MSU team publishes findings about compound with potential for treating rheumatoid arthritis
May 20, 2015
The June issue of the Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics features an MSU study on a chemical compound with potential for treating rheumatoid arthritis. Read more...
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MSU study shows long-term decline in grassland productivity in Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
May 14, 2015
MSU researchers have published their findings that increases in aridity have caused a long-term decline in grassland productivity. Read more...
Research plot.
MSU scientists find higher economic returns when grain growers use pulse crops instead of fallow
May 12, 2015
A group of Montana State University scientists recently published a study in Agronomy Journal that found wheat producers can earn more by planting pea in their rotation, instead of using only wheat or leaving a field completely fallow. Read more...
Spring 2014 commencement
MSU announces candidates for graduation at May 9 ceremonies
May 4, 2015
MSU announces candidates for commencement at the Spring 2015 ceremony, set May 9. Approximately 1,871 students, including graduates and undergraduates, are candidates for degrees. Read more...
Michelle Flenniken studies honey bee pathogens under a microscope in her lab in the department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology. MSU photo by Kelly Gorham
MSU virologist receives grants for research on honeybee health
May 4, 2015
Michelle Flenniken, assistant professor in the Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology in MSU’s College of Agriculture, recently received three grants to investigate the role of viruses and other pathogens on honeybee health. Read more...
Spring 2014 commencement
MSU sets commencement ceremonies for May 9
April 30, 2015
Montana State University expects 1,871 students will receive degrees during MSU's 122nd spring commencement, set for 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 9. Read more...
In historic year, two MSU students receive Truman Scholarships
April 15, 2015
Alexander Paterson, an economics major from Salt Lake City, and Cara Thuringer, a liberal studies (environmental studies concentration) and photography double-major from Sioux Falls, S.D., are MSU’s 10th and 11th Truman Scholars.  Read more...
Montana Agricultural Experiment Station appoints new Eastern Agricultural Research Center superintendent
April 9, 2015
MSU officials announced this week that Chengci Chen, professor of cropping systems for the Montana Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES) and MSU College of Agriculture, has been appointed the new superintendent of the Eastern Agricultural Research Center Read more...
 Robert Bertram, chief scientist for USAID’s Bureau for Food Security
To solve global problems, ‘attract the brightest students to agriculture,’ MSU professor tells international board
April 9, 2015
Professor David Sands was one of many MSU agricultural experts who spoke to the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development at its historic meeting at MSU. It is the second time in board history that it has met outside Washington, D.C. Read more...
Gebisa Ejeta BIFAD
Public sessions with world’s top experts in food production and security set April 9 and 10 at MSU
April 6, 2015
Several panels and presentations featuring some of the world’s top experts in food production and security will be held at MSU April 9-10 in connection with the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) meeting in Bozeman. Read more...

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