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21st Annual Montana Tech Career Fair Connecting Employers and Students


Montana Technological University will host the first-ever hybrid recruiting event in September. The in-person Career Fair will be held Thursday, September 16th, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the HPER. For those attending the in-person event, there will also be the option to conduct 2nd Day Interviews on Friday, September 17th, 2021. Unable to attend our in-person event? Employers can register for the virtual event on Friday, September 17th, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The career fair, hosted by Career Services, offers organizations from all industries a chance to discuss career opportunities and share career development information with Montana Tech students of all academic levels and majors – from freshman to graduate students. The Montana Tech Career Fair provides a cost-effective and convenient way for employers to meet and interview qualified applicants. Employers will be able to recruit for full-time openings and summer internships, and other positions needed within their organizations. Employers can register online now through DIGGERecruiting – DR 2.0 and find additional recruiting information at https://www.mtech.edu/career/employers.html. Please contact Career Services at 406.496.4140 with any questions or for more personal assistance. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces Spring 2021 Honor Rolls


The following Montana Technological University students have been placed on the Honor Roll, Dean's List, and Chancellor's List for the spring semester 2021 at Montana Technological University in Butte, Montana. Students are listed by hometown. A student who earns a 4.0 GPA is placed on the Chancellor’s List. Those earning a 3.5 GPA will receive recognition for being listed on the Dean’s List. A full‐time undergraduate student (enrolling in and completing a minimum of 12 credits) who earns a 3.25 GPA during the semester is listed on the semester Honor Roll. View the pdf of the honor roll here. If you have questions, please email Amanda Badovinac at abadovinac@mtech.edu. ... Read More

Montana Tech Commencement Live Stream


Montana Tech’s Commencement Ceremony honoring the graduating classes of 2020 and 2021 will be live streamed beginning at 9:00 am on Saturday, April 24, 2021. The link for the stream can be found here https://www.mtech.edu/enrollment/graduation/commencement.html. ... Read More

Montana Tech Assistant Professor Chris Roos Receives Stan and Joyce Lesar Professorship


Montana Tech Mining Engineering Assistant Professor Chris Roos has received the Stan and Joyce Lesar Professorship beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year. The professorship was created to support programming and research designed to enhance the ability to develop and responsibly use natural resources while working to ensure an environment that is supportive of their continued development. ... Read More

Hardy Named Dean at Montana Technological University


Michele Hardy Ph.D. has been named the dean of the College of Letters, Sciences & Professional Studies (CLSPS) at Montana Technological University. Hardy will begin her new role on July 1, 2021. She will replace Karen VanDaveer, who has served in the role on an interim basis since 2020. ... Read More

Faculty at Montana Tech Produce Open Textbook for Co-Requisite Writing Courses


University writing faculty keen to acknowledge the financial burden that textbooks place on students now have a new option when selecting books for their courses. Mindful Technical Writing: An Introduction to the Fundamentals, an open textbook composed by Montana Technological University writing instructors Dawn Atkinson and Stacey Corbitt, offers a no-cost alternative to commercially produced products. ... Read More

Faculty member, Daqian Jiang, Collaborating on Research


Daqian Jiang, assistant professor in the Environmental Engineering Department at Montana Technological University, along with researchers from Yale University and Northwestern University, are studying the amount of non-hazardous industrial waste and their main chemical compositions generated in the United States. ... Read More

Montana Tech Student Honored as Newman Civic Fellow


Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance higher education's public purposes, has announced the 290 students who will make up the organization's 2021-2022 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows. Catherine "Grace" Mulholland, a Montana Technological University student, will join 212 students from 39 states, Washington, D.C., and Mexico, to form the 2021 cohort. ... Read More

Montana Tech Students Receive Scholarships from the Montana State Fund


Montana Technological University students received scholarships as part of the Montana State Fund’s (MSF’s) Growing a Safer Montana Scholarship Program. Fifteen students representing Occupational Safety & Health or industry trade programs were awarded $4,000 scholarships at a virtual award ceremony. ... Read More

Picture A Scientist Film Coming to Montana Tech Campus


Montana Tech Wellness and the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) are co-hosting an event to show the film “Picture a Scientist” to the campus. This film was an Official Selection at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival. It follows the careers of three women in science. Their experiences pass through microaggressions to hostility and sexual harassment with the field of science. ... Read More

Montana Tech Heavy Civil Team Brings Home Trophy


Two Montana Technological University teams competed in the 2021 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) region 6/7 annual construction bidding competition. Due to the coronavirus, the yearly in-person competition in Sparks, Nevada, was delivered in a virtual format. ... Read More

Montana Tech Faculty Named to Fellowship Program


Montana Technological University faculty members have been selected for a prestigious fellowship program. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) selected Charie Faught, Associate Professor in the Department of Business, and Susan Schrader, Associate Professor in the Petroleum Engineering Department, for the accrediting body’s Mission Fulfillment Fellowship program. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces Fall 2020 Honor Rolls


The following Montana Technological University students have been placed on the Honor Roll (HR), Dean's List (DL), and Chancellor's List (CL) for the fall semester 2020 at Montana Technological University in Butte, Montana. ... Read More