Montana State University has successfully completed a nationwide search for a new vice president for research and found a top-notch candidate. Next month it will be time for Jason Carter to take the reins of MSU research – a task critical to the university, Bozeman and the state.

What has become an annual ritual in this college town will happen next week when volunteers line up to help arriving Montana State University students move into their dorm rooms on campus.

The Montana Public Service Commission, on which I am privileged to serve, regulates not only gas and electric utilities, but private water and sewer systems as well. While the PSC does not regulate the rates of publicly owned water utilities like Bozeman’s, the same principles apply to these…

Here at Montana State University, we are excited to kick off the academic year with a number of exciting events, including Move-In Day on Aug. 21, convocation on Aug. 22 with bestselling author Tara Westover and our community Cat Walk on Aug. 23. As we stand ready to begin what will, no doub…

Don’t be fooled by the current Washington, D.C., rhetoric about “reforming” the pharmaceutical industry. Most recently Sen. Chuck Grassley has been promoting his bill which would place inflation-based caps on Medicare drug prices. There are also proposals to eliminate “middlemen” and increas…