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Bringing better cancer diagnosis and treatment to Michigan

MSU is building on its leadership and history in cancer care with partnerships that expand accessible precision treatment in the state

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FRIB's scientific mission

Opening the doors to discovery

The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams will be the preeminent user facility of its kind in the world — and home to the world’s most powerful heavy-ion accelerator — funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, the state of Michigan and MSU.

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Top-ranked programs

U.S. News & World Report continues to rank several MSU programs among the top in the nation with the release of its 2023 edition of Best Colleges.

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Mobility is more than a buzzword at MSU – it's an ecosystem. With our team of multidisciplinary researchers and a campus primed for real-world innovation, we are developing technologies that will drive how the world moves forward.

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New report

A new report from MSU finds that Michigan’s education policy reforms over the past two decades have largely ignored rural schools and thereby failed to support needed community development.

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Sept. 26, 2022

The week in photos: Sept. 19–25, 2022

No. 1

nuclear physics graduate program for past 13 years


MSU programs ranked in the top 25 nationally

Culture of Support

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MSU in the news

USA Today

No more steak. Ordering out less. Here's how inflation is squeezing American diets: “It's not just one driver (causing) these high food prices,” David Ortega, a food economist at MSU, said. “They're all sort of coming together and compounding on each other.”

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Detroit Free Press

Cranbrook's Women Rock Science event ensures STEAM careers don't skip girls, diversity: Others also being celebrated during the event include Melissa Koronka, a science teacher at Accelerated Learning Academy, Flint Community Schools, and Raven Jones, associate professor, Department of Teacher Education, MSU.

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Microbiologists propose new DNA-based naming system for microbes: The problem of what to call these new additions “is becoming increasingly difficult,” says Gemma Reguera, a microbiologist at MSU who is the editor-in-chief for the American Society for Microbiology’s Applied and Environmental Microbiology journal.

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Making sure this school year is a healthy and safe one takes the entire MSU community working together. All students, staff and faculty members are required to be vaccinated. By getting a COVID-19 vaccine, Spartans can protect themselves, each other and our communities. We are all in this together and, together, we will keep campus safe.


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Campus Initiatives

Strategic Plan: MSU 2030

MSU used an inclusive and comprehensive strategic planning process to create a shared vision for the future and a common set of principles and values to guide our work.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Plan

To recognize the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion as a foundation for university, MSU is using a comprehensive DEI planning process focusing on those values and working in collaboration with the overall strategic planning process.

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Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Plan

The RVSM Strategic Plan stems from work by leading researchers and experts in the field to develop a plan for survivor services, prevention efforts, and climate and culture change initiatives.

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