Montana State University

College of Letters and Science

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172360
Bozeman, MT 59717-2360

Tel: (406) 994-4288
Fax: (406) 994-7580
Location: 2-205 Wilson Hall


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Current L&S Headlines

April 24, 2015

Faculty, staff and students were honored at the awards ceremony held on April 23.


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 MSUs 10th and 11th Truman Scholars.

April 7, 2015

Robert Bertram, chief scientist in USAIDs Bureau for Food Security where he serves as a key adviser on a range of technical and program issues to advance global food security and nutrition, and Montague Tag Demment, vice president for International Pro

Sonia Nazario

April 7, 2015

Sonia Nazario won the Pulitzer Prize for feature writing in 2003 for Enriques Journey, a series of articles published in the Los Angeles Times about a Honduran boys struggle to find his mother in the U.S.

Joan Broderick.

April 6, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Joan Broderick, chemistry and biochemistry professor and winner of the first Woman in Science Distinguished Professor Award at MSU, will continue the Provosts Distinguished Lecturer Series at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, at the Museum of the Rockies.

2015 Goldwater recipients

April 1, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Brigit Noon from Fairbanks, Alaska, Anna Scott from Los Alamos, N.M., and Riley Shearer from Lake Oswego, Ore., each received the scholarship, which gives each student up to $7,500 a year for tuition, fees, books, and room and board.

Tiya Miles

March 31, 2015

Visiting MSU scholar Tiya Miles will read from her first novel, The Cherokee Rose: A Novel of Gardens Ghosts, at 7 p.m. at Bozemans Country Bookshelf. A book signing will follow.

Sherman Alexie

March 30, 2015

Sherman Alexie shares observations about his life, work and the current state of Native affairs while appearing at MSU's President's Fine Arts Series, Creative Nations.

Dancers at annual MSU Pow Wow

March 30, 2015

Held at the Brick Breeden Fieldhouse, the annual two-day MSU American Indian Council Powwow is one of the largest powwows held in Montana.Powwow events are free and open to all.

March 18, 2015 -- MSU News Service

A free public lecture about the link between domestic violence and wins and losses by professional football teams will be given April 2 at MSU.

March 17, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Organizers of a summer youth camp at Montana State University are seeking faculty and graduate students who would like to deliver a weeklong, hands-on workshop for high-ability, high-potential kids entering grades 5-7.

Joan C. Williams

March 17, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Joan C. Williams will discuss What Works for Women at Work: How to Spot Subtle Bias, and How to Eliminate It from 7-8 p.m. in SUB Ballroom C. The lecture is free and open to the public. A book signing will follow.

March 10, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Clay Routledge, an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at North Dakota State University, will present #34;Beyond Religion, A New Psychology of Magical Thinking#34; at 3:30 p.m. in the Byker Auditorium.

Gary Stoner

March 5, 2015 -- MSU News Service

Cancer Prevention with Berries will be the topic of the Kopriva Lecture to be given March 23 at MSU.

March 3, 2015 -- MSU News Service

A free public lecture about gender-career bias in the field of statistics will be given Tuesday, March 17, at Montana State University.