Monthly Archives: August 2015

Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to MEDC executive committee

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of David Washburn, of East Lansing, to the Michigan Economic Development Corp.’s executive committee. The 20-member committee is charged with overall management and guidance of MEDC development projects and policy initiatives. “David is a talented professional …

Ken Frank Named MSU Foundation Professor

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Kenneth Frank has dedicated his research career to better understanding social structures and their impacts on organizations. His significant research, international recognition, and creative teaching methods, have led to Frank being named the latest MSU Foundation Professor and the first for the College of Education at Michigan …

Papapolymerou Named New Department Chair and MSU Foundation Professor

Ioannis “John” Papapolymerou has been named chair of the Michigan State University Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). His appointment is effective Aug. 16, 2015. He replaces Tim Hogan, who served as the interim chair of the department for a year. Previously, Tim Grotjohn served as chair from 2007 to 2014. Both are now focusing …