NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test successfully impacted a non-threatening asteroid in space this past Monday in the first-ever attempt to deflect an asteroid using kinetic impact. Here's how one MSU professor helped that happen.
“It's been beneficial to me because the concepts that I'm applying in the lab have actually been talked about in my classes,” biochemistry and molecular biology senior Darla Martinez said.
Seven faculty research teams in MSU's College of Social Science received funding of up to $30,000 each through a grant program. Two of these research projects include encouraging mass timber construction in Michigan and analyzing the effects of Detroit's Neighborhood Stabilization Program.
The academic committee unanimously passed a bill advocating for removal of Larry Gaynor's name from the Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab in the Broad College of Business. A representative said in 2020, Gaynor went on a racist tirade against Vietnamese-Americans and Vietnamese salon owners.
When Garibaldi finished her opening remarks, and the event was officially underway, I realized I had never felt this comfortable while covering an event before. I realized I was not just covering an empowerment event; I was its target audience.