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Montana Western professor to address national leadership institute.

UMW Geology Professor Rob Thomas.

University of Montana Western Environmental Science Professor Rob Thomas will participate in the Project Kaleidoscope (PKAL) Summer Leadership Institute in July 25-30.

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Business professor elected to accrediting board.

Fred Chilson, professor of business and technology at the University of Montana Western, has been elected to the board of directors of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) accreditation organization. 

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Former Montana deputy commissioner named UMW's interim provost.

Montana Western's Interim Provost Sylvia Moore.

Chancellor Beth Weatherby has appointed Sylvia Moore interim provost at the University of Montana Western.

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Geology camps choose Montana Western.

Universities from across the country (like the University of Washington above) visit Montana Western each summer to conduct geology field camps. 

Geology departments from universities across the country started coming to the University of Montana Western to conduct their geology camps in the mid 1960s. 

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Montana Western in collaboration with PMI to offer vet tech programs.

Learning how to give injections and take blood samples are two important skills all veterinary technician students gain at Pima Medical Institute on the Montana Western campus.

Montana Western and Pima Medical Institute will collaborate to offer a veterinary technician associate degree and veterinary assistant certificate program.

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UMW grad headed to the University of Denver.

Recent Montana Western graduate Taeler Rodriguez has been accepted to the University of Denver’s graduate program.

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Chancellor Weatherby creates student art collection.

Chancellor Beth Weatherby (left) and student artist Jessica Bach with initial collection piece in background.

University of Montana Western Chancellor Beth Weatherby has established a student art collection to display work across the Dillon, Mont. campus.

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Students complete comprehensive survey of local waterway.

Sara Maslen (right) points out a feature of the Poindexter Slough to fellow student Zachary Reimnitz.

University of Montana Western environmental field studies students have completed a 476-page study of Poindexter Slough, a world renown trout fishery near Dillon, Mont.

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Students to be inducted into honor society.

Eleven University of Montana Western students will be inducted into the Montana Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Room in Montana Western’s Mathews Hall.

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Art department to host 220 high school students.

The University of Montana Western art department will host the annual Montana Art Interscholastics this weekend on the university campus.

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