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
E-mail: lands@montana.edu
Location: 2-205 Wilson Hall

Dean:

Nicol C. Rae
nicol.rae@montana.edu

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2011 News Archive

Tale of new beetle involves MSU, Robert Redford and Liver-Eating Johnson (12/23/2011)        

Keeler adds novel to list of accomplishments (12/22/2011)            

Two MSU professors elected fellows in world's largest general scientific society (12/19/2011)

Dinosaurs with killer claws yield new theory about flight (12/14/2011)         

New study reveals North America's biggest dinosaur (12/06/2011)            

MSU lab manager shares microscopic images of dinosaur bones with growing audience (12/02/2011)

Earth sciences to hold Dec. 9 open house for holidays, Custer retirement (11/30/2011)

MSU grad student wins award at national conference (11/30/2011)

Chemist to lecture Dec. 9 about unusual DNA properties (11/29/2011)

MSU offers Dec. 6 program to celebrate King James Bible and Shakespeare's Tempest (11/29/2011)

Parker lectures about why senators lose re-election Nov. 30 at Bozeman Public Library (11/28/2011)

Obituary for Chris Pinet, MSU French professor emeritus (11/18/2011)

Local climbers to give Nov. 30 lecture explaining how mountaineering changed science  (11/18/2011)

Lecture on frontiers of physics to be given Dec. 8 at Museum of the Rockies (11/17/2011)

MSU-based Project Archaeology receives national conservation award (11/17/2011)            

MSU to hold Nov. 14 forum on seismic hazards in southwest Montana  (11/10/2011)

MSU offers more scholarships for Montana high school seniors (11/09/2011)            

MSU team faces new challenges as it studies Weddell seals in Antarctica (11/07/2011)            

MSU's satellite renamed to honor former director of Montana Space Grant Consortium (11/04/2011)

Former MSU football player hopes his research will benefit Eastern Montana (11/01/2011)            

Pain and movement disorders to be discussed in Nov. 15 lecture at MSU (10/31/2011)

MSU grad's vaccines save millions (10/31/2011)            

Acclaimed Chinese novelist Yu Hua speaks Nov. 14 at MSU (10/28/2011)            

MSU satellite orbits the Earth after early morning launch (10/28/2011)            

International leader in tissue engineering to speak Nov. 4 at MSU (10/21/2011)

MSU historian to give Nov. 2 lecture on "Buffalo Bill in Butte and Beyond" (10/20/2011)            

Oct. 26 lecture to focus on change in Yellowstone, Northern Rockies (10/20/2011)

MSU's twin satellite to launch Oct. 28 on NASA rocket (10/20/2011)            

Lecture on 'The Arab Awakening' set Nov. 2 at MSU (10/18/2011)            

Kollin named MSU Letters & Science Distinguished Professor (10/13/2011)            

Lecture set Oct. 25 on 'The Symbols and Scriptures of Jesus and Buddha' (10/06/2011)            

MSU graduate in solar physics wins presidential award (09/28/2011)            

Visiting scholar lectures on 'The Parent as Citizen' on Oct. 12 (09/22/2011)

MSU paleontologists, colleagues discover new raptor species in dinosaur "graveyard" (09/19/2011)

MSU celebrates American Indian Heritage Day on Sept. 23 (09/06/2011)            

Free public lecture on global financial crisis set Sept. 29 at MSU (09/06/2011)

Glen Chamberlain's award-winning fiction published in book of short stories (09/06/2011)            

Author and advocate of 'economic democracy' to speak Sept. 15 at MSU (09/02/2011)            

Pinet receives La Renaissance Française gold medal (08/30/2011)            

Public lecture to focus on using computer models to study cells  (08/25/2011)

Expert on gender equity among female scientists to speak Sept. 16 at MSU (08/15/2011)            

MSU study finds women who breastfeed face prejudices (08/08/2011)            

New MSU research sheds light on South Pole dinosaurs (08/03/2011)            

MSU student hopes to coordinate development work in Africa with website (08/02/2011)            

Recent MSU graduate scores again with three select scholarships (08/01/2011)            

MSU solar physicist invited to exclusive symposium (07/28/2011)

$1.8 million NASA grant helps parks prepare for climate and land use change (07/26/2011)            

MSU moves forward with U.S. Department of Energy backed carbon dioxide storage project in northern Montana (07/26/2011)            

MSU researcher samples Chinese hot springs as part of international collaboration (07/26/2011)

Recent MSU grad, aspiring teacher receives national fellowship (07/26/2011)            

Monahan named associate dean for MSU College of Letters and Science (07/21/2011)            

MSU grad student will use NSF fellowship to uncover secrets of ancient Montana rocks (07/18/2011)

Recipients announced for latest Kopriva Graduate Student Fellowships at MSU (07/12/2011)            

Three from MSU receive Fulbright Fellowships (07/07/2011)            

MSU fisheries scientists evaluating ecological impact of Yellowstone River oil spill (07/05/2011)

MSU's Rushing wins Contemporary Political Theory annual prize (07/05/2011)            

MSU researchers say small Asian dinosaur actually a juvenile tyrannosaur, not separate species (06/29/2011)            

MSU-led team makes discoveries about major event in history of complex life (06/20/2011)            

MSU grad in solar physics wins national award (06/20/2011)            

David Eitle recognized as prolific scholar in elite criminology journals (06/16/2011)            

MSU scientist to appear on "Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman" (06/07/2011)            

Free math camp for 7th and 8th grade girls to be held at MSU June 13-17 (06/03/2011)

Aspiring physician now aims for Miss USA crown (06/02/2011)            

MSU students among those assisting global trade officials at Big Sky (05/13/2011)            

Engineers Without Borders at MSU one of four finalists for $20,000 national award (05/13/2011)

Azerbaijani Consul General presents four MSU students with Award for Excellence (05/11/2011)

Greater Yellowstone concept applied to managing lands around other national parks (05/06/2011)

MSU grad student thrilled to study ancient marine mammals (05/02/2011)            

Grant to fund research into phosphate mining (04/29/2011)

Summer MSU archaeology courses for teachers to be held in Bozeman, Helena and Virginia City (04/28/2011)            

Breaking ground (04/25/2011)            

Debate model helps MSU students excel in knowledge about Arab world (04/20/2011)            

Award-winning Native filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin to speak at MSU May 2 (04/19/2011)            

Renowned Native American environmental researcher to speak at MSU April 18 (04/12/2011)

MSGC to hold student research symposium on April 15 (04/11/2011)

Noted Yahoo! computer programming architect to give public lecture at MSU, April 20 (04/11/2011)

Senior projects featured at free multimedia concert set April 17 at MSU (04/11/2011)

Showing of award-winning Japanese film April 19 benefits Japan relief (04/11/2011)

MSU professor launches Web site to aid veterans with PTSD (04/11/2011)            

MSU students to present research at April 14 celebration (04/07/2011)            

L&S faculty, staff and students to receive college's top awards on April 25 (04/01/2011)

Two MSU students win prestigious Goldwater Scholarship (03/31/2011)            

MSU German professor to lead discussion of BFF showing of 'When We Leave' (03/31/2011)

Dietary supplements to be discussed during April 21 Cafe Scientifique (03/30/2011)

MSU graduate receives fellowship to continue studying sun (03/30/2011)            

MSU grad student tracks trout to help restoration efforts in upper Clark Fork (03/30/2011)            

MSU to host April 14 lecture on introductory statistic courses (03/29/2011)

Medical history conference set for April 18 at MSU (03/26/2011)

MSU offers new biofuel fungus for licensing (03/25/2011)

International journal devotes special issue to MSU conference on dinosaur eggs, babies (03/24/2011)

MSU to offer free nano kits to Montana teachers (03/11/2011)

On the edge (03/11/2011)            

MSU Ethicats win second place in national championship (03/04/2011)            

Study: MSU contributes more than 13,500 jobs and $1 billion to state's economy (03/04/2011)            

MSU to host March 30 panel discussion on gender equity and status of women in Cuba and US
(03/03/2011)

MSU satellite now set to launch early March 4 (03/02/2011)

Through science, Villegas found her turn-around shot (03/02/2011)            

MSU team solves mystery of missing sunspots, helps predict space weather (03/02/2011)            

World-renowned stem cell researcher to speak March 25 at MSU (03/01/2011)            

MSU pow wow set for April 1-2 (03/01/2011)            

NASA astronaut to speak at 2011 Astronomy Day in Bozeman, April 2 (02/28/2011)            

MSU political scientists provide political analysis blog (02/24/2011)

Antarctic researchers gathered at MSU to test equipment for pioneering work  (02/24/2011)            

Launch of MSU satellite now postponed until early March (02/23/2011)            

Lecture on gender, powwow culture set for March 2 at Museum of the Rockies (02/22/2011)

Author, activist to give MSU's Friends of Stegner Lecture on March 9 (02/14/2011)            

Forty MSU seniors and mentors win Awards for Excellence (02/11/2011)

Engineers Without Borders to host lecture on community-led sustainable development projects
(02/10/2011)

Lecture on biological nitrogen fixation set for Feb. 23 at MSU (02/09/2011)

Religious studies professor Scott lectures Feb. 24 (02/08/2011)

MSU students work toward ambitious goal in Kenya (02/07/2011)            

Symposium to celebrate MSU's Cooley Lab renovation Feb 23 (02/02/2011)

Author of "Entirely Synthetic Fish" to speak Feb. 7 in Bozeman (01/31/2011)            

Jan. 27 lecture to focus on fighting disease with dendrimers (01/14/2011)

MSU grad student receives EPA fellowship (01/10/2011)

MSU honors top faculty (01/10/2011)            

Smith receives NSF grant to study Native American women's success in science, technology
(01/05/2011)