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Montana State University Bobcat Bulletin

Montana State University Bobcat Bulletin

Friday, Jan. 13, 2012

Montana State University Bobcat Bulletin


MSU student's award-winning film explains the science of snow and precipitation
A Montana State University student's film about the role of airborne bacteria in causing rain and snow has won a prestigious award for its clear and fun explanation of science. Read more...

Cell phone ban while driving begins Jan. 17
Beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 17, Bozeman Municipal Code prohibits the use of hand held electronic communication devices, such as cellular telephones, navigational systems, or other two-way communication devices, while driving a motor vehicle or bicycle on a public street within the city limits of Bozeman. Read more...

Teachers can apply for free Everest science kit from MSU
Classrooms across Montana will have the opportunity to follow an expedition to Mount Everest this spring, interacting with the climbers and using equipment that lets them mimic the team's scientific research. Read more...

MSU's competitive programmers hit high mark
Three Montana State University seniors - Saiichi Hashimoto, David Stevens and Nick Wills - in the computer science major of the College of Engineering brought home a fifth-place finish in regional competition of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) after competing at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo., last fall. Read more...

MSU workforce and professional development courses open for registration
This semester, Extended University offers perennial favorites like Excel, Access, Quickbooks and flight school. New courses include Search Engine Optimization, How to Start a Business in Montana, and Climate Change in the Northern Rockies, among others. Read more...

New equipment in MSU lab measures body composition, helps fight chronic diseases
A piece of equipment that looks more suited to outer space than a laboratory is enabling Montana State University researchers to gather data that may help people fight chronic diseases. Read more...

MSU students named to fall semester 2011 honor rolls
Montana State University has announced its undergraduate honor rolls for fall semester 2011. Read more...

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This Week at MSU

Friday, Jan. 13

Concert by guest artists Lelia Molthrop Sadlier and David Sadlier


Saturday, Jan. 14

Women's Basketball vs. Northern Arizona


Muir String Quartet performs


Sunday, Jan. 15

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Bozeman


Monday, Jan. 16

No school; Offices closed

Wednesday, Jan. 18

Avalanche awareness and rescue workshop


Gaylon Ferguson delivers Martin Luther King, Jr. lecture


Thursday, Jan. 19

MSU Dual Meet Invite (Men's and Women's Track and Field)


Men's Basketball vs. Sacramento State


Friday, Jan. 20

Werner Quartet performance