The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (DNRC) recently presented the University of Montana Western with a plaque to honor the university’s commitment to wood energy.
Beth Weatherby, provost of Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minn., has been selected as the 22nd chancellor of the University of Montana Western.
The children of Curious Minds Early Care and Education Center on the UMW campus will be playing on an improved playground after a few of Montana Western's club volunteered their services Tuesday afternoon.
Anna Byrne (left) and her freshman daughter Nicole during the 2014 Convocation, which marks the start of the 2014-15 academic year.With Montana Western's orientation for new students wrapping up, students gear up to begin Block One of classes to start the Fall 2014 semester.
Orientation for new University of Montana Western students is set for Aug. 21-24.
Drawing of amphitheater Pioneer Federal Savings and Loan in Dillon has announced a $100,000 pledge to the University of Montana Western Legacy Campaign.
The University of Montana Western's Russ Richardson received the Athletic Trainer Service Award from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA).
The dean of the education college at the University of Montana will serve as interim chancellor at the University of Montana Western in Dillon when current Chancellor Richard Storey retires on Aug. 8.
The Montana Campus Compact recently named a University of Montana Western student as a 2014 Newman Civic Fellow.
Thanks to a generous College Access Challenge Grant, teaching University of Montana Western students how to manage their finances will be a campus-wide effort.
University of Montana Western Chancellor Richard Storey has announced he will retire from the institution Aug. 2, 2014.
On an April evening in the basement of the University of Montana Western's Swysgood Technology Center, three generations of women gather for a StrongWomen workout.
With over three decades of teaching and education administration to his name, University of Montana Western alumnus Richard Jonasen will be honored with the 2013 Distinguished Alumni award.
On Thursday, Feb. 7, Montana Lt. Gov. John Walsh was on the University of Montana Western campus to tour Montana Western’s iconic first building, Main Hall, which was renovated with over $10 million in state funding authorized by the Montana Legislature in 2007 and 2009.
University of Montana Western alumnus and award-winning educator Albert Bender died on Jan. 7, 2013 at his home in Miles City, Mont. He was 103.
University of Montana Western and area health and safety officials met recently in an ongoing effort to ensure safety and security for the 1,400-student campus.
For Jarret Kostrba, the manager of Pictograph State Park in Billings, Mont., his management role means much more than the day-to-day duties at the unique park.
Matthew Matich, a University of Montana Western Business Administration/Health and Fitness Management student, was awarded the Outstanding Student Award at the 2012 BACCHUS Network General Assembly held in Orlando, Fla. from Nov. 1-4, 2012.
The Campus Community Garden (CCG) serves as a learning resource for UMW students and members of the community. The CCG complex now features integrated renewable energy systems, two brand new greenhouses, a native plant trail and over 20 community garden plots.
The University of Montana Western Music Club is sponsoring a pep band.
Membership is open to the public. Sign-up forms will be on the stairs next to the campus bookstore in the Student Union Building and at the information desk at the Lucy Carson Library.
Sign-up will continue through Block 3 and rehearsals will begin Block 4.
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University of Montana Western environmental interpretation senior Tamie Laverdure came to college certain she wanted to pursue a career in conservation.
University of Montana Western Director of Financial Aid Ricki Jones is the Montana Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (MASFAA) Financial Aid Professional of the Year.
University of Montana Western Chancellor Richard Storey has signed a policy that will make Montana Western a tobacco-free campus beginning Aug. 1, 2011.
On Veteran’s Day, all Americans are reminded to acknowledge the sacrifices made by U.S. veterans. For many at the University of Montana Western, every day is a reminder of those great sacrifices.
The University of Montana Western is experiencing record enrollment for the second year in a row, Chancellor Richard Storey announced.
A 2010 visit to the University of Montana Western campus will reveal many new sights. In addition to the ongoing Main Hall renovation, new banners and campus signage are giving Montana Western a new look for the new year.