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April Clobes is an MSU alumna and the president and chief executive officer of the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union. She joins Spartans Athletic Director Bill Beekman for this MSU Today conversation. Beekman is a member of the MSUFCU board of directors.

Karen Grannemann is CEO and general manager of the University Club at Michigan State University. She joins Spartans Athletic Director Bill Beekman on this segment of MSU Today.

Let’s talk about what's on your plate. With the U.S. food retail industry topping $5 trillion in annual sales, it's no wonder why brands are battling for a spot in your pantry or fridge. Food is big business. And as we head into the holiday season, that battle gets fiercer. Unfortunately, for consumers, that means the grocery aisle can be filled with hundreds of thousands of dubious claims with the intention of spurring a purchase.

Following a national search, Michigan State University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD, has named Jabbar R. Bennett as the university's vice president and chief diversity officer. Bennett will also be a professor in MSU's College of Human Medicine.

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It's the holiday season, so it's great to welcome Bert Cregg back to MSU Today. Bert is a professor of both forestry and horticulture at Michigan State University and a Christmas tree specialist.

State of the State is the monthly roundup of policy and research for the state of Michigan from the Institute for Public Policy Research at Michigan State University. The recent national election is the topic on this episode. Providing the analysis are Arnold Weinfeld, associate director for the institute, institute director Dr. Matt Grossman, and MSU economist Dr. Charlie Ballard.

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On this segment of MSU Today, we explore the vision, mission and values of Michigan State University's Department of African American and African Studies.

We're stepping into fitness in this conversation. With many of us working from home, the office is now just a sit up in bed away. Following the months long closing of Michigan's gyms, fitness studios, and pools, many of us have become more sedentary.

Thomas Glasmacher is laboratory director of MSU’s FRIB, the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams. Thomas came to Michigan State in 1992 working with the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory and joined the Department of Physics and Astronomy as a faculty member in 1995.

Mónica Ramírez Montagut is the new director of Michigan State University’s Broad Art Museum on campus at East Lansing. Monica joined the Broad in July of 2020. Before coming to East Lansing, she directed the Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University in New Orleans for six years, creating socially engaged exhibitions.