• Mass Timber Increasingly a Focus of Berghorn Research Group

    Published on August 25, 2023
    Read about student research on mass timber in a variety of different disciplines.

  • MassTimber@MSU Director Sandra Lupien Featured in Emergetic

    Published on August 14, 2023
    Architect Tom Negaard features MassTimber@MSU's director, Sandra Lupien, in his Emergetic blog.

  • Northern states collaborate with Finland: Michigan State University to co-lead workshop on climate solutions through biobased products

    Published on May 16, 2023
    MSU Department of Forestry partners with Natural Resources Institute Finland to facilitate workshop on climate-smart forestry products.

  • MassTimber@MSU in Italy

    Published on December 8, 2022
    Dr. George Berghorn, Research Director, Mass Timber @ MSU travelled to connect with the mass timber industry in Italy, read his blog entry here.

  • Rethink Real Estate For Good podcast features Sandra Lupien

    Published on December 1, 2022
    Host of the Rethink Real Estate For Good podcast, Eve Picker, features Sandra Lupien to speak on how she became involved with mass timber, and how she is constantly striving to advance mass timber construction and manufacture in Michigan.

  • Dr. George H. Berghorn featured in Mass Timber Webinar

    Published on November 17, 2022
    Register to learn from webinar panelists George H. Berghorn, Paul Crovella, Hongtao Dang, and Azzeddine Oudjehane, facilitated by Melanie Ross on Wednesday, November 30th 11:00 - 1:00 MST.

  • Team Kicks off Mass Timber Curriculum Development Project at NSF Conference

    Published on November 14, 2022
    Faculty members attend the NSF ATE Principal Investigators’ Conference October 26-28, 2022 to meet with other grant recipients and their project partners in Washington, DC.

  • WEF Summit in Detroit Highlights Mass Timber

    Published on November 7, 2022
    In October 2022, MassTimber@MSU Director Sandra Lupien participated in the “Urban Transformation Summit,” which highlighted mass timber as a strategy to achieve more sustainable, resilient, carbon-neutral communities.

  • Michigan Mass Timber Momentum Featured in Detroit News

    Published on October 30, 2022
    This segment covers mass timber sustainability and carbon benefits, mass timber demand in Michigan and the U.S., upcoming mass timber construction projects, education, and more.

  • October 2022 Webinar

    Published on October 20, 2022
    Anna Anderson, Ben Ridderbos, and Matt Kantner present, "Designing in Mass Timber - Current Work and Lessons Learned" facilitated by Brian Craig.

  • Team Spotlight - Hope Bennethum

    Published on September 30, 2022
    Meet Hope Bennethum, our Communications and Outreach Student Assistant for Mass Timber at MSU. Learn more about the team member behind our social media platforms, and segments like this team spotlight.

  • View a Life Cycle Analysis of the MSU STEM Facility

    Published on September 28, 2022
    Master of Construction Management student, Shreya Garad, conducted a case study in collaboration with her advisory, Dr. George Berghorn, and presented this poster at the International Mass Timber Conference in Portland, Oregon, April 12-14, 2022.

  • Team Spotlight - Dr. Richard Kobe

    Published on September 23, 2022
    Meet Dr. Richard Kobe, Chairperson and Professor, Department of Forestry. In this week's spotlight feature, learn more about Dr. Kobe and his experience with mass timber as apart of our team.

  • MassTimber@MSU Research Director Featured on Oregon Public Radio Segment

    Published on September 21, 2022
    George Berghorn, Research Director for MassTimber@MSU, joins Sheraz Sadiq on Oregon Public Radio to speak on Mass Timber.

  • Team Spotlight - Ichchha Thapa

    Published on September 16, 2022
    Meet Ichchha Thapa, a Doctoral Student in the Department of Forestry at Michigan State University. She is our spotlight feature of the week! Read her segment to learn more about her experience as apart of the team, and the work she does for mass timber.

  • Team Spotlight - Raju Pokharel

    Published on September 2, 2022
    Meet Dr. Raju Pokharel, Assistant Professor of Forest Resource Economics. Dr. Pokharel is the fourth masstimber affiliated member to be featured in our spotlight segment, stay turned for another spotlight next Friday!

  • MassTimber@MSU Director Presents on Mass Timber at MI Legislative Roundtable

    Published on August 30, 2022
    Mass Timber @ MSU Director, Sandra Lupien, speaks at Economic Development and Land-Based Industry Roundtable in Houghton hosted by Senator Ed McBroom.

  • Team Spotlight - Emily S. Huff

    Published on August 26, 2022
    Meet Emily Huff, our third weekly spotlight feature. Emily is a valued faculty member, and serves as Associate Professor, Department of Forestry, Michigan State University. Learn more about her experience at MassTimber@MSU.

  • Team Spotlight - Dr. George H. Berghorn

    Published on August 25, 2022
    Dr. George H. Berghorn serves as assistant professor of Construction Management; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Sustainable Wood Construction; Research Director, MassTimber @MSU. Learn more about his experience in this week's spotlight segment.

  • Team Spotlight - Sandra Lupien

    Published on August 23, 2022
    Learn more about Mass Timber @MSU Director, Sandra Lupien, in this new team spotlight segment. Stay tuned for more of our team members to be featured here, and on all Mass Timber @MSU social media platforms, weekly.