Recent News

MSU researcher studies effects of weather variability and market dynamics on maple syrup production
March 10, 2017
Some farmers in the United States and Canada have noticed that the quantity and quality of their maple syrup is changing with climate variability, said MSU's Selena Ahmed, who is co-leading a team of researchers who are investigating these observations.
MSU to host National Conference on Undergraduate Research in 2020
January 30, 2017
The event provides undergraduate students from across the country with an opportunity to present their scholarly research in a professional setting. It will be held at MSU in March of 2020.
Honey bee health to be discussed at March 28 Café Scientifique
January 25, 2017
Michelle Flenniken will present “What's Killing the Bees? The Impacts of Pathogens and other Factors on Honey Bee Health” on March 28 at 6 p.m. at the Baxter Hotel Ballroom in Bozeman. The event is free and open to the public.
Montana INBRE investigators receive award for suicide prevention paper
January 19, 2017
Five Montana INBRE investigators to receive a Top Communications Paper award for their work on suicide prevention in eastern Montana.
Mosquito-borne diseases and risk management to be discussed at Feb. 9 Café Scientifique
January 9, 2017
Bob Peterson will present “Managing Risk in a Complex World: Reflections on Mosquito-Borne Diseases and the Scientist’s Role in a Post-Fact Media Landscape” at 6 p.m. at the Baxter Hotel Ballroom in Bozeman. The event is free and open to the public.
MSU’s Josh Carter wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 21, 2016
Josh Carter, a senior who will receive twin degrees in both mechanical engineering and microbiology and hails from Watertown, South Dakota, has won a 2017 Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University.
MSU and partners awarded $20 million grant ­­to address Native health disparities in Montana and Alaska
August 16, 2016
The grant from the National Institutes of Health will fund a new program aimed at building research capacity and addressing health disparities. MSU professor Allen Harmsen will co-lead the program.
MSU professor Brian Bothner named new director of Montana INBRE
August 16, 2016
Chemistry and biochemistry professor Brian Bothner succeeds Allen Harmsen as director of the program.
Three MSU students receive prestigious Goldwater Scholarships
April 1, 2016
MSU students Josh Carter, Zane Huttinga and John Ryter have received 2016 Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier scholarship for undergraduates studying math, natural sciences and engineering.
MSU graduate receives NSF fellowship to pursue doctoral studies at Harvard University
July 25, 2016
Michael Ruiz has received a National Science Foundation fellowship to pursue research of how cell and tissue mechanics impact the evolution of human bodies.