Welcome to the School of Packaging
Review the presentation “Debriefing from the Strategic Planning Committee of the School of Packaging to External Stakeholders”
Presented on January 30, 2015.
At the April 17 Board of Trustees meeting, 36 students were recognized with Board of Trustees’ Awards for having the highest scholastic average at the close of their last semester in attendance at Michigan State University.
Posted on April 23, 2015 9:55am
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
27 Apr - 30 Apr
Packaging: the User Experience
Location: Ternes Outreach Center, Packaging Building room 120
Empowered Packaging: Techniques that transform your Package Design
This interactive, hands on three and a half-day workshop trains you to implement a proven and unique system of tools that harness consumers thinking into your current packaging engineer training to bring the POW! effect. The techniques and overall system changes taught in this course will lead to more effective packaging practices. These advanced skills of listening, hearing and transforming the consumer experience with packaging will provide you with thinking and actions that can span all phases of entire 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.
Location: The School of Packaging Ternes Outreach Center
This hands-on workshop is designed for all levels of industry professionals that have a role in managing packaging and related operations within their organizations seeking a formal background in packaging concepts. The workshop will offer full insight in all aspects of packaging including function, materials, systems and processes, distribution and more!
25 Aug - 27 Aug
Virtual Package Design and Prototyping - start date of August 25, 2015
Location: MSU School of Packaging Ternes Outreach Center
The online version of the Virtual Package Design and Prototyping Course for Industry members begins August 25, 2015. Participants may start the course in August 25. In addition, an optional on campus session will be held on August 25-27, 2015 in the Ternes Outreach Center.
CANR Spring Commencement
Location: Michigan State University
Commencement for the CANR is slated for 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 9 in the Breslin Center. For more information, visit http://commencement.msu.edu/
20 Oct - 21 Oct
Health Care Packaging Immersion Experience
Location: The James B. Henry Center for Executive Development
Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dinner on Oct. 20 runs from 5 - 8:45 p.m.
Study the performance of medical device packaging in the operating room and emergency department environments, interact and exchange ideas with experienced patient care teams currently working in the industry, and address current trends, needs, problems and solutions in medical device packaging.
We Are Packaging
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