March 2021 News
The University of Montana Western Fine Arts Gallery is proud to host “Old School”, a photography exhibit presented by former UMW Student Zach Begler. The exhibit will be available for viewing in the gallery, located in Main Hall, until April 22, open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The University of Montana Western was recently ranked as one of the best universities nationwide delivering bachelor’s degrees in Education, Early Childhood Education, and Environmental Science in Study.com’s 2021 rankings.
After careful consideration, Montana Western has decided to postpone our in-person spring community rodeo banquet event scheduled for spring 2021. Although we are anxious to thank our supporters in person and share the success of the fall rodeo season, we also feel this is the best decision based on the current recommendations for hosting large events. Our priority is keeping our students, campus, and community safe and healthy.
The University of Montana Western has been selected as a filming location for the feature film God’s Country, an independent film based on the short story Winter Light by bestselling Montana author, James Lee Burke.
Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced the 212 students who will make up the organization’s 2021-2022 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. Savannah Vannett, a student at the University of Montana Western, will join students from 39 states, Washington, D.C., and Mexico to form the 2021 cohort.
The University of Montana Western was recently ranked nationwide among the top 25 best online bachelor's degree programs in Early Childhood Education by Study.com.