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2020 News Listing

Dr. John Ray has Article Accepted for Publication and Paper Accepted for Presentation


Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech's Liberal Studies Department has had a peer-reviewed article entitled “Hegel’s Political Philosophy of Self-Knowledge: How Knowing Thyself Necessarily Occurs in a Political Community” accepted for publication in the Hegel-Jahrbuch Sonderband published by the International Hegel Society—Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin and the Freie Universitat Berlin. ... Read More

Montana Technological University Student Honored as Newman Civic Fellow


Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced the 290 students who will make up the organization's 2020-2021 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. The 2020 cohort—the largest group of Newman Civic Fellows to date—includes Hilary VanVleet, a student at Montana Technological University. ... Read More

Montana Tech Researchers Growing a Sustainable Water Treatment System


Montana Tech Environmental Engineering assistant professor Katherine Zodrow along with Christina Eggensperger, Montana Tech Environmental Engineering graduate student, Marcus Holland, Montana Tech Environmental Engineering graduate student, and Mattia Giagnorio and Alberto Tiraferri from Politecnico di Torino, and Jessica Schiffman and Kerianne Dobosz from University of Massachusetts Amherst have recently published a paper, Sustainable Living Filtration Membranes, in the journal Environmental Science & Technology Letters. ... Read More

Mindfulness Course Offered at Montana Tech


Montana Tech Counselors, Cricket Pietsch, LCSW, and Amy Lorang, PCLC, are offering a 4-session course on Mindfulness. The course gives students the skills to manage stress and enhance their general well-being. ... Read More

Theresa Rader Named College Board Regional Fellow


Montana Tech's Theresa Rader has been named a College Board Regional Fellow. Rader is the Director of TRIO Support Services with the Institute for Educational Opportunities at Montana Tech. She has served in this role since 2015. ... Read More

Purse Strings 2019 a Huge Success


The Women of Montana Tech presented Safe Space with a donation of $36,003.50 on Thursday, January 16, 2020. The funds were raised from the Women of Montana Tech’s Purse Strings purse auction and brunch held in October at the Copper King Hotel. The event brought together around 300 people to support Safe Space of Butte and enjoy time together with family and friends. ... Read More

Highlands College Launches First-Ever Apprenticeship Program


In the spring of 2020, Montana Tech’s Highlands College and the Department of Labor (DOL) launched the first-ever apprenticeship program at Highlands College. With this partnership, Highlands College provides the educational component, and the DOL provides oversight, support to faculty and the employer, and the administration of the program. ... Read More

Robolution Takes Home Top Honor at Robotics Competition


In January 2020, Robolution, the FTC robotics team sponsored by the Upward Bound program of the Institute of Educational Opportunities at Montana Tech, received the top honor INSPIRE award at the FIRST Tech Challenge held on the campus of Montana State University. ... Read More

Montana Technological University Students and Faculty to Present at NCUR 2020


Twenty four Montana Technological University undergraduate students along with their faculty mentors have been accepted to present their research at the 34th annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR 2020). The event will see more than 4,000 students from around the world on March 26-28, 2020 at Montana State University. Faculty and students will share their scholarly research, network with their peers and faculty mentors, and meet with graduate school and corporate recruiters. ... Read More

Montana Tech Hosting Health Fair


The Montana Tech Student Wellness Task Force is sponsoring a spring wellness fair titled “For the Health of It!” It is scheduled for January 27, 2020, from 10-1:30, in the Copper Lounge of the Student Union Building. ... Read More