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UMW and Dillon Middle School launch collaborative effort.

Dillon Middle School teachers and University of Montana Western education faculty recently completed the first session of a new five-part professional development project.

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Acclaimed ceramics artists visit Montana Western.

Visiting ceramics artists Jeni Hansen-Gard and Kyungmin Park recently lectured and gave demonstrations to a Montana Western introductory ceramics class.

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UMW displays new banners on campus featuring students, faculty and staff.

New banners recently went up around the Montana Western campus which include the experiences and thoughts of current and former students, faculty and staff about Experience One and UMW.

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UMW to host morality-themed panel discussion

The University of Montana Western will host a panel discussion presenting questions of morality titled: “How do we know right from wrong? What motivates to try and be better people?”

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Dances with Words fall series begins at Montana Western.


The first installment in the 2015 fall series of Dances with Words will feature Montana Tech professor Henry Gonshak and his new book, “Hollywood and the Holocaust."

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Montana Western student presents wild mustangs experience.

Montana Western natural horsemanship student Kelly Wieman recently spoke to Dillon, Montana’s local rotary club about her experience observing Montana’s wild mustangs.  

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UMW to host annual "Hall-o-ween" trick or treat.

University of Montana Western student tour guides will lead K-5th graders through the campus residence halls for trick or treating and a “haunted house," if they dare.   

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Grad honored among nation's top principals.

Montana Western alumnus W.H. Aaron Griffin is among 59 outstanding elementary and middle school principals from across the nation.

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Montana Western promotes student health.

Montana Western students received free flu shots and learned about local health resources during the annual health and wellness fair on campus this week.  

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GE Capital director speaks to Montana Western students.

Business and technology students and the business club at Montana Western had the unique opportunity to listen to former GE Capital managing director Allan Wieman talk about intrapreneurship, how to be an entrepreneur inside a large corporation.

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Provost Search

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UMW conducts national search for new provost.

The University of Montana Western has launched a national search for the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs position.

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