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Montana Model UN High School Conference @ University Center Third Floor Tickets
Nov 19 all-day
Montana Model UN High School Conference @ University Center Third Floor | Missoula | Montana | United States

Students from 21 Montana and Idaho high schools will participate in the 53rd annual Montana Model United Nations Conference on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 19-20, at the University of Montana.

At the conference, 312 students will represent 110 of the United Nations’ 193 member states, debating and writing resolutions addressing important international issues.

Each committee is staffed by a team of UM students from Adjunct Professor Eva-Maria Maggi’s Model United Nations class, a service-learning course offered by the Department of Political Science.

Events begin at 8:30 a.m. Monday with opening ceremonies in the North Ballroom of the University Center. All events are free and open to the public. During opening ceremonies, Dr. Anna Conley will deliver a keynote address titled “Why Multilateralism is Essential for the United States.”

Students will work on the third floor of the University Center. They will meet in committees from late Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday afternoon, each committee will have a UM faculty guest speaker.

At 7:15 p.m. Monday, students will participate in an international trivia game led by UM political science Associate Professor Abhishek Chatterjee.

Closing ceremonies will be held from 2 to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in the UC North Ballroom. During the awards ceremony, high school delegates, schools and conference staff will be honored. Twenty-five high school seniors will be named Top Seniors, and five seniors will be awarded scholarships to attend UM.

For more information, including committee topics, faculty guest speakers and participating high schools, see the Delegate Handbook posted on the MMUN website at http://hs.umt.edu/mun/hs-conference/default.php or email Maggi at eva.maggi@umontana.edu

The Branch Center Coffee Hour @ The Branch Center, University Center Second Floor Tickets
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
The Branch Center Coffee Hour @ The Branch Center, University Center Second Floor | Missoula | Montana | United States

The campus community is invited to stop by the Branch Center on Monday mornings for a cup of coffee or tea to start off the week! Coffee is donated by Black Coffee Roasters and tea is donated by Lake Missoula Tea Company. Socialize while enjoying some of Missoula’s best morning beverages.

Study Jam Tutoring: Additional Drop-In Hours for CHMY 141/143 @ Lommasson Center Tickets
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Study Jam Tutoring: Additional Drop-In Hours for CHMY 121 @ Lommasson Center Tickets
Nov 19 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Study Jam Tutoring: Additional Drop-In Hours for CHMY 121 @ Lommasson Center | Missoula | Montana | United States

Free, drop-in, group tutoring in Lomasson 229.

Operations, Finance VP Finalist Forum: Larry Behan @ Gallagher Business Building Room 123 Tickets
Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Operations, Finance VP Finalist Forum: Larry Behan @ Gallagher Business Building Room 123

Finalist Larry Behan, vice president of administration and finance at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, will participate in an open forum. The vice president of operations and finance oversees the Adams Event Center, Business Services, Data (Institutional Research), Facilities Services, Fiscal Affairs and Budget, Human Resource Services and the UM Police Department.

Study Jam Tutoring: Additional Drop-In Hours for MIS 270, 365, 373 @ Gallagher Business Building Room 213 Tickets
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Study Jam Tutoring: Additional Drop-In Hours for MIS 270, 365, 373 @ Gallagher Business Building Room 213

Free, drop-in, group tutoring.

Study Jam Tutoring: Fall Hours @ University Center Tickets
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Study Jam Tutoring: Fall Hours @ University Center | Missoula | Montana | United States

Free, drop-in, group tutoring in the UC Commons every Monday and Wednesday.

Subjects tutored include:

Biology: BIOB 101, 160, 260; BCH 110; BIOM 250

Chemistry: CHMY 104, 121, 123, 141, 143

Economics: ECNS 101, 202, 202

French: FRCH 101, 102, 201, 202

Spanish: SPNS 101, 102, 201, 202

Statistics: STAT 216

Physics: PHSX 205, 207, 215, 217

Nov
20
Tue
Lady Griz Basketball vs. Providence @ Dahlberg Arena Tickets
Nov 20 all-day
Lady Griz Basketball vs. Providence @ Dahlberg Arena  | Missoula | Montana | United States

All are invited to support Lady Griz basketball as they compete against Providence!

Montana Model UN High School Conference @ University Center Third Floor Tickets
Nov 20 all-day
Montana Model UN High School Conference @ University Center Third Floor | Missoula | Montana | United States

Students from 21 Montana and Idaho high schools will participate in the 53rd annual Montana Model United Nations Conference on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 19-20, at the University of Montana.

At the conference, 312 students will represent 110 of the United Nations’ 193 member states, debating and writing resolutions addressing important international issues.

Each committee is staffed by a team of UM students from Adjunct Professor Eva-Maria Maggi’s Model United Nations class, a service-learning course offered by the Department of Political Science.

Events begin at 8:30 a.m. Monday with opening ceremonies in the North Ballroom of the University Center. All events are free and open to the public. During opening ceremonies, Dr. Anna Conley will deliver a keynote address titled “Why Multilateralism is Essential for the United States.”

Students will work on the third floor of the University Center. They will meet in committees from late Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon. On Tuesday afternoon, each committee will have a UM faculty guest speaker.

At 7:15 p.m. Monday, students will participate in an international trivia game led by UM political science Associate Professor Abhishek Chatterjee.

Closing ceremonies will be held from 2 to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in the UC North Ballroom. During the awards ceremony, high school delegates, schools and conference staff will be honored. Twenty-five high school seniors will be named Top Seniors, and five seniors will be awarded scholarships to attend UM.

For more information, including committee topics, faculty guest speakers and participating high schools, see the Delegate Handbook posted on the MMUN website at http://hs.umt.edu/mun/hs-conference/default.php or email Maggi at eva.maggi@umontana.edu

Peter Stris: Arguing Before the Supreme Court @ Alexander Blewett III School of Law Room 101 Tickets
Nov 20 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Peter Stris: Arguing Before the Supreme Court @ Alexander Blewett III School of Law Room 101

The Montana Trial Lawyers Association (MTLA) at the Blewett School of Law welcomes Peter K. Stris for a lunchtime discussion on Tuesday, Nov. 20. One of the most prominent business litigators of his generation, Peter K. Stris is a founding partner of Stris and Maher LLP. In 2014, Reuters named Mr. Stris one of the nation’s 66 most influential Supreme Court lawyers, the youngest on that list. He has argued and won several cases before the Supreme Court. In addition, he currently represents Karen McDougal in her action against American Media, Inc. (owner of the National Enquirer). Please join us for an afternoon filled with incredible insight!