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Richardson new athletic director.

Russ Richardson, currently head athletic trainer at the University of Montana Western, has been named the university’s athletic director, Chancellor Beth Weatherby announced today.

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Distinguished Alumni Service Award announced.

University of Montana Western alumnus and library director Michael Schulz will be honored with the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Service Award at this year's commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

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Chilson elected to leadership board.

Fred Chilson, professor of business and technology at the University of Montana Western, was recently elected as vice chair of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).

Chilson was also named a member of the executive committee of the board of directors of the IACBE.

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"On the Rocks" features longtime UMW employee.

The University of Montana Western's Tom Satterly will present for the year's final installment in the "On the Rocks" series on Monday, April 25, 2016.

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Foundation announces Legacy Plaza groundbreaking.

The Legacy Plaza groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 2 p.m., Montana Western Foundation Director Roxanne Engellant said today.

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Work underway on UMW's Legacy Plaza.

Construction is underway on the University of Montana Western’s new Legacy Plaza.

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Dances with Words features distinguished author.

Author and professor Michael Branch

Distinguished author Michael Branch will read from his works at the next installment in the 2016 series of Dances with Words on Thursday, April 21, 2016.

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Montana Western hosts athletic director candidates.

Two candidates for the University of Montana Western’s athletic director position have been invited to campus for final interviews.

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Gov. Bullock featured at groundbreaking.

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will help celebrate the expansion of the Montana Center for Horsemanship (MCH) Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 3 p.m.

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UMW hosts 10th annual research symposium.

The 10th Annual University of Montana Western research symposium is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 15 and 16, 2016.

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