Russ White

Russ White

I host and produce MSU Today for News/Talk 760 @wjrradio and @MichiganStateU's @NPR affiliate @WKAR News/Talk 102.3 FM and AM 870.

Appears in 324 Episodes

MSU research, education and clinical care “meet the health needs of the entire state”

Michigan State University Executive Vice President for Health Sciences Norman J. Beauchamp Jr., M.D., M.H.S. and MSU Vice President for Strategic Initiatives Bill Beek...

3 MSU faculty named Senior Members of the 2024 National Academy of Inventors

Michigan State University researchers Evangelyn Alocilja, André Bachmann, and Richard Lunt have been named Senior Members by the National Academy of Inventors.   The M...

Student success initiatives help more Spartans learn, thrive, and graduate

Student success is a key theme in the MSU 2030 strategic plan.  Student success is the measure of an institution’s ability to provide an inclusive, equitable curriculu...

Vision 2050 comprehensive facilities and land use plan a key component in MSU 2030 strategic plan

On this episode of MSU Today, a conversation on progress and implementation of a key objective in the Stewardship and Sustainability theme of the MSU 2030 strategic pl...

MSU College of Human Medicine hosts inaugural Remembrance Conference to address gun violence

The conference provided attendees with actions and solutions they can take back to their institutions. There’s a burgeoning relationship between Michigan State Univers...

International artist visiting MSU for residency at intersection of art, science and technology

As part of Michigan State University’s 2024 MSUFCU Arts Power Up artists-in-residence, Abel Korinsky (representative of Studio Korinsky) of Berlin, Germany, is in resi...

MSU drives conversation, research on the future of work

You have likely heard about ChatGPT, and you might even have the application downloaded on your phone. But have you thought about how technology — and artificial intel...

Alumni Ashton Henderson and Jack Ebling reflect on MSU Com Art Sci’s impact on their lives and careers

Ashton Henderson and Jack Ebling are 2024 Outstanding Alumni Award honorees from MSU’s College of Communication Arts and Sciences. Henderson received his bachelor’s in...

Out of the Darkness MSU Campus Walk to inspire hope while raising awareness and funds for suicide prevention

Courtney Brown and Sarah Fay-Koutz are social workers with University Health and Wellbeing’s Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS). For the second year, CAPS is c...

MSU IPPSR State of the State podcast examines evolving Arab and Muslim voter preferences

Matt Grossmann, Charley Ballard, and Arnold Weinfeld discuss Michigan and national politics, policy, and the economy on the monthly State of the State podcast from MSU...

MSU’s Womxn of Color Initiatives hosting critically acclaimed performer Paige Hernandez as 2024 artist-in-residence

The Michigan State University Womxn of Color Initiatives, or WOCI, is hosting Paige Hernandez as its 2024 Artist-in-Residence. The sixth artist to participate in this ...

MSU receives $25M to take lead on long-term health care needs of Michigan residents

Michigan State University has received a $25 million grant that will address the state’s critical shortage of direct care workers, or DCWs, by establishing a Direct Ca...

MSU program champions leadership opportunities for women in business

A game-changing gift to Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business seeks to address the gender gap and propel women graduates into the C-suite. The gift, fr...

MSU Interim President Teresa K. Woodruff looks back on shared accomplishments as she moves into a new role of service to the university

Michigan State University interim president Teresa K. Woodruff elaborates on topics she covers in her February 2024 Spartan Community Letter, which you can read by cli...

Hip-hop pioneer shares “circle of wisdom” at MSU lecture series

MC Lyte is an American rapper, DJ, actress and entrepreneur. She is the first female of hip-hop’s emcees to release a solo album. She also opened doors for many to joi...

Meet Joyce DeJong, new dean of MSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine

Joyce deJong is the new dean of the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. An alumna of the college, she began her appointment on Feb. 5, 2024. A n...

Enduring MSU lecture series celebrates Black History Month

Marita Gilbert is the associate dean for diversity and campus inclusion in MSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine.  Gilbert talks about the 24th Annual Dr. William G. A...

Michigan State University campus safety and security update

Michigan State University Vice President and Chief Safety Officer Marlon Lynch provides a campus safety and security update. Throughout the past year, the MSU Departme...

MSU IPPSR State of the State podcast examines Michigan redistricting and remapping process

Matt Grossmann and Arnold Weinfeld discuss Michigan and national politics, policy, and the economy on the monthly State of the State podcast from MSU’s Institute for P...

Interim MSU President Teresa Woodruff’s January 2024 Spartan Community Letter

Michigan State University Interim President Teresa K. Woodruff elaborates on topics she covers in her January 2024 Spartan Community Letter, which you can read by clic...

Alienware – Dell Technologies' gaming arm – invests in esports lounge at MSU

Thanks to a partnership with Dell Technologies and its iconic gaming brand, Alienware, a new space at Michigan State University provides an elite gaming environment fo...

“Crazy culinarian:” Shake up Dry January by experimenting, exploring nonalcoholic beverages

Adam Roy, food and beverage expert in Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business, has spent decades as a five-star chef and leader in the hospitality indust...

Survey to assess physical, mental, and social health and wellbeing of MSU students, faculty, and staff

MSU’s Health and Wellbeing (UHW) Division is conducting a university-wide health and wellbeing assessment that includes an anonymous survey. The purpose of this assess...

MSU alumni making their mark in sound engineering and mixing in Hollywood

A group of MSU alumni are making their mark in audio and sound engineering and mixing in Hollywood. And they’re garnering Emmy nominations and awards, too. The group i...

Meet Michigan State University President-elect Kevin M Guskiewicz

Kevin M. Guskiewicz, an accomplished neuroscientist, sports medicine researcher and academic leader, has been named the 22nd president of Michigan State University. Th...

MSU semiconductor camp aims to generate excitement for semiconductors in eighth and ninth graders

Global competitors have incentivized the semiconductor manufacturing industry to the point that the U.S. share of commercial semiconductor manufacturing has declined 2...

MSU IPPSR State of the State podcast examines recently passed financial disclosure legislation

Matt Grossmann, Charley Ballard, and host Arnold Weinfeld discuss Michigan and national politics, policy, and the economy on the monthly State of the State podcast fro...

Water Alliance amplifying MSU expertise and connecting with the community

The MSU Water Alliance brings together experts across the University to push the boundaries of discovery and find solutions to water-related challenges through researc...

The MSU Museum is “rethinking its strategy and solidifying its place on campus”

MSU alumnus Devon Akmon is the director of the MSU Museum.  Topics include the MSU Museum becoming a vital “third space” for students, being a catalyst for interdiscip...

New MSU Football Coach Jonathan Smith introduced to Spartan Nation

Jonathan Smith, who has led Oregon State to new heights during his tenure over the past six seasons, has been named Michigan State University’s 26th head football coac...

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