Creative Fellow Open House: Estrella Torrez 0

Nuestros Cuentos, or “our stories,” is a collaborative project documenting the lives of Lansing area public school children in the form of student autobiographies and artwork. This partnership with Lansing School District’s Mt. Hope Elementary School and Pattengill Academy, MSU’s College Assistance Migrant Program, and Residential College in the Arts and Humanities focuses on Michigan’s […]

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Urban Agriculture Partnership Journey in Detroit 0

MSU Global board members, innovation fellows, project partners, and staff embarked on a ‘Partnership Journey in Detroit’ on July 31 in order to explore urban agriculture farms and projects. The field trip was hosted and facilitated by Renee V. Wallace from FoodPlus Detroit, which is a local partnership network with the mission of facilitating and […]

New Staff on Board at MSU Global 0

MSU Global is pleased to introduce three new team members whose skills and expertise will further our mission of connecting people, ideas and purpose. Dr. Kevin Gamble comes on board as MSU Global’s Director of Knowledge Systems. Gamble’s expertise includes systems development and research related to social learning, knowledge capture and sharing, open educational resource […]



Introducing a Brand New MOOClet 0

Join us on August 27! Empower student researchers to be agents of change through storytelling. Equipped with digital media skills, students share their research experiences in emotionally-compelling ways for even bigger impact. Help build the collection of openly-licensed content and badges. Students are agents of change. Digital storytelling skills using simple tools can help unlock […]

Navigating Experiential Learning Assessment 0

In an effort to build upon the value of experiential learning, a team of researchers and faculty are connecting assessment of a broad range of learning outcomes with integrated learning and career skills. When students use digital storytelling and/or portfolios to document learning experiences, our team can assess beyond the intended learning outcomes to directly […]

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Spartans Without Borders

Spartans Without Borders 0

EVERYONE has something to offer for the greater good of the world. Let us help unleash the hero inside you and join forces with other Spartans to make this world a better place. MSU Global’s Entrepreneur in Residence, Dale Elshoff, is leading the Spartans Without Borders (SWOB) program that takes advantage of the diverse expertise […]

Lean Manufacturing in the Service Industry 0

Translational Scholar, Gregory Mundth, presented his research on Transforming Michigan State University’s Human Resources (HR) Service Delivery Model with Principles of the Toyota Production System. MSU’s centralized HR function provides services to approximately 49,300 students, 4,700 faculty and academic staff, 6,400 support staff and employees, and 4,523 benefits-eligible retirees. In addition to the inherent complexity […]

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Digital Storytelling

Digital Storytelling 0

As part of the Digital Storytelling and Translational Scholar initiative, MSUGlobal collaborated with the Department of Human Resources (HR) to explore health and benefits-related videos for the Michigan State University (MSU) community. The project was carried out by MSU HR Intern Christina Strong from January 14 to March 13, 2014. The project focused on creating […]