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Montana Western to award record number of degrees.

The University of Montana Western will award 481 degrees to 395 students at commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 7, 2016, Charity Walters, the school's registrar said today.

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Montana Western names Richardson new athletic director.

Russ Richardson, currently head athletic trainer at the University of Montana Western, has been named the university’s athletic director, Chancellor Beth Weatherby announced today.

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Distinguished Alumni Service Award announced.

University of Montana Western alumnus and library director Michael Schulz will be honored with the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Service Award at this year's commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

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UMW professor elected to leadership of accrediting board.

Fred Chilson, professor of business and technology at the University of Montana Western, was recently elected as vice chair of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).

Chilson was also named a member of the executive committee of the board of directors of the IACBE.

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Foundation announces Legacy Plaza groundbreaking.

The Legacy Plaza groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 2 p.m., Montana Western Foundation Director Roxanne Engellant said today.

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Montana Western hosts athletic director candidates.

Two candidates for the University of Montana Western’s athletic director position have been invited to campus for final interviews.

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Gov. Bullock featured at groundbreaking.

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will help celebrate the expansion of the Montana Center for Horsemanship (MCH) Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 3 p.m.

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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 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 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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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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