Friday, October 21, 2016





Bobcat Bulletin - Montana State University



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MSU News

MSU welcomes prospective students and families to campus today for MSU Friday

MSU Friday is an all-day, on-campus program which offers an in-depth preview of college life at MSU. Read more

MSU receives $4 million endowment from The Haynes Foundation

MSU announced that The Haynes Foundation has established a $4 million endowment with the MSU Alumni Foundation. The endowment will be used to provide scholarships to undergraduate students who have graduated from a Montana high school. Read more

MSU’s Towne’s Harvest Garden celebrates 10-year anniversary

When MSU's Towne’s Harvest Garden was just getting its start 10 years ago, Alison Harmon, then a professor who was involved in the garden’s founding, said she wasn’t sure it would last. Read more

MSU welcomes 12 National Merit Scholars for fall semester

The students, all freshmen from Montana, Alaska, Illinois, South Dakota and Wyoming, had scores that were in the top 1 percent of all initial entrants in the National Merit Scholarship competition. Read more

MSU alum wins national entrepreneurship pitch competition

A MSU alumnus took first place in a recent national entrepreneurship pitch competition for a mobile app he is developing to help curb drunken driving. Read more

MSU’s McSpadden to receive ATHENA leadership award on Oct. 24

Carmen McSpadden, director of the MSU Leadership Institute, will receive the Southwest Montana ATHENA Women’s Leadership Award at ceremonies to be held Monday, Oct. 24. Read more

MSU alumna wins postdoctoral fellowship to further gravitational wave research

Laura Sampson, a MSU alumna whose doctoral work at MSU contributed to the groundbreaking discovery of the first detection of gravitational waves, has received a prestigious fellowship for her research in the field of gravitational wave astrophysics. Read more

MSU ecologist co-authors book to provide climate change strategies for land managers

An MSU ecologist has co-authored a book with the goal of helping land managers tackle issues facing America’s wildlands that are caused by climate change and land use. Read more

MSU business accelerator receives $50,000 from U.S. Small Business Administration

An entrepreneurship support center for MSU students, alumni and faculty has won a $50,000 award from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help enhance its business accelerator program, 406 Labs. Read more

Lead Courageously workshop set for Oct. 25 at MSU

The MSU Leadership Institute will conduct a free leadership workshop that will brings tips, along with stories of success, to help leaders push through their fears at noon Tuesday, Oct. 25, in the MSU Procrastinator Theatre. Read more





Events Calendar

Friday, October 21

Catch & Release: a play written by Carol Hemingway | 8 p.m.

Saturday, October 22

Romney Hall proposed renovation tour | 10 a.m.

Bobcat football vs. Eastern Washington | noon

Catch & Release: a play written by Carol Hemingway | 8 p.m.

Sunday, October 23

Catch & Release: a play written by Carol Hemingway | 3 p.m.

Monday, October 24

Kopriva Science Seminar Series, Matthew Byerly | 5:30 p.m.

Together We Stand: A Community Dialogue | 6-8 p.m.

Auditions for MSU's School of Film and Photo's production of "Spring Awakening" | 7-9 p.m.

Tuesday, October 25

Brews & the Big Sky: Deep Diggings & Thirsty Miners | 6-8 p.m.

National Society of Leadership and Sucess Speaker: Leigh Anne Tuohy | 7-8 p.m.

Wednesday, October 26

Extreme History Project Lecture: Sensing the Difference | 6 p.m.

Fundamentals of Successful Investing begins | 6:16-8:30 p.m.

Thursaday, October 27

Lecture for "Upon All of Their Tomorrows..."work by Wyoming artist Doug Russell | 6:30-7:30 p.m.

College of Arts & Architecture Fall Art Walk | 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Save The Date

Nov. 5-19

Can the Griz


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