Montana State University

Limited number of tickets to live stream of Neil deGrasse Tyson’s MSU lecture available

February 19, 2015 -- MSU News Service

A limited number of tickets to a live stream of Neil deGrasse Tyson’s upcoming lecture at Montana State University will be available for the public to purchase beginning at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 23. The live audio and video stream of the lecture has been arranged due to the event's high demand.

High-Res Available

Subscribe to MSU Newsletters


Bobcat Bulletin is a weekly e-newsletter designed to bring the most recent and relevant news about Montana State University directly to friends and neighbors via email. Visit Bobcat Bulletin.

MSU Today e-mail brings you news and events on campus thrice weekly during the academic year. Visit the MSU Today calendar.

MSU News Service
Tel: (406) 994-4571
msunews@montana.edu

A limited number of tickets to a live stream of Neil deGrasse Tyson’s upcoming lecture at Montana State University will be available for the public to purchase next week.

The live stream will take place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in room 101 of Gaines Hall on the MSU campus.

Tickets are $5 and are available for the public to purchase beginning at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 23. Tickets may be purchased at the Bobcat Ticket Office, the Ask Us Desk in MSU’s Strand Union Building, Rosauers, by phone at 406-994-CATS or 800-808-5940 and online at http://www.Ticketswest.com.  

The ticket sales will help cover the contractual, production and staffing costs associated with adding the live stream option.

Tyson is an astrophysicist, cosmologist, author and one of the most recognized science communicators in America today. His MSU lecture sold out within two hours, according to Carmen McSpadden, director of the MSU Leadership Institute.

Due to the event’s high demand, McSpadden said the Associated Students of MSU and MSU Leadership Institute arranged for the live audio and video stream of the lecture.

Tyson’s lecture is sponsored by the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation, Montana PBS, the MSU Office of the President, Office of the Provost, Leadership Institute, Office of Research and Economic Development, College of Engineering, ASMSU and Gallatin Valley Furniture Carpet One.

Contact: Carmen McSpadden, (406) 994-7667 or cmcspadden@montana.edu