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Business majors take second at national competition

Four University of Montana Western business majors earned second place in a national case-study business competition in Orlando, Fla. held from April 16 to April 19, 2013.

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The University of Montana Western Class of 2013

The 116th University of Montana Western Commencement took place on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Straugh Gymnasium on the Montana Western campus.

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Nathan Boll heads to NASA internship, Ph.D. position

Montana Western mathematics honor grad Nathan Boll is spending his summer as an intern at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Glenn Research Center.

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UMW chapter of Kappa Delta Pi inducts 31 members

The University of Montana Western Education Department inducted 31 new members into the Mu Phi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), the International Honor Society in Education.

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UMW leads MUS in new freshmen enrollment

The University of Montana Western (UMW) leads all state higher education institutions with a five-year 32 percent increase in Montana first-time degree-seeking freshmen, based on recently released statistics from the Montana University System (MUS).

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UMW education class reflects on Peru trip

Although University of Montana Western sophomore Jess Lammi recently volunteered her time and energy helping elderly citizens of a poverty-stricken suburb of Lima, Peru, the elementary education major/literacy minor says she received far more than she gave.

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Fall 2012 Dean's List

The University of Montana Western Fall 2012 Dean's List includes 496 students.

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UMW equine student finishes Brazil internship

Raised on a ranch in Boulder, Mont., Kindle McCauley grew up around horses. Last summer, the 22-year old University of Montana Western senior found herself working with horses on the other side of the equator.

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Cody Cavill to serve internship in Nepal

When University of Montana Western junior Cody Cavill took professor Steve Mock’s beginner rock climbing class as a freshman, little did he know the experience would eventually take him to the highest mountains on the planet.

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Montana Western enrollment continues steady climb

For the sixth year in a row, the University of Montana Western is experiencing increased enrollment numbers.

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Provost Search

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UMW conducts national search for new provost.

The University of Montana Western has launched a national search for the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs position.

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