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Archived Academic Developments

Oct 17th 2017

MSU’s Communication Program Is Ranked Second Best in the World

According to Shanghai-Ranking, an organization uncovering the best academic universities around the globe, MSU’s communication program is second best in the world. Areas of communication such as video game creation, graphic arts, advertising and public relations are helping to bolster this worldly ranking.

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Aug 28th 2017

Detroit Invests $10M in Skilled Trades Career Center Improvements

The Randolph Career Technical Education Center is undergoing renovations to serve Detroiters interested in skilled trades careers. The $10-million investment is going toward classroom renovations to prepare students for jobs in fields like carpentry, masonry, plumbing and pipefitting, entrepreneurship

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Aug 23rd 2017

$15M Convention Center Announced for Downtown Muskegon

A $15 million convention center will be built next to the Holiday Inn and LC Walker Arena in downtown Muskegon under a public/private agreement among the City of Muskegon, Muskegon County and the owner of the hotel.

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Aug 19th 2017

$1M Gift to Create Michigan State Virtual-Learning Platform

A $1 million gift to the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University will create a virtual-learning platform for students focusing on advanced business analytics.

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Aug 19th 2017

$1M Gift to Create Michigan State Virtual-Learning Platform

A $1 million gift to the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University will create a virtual-learning platform for students focusing on advanced business analytics.

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Mar 14th 2017

Eminem To Launch New Collaboration With Carhartt

Rapper Eminem is launching a limited-edition line of products with clothing brand Carhartt to benefit MSU's music program, Verses Project. The artist has previously worked with designers at Dearborn- based Carhartt. The new line will be launched at the company's flagship store in Detroit.

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Mar 01st 2017

UM and MSU Among Top Ten Peace Corp Volunteer Rankings

The University of Michigan came up at #4, while MSU came in at #10 among the large schools on the Peace Corps’ 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are currently 60 Wolverines and 48 Spartans volunteering worldwide.

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Dec 01st 2016

MSU To Get $122.5M for Cyclotron Lab

Michigan State University is getting up to $122.5 million in funding over five years for the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory. The agreement with the National Science Foundation allows for continuing funding to support research in nuclear and accelerator science.

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