Welcome to the School of Packaging
Registration for the School of Packaging Career Fair 2015 is full.
Thank you to all the companies that have registered, we look forward to seeing you in January.
Distinctive, Black-Glass Design Wins Eighth MSU School of Packaging Student Packaging Competition
Posted on October 6, 2014 4:12pm
The Center for Global Connections in partnership with the College of Engineering, the Office of the Provost, and International Studies & Programs is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2015 Global Academy for Engagement Fellowship Program.
Posted on September 20, 2014 7:46am
Packaging Hall of Fame Welcomes 6 New Inductees. PMMI to honor Class of 2014 at PACK EXPO International in reception benefiting industry education.
Posted on August 25, 2014 11:29am
Michigan State University (MSU) School of Packaging associate professor Laurent Matuana has been elected a fellow of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), the world’s premier organization for plastics researchers and industry professionals.
Posted on March 4, 2014 1:52pm
At its Board of Trustees meeting, Michigan State University announced plans to open a new research institute in Midland, Mich., focusing on value chain creation and management and tackling many of today’s grand challenges in business, said MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon.
“Whether you’re talking about simply delivering safe water locally or fostering international competitiveness, effective value chain creation is key,” she said. “By developing more effective, sustainable value chains through this initiative, we hope to provide both an advantage for American manufacturing and pathways for the world to respond more successfully to human needs. In addition, we will cooperate with the Midland community in creating new knowledge and training opportunities, to help the region prosper in the new global economy.”
Posted on October 28, 2013 9:50am
07 Mar - 14 Mar
Location: MSU Campus
Michigan State University and the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources extends a cordial welcome to visitors to the 99th Agriculture and Natural Resources Week (formerly Farmer’s Week). The nation’s pioneer land-grant college was founded more than 150 years ago, guided by a philosophy to serve all the people of the state, an idea that still prevails in 2014.
CANR Honors Banquet
Location: Big Ten Rooms, Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Honors Banquet.
01 Apr - 21 May
Virtual Package Design and Prototyping - start date of April 1 end date of May 21, 2015
Location: MSU School of Packaging Ternes Outreach Center
The online version of the Virtual Package Design and Prototyping Course for Industry Members begins April 1, 2015. Participants may start the course as late as Jan. 31 and still finish by Feb 28. In addition, an optional on campus session will be held on May 19-21, 2015 in the Ternes Outreach Center.
Small Animals Day
Location: MSU Pavilion
Small Animals Day is slated from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the MSU Pavilion. Admission is $3 per person. Parking is available at the MSU Pavilion.
Join us to milk a cow, watch horse races, hold a baby chick and meet other animals! No farm tours will be given this year.
27 Apr - 30 Apr
Packaging: the User Experience
Location: Ternes Outreach Center, Packaging Building room 120
This interactive, three and a half-day workshop teaches a unique system using targeted tools to help packaging engineers advance their skills in user understanding through all phases of packaging development. Developed in partnership with one of the most experienced educators in packaging, Bruce Harte, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, School of Packaging, The Understanding & Insight Group, innovators in ground breaking consumer research and practicing packaging engineers at Amway R&D. This workshop was created specifically for packaging professionals who want to increase the value of packaging by improving the user experience.
We Are Packaging
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ESPN Commercial for the School of Packaging