Friday, December 4, 2015





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MSU News

MSU celebrates first annual Lights on Montana Hall

For the first time in its history, MSU held a celebration to light its iconic Montana Hall in the heart of campus. Read more

MSU and Stanford study: Ancient viral molecules essential for human development

Top stem cell scientists at MSU and Stanford University have shown that certain noncoding RNA molecules, which are genetic remnants of an ancient virus, play a critical role in balancing decisions in early human development.  Read more

MSU jumps in number of international students

MSU is number 282 nationally in the number of international students on campus, according to a national accounting. Read more

MSU sets fall commencement ceremony for Dec. 12

MSU expects more than 900 students will receive degrees during MSU's 123rd fall commencement, set for Saturday, Dec. 12. Read more

MSU professors study chemical process that sustains microbial life under glaciers

Research by MSU professors and others has found that the grinding action of glacial ice sheets against silicate rocks, when combined with water, releases enough hydrogen gas to sustain methanogenic archaea, or microorganisms that produce methane. Read more

Record amount of food donated to Gallatin Valley Food Bank through ‘Can the Griz’

MSU and the Bozeman community donated a record of the equivalent of more than 260,000 pounds of food to the Gallatin Valley Food Bank as part of the 16th annual Can the Griz food drive. Read more

MSU Extension invites public to hear nationally recognized climate science experts during Dec. 8-10 conference

The public is invited to two keynote presentations that will be held during the MSU Extension Climate Science Conference, set for Dec. 8-10 in the MSU Strand Union Building. Read more

MSU chemistry professor named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Bern Kohler, a MSU professor who is known for his groundbreaking research as well as his dedication to students, has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, or AAAS. Read more

Open a Montana medical savings account before Dec. 31 for 2015 tax savings

Opening a Montana medical care savings account by Dec. 31 to help with medical expenses not covered by a health insurance policy or flexible spending account can help individuals save on taxes, according to Marsha Goetting, a family economics specialist with MSU Extension. Read more

Letters and Science faculty author reception set Dec. 10 at Bozeman Public Library

The MSU College of Letters and Science will celebrate faculty authors who have written new books at a holiday authors’ reception to be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10, in the large community room at the Bozeman Public Library. Read more





Events Calendar

Friday, December 4

Noel! with the MSU Symphony Orchestra, Chorale, Montanans and University Chorus | 7:30-9:30p.m.

Saturday, December 5

Celebrate Christmas Stroll with MOR | 4:30-7:30p.m.

2015 Madrigal Dinner Performance | 6:30p.m.

Sunday, December 6

Men's basketball vs. Omaha | 1:05p.m.

2015 Madrigal Dinner Performance | 6:30p.m.

Multimedia Series | 7:30-9p.m.

Tuesday, December 8

Friends of the Library book group: "The Home Place" | 7-9p.m.


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