MSU hires Kevin Guskiewicz

Michigan State University, MI

Michigan State University is a public land-grant research university in East Lansing, Michigan. It was founded in 1855 as the Agricultural College of the State of Michigan, the first of its kind in the United States. After the introduction of the Morrill Act in …
Michigan State University is a public land-grant research university in East Lansing, Michigan. It was founded in 1855 as the Agricultural College of the State of Michigan, the first of its kind in the United States. After the introduction of the Morrill Act in 1862, the state designated the college a land-grant institution in 1863, making it the first of the land-grant colleges in the United States. The college became coeducational in 1870. Today, Michigan State has rapidly expanded its footprint across the state of Michigan with facilities all across the state and one of the largest collegiate alumni networks with 634,000 members.
  • Former names: Agricultural College of the State of Michigan (1855–1861) · State Agricultural College (1861–1909) · Michigan Agricultural College (1909–1925) · Michigan State College of Agriculture and Applied Science (1925–1955) · Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science (1955–1964)
  • Motto: "Spartans Will." · "Advancing Knowledge. Transforming Lives.
  • Type: Public land-grant research university
  • Established: February 12, 1855
  • Accreditation: HLC
  • Academic affiliations: AAU · ORAU · URA · URC · Sea-grant · Space-grant
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