Schwarzman Scholar Finalist Riley Shearer
MSU’s Riley Shearer wins Schwarzman Scholarship for a year of study in China
December 1, 2016
Riley Shearer, a senior from Lake Oswego, Oregon, is one of 129 recipients of the highly selective national award. He will earn a master’s in public policy at Tsinghua University in Beijing as MSU’s first Schwarzman Scholar. Read more...
MSU to host 2017 Crop and Pest Management School Jan. 3-5
December 1, 2016
The two-and-a-half-day workshop will focus on small grain production in Montana and will feature MSU faculty presentations on topics related to plant breeding, weeds, diseases, insects and nutrient management. Read more...
Charles Boyer, MSU vice president of agriculture, addresses more than 300 MSU College of Agriculture student scholarship winners and scholarship donors at the college’s annual scholarship award banquet, during the college’s 2016 Celebrate Agriculture even
MSU College of Agriculture students win more than $400,000 in scholarships
November 21, 2016
The MSU College of Agriculture hosted a scholarship banquet in honor of the more than 200 students who won a total of more than $400,000 in scholarships. Read more...
Rhodes Scholarship Finalist Josh Carter
MSU’s Josh Carter wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 21, 2016
Josh Carter, a senior who will receive twin degrees in both mechanical engineering and microbiology and hails from Watertown, South Dakota, has won a 2017 Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University. Read more...
Barry Jacobsen.
Breakthrough ag technology from MSU registered for commercial use
November 17, 2016
A naturally occurring bacterium MSU discovered has been registered for commercial use and sale by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its impressive plant-disease fighting capabilities. Read more...
LRES Graduate Students Work with USGS
Partnerships between MSU and federal agencies provide job opportunities for graduate students
November 16, 2016
The Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Geological Survey are looking to train MSU graduate students alongside senior scientists to ensure long-term success of the agencies. Read more...
MSU Extension logo in color
MSU Extension to present Southeastern Montana Sheep Symposium, Nov. 9 in Broadus
November 7, 2016
The symposium exists to share emerging technologies and research to help producers stay current in an ever-changing industry. Read more...
“The Clarinet in Rare Contexts,” MSU School of Music faculty recital.
MSU faculty clarinet recital set for Nov. 9
November 3, 2016
Gregory Young will perform his recital, “The Clarinet in Rare Contexts,” with guest artists on several musical collaborations. Read more...
Architecture Students Win Design Communication Association Awards
MSU architecture students and faculty win Design Communication Association award
November 3, 2016
Students in the MSU School of Architecture had their designs selected for the 2016 Design Communication Association juried exhibition. Read more...
Netted berry variety trials are grown at WARC this summer, in an effort to keep out birds from foraging on the berries. WARC is located in Corvallis, framed by the Bitterroot Mountains.
MSU Western Agricultural Research Center launches new initiatives to support Montana horticultural industry
November 3, 2016
The MSU Western Agricultural Research Center has new facilities, as well as new staff and faculty who manage a growing research profile focusing on fruit and vegetable production for local markets and intensively managed small farms in Montana. Read more...

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