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  • Michigan State University Among Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents

    Michigan State University Among Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents

    Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016
    Category: MSU Today

    Top University Patent Holders Unveiled in Report by the NAI and IPO TAMPA, Fla., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2016 has been announced by The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and th...

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  • Scholars Win Stock Pitch Competition at Ohio State University

    Scholars Win Stock Pitch Competition at Ohio State University

    Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    A team of Michigan State University Financial Markets Institute Scholars took first-place honors at a stock pitch competition at Ohio State University.

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  • Robotics Engineer Tan Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Robotics Engineer Tan Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: Foundation News

    Michigan State University (MSU) has named Xiaobo Tan an MSU Foundation Professor. Tan, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and director of MSU’s Smart Microsystems Laboratory, focuses his research on electroactive pol...

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  • Thermochemical Energy Researcher Klausner Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Thermochemical Energy Researcher Klausner Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Michigan State University (MSU) has named James F. Klausner an MSU Foundation Professor. Klausner, who joined MSU on January 1, 2016, as chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, was previously the Newton C. Ebaugh Professor of Mechanical an...

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  • Plant Scientist Howe Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Plant Scientist Howe Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    Author: MSU Foundation
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Michigan State University (MSU) plant scientist Gregg Howe has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. Howe, a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a researcher in the MSU-Department of Energy Plant Research Laborator...

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  • Ultrafast Laser Researcher Dantus Named 
MSU Foundation Professor

    Ultrafast Laser Researcher Dantus Named 
MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    Author: Aaryn Richard
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Michigan State University (MSU) Distinguished Professor Marcos Dantus has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. Dantus, a professor in the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Physics and Astronomy, has pioneered the use of spectrally and ...

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  • Don’t Feel Guilty About Holiday Eating

    Don’t Feel Guilty About Holiday Eating

    Posted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
    Author: Aaryn Richard
    Category: MSU Foundation Professor

    Tis the season for turkey, pie and more. While celebrating the holidays is supposed to be a festive, joyful time, for a lot of women it isn’t.

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  • From nuts to beer: Company builds revenue as craft brews grow

    From nuts to beer: Company builds revenue as craft brews grow

    Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
    Author: Aaryn Richard
    Category: Foundation News

    Brian Polowniak sliced and diced business plans and spreadsheets from 2011-13 for the $100 million investment arm of 5-Hour Energy entrepreneur Manoj Bhargava, deciding which early-stage companies were worthy of investments.

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  • Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to MEDC executive committee

    Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to MEDC executive committee

    Posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015
    Author: Aaryn Richard
    Category: Other

    LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of David Washburn, of East Lansing, to the Michigan Economic Development Corp.’s executive committee.

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  • Ken Frank Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Ken Frank Named MSU Foundation Professor

    Posted: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
    Author: Aaryn Richard
    Category: 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 ...

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