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Montana Technological University wins 2024 Safety Olympics

Montana Technological University brought home the top prize today at the 2024 Safety Olympics held at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in...

Journal article recognizes impact of Montana Tech, K-12 partnership that brings STEM to thousands of Montana students

A new article published in the February 2024 edition of the Journal of STEM Research highlights the success of a multiyear project that allows...

Newly formed Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter aims to connect Orediggers with outdoor experiences

Nearly 87% of Montanans self-reported as outdoor recreation enthusiasts in a recent Headwaters Economics poll, and a new club on the Montana Tech...

Montana Technological University students prepare to launch high-powered rocket for First Nations Launch Competition

Every time the Space Race has gained momentum over the past 70 years, Montana Tech Orediggers have answered the call to push the boundaries of...

Business Guild brings together Orediggers with an interest in enterprise

The stereotype of a person interested in business might bring to mind images of sharp suits and briefcases, but the Montana Tech Business Guild has...

Celebrating Introduce A Girl To Engineering Day with Nucor Professor Dr. Basak Anameric

As part of National Engineer's Week, today is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day and it provides the opportunity to introduce and get to know...

Dungeons, Dragons, and Diggers offers fun creative space for Montana Tech students

Dungeons, Dragons, and Diggers is one of the most popular clubs on Montana Tech's campus.

Montana Tech students prepare to compete in Safety Olympics in Oklahoma for the first time

Montana Technological University will send eight students to the 2024 Safety Olympics from Feb. 29- March 1 at Southeastern Oklahoma State...

Montana Tech teams bring home awards from Associated Schools of Construction bidding competition

Three teams and three alternates from Montana Technological University competed in the 2024 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region 6/7...

High school students invited to experience STEM in action at Spring Tech Day

There is no better place for high school students to get hands-on experience in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) than Montana...

Clayton and Connor Heggem win Uptown Ice Sculpting Contest, carve sculptures for Anaconda Festival of Winter Moon

Business and Information Technology seniors Clayton and Connor Heggem won the Uptown Butte Ice Carving Contest.

Orediggers strengthen Montana-Taiwan relationship in 2-week exchange

Montana Technological University students say they learned about culture, language, semiconductor technology, and international relations during a...

Electrical Engineering Department invites high school teachers, students to request free LED binary bar counters

Montana Technological University’s Department of Electrical Engineering is distributing electrical engineering innovation packages to high...

Rio Tinto establishes scholarship at Montana Tech for students pursuing mining related degrees

A new scholarship established by mining multinational Rio Tinto is supporting the next generation of students pursuing mining careers at Montana...

Professor Jack Skinner Selected to Chair Premier Nanotechnology Conference

Department Head of Mechanical Engineering and Founding Director of the Montana Tech Nanotechnology Laboratory (MTNL) Dr. Jack Skinner has been...

Alumnus says Highlands College prepared him for in-demand career in surveying and civil engineering technology

When Alex Jones (Civil Engineering Technology, ’15, Certificate of Land Surveying, ‘21) walks around the world, he sees things most...

Montana Tech invites community members to FAFSA workshops across southwestern Montana

Montana Technological University will host a number of financial aid workshops this winter to help incoming and current students understand and...

Public notice of Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) accreditation visit

The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) will conduct an evaluation of institutional effectiveness accreditation visit to...

Montana Technological University, Rocky Vista University Montana College of Osteopathic Medicine to offer new early acceptance pathway to medical school

Students at Montana Technological University have a new early acceptance pathway to medical school through a recently signed agreement with the...

Montana Tech Hosting 2024 Spring Career Fair

Montana Technological University’s Career Services will host the 2024 Spring Career Fair on Monday, January 29th, 2024, from 8:00 am to 2:30...

SEL Scholarships Program

For the 2024–2025 academic year, SEL will award up to 14 scholarships ranging between $2,500 to $5,000 each. The scholarships are...

Ski Club works to make winter sports more accessible to Montana Tech students

Butte, Montana receives an average of 62 inches of snow per year, and a group of Orediggers are revitalizing the Montana Tech Ski Club in hopes...

Jordan Niggemyer receives George M. Dennison Civic Engagement Scholarship Award

Montana Campus Compact, a network of higher education institutions committed to promoting civic and community engagement, is proud to announce the...

Mining engineering senior tests pre-splitting methods in attempt to maximize efficiency of underground operations

To a layperson, using explosives to mine ore seems pretty simple. Set your charges, take cover, protect your ears, push the button, and watch...

Underground Mine Education Center, internships key tools to mining engineering student’s success

Mining engineering sophomore Ian Pfeffer likes to blaze his own path. It would have been easy for Pfeffer to follow in the footsteps of his...