Montana State University


The Trump administration and family are paying attention to Gallatin County, Montana, as they rally support for conservative candidates in this year’s midterm election. Gallatin is a fast growing swing county unique to Montana, and rare in the country.

Montana Republican Party
Montana Republican Party

Republican candidates running to challenge Democratic Senator Jon Tester are holding their first primary debate of the year this Thursday at Montana State University. The debate will be hosted by the College Republicans at MSU and will run from 6 - 9 p.m. in Ballroom A of the Strand Union Building.

Democrats have so far held four debates with their candidates seeking to run against Republican incumbent Greg Gianforte, for Montana’s seat in the U.S House.

Food Insecurity A Barrier For Students At MSU-Billings

Feb 6, 2018

A recent student survey found a third of students at MSU-Billings have reported not having enough food for themselves or their household. And this food insecurity can stand in the way of students achieving a college degree.

A member of the Flathead Hotshots walks the fire line at the edge of a prescribed burn near Lakeside this spring
Nicky Ouellet

Fire season arrived in Montana this month. As crew leaders set up command centers and assess the flames, they’re seeing the product of previous management decisions that have shaped the forest.

<p>Panelists share their research on climate change in Montana
Beau Baker

A panel of Montana scientists laid out their findings on climate change in the state yesterday at the University of Montana (A video of the event is available at Clean Air Montana's Facebook page). That included addressing President Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the Paris Climate Agreement last week.