UMW News BureauArt Gallery and Museum – The University of Montana Western campus is home to its own art gallery and museum. Several galleries host both static and visiting art of all mediums. Dances with Words – “Dances with Words” is Montana Western’s visiting writer series. Poets, novelists and creative writers come from across the country to give readings at Montana Western’s on-campus espresso bar. Drama Presentations – Montana Western’s drama programs produces three shows a year including a 10 minute play festival in which the audience votes for their favorite show. Last semester’s production was Frank Capra's holiday classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Visiting Artists – Artists from all over the country stop by Montana Western on their tours. Recently, An Dochas and the Haran Irish Dancers were featured on our stage. Music Concerts – Montana Western’s Jazz band, concert band, individual musicians, vocal choir and ensembles play recitals each semester at concerts that are open to the community.
The University of Montana Western has launched a national search for the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs position.