Posted on December 9, 2013 11:42am
Anthony Cognato and former Entomology Department doctoral student Jiri Hulcr recently published Xyleborini of New Guinea, a Taxonomic Monograph (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae), a comprehensive revision of the genera and species of Xyleborini recorded from New Guinea and neighboring islands.
Posted on December 9, 2013 10:50am
David Mota-Sanchez has been selected as an Embassy Science fellow by the U.S. State Department and USDA FSA.
Posted on December 6, 2013 10:16am
The MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, MSU Extension and MSU AgBioResearch co-hosted the 2013 Forum on Anaerobic Digester Production of Energy on Tuesday, Nov. 26, in Okemos. This day-long event focused on “New Opportunities for Projects in Michigan.” The MSU School of Planning, Design, and Construction (SPDC) was a Co-Sponsor of the Forum, which is part of an ongoing research contract with Consumers Energy Company that includes collaborating with the MSU Department of Biosystems & Agriculture Engineering.
Posted on December 6, 2013 9:46am
Construction is nearing completion for the new Morrill Plaza, located on the campus of Michigan State University (MSU) at the site of old Morrill Hall in East Lansing, recently demolished between May and September 2013. Students from the MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction’s (SPDC) Landscape Architecture (LA) Program are witnessing a vision they helped create here, becoming reality.
Posted on December 2, 2013 3:18pm
AFRE Professor John Staatz receives prestigious “Officer of the National Order of Mali” award from President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita in Bamako, Mali.
Posted on November 25, 2013 11:55am
David Hawkins, a retired professor in the Department of Animal Science, was inducted into the Saddle & Sirloin Portrait Gallery during a banquet attended by agricultural leaders from across America earlier this month.
Posted on November 22, 2013 11:10am
The Entomology Department was well represented at the 2013 Entomological Society of America annual meeting held in Austin, Texas, in November. About 75 alumni and friends reconnected with the Department by joining us for our MSU Breakfast.
Posted on November 19, 2013 11:40am
The state [New York] has a new top buyer, that is a new chief procurement officer for the Office of General Services. Sergio Paneque comes to OGS by way of New York City, where he was credited with finding savings through consolidations and leveraging the city’s buying power. Before that, Paneque, who will earn $150,000, held a similar job in Michigan. Mr. Paneque has a Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and both a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction Management from Michigan State University.
Posted on November 15, 2013 7:37pm
The MSU AFRE Quarterly Food Security Update reports highlights of research and outreach accomplishments of AFRE projects operating in a number of develping countries.
Posted on November 15, 2013 5:26pm
The MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, MSU Extension and MSU AgBioResearch are co-hosting the 2013 Forum on Anaerobic Digester Production of Energy on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at the Okemos Conference Center. This day-long event will focus on “New Opportunities for Projects in Michigan.” The MSU School of Planning, Design, and Construction is a co-sponsor of the forum, which is part of an ongoing research contract with Consumers Energy Company. The SPDC is also collaborating on this project with the MSU Department of Biosystems & Agriculture Engineering.