*Data is from an independent study by the Anderson Economic Group
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Partnerships & Programs
Michigan State University partners with communities, organizations and businesses throughout the state of Michigan. Here are just some of the many ways MSU is working in this region:
Michigan’s fruit industry boasts more than 22,000 acres devoted to small fruit production; blueberries account for a whopping 20,900 of those. Valued at $118.5 million, the blueberry industry has helped Michigan gain a reputation as a top producer of one of the world’s most popular fruits. (Read More)
An agreement between Michigan State University and the Michigan Department of Education Office of Career and Technical Education will allow high school students to earn college credits while they’re still in high school. (Read More)
A Michigan State University professor created a successful model for teaching middle- and high-school students about carbon cycling, the primary driver of climate change. Now, Charles W. “Andy” Anderson and partners are using a nearly $7 million grant from the National Science Foundation to help America’s teachers put the program into action. (Read More)
Michigan State University researcher William Schmidt has created a free web-based tool to help American educators teach the Common Core State Standards in mathematics. (Read More)
With a presence in every Michigan county, Extension faculty and staff members provide tools to live and work better. From a personal meeting to information online, MSU Extension educators work every day to provide the most current information when people need it to ensure success – in the workplace, at home and in the community. Click on your county to learn about upcoming MSU Extension events in your area.