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UMW junior recognized for social change efforts.

University of Montana Western junior Delaney Hansen was recently recognized as a Newman Civic Fellows Award honoree by Campus Compact.

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UMW announces speaker for 119th commencement.

UMW commencement speaker Nathan Boll.

University of Montana Western Chancellor Beth Weatherby announced today that alumnus Nathan Boll will be commencement speaker for the university’s Saturday, May 7, 2016 graduation ceremonies.

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UMW alum receives prestigious teaching award.

Principal Ron Goodman working with students at Libby Elementary.

University of Montana Western alumnus Ron Goodman was recently named the 2016 National Distinguished Principal (NDP) of Montana for his work as the Libby Elementary School principal in Libby, Mont.

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UMW to honor educators at "Night of Stars."

The University of Montana Western education department and the university’s alumni office will present the fifth annual “Night of Stars,” Saturday, April 23, 2016.

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UMW Hosts Jane Helm Maddock Service Award Dinner.

The University of Montana Western will host the annual Dr. Jane Helm Maddock Service Award dinner Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

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Montana Western presents "Rabbit Hole."

The Bank of Commerce Performing Arts Series and University of Montana Western fine arts department present “Rabbit Hole,” April 14 through 21, 2016.

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UMW selects Idaho State dean as new provost.

Deborah Hedeen, currently dean of the college of education at Idaho State University, has been named provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Montana Western, Chancellor Beth Weatherby announced today.

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Montana Western senior published.

University of Montana Western student Lauren Bryan's horse-themed devotional book was recently published as part of her senior thesis.

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Montana Western hosts annual rodeo banquet.

The University of Montana Western’s annual Community Rodeo Banquet is scheduled for Friday, April 1, 2016 in the Keltz Arena on the UMW campus.

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Annual UMW student art exhibition kicks off.

The annual University of Montana Western student art exhibition will begin on March 24, 2016.

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