University of Montana Western biology alumna Rebecca Badgett won the first-place award for poster presentations at the Montana Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting in April 2013.
The Seventh Annual University of Montana Western Research Symposium will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27 in the Swysgood Technology Center (STC) Great Room on the UMW campus.
University of Montana Western art education student Sierra Bauer recently received a Nolle Gaston Scholarship valued at $1,500. She was one of only ten students in the United States and the only student in Montana to receive the scholarship.
University of Montana Western mathematics major Nathan Boll is the recipient of two major scholarships: a Montana Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) 2012-2013 Space Grant Scholarship and a 2012-2013 Great Lakes Loan Servicing Center Science Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Scholarship.
Megan Chilson, an associate professor of human health and performance at the University of Montana Western, is the president elect of the Northwest District for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NWD).
University of Montana Western Visiting Assistant Professor of English Roger Dunsmore will be honored as a Humanities Montana Hero on Thursday, Sept. 6.
University of Montana Western Visiting Assistant Professor of English Danielle Jones recently received a Fulbright Scholar Grant for a residency in Russia to teach American literature at Perm State University and complete her memoir “Mother Russia, Father Time.”
University of Montana Western mathematics major Nathan Boll will be extending his knowledge through an eight-week internship at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, Calif. in summer 2012.
Aaron Richmond, a 1999 Montana Western psychology graduate, is the 2011 recipient of the Jane S. Halonen Teaching Excellence Award and the newly elected president of the Northern Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association.
University of Montana Western students once again left their mark on two recent science gatherings, taking home two first-place awards at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Montana Space Grant Consortium (MSGC) meeting held at Montana State University (MSU) as well as winning an award at the Montana Academy of Sciences (MAS) annual meeting at Montana Tech of the University of Montana.