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Local business gifts $100,000 to Montana Western

Drawing of amphitheater Pioneer Federal Savings and Loan in Dillon has announced a $100,000 pledge to the University of Montana Western Legacy Campaign.

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Montana Western athletic trainer gains national recognition

The University of Montana Western's Russ Richardson received the Athletic Trainer Service Award from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA).

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UMW student named as 2014 Newman Civic Fellow

The Montana Campus Compact recently named a University of Montana Western student as a 2014 Newman Civic Fellow. 

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Montana Western promotes financial literacy program thanks to grant

Thanks to a generous College Access Challenge Grant, teaching University of Montana Western students how to manage their finances will be a campus-wide effort.

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Three-generations strong: the Nellis family & StrongWomen

On an April evening in the basement of the University of Montana Western's Swysgood Technology Center, three generations of women gather for a StrongWomen workout.

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Richard Jonasen named 2013 Distinguished Alumni

With over three decades of teaching and education administration to his name, University of Montana Western alumnus Richard Jonasen will be honored with the 2013 Distinguished Alumni award.

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Lt. Gov. John Walsh tours Main Hall Feb. 7

On Thursday, Feb. 7, Montana Lt. Gov. John Walsh was on the University of Montana Western campus to tour Montana Western’s iconic first building, Main Hall, which was renovated with over $10 million in state funding authorized by the Montana Legislature in 2007 and 2009.

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Alumnus Albert Bender dies at age 103

University of Montana Western alumnus and award-winning educator Albert Bender died on Jan. 7, 2013 at his home in Miles City, Mont. He was 103.

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UMW, local officials continue campus safety dialogue

University of Montana Western and area health and safety officials met recently in an ongoing effort to ensure safety and security for the 1,400-student campus.

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Alumnus receives young professional award for role at state park

For Jarret Kostrba, the manager of Pictograph State Park in Billings, Mont., his management role means much more than the day-to-day duties at the unique park.

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