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05/12/2017
Dr. Rob Pennock writes about March for Science for Blog of the American Philosophical Association


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05/08/2017
Dr. Aaron McCright and Dr. Kevin Elliott co-author article on industry-funded research


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05/05/2017
Spring 2017 LBC Commencement Speaker Mark Kay
Article on Commencement speaker


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05/03/2017
Udall Scholarship honorable mention goes to Michigan State University undergraduate


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05/03/2017
2017 LBC Research Symposium


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05/01/2017
11 LBC Students receive 2017 Board of Trustees Awards


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05/01/2017
Jacob Markovicz named to the 2017-18 Homecoming Court!


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04/24/2017
A “stealth move”: Michigan refines vaccine waivers, improves rate among kids
Dr. Mark Largent is featured in this article discussing improving vaccination rates among Michigan children


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04/17/2017
Dr. Aaron McCright discusses March for Science in New York Times article
Dr. Aaron McCright discusses March for Science in this New York Times article.


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04/11/2017
Michigan State University undergraduate STEM researchers earn honorable mention for national Goldwater Scholarship


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04/03/2017
From shell-shock to PTSD, a century of invisible war trauma
LBC faculty Dr. Marisa Brandt and Dr. Robyn Bluhm collaborated with Dr. MaryCatherine McDonald of Old Dominion University to write this article on PTSD.


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03/28/2017
"Alternative facts" can be found in scientific research too
Dr. Kevin Elliott's interview with Michigan Radio's Stateside show on "alternative facts" and climate change


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03/24/2017
Showing Up to Shape the Science March
Dr. Megan Halpern's article on the March for Science in American Scientist


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03/15/2017
Two undergraduates from Michigan State University nominated for Udall Scholarship


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02/19/2017
‘ALTERNATIVE FACTS’ NOT JUST IN POLITICS AND MEDIA
LBC's Dr. Kevin Elliot gave a presentation on "Alternative Facts" at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting.


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02/09/2017
MSU TO HONOR FACULTY AND STUDENTS WITH EXCELLENCE IN DIVERSITY AWARDS
LBC Freshman Montgomery Smith received an honorable mention in MSU's Excellence in Diversity Awards


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02/07/2017
170 LBC students invited to become members of Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi!


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02/01/2017
February Dean's Corner


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01/27/2017
Michigan State University nominates undergraduate researchers for national Goldwater Scholarship


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01/27/2017
Updating the Two Cultures: How Structures Can Promote Interdisciplinary Cultures


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01/26/2017
MSU nets $1M NSF grant to recruit, prepare students for STEM careers
Dr. Jerry Urquhart is part of a research team that has just received a $1 million National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics grant to recruit, nurture and graduate students who are prepared for these careers.


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01/24/2017
Psychiatry in the Mid-20th Century
Dr. Naoko Wake's Lecture, "Psychiatry in the Mid-20th Century," in C-SPAN's "Lectures in History" series


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01/24/2017
LBC Dean Elizabeth Simmons named Quora Top Writer for 2017


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01/20/2017
MSU LAUNCHES SOCIAL JUSTICE READING GROUP FOR KIDS
LBC's Dr. Georgina Montgomery is one of the organizers of this new Social Justice Reading Group for kids at the East Lansing Public Library.


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01/13/2017
MSU Launches Social Justice Reading Group for Kids


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12/01/2016
LBC staff featured in video about Spartan Green Certification program


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11/21/2016
Dr. Jim Smith named AAAS Fellow by American Association for the Advancement of Science


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11/15/2016
S3 Funds 12 New Projects for 2016-2017


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09/14/2016
Dean Simmons appointed associate provost for faculty and academic staff development


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08/04/2016
Dr. Vashti Sawtelle serves as editor for PRPER focused collection, "Gender in Physics"


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07/07/2016
LBC animal science major Haley Mae Danks spent 6 weeks in New Zealand study abroad


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06/23/2016
LBC Student Diego Crespo Wins UURAF Grand Prize


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05/10/2016
Dr. Naoko Wake discusses President Obama's visit to Hiroshima on BBC's Newsday programme (3:58 - 8:13)


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04/17/2016
LBC alumnus forgoes medical school to race dogs in the Iditarod


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04/15/2016
7 LBC students earn 2016 Board of Trustees' Awards


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04/13/2016
LBC's SPRING program receives NSF Grant to support STEM students


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03/01/2016
LBC students study biology and evolution at the Chicago Field Museum


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02/25/2016
LBC sophomore Ashley Archer nominated for the nationally competitive Udall Scholarship


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02/22/2016
Dr. Aaron McCright discusses climate change denial in a recent article in the Washington Post


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02/16/2016
Dr. Mark Largent's AAAS presentation featured by Science, Scientific American and The Atlantic Magazines
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/is-there-really-a-war-on-science/ http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/02/anti-vaxers-arent-stupid/462864/ http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/02/why-fighting-anti-vaxxers-and-climate-change-deniers-often-backfires


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02/14/2016
Dr. Rob Pennock discusses first-of-its-kind study on the virtues and values of scientists


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01/24/2016
Dr. Georgina Montgomery and Dr. Sean Valles named recipients of the 2016 Teacher-Scholar Awards


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01/18/2016
5 LBC Students Earn Martin Luther King Jr. Advancing Inclusion Through Research Award


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01/15/2016
Dr. Gerald Urquhart quoted in article on the proposed Nicaraguan Canal, featured in Science


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08/24/2015
Research done by LBC Alumnus Roy Small published in ReCUR


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08/06/2015
LBC Alumnus Nick Meador writes about battling chronic illness in Elephant Journal


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08/05/2015
Dr. Sean Valles discusses climate change on “Greening of the Great Lakes”


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08/04/2015
LBC Alumna Sarah Scott leads effort to expand school in Uganda


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07/30/2015
National Science Foundation Awards BEACON Center $22.5M Grant


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07/15/2015
Dr. Logan Williams writes about The Next Idea on Michiganradio.org


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04/30/2015
Lyman Briggs College 2015 Commencement Ceremony


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04/24/2015
Dr. Cheryl Murphy creates National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis working group


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04/17/2015
LBC students receive 2015 Board of Trustees’ Awards


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04/17/2015
LBC faculty receive Excellence Award in Interdisciplinary Scholarship


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04/16/2015
Dr. Jim Smith featured in American Scientist


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04/15/2015
Dr. Wake on C-SPAN American History TV


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04/14/2015
LBC professor wins university award


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04/08/2015
LBC joins The Consortium for Socially Relevant Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering


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04/08/2015
Dr. Joseph Martin has published two new articles


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04/03/2015
LBC student receives the Elite 89 Award


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04/03/2015
LBC Students win Goldwater Scholarship and honorable mention award


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04/01/2015
Professor Naoko Wake receives HARP development grant


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04/01/2015
LBC professors Logan Williams and Naoko Wake awarded an NSF workshop grant


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04/01/2015
Dr. Georgina Montgomery is giving a talk at Wayne State University


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03/30/2015
LBC student interviewed as intercultural aide


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03/23/2015
LBC student, Kristina Savage, is an Undergraduate Researcher of the week


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03/19/2015
LBC Students Attend Inaugural Meeting of the International Society for Evolutionary Medicine and Public Health


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03/15/2015
Dr. Sean Valles publishes two new articles for public health journals


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03/13/2015
Dr. Daniel Menchik publishes article in American Journal of Sociology


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03/06/2015
LBC graduate publishes in The Great Lakes Entomologist


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03/06/2015
LBC students study the debate between evolution and creationism at the Creation Museum


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03/06/2015
The Science of Charitable Giving


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03/05/2015
LBC alumnus is University of Washington's first Emergency Medical Services fellow


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03/04/2015
9th Annual Lyman Briggs College Research Symposium


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03/04/2015
Polyhedron cover features research and artwork by Dr. Robert LaDuca and three LBC students


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02/27/2015
LBC student speaking at TEDxMSU event


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02/19/2015
LBC students present research at “Posters on the Hill” event in D.C.


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02/16/2015
LBC student discusses conducting research in Dr. Mazei-Robinson's lab


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02/09/2015
LBC seniors present research at National Collegiate Research Conference


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02/03/2015
LBC student nominated for Truman Scholarship


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01/07/2015
Article by LBC graduate, Jose Zamora-Sifuentes


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11/07/2014
Dr. Rob Pennock interviewed for Slate article
Dr. Rob Pennock was asked to participate in a debate at an anti-evolution "Origin Summit." Slate discusses his response.


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11/04/2014
Summer 2015 Research Opportunities
Research Internship Opportunities for 2015 in Biomedical Research and Allied Health Studies


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11/03/2014
Facebook and Well-Being: A Relationship Worth Pondering?
Close to a billion people login to Facebook daily, the world’s largest online social network. And they are highly motivated to do so. Yet, we know remarkably little about how interacting with this technology influences well-being. In this talk, I will review findings from an ongoingprogram of research that is examining how interacting with Facebook influences the two components of subjective well-being: how people feel moment-to-moment and how satisfied they are with their lives.


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11/03/2014
Teaching Evolution in Action
Because evolution takes place over countless years, it can be one of the more challenging subjects to teach, especially using traditional teaching methods.


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10/31/2014
LBC Career Newsletter 10/27-11/9
Looking for a research opportunity? There are two great positions posted in this week's LBC Career Newsletter!

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