Western Regional Honors Conference | March 29-31


Astronaut Captain Scott Kelly Endurance: My Year in Space and Our Journey to Mars | April 4

Student Research Celebration | April 18

Montana State University graduate and undergraduate students from a variety of disciplines will present the results of their research for the Bozeman community to see.


Café Scientifique: Professor Blake Wiedenheft | May 15

Blake Wiedenheft, an associate professor in Montana State University’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the College of Agriculture and College of Letters and Science, will present “The Art and Ethics of Genome Surgery: A Citizen’s Guide to Understanding a Revolutionary New Technology”.


Summer Research Programs Conference | July 30

INBRE Summer Poster Presentation | July 30

Norm Asbjornson Hall


Computer Science REU Program Poster Presentation | August 6

9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

3rd floor, Barnard Hall

Chemistry REU Program Poster Presentation | August 8

4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Chemistry and Biochemistry Building


Maurice Hilleman's 100th Birthday | August 30
Celebrate the life and legacy of Montana native and MSU alumnus Maurice Hilleman whose vaccine research has saved millions of lives
around the world.

- Cookies in Classrooms with Helleman video

- Cake on the Lawn

- Screening: Hilleman - A Perilous Quest to Save the World's Children
 Inspiration Hall (NAH), 4:00-6:00 pm.


Faculty Workshop with Janny Olin Shanahan | September 13

Honors Freshman Research Symposium

Undergraduate Research in the Arts, Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies | September 14

Jenny Olin Shanahan, Assistant Provost for High-Impact Practices at Bridgewater State University, will present, "Undergraduate Research in the Arts, Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies" at the Honors Freshmen Research Symposium. 

3 p.m.

SUB Ballrooms


Crossroads of Discovery: MSU Lab & Studio Open House | October 26

Experience screenprinting, chemistry, entrepreneurship, chemical engineering, ceramics, history, Yellowstone microbiology and so much more. Enjoy hands-on activities for youth and adults, as well as refreshments, music and tours of labs, studios and galleries on campus.

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Renne Library and locations across campus


From Ideas to Action: Research in the College of Arts and Architecture | October 26-November 22

Open House: Saturday, October 26 1-4 p.m.

Reception: Thursday, November 7 6-8 p.m.

Helen E. Copeland Gallery, Haynes Hall

Panel Discussion on Undergraduate Research in the Arts | November 7

5 p.m.

Cheever 215


MSU Winter Student Research Celebration | December 3

Norm Asbjornson Hall: Inspiration Hall



Spring Convocation 2020 | January 9

Faculty Awards

10 a.m.

Reynolds Recital Hall

Convocation Speaker Cathy Withlock: "Yellowstone on my Mind"

2-3 p.m.

Reynolds Recital Hall

MSU Library Open House

3- 6 p.m.

MSU Library

YOUR Student 8x8 Innovation Road Show: From the Environment to our Security | January 30

6 p.m. (with reception following)

Museum of the Rockies


Countdown to NCUR: Volunteer Fair | February 6

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

SUB Ballroom A

Family Science Night | February 27

Barnard Hall


National Conference on Undergraduate Research 2020 | March 26-28

The esteemed event brings together more than 4,000 students and their faculty mentors for a three-day conference that provides undergraduate students from across the country with an opportunity to present their scholarly research in a professional setting.