university spending http://michiganradio.org en MSU breaks ground on new bioegineering facility http://michiganradio.org/post/msu-breaks-ground-new-bioegineering-facility <p>Michigan State University broke ground today on a new, $60 million dollar bioengineering building.</p><p>The building will serve as place for researchers in different disciplines to share ideas for advancements in medicine and other sciences.</p><p>“Let’s not forget that as important as the facility is to our success, it is the people, the researchers, the medical professionals applying their knowledge, curiosity and perseverance that will ultimately triumph,” said Stephen Hsu, vice president for Research and Graduate Studies at MSU.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:48:03 +0000 Steve Carmody 13137 at http://michiganradio.org MSU breaks ground on new bioegineering facility Online searchable "checkbook" proposed for state universities http://michiganradio.org/post/online-searchable-checkbook-proposed-state-universities <p align="LEFT">A state House Republican says citizens should be able to see every expense for&nbsp;state universities.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p align="LEFT">Representative Tom McMillin proposes a constitutional amendment that would require universities to list all their expenses. The items would be kept in an online searchable database.</p><p align="LEFT">Universities aren&#39;t lining up to support the idea.</p><p align="LEFT">Mike Boulus is head of the President&#39;s Council, a group that represents state universities in Michigan.</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:45:06 +0000 Tracy Samilton 7203 at http://michiganradio.org Online searchable "checkbook" proposed for state universities