October 2017 News
Assistant Professor Wendy Ridenour’s Biology 101 class recently engaged in a hands-on service learning project.
The University of Montana Western was recently ranked among the “25 Best Western Regional Colleges for 2017” by College Choice, an online education resource.
In Block Five, the University of Montana Western’s Outreach office, in partnership with Yellowstone Forever, will once again offer their Yellowstone Winter Studies course. Taught by full-time Yellowstone Forever instructor Joshua Theurer, the class takes place entirely in Yellowstone National Park from Jan. 21- Feb. 1, 2018 in beautiful Gardiner, Mont.
Dr. Rob Thomas, Professor of Geology and Regents’ Professor at Montana Western, was recently published in the journal, “Lithosphere”, a publication of the Geological Society of America, the largest professional organization of geoscientists in the world.
Psychology Major and University of Montana Western junior Roberta Irvin interned at the University of Pennsylvania over the summer. She worked with the National Institute on Drug Abuse, aiding researchers in their studies on the transmission of HIV.
The Montana Center for Horsemanship (MCH) and the University of Montana Western held an Open House Celebration on Oct. 5, 2017.
The Montana Western Rodeo Team closed out the fall portion of their schedule with a strong performance at the Harry Andrus Arena Sep. 29-Oct. 1, 2017.
University of Montana Western offensive lineman John Munger has been selected as one of the semifinalists for the 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy which recognizes the best scholar-athlete in the nation, the National Football Foundation recently announced.