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Friday, August 6, 2010

MSU team publishes cell findings, notes implications for cancer treatment

The team that published its findings in a recent issue of the Journal of Cell Science included two undergraduate students, Dana van der Heide and Kristin Comstock, said Ed Schmidt, leader of the project in MSU's Department of Veterinary Molecular Biology. Read more...

Festival Strings Youth Orchestra performs concerts

The orchestra members, representing seven Montana cities, will spend several days on the MSU campus preparing a program of repertoire from the Baroque period to the 20th century (Vivaldi, Bartok, Mozart, Warlock, Olsson, Marshall and Grieg), before embarking on their concert tour. Read more...

Applications due Sept. 1 for phlebotomy classes in Bozeman and Great Falls

Students will participate in a month-long online course and a weekend of hands-on training at MSU in Bozeman, followed by a 100-hour supervised clinical experience that can be scheduled in either Bozeman or Great Falls. Read more...

MSU announces online undergraduate courses

The new courses are open to anyone, including people in other states as well as Montanans enrolled in an out-of-state university. The courses are offered through MSU's Extended University, so students do not have to be admitted to an MSU degree program in order to enroll in the courses. Read more...

MSU looks to Iceland for answers about global warming

Iceland's streams are ideal study systems in the far north, an area of the world where scientists expect the most severe climate warming to occur, said MSU ecologist Wyatt Cross. Read more...

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This Week at MSU

Friday, August 6

Inventor's Workshop


Towne's Harvest Garden produce stand


Julius Caesar at Sweet Pea Festival


Saturday, August 7

March in Sweet Pea parade with Museum of the Rockies


Sunday, August 8

A Midsummer Night's Dream at Sweet Pea Festival


Tuesday, August 10

Tours for Tots: Farm Harvest at Museum of the Rockies


Wednesday, August 11

Eric Jay Dolin lecture and book signing


Festival Strings Youth Orchestra


Thursday, August 12

Glacier Park's Night of the Grizzlies airs on MontanaPBS


Friday, August 13

Read "Double Take", by Kevin Connolly