Montana State University

Outreach and Engagement

Extended University is an academic outreach arm of Montana State University. Learn more.

Spotlight's On:

The Everest Education Expedition follows mountaineer Conrad Anker, MSU geologist Dave Lageson, and other climbers commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first American ascent.

See the award-winning Science of the Springs, a full-color, pocket-sized booklet that provides an overview of the connection between astrobiology research and Yellowstone National Park. Read at home or while visiting Yellowstone National Park.

Outreach Programs at MSU Service and outreach are critical to Montana State University's land-grant mission. Many departments and centers at MSU offer special programs and projects.

Tornadoes! Kids, learn what they are. Why do they form? Where are they most common? When do they form? Make your own! (PDF)

Extended University in the News:

MSU and MOSS offer second series of outdoor science skills courses for adults
Wednesday, March 25th, 2015--Montana State University’s Extended University is partnering with Montana Outdoor Science School (MOSS) to offer a second series of outdoor science skills classes for adults.

MSU summer youth camp seeking faculty and grad student leaders
Tuesday, March 17th, 2015--Organizers of a summer youth camp at Montana State University are seeking faculty and graduate students who would like to deliver a weeklong, hands-on workshop for high-ability, high-potential kids entering grades 5-7.

Registration open for MSU's Expanding Your Horizons program for girls
Monday, March 16th, 2015--Registration is now open for Montana State University’s “Expanding Your Horizons” event Saturday, April 11, which offers creative hands-on workshops designed for girls in grades 6-8 to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

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