December 2017 News
University of Montana Western Junior Baleigh Doyle spent her summer at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland analyzing data for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Montana Western Senior Delaney Hansen is the first recipient of the Colton Tanner Rohlf Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship honors the memory and life of Colton Rohlf, a Montana Western student who touched the lives of so many on campus.
Award-winning Author and Executive Director of the Missoula Writing Collaborative, Caroline Patterson, visited the University of Montana Western for a reading on Dec. 7, 2017.
Senior Wyatt Sarrazin is one of the most active students at the University of Montana Western. He’s a member of the student senate and five different clubs, along with working as a carpenter to build sets for the drama department.
In Tyler Nansen’s “3-D Foundations” and ceramics courses, students had the opportunity to explore the world of three-dimensional art and design by producing collaborative art pieces and learning with master guest artists.
Psychology Major Liz Hanson is combining her love of horses with her field of study to create a senior project that examines the validity of horse personality questionnaires.
Two University of Montana Western students will participate in National Finals Rodeo activities in Las Vegas, Nevada during the 10-day PRCA rodeo, held December 7-16, 2017. Tristan Hansen and Lorrie Ann Smith are teammates on the Montana Western rodeo team and competed together this past summer at the College National Finals Rodeo.