2015 News Listing
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2015 News Listing

Highlands College Begins Microsoft IT Academy


Highlands College has developed a Microsoft Office IT Academy Program which will allow its students to obtain various industry-recognized credentials in addition to their academic degrees - all free of charge. ... Read More

Montana Tech Named to Military Friendly Schools List


Montana Tech announced today that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. ... Read More

U.S. News Ranks Montana Tech a Top College


U.S. News and World Report released their 2015 Best College rankings. Montana Tech tied for the No. 5 spot for Top Regional Colleges in the West and landed in the No. 1 spot for Top Public Regional Colleges in the West. ... Read More

Montana's STEM Scholarships Available


Montana's STEM Scholarship Program is designed to provide an incentive for Montana high school students to prepare for, enter into, and complete degrees in postsecondary fields related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics and healthcare. ... Read More

Eat at the Pita Pit Tomorrow, June 10th


Montana Tech and the Pita Pit invite you to eat at the Pita Pit in Butte as 100% of the proceeds raised on June 10 will be donated to the Kevin and Joan Shannon Scholarship Fund. ... Read More

Clean-up Blacktail Stream


Please join Cfwep.Org, the Clark Fork Watershed Education Program, and 4th and 5th grade students from Whittier School to clean-up Blacktail Creek. ... Read More

Dr. John Ray has Paper Accepted for Publication


Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech's Liberal Studies Department has had a peer reviewed paper accepted for publication in the Proceedings of the Rhetoric of Evidence Conference: Epistemic Models and Rhetorical Practice in Science, Education and Culture held at Heidelberg University under the auspices of Tubingen University, Germany. ... Read More

Solvay USA Inc. Announces Scholarship Recipients


Solvay USA Inc., formerly Rhodia Inc., has awarded their annual The Solvay USA Inc. Engineering for Environmental Protection Scholarship to Thomas Bolton of Butte Central High School and Levin Mullaney of Butte High School. ... Read More

Montana Tech to administer CodeMontana


Program started by Greg Gianforte and Rob Irizarry aimed at introducing computer science to junior high and high school students across Montana will now be administered by Montana Tech. ... Read More

Dr. John Ray has article published in Parliamentary Journal


Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech's Liberal Studies Department has had an article entitled "Parliamentary Procedure as a Means of Mending Our Broken Politics" published in the April 2015 edition of Parliamentary Journal, an international journal devoted to the study of parliamentary affairs and theory. ... Read More

Rally at Montana Tech for Tuition Freeze


Through collaboration with legislative leaders and the governor's office, the Montana University System has frozen the cost of tuition for the last 4 years at four year institutions and the last 8 years at two year institutions. ... Read More

Workers' Memorial Day Event Planned at Montana Tech


Workers' Memorial Day 2015 will be commemorated by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration Billings Area Office with an event to remember those who have been injured or have died on the job. ... Read More

Young Receives SME President's Citation Award


Dr. Courtney Young, Department Head and Lewis S. Prater Professor of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering at Montana Tech, received a President,s Citation Award from the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME). ... Read More

ASM Materials Camp for Teachers Coming to Montana Tech


Committed to assist STEM instruction at all levels, Montana Tech and its Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering have partnered with ASM Materials Education Foundation to host a free one-week professional development workshop on minerals, metals and materials this summer. ... Read More

College Goal Montana Tomorrow


Montana Tech's Institute for Educational Opportunities and the Student Assistance Foundation will host College Goal Montana on February 24th from 5:30-7:30pm at the Butte High School Library. ... Read More

Montana Tech Engineering Students Excel at Competition


Montana Tech engineering students took home the first-place trophy for their hands-on ability to estimate a multi-million dollar project and produce a real-world bid in the heavy civil engineering category of the Associated Schools of Construction Competition (ASC) held in Reno, Nevada on February 4 through the 7. ... Read More

Dr. John Ray has article published


Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech's Liberal Studies Department has had an article entitled "Parliamentary Procedure as a Means of Mending Our Broken Politics" accepted for publication in a forthcoming edition of Parliamentary Journal which is an international journal published by the American Institute of Parliamentarians to advance the understanding and practice of parliamentary procedure. ... Read More