuah tapped as COD Associate V.P. of Academic Affairs

College of DuPage has named Emmanuel B. Awuah as the new Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs.


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Northern Michigan University

PhysOrg Weblog

Study finds interest in the goals you pursue can improve your work and reduce burnout

Maintaining an interest in the goals you pursue can improve your work and reduce burnout, according to research from Duke University.


Related Topix: Duke University, Psychology, Science, Stanford University

Lumberjacks sign defenseman Mitch Eliot to USHL tender

In preparation for the USHL Phase One and Phase Two Drafts coming up in early May, the Muskegon Lumberjacks have announced that the organization has signed Defenseman Mitch Eliot to a tender and will begin his USHL career beginning in the 2014-15 season.


Related Topix: Muskegon, MI, Grosse Pointe, MI

Letter: Republican party ruled by men, religious zealots intent on attacking women's rights

Students from Michigan State University and Lansing Community College protest the state's new abortion insurance law outside of the state Capitol on Tuesday, March 18. Exactly what is it the Republican party/religious right want? They are against abortion for any reason and yet are also against contraception? Do they not realize that providing ... (more)


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Opinion


How One Michigan City Is Sending Kids To College Tuition-Free

Paying for college presents a tremendous hurdle to many families, from wading through paperwork and navigating financial aid to understanding the long-term implications of college debt.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Kalamazoo, MI, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Constance Beverly Van Scoter

A vibrant voice was stilled when Constance Beverly Van Scoter passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday April 15, 2014.


Related Topix: Grosse Pointe, MI, Home Gardening, Home

Science Daily

More should be done for female parolees, experts say

As the female prison population grows, a new study says more should be done to help women probationers and parolees in poor urban areas remain crime-free.


Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Federal Prisons

Lansing State Journal

MSU physics professors to hold Q&A after 'Particle Fever' showing at Studio C

The universe seems to tuck its details into distant, hard-to-find places. So does CERN, the international project designed to find those details.


Related Topix: Physics, Science

Saline teenager charged in MSU student's homicide to face marijuana, amphetamines charges

The 18-year-old Saline High School senior charged in the homicide of Michigan State University student Dustyn Frolka will face charges after she was found with drugs during her arrest.


Related Topix: Drugs, Saline, MI

Iron County Reporter

West Iron senior awarded prestigious MSU scholarship

Marissa Jacks was recently awarded a STARR Charitable Foundation Scholarship by Michigan State University.


Related Topix: Iron County, MI