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Friday, April 15, 2011

Haynes tapped as new MSU NCAA faculty representative

George Haynes, a professor of agricultural economics at Montana State University who calls himself a life-long Bobcat fan, has been appointed as MSU's Faculty Athletics Representative to the Big Sky Conference and the NCAA.

3rd Annual Bobcat Fest on Main set for April 29

The MSU Alumni Association, the Downtown Bozeman Partnership and ASMSU Campus Entertainment will host the 3rd annual "Bobcat Fest on Main" from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 29, on Main Street in downtown Bozeman. Read more...

MSU Distinguished Fulbright Chair to study green networking in Finland

Electronic communication might be paper-free, but given the amount of electricity that is used to send emails, videos and text messages around the world, it isn't totally "green." A Montana State University researcher aims to change that. Read more...

New summer cross-cultural leadership course offered at MSU

Montana State University will offer a special leadership development course this summer that will allow students to interact with student leaders from Middle Eastern and Northern African countries. Read more...

Renowned Native American environmental researcher to speak at MSU April 18

Margaret Hiza Redsteer, a geologist with the U. S. Geological Survey and former Montana State University graduate student, will discuss Native American environmental research and climate change as the keynote speaker for Hopa Mountain's annual Native Science Fellows meeting at 9:30 a.m. Monday, April 18, in SUB 233. Read more...

Photoshop Intermediate class begins April 19

A "Photoshop Intermediate" class will begin Tuesday, April 19, in downtown Bozeman. The course is sponsored by Montana State University's Extended University and includes 12 hours of computer lab experience. Read more...

Showing of award-winning Japanese film April 19 benefits Japan relief

Peter Tillack, Montana State University professor and coordinator of Japanese studies in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, will introduce the showing of a Japanese film at an April 19 benefit for victims of Japan's recent catastrophe. Read more...

Noted Yahoo! computer programming architect to give public lecture at MSU, April 20

Doug Crockford, senior JavaScript architect at Yahoo! and considered one of the world's best JavaScript practitioners and thinkers, will give a public lecture at Montana State University in Bozeman at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, in room 103 of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Building. Read more...

International development experts to lecture at Museum of Rockies on April 21

International development experts Debra Wahlberg and George Metcalfe will give a free, public lecture at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, in the Hager Auditorium of the Museum of the Rockies. Read more...

Application deadline is April 22 for basic EMT course offered at MSU's Extended University

The EMT Basic Course will be taught 6:30-10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Aug. 30 through Dec. 8. Read more...

MSU Extension hosts National Community Agrosecurity Planning Workshop

Montana State University is hosting the Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) Strengthening Community Agrosecurity Planning (S-CAP) Workshop at Big Horn Resort in Billings on May 5-6, 2011.

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This Week at MSU

Friday, April 15

Men's tennis vs. Montana


MSU student flute recital


Saturday, April 16

Clean Up Day and Sustainability Fair


Montana Day of Percussion


Junior Archeology Day at Museum of the Rockies


Summit on Sustainability and the Environment


Men's tennis vs. Weber State


"A Taste of Afghanistan" fundraiser


"After the Bell" on MontanaPBS


Sunday, April 17

Run for the Earth


"Community Food Systems & MSU's Outdoor Classroom" on Montana Ag Live


"Happy Songs" multimedia concert


Monday, April 18

Native Science Fellows meeting


Wonderlust talk on nanoscience and society


Antiques Roadshow "Billings, Mont. - Hour Two"


Tuesday, April 19

Screening of "Hulu Girls" for Japan relief


Wednesday, April 20

Women's Center sack lunch seminar


Noted Yahoo! computer programing architect to give lecture


Thursday, April 21

Cafe Scientifique


"WTF: Women and Their Future" rally


MSU President's Fine Arts Series finale


International development experts to lecture at MOR


Screening of "When We Leave"


Friday, April 22

University Day; no classes, offices open