One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education Consortium 1

Michigan State University is thrilled to be a Founding Member of of One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education Consortium. The consortium will launch formally at the World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa, October 15-17. This initiative is affiliated with MSU’s Global Center for Food Systems Innovation. “This consortium is an international partnership between ICRISAT […]

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Call for Innovation Fellow Applications!

MSU Global Innovation Fellows are at the leading edge of their field, generating research and new revenue with learning and knowledge innovations. We are now accepting applications for Spring and Summer 2015. Up to three faculty, or faculty teams, will be selected. The deadline for applications is October 15, 2014. Faculty will be notified no later than […]

PhotosynQ User Profile: Switchgrass and Biofuel

  In this series of profiles, we take a look at how users are putting the device created by the MSU Global 2014 Innovation Fellows group, PhotosynQ, to use in the lab and in the field. Find out how how the PhostynQ device, called the MultispeQ, makes taking plant measurements faster, more cost-effective, and more […]


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Nuestros Cuentos Open House Recap

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Nuestros Cuentos, “Our Stories” open house with Dr. J. Estrella Torrez on September 16! For anyone who didn’t make it to the opening, remember that the exhibit will run in in the MSU Global Gallery until October 30, 2014 and the gallery hours are from Monday – […]

Bisk Education – A Partner in Support of Online Business Education

Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business began offering online non-credit master certificates in June 2012 in collaboration with University Alliance, a division of Florida-based Bisk Education Inc.  The Broad College now offers 23 unique, 8-week programs in hospitality business, supply chain management and strategic leadership/management which can be combined into 12 different management certificates, […]

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Curator Mark Sullivan on the Value of Creative Fellows

In this interview, MSU Global’s Creative Fellows curator, Mark Sullivan, talks about the role of art in facilitating “the serendipitous and catalyzed discoveries of shared concepts, problems, solutions, and practices” and “the creation of new and innovative approaches, concepts, and uses of tools and platforms.” A Creative Fellow is an MSU faculty member or visiting […]

Experiential Learning Assessment at MSU moves the needle toward (Higher) ‘Education 3.0’

Bill Heinrich, MSU Global Michigan State University A recent blog post from Dr. Jeff Borden, Pearson’s VP of Instruction & Academic Strategy, identified several specific problems identified in three areas of learning research that, if addressed, would help move the needle on education. I personally appreciate the points this blog post made because the author […]


Update: MOOCs at MSU

Read on to learn about MSU Global’s role with past, present, and future MOOCs at Michigan State University! MSU Global along with MSU Learn.DAT continue to support MSU MOOC projects and provide a means for units to try new approaches in teaching and learning, corporate engagement, research and general exposure. To date, MSU has offered […]