College of Natural Science
- MSU chemistry courses improve learning, save students money
A Michigan State introductory chemistry course, "Chemistry, Life, the Universe and Everything," is helping students better understand important chemistry concepts and save money on text books and study guides.
- MSU STEM educator invested as Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education
Michigan State University science education professor Joseph Krajcik was formally invested as a Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education on Sept. 30.
- MSU, Finland partners receive $3.6M grant to study science learning
MSU researchers will partner with scholars in Finland to use a $3.6 million National Science Foundation grant to test the best ways to improve learning experiences in high school.
- MSU computation conference attracts national audience
Frontiers in Computing and Data Science, a 2-day conference recently hosted by the newly created MSU Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, drew 115 individuals from universities, national labs and industries across the country.
- Building a biofuel-boosting Swiss Army knife
MSU researchers have built a molecular Swiss Army knife that streamlines the molecular machinery of blue-green algae, making biofuels and other green chemical production from these organisms more viable.