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  • Spartan Innovations Announces Dr. Brad Fingland as Director of Venture Creation for Physical Sciences

    Spartan Innovations Announces Dr. Brad Fingland as Director of Venture Creation for Physical Sciences

    Posted: Thursday, January 9, 2020
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    partan Innovations, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Michigan State University Foundation, announced that it has named Dr. Brad Fingland as Director of Venture Creation for Physical Sciences. Fingland’s focus will be on launching high-tech startup co...

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  • MSU Foundation Professor to Be Honored for Pioneering Thermal Engineering Research

    MSU Foundation Professor to Be Honored for Pioneering Thermal Engineering Research

    Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2019
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    James Klausner of Michigan State University's College of Engineering has earned the 2019 Heat Transfer Memorial Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, or ASME, for advancements in thermal engineering research. Klausner, MSU Fou...

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  • The University Corporate Research Park Launches VanCamp Incubator + Research Labs

    The University Corporate Research Park Launches VanCamp Incubator + Research Labs

    Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2019
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    The University Corporate Research Park (UCRP), a wholly owned subsidiary of the MSU Foundation, announced today the official launch of its newest property, the VanCamp Incubator + Research Labs (VanCamp Incubator).

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    MSU Board of Trustees Selects New President

    Posted: Sunday, June 2, 2019
    Author: Penny Davis
    Category: MSU Today

    The Michigan State University Board of Trustees has selected Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D., as its next university president at a special meeting today. President-designee Stanley will officially begin his term as Michigan State’s 21st president on Aug...

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  • Get to know Satish Udpa, Michigan State's new interim president

    Get to know Satish Udpa, Michigan State's new interim president

    Posted: Friday, January 18, 2019
    Author: Emily Lawler
    Category: Other

    After another controversy and a whirlwind 24 hours, John Engler is officially out, and Satish Udpa is the new interim president of Michigan State University. So who is Udpa, exactly? An experienced campus leader who is coming in ready to lead a unive...

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  • Janice Stipp and Stan Sokolowski Appointed to Michigan State University Foundation’s Board of Directors

    Janice Stipp and Stan Sokolowski Appointed to Michigan State University Foundation’s Board of Directors

    Posted: Monday, October 29, 2018
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    The Michigan State University Foundation today announced that Janice Stipp, recently retired Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Rogers Corporation and MSU alumna (1981), and Stan Sokolowski, Senior Portfolio Manager and D...

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  • Michigan State University assistant professor of engineering Chuan Wang works in solution-processed semicondicting carbon nanotube networks and is currently fucusing on research including flexible electronics.

    New MSU Foundation Professors Announced

    Posted: Friday, October 5, 2018
    Author: MSU Today
    Category: MSU Today

    Michigan State University recently named five new MSU Foundation Professors, a designation given to outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in research and teaching, while enhancing the prominence of the institution.

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  • Soil holds the secret to mitigating climate change

    Soil holds the secret to mitigating climate change

    Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Author: ScienceDaily
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Food production doesn't have to be a victim of climate change. New research from Michigan State University suggests that crop yields and the global food supply chain can be preserved by harnessing the critical, and often overlooked, partner in food s...

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  • Automated vehicles 'not likely' to displace trucking jobs, report says

    Automated vehicles 'not likely' to displace trucking jobs, report says

    Posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Author: Tyson Fisher |
    Category: Other

    Trucking industry stakeholders have been at odds over how jobs will be affected by automated technology. A study led by Michigan State University looked into exactly that. Its findings: The number of trucking jobs will not be affected by automated ve...

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  • Science Gallery Lab Detroit and MOCAD explore the science and art of food

    Science Gallery Lab Detroit and MOCAD explore the science and art of food

    Posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
    Author: Teal Amthor-Shaffer
    Category: MSU Today

    Science Gallery Lab Detroit, or SGLD, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MOCAD, will host the eighth and final installment of The Intersection discussion series on September 14. The event, The Science of Food and Music, will feature Ahmir "Q...

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