"The Lucky Ones" Opening Reception

Join us on January, 17 for a series of events and opening reception of “The Lucky Ones” featuring artist, photographer, and Montana Western Alumna, Madeline Scott.

“The Lucky Ones” is a carefully curated photo exhibit featuring refugee arrivals and families reunited at the Boise airport between February and May 2017. The series also features images of these same families six to nine months later, showing how they are integrating into daily life in their new home.

The exhibition opening will accompany an Associated Panel on Refugee Resettlement. Panelists to include: Helena Mayor Wilmont Collins, Soft Landings Missoula Executive Director Mary Poole, and Resettlement Director for the International Rescue Committee Jen Barile.

A luncheon with the panelists will take place at the Multicultural Center in the SUB basement from 12- 1:30 p.m., this luncheon is open to the public. The panel will then hold their discussion from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the STC Great Room. The opening reception for the exhibit will take place at the Corr Gallery from 6- 7 p.m. All of these events take place on the UMW Campus.

For more information, please email aja.sherrard@umwestern.edu