Friday, May 6, 2016





Bobcat Bulletin - Montana State University



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MSU News

MSU’s provost to take new post at Springfield College

MSU's Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Martha Potvin will be leaving at the end of June for Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. Read more

Eight students to graduate from MSU’s doctor of nursing practice program

Students from Fort Belknap, Billings, Laurel and Helena are among the first eight to graduate this spring from MSU's new doctor of nursing practice program – the first and only program of its kind in the state. Read more

Bozeman’s South Willson Avenue to be open for MSU commencement

Bozeman’s South Willson Avenue, which has been closed at intermittent locations for construction this spring, will be open temporarily for MSU's spring commencement ceremonies and will be closed again May 8. Read more

Teen Science Café on May 12 features MSU graduate students

Montana will host its first-ever Teen Science Café on Thursday, May 12, featuring MSU graduate students who will discuss their research in an interactive, teen-friendly format. Read more

MSU researchers’ tools for studying the brain being used worldwide

A MSU researcher is part of a team that has published findings on the development of an improved tool for understanding the workings of the brain. Read more

MSU student wins prestigious scholarship for summer study abroad

Esther Oloff, a junior chemical and bioengineering student in the College of Engineering and Honors College, has been awarded a prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. She will use the award to study abroad in Peru during the summer academic term. Read more

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks to perform “Richard III” and “The Comedy of Errors” during summer tour

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks will perform William Shakespeare’s “Richard III” and “The Comedy of Errors” during its upcoming summer tour of 61 communities throughout Montana, northern Wyoming, eastern Idaho, western North Dakota and eastern Washington. Read more

Host families needed for Japanese youth and chaperones

Host families are needed for 22 Japanese youth and two adult chaperones who will be visiting Montana from July 23 through Aug. 18. Read more





Events Calendar

Friday, May 6

School of Art Spring BFA Thesis Exhibition closing reception | 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 7

Teacher Appreciation Day at MOR |

Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony | 4:30-5:50 p.m.

Monday, May 9

An Evening with David Sedaris | 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 10

Montana Data Use Conference-Pathway to a Data Use Culture in Montana | 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Friends of the MSU Library Book Group: "All the Light We Cannot See" | 7-9 p.m.

Wednesday, May 11

Soiled Doves, Part ll at MOR | 6-7 p.m.

Thursday, May 12

JJCBE Women's Circle of Excellence Conference | 8:30 a.m.

The Beaucoup Site: Excavations at a Bison Kill in Northeast Montana at MOR | 6-7 p.m.

Save The Date

Saturday, May 21

Jack Horner Family Day at MOR


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