EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The president of Michigan State University, who was hired in the wake of the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, acknowledged a "moment of uncertainty" on campus amid tension with the school's governing board and some calls for his departure.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University is set to place a steel safety barrier along a half-mile stretch of the Red Cedar River after the drowning death of visiting 18-year-old student last fall.
DETROIT (AP) — The inaugural class of the Detroit Apple Developer Academy, a free program that teaches students the fundamentals of coding, design, marketing and project management, celebrated its unique accomplishment during a ceremony Thursday.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A federal judge has tossed the remainder of a lawsuit challenging Michigan State University's COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
In a ruling issued Tuesday, District Judge Paul Maloney in Kalamazoo said employees who sued failed to establish that it was irrational for the school not to provide an exception for people with natural immunity from an infection.
DETROIT (AP) — State prosecutors said Monday they won't appeal a decision that derailed charges against the former president of Michigan State University who was accused of lying to investigators about sexual assault complaints against Larry Nassar.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan State University Museum has been selected to participate in a year-long Smithsonian Institution initiative designed to connect communities.
The Fostering Critical Conversations with Our Communities program is done in collaboration with the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University and health officials are distributing antibiotics to people who attended a fraternity party after a person at the party tested positive for bacterial meningitis.
LANSING, Mich (AP) — The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation donated $25 million to Michigan State University to expand public health in Flint, Michigan, it was announced on Wednesday.
The grant will bolster MSU's public health program in Flint, adding 18 tenure-track faculty members, along with other support, University President Samuel L.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A body found Friday in the Red Cedar has been confirmed as that of an 18-year-old man who vanished in October while visiting the Michigan State University campus, police said.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University police said Saturday that a private investigator working with a missing young man's family first alerted them to what is believed to be the youth's body in a river.
Two former University of Michigan football stars who stand to receive as much as $500,000 each through the school's sexual abuse settlement with more than 1,000 students say the per-victim payouts should be much higher, pointing to a similar case at rival Michigan State.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A nearly three-month search for a young man who disappeared while visiting Michigan State University ended Friday with the discovery of a body in the Red Cedar River, police said.
DETROIT (AP) — A $490 million deal to settle claims of sexual assault against a University of Michigan doctor will be handled in a similar way to the $500 million agreement worked out in 2018 by Michigan State University and the victims of Larry Nassar.
A financial payout for more than 1,000 people — mostly men — who say they were sexually assaulted by former University of Michigan sports doctor Robert Anderson is the latest multimillion-dollar settlement involving schools faced with sexual misconduct scandals.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The leader of the Michigan State Police pledged changes Wednesday as the agency released an independent report finding that troopers disproportionately pulled over Black drivers in 2020 traffic stops.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — More than 1,000 sexual abuse victims of a University of Michigan sports doctor would get a window in which they could sue the school for damages under new bills that the Legislature will consider.
DETROIT (AP) — Two Michigan universities now require proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test to attend certain events.
Michigan State University now requires proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test to attend athletic, music, art and theater events on the East Lansing campus.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University now is requiring proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test to attend athletic, music, art and theater events on the East Lansing campus.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University will hold classes virtually for at least the first three weeks of its spring semester, its president said Friday.
DETROIT (AP) — State prosecutors lost their bid to reinstate charges against the former president of Michigan State University who was accused of lying to investigators in 2018 when they tried to learn what she knew years earlier about sexual assault complaints involving Larry Nassar.
LANSING, Mich (AP) — The University of Michigan and Michigan State University will require all students, faculty and staff to receive a COVID-19 booster vaccination for the next semester in an effort to curb the spread of the virus.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University is awarding $1,500 bonuses to campus employees.
The bonuses, which will cost roughly $27 million, will go to regular and temporary faculty, support staff and graduate students who teach, the Lansing State Journal reported.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — In the wake of the death of a Michigan State University student last weekend, the school and the Pi Alpha Phi national organization have suspended the school's chapter of the fraternity.
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of people distressed over the disappearance of a college student who was visiting Michigan State University gathered Saturday to pray that the two-week mystery will be solved.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Researchers at Michigan State University are collecting data on how Great Lakes shoreline, including how residents view coastlines and the impact of high water levels.
Assistant professor Erin Bunting said the goal is to empower local communities, which is important to the future of the lakeshores and future research.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Authorities still were searching Friday for a college student who was last seen visiting friends at Michigan State University a week ago.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — East Lansing police said at least five people were arrested and authorities received nearly 350 calls for service after Michigan State University's weekend victory over the University of Michigan.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Authorities searched Monday for a college student who disappeared while visiting friends at Michigan State University over the weekend.
"Please pray even if you usually don’t pray," said Michael Alter, whose son played hockey with Brendan Santo in suburban Detroit.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan State University study has concluded that community solar expansion in Michigan would contribute nearly $1.5 billion to the state’s economy over 30 years.
Researchers say the installation and ongoing maintenance of community solar projects would create 18,500 well-paying jobs, according to the East Lansing school.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Hey, professor, hold the mayo!
Short of help, Michigan State University is making an urgent plea to staff to volunteer in campus dining halls, including faculty.
MSU's residential services department has already asked 132 full-time employees to work eight hours a week, the Lansing State Journal reported, but it's apparently not enough.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Nearly 90% of students, faculty and staff at Michigan State University have been vaccinated for COVID-19, according to university officials.
The school issued a requirement in July for everyone expected on campus this fall to be vaccinated by the end of August.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan State University official delivered a doctorate degree to a New Jersey man in 2019, decades after he and his wife were sexually harassed by a professor when they were students.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday blocked Western Michigan University from enforcing a COVID-19 vaccine requirement against four female soccer players, ruling they are likely to prevail on claims it violates their constitutional religious rights.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Four female soccer players at Western Michigan University challenged the school's COVID-19 vaccine requirement for athletes Monday, saying it violates their Christian beliefs.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan and Michigan State University will require all students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by the start of the fall semester.
Both university presidents said Friday that action is being taken due to the spread of the more infectious delta variant.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Authorities were investigating after a fire extensively damaged part of a Michigan State University facility used for cattle research.
Ingham County dispatchers received a call around 7:45 p.m.
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a Michigan State University medical resident sexually assaulted two women at university health center and forced them to watch videos of him masturbating.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar is in prison, but that hasn't kept the former sports doctor from having a role in Michigan's race for governor.
Democratic former county prosecutor Gretchen Whitmer and Republican state Attorney General Bill Schuette have sparred in recent weeks over their actions in the prosecution of Nassar, who molested many women and girls during a long career working for Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians.
CHICAGO (AP) — Michigan State University, already reeling from the scandal involving a gymnastics doctor who molested young athletes, maintained ties to a prominent volleyball coach long after he was publicly accused in 1995 of sexually abusing and raping six underage girls he trained in the 1980s...
Former Viking Gene Washington’s path from segregated south to Michigan State chronicled in daughter’s new film
A film about Gene Washington’s fortuitous journey through the “underground railroad” of college football recruiting at the height of the Civil Rights movement will be presented by someone near and dear to the former Vikings receiver during this month’s 37th annual Minneapolis St.
East Lansing — The identity of the women whose complaints prompted charges against Larry Nassar's former boss will remain protected throughout the court case, according to an order signed Monday by 54B District Judge Andrea Larkin.
Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics – and what it all means. This week, Howes says it's now clear why Michigan State University's interim president, John Engler, tapped an old Republican hand to head government relations for the university.
The ongoing trials of Michigan State University are shedding light not just on the abuses of former Dr. Larry Nassar, but also on the peril of placing campuses in charge of sexual assault investigations.
Lansing – Three former Michigan State University football players are poised to avoid additional jail or prison time after pleading guilty to reduced charges in a case involving alleged sexual assault.
The excerpts from Dr. William Strampel's performance review raise a critical question: What's it take to get fired from Michigan State University? The former dean of the MSU osteopathic program was subjected to an extensive evaluation process in 2010 in which the university invited comments from his peers, students and others with whom he had interactions.
Amid intense scrutiny over its handling of sexual assault complaints in the Larry Nassar scandal, Michigan State University is launching a new Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Education and Compliance, Interim President John Engler announced Friday.
East Lansing — Michigan State University student Natalie Rogers can't understand the focus of interim President John Engler as he works to lead the university past the Larry Nassar scandal.
In the first six weeks of his tenure, the former Republican governor has made numerous moves, including the replacement of top MSU officials.
Lansing — Michigan State University has been negotiating with lawyers representing victims in the civil lawsuits linked to the Larry Nassar scandal but talks broke down after a package of sexual assault bills was introduced in the Michigan Legislature, a university spokesperson said Thursday.
Washington — A U.S. House committee has sent a second round of questions to Michigan State University, the U.S. Olympic Committee and amateur sports governing bodies requesting data and records on the handling and prevention of sexual abuse in organized sports.