Apr
14
Sun
UM Pacific Islanders Club Lū’au @ Missoula Children's Theatre Tickets
Apr 14 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
UM Pacific Islanders Club Lū'au @ Missoula Children's Theatre

The University of Montana’s Pacific Islanders Club is pleased to announce the first annual Lū’au, “He Huaka’i i ka Pākīpika.”

The lū’au will be held at the Missoula Children’s Theatre on Sunday, April 14. He Huaka’i i ka Pākīpika translates to, “A Journey to the Pacific,” and this lū’au will serve as a celebration of pacific island cultures and an educational event for the community to learn about our culture, history, language, art, and dance. This event will allow attendees to form connections among others in the community.

Your support to this event will help the Pacific Islanders Club continue it’s free hula classes every Sunday during the fall and spring semesters, adding an additional free hula class to be taught during the week, eventually creating a Hawaiian language class on campus, and provide financial support to active students and campus community members embark on cultural exchange trips to Hawai’i.

All ticket prices include an all-you-can-eat buffet and an authentic lū’au presentation that you’ll enjoy. Your buffet will include the following:

White Steamed Rice
Kālua Pork & Cabbage (Seasoned Pulled Pork)
Shoyu Chicken
Macaroni Salad
Lomi Lomi Salmon
Fresh Green Salad with Dressing
Hawaiian Sweet Rolls with Butter
Dessert Assortment
Fruit Salad
Juice (Punch)
Water

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Lū’au Coordinator, Isaac La’a, at uofmpic@mso.umt.edu or 406-243-2636.

University of Montana Pacific Islanders Club Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/uofmpic/

FAQs

1.) Can I purchase lū’au tickets in person?

Yes. You can purchase tickets in person at The Aloha Center starting Wednesday, Jan. 23,. Or you can purchase your tickets online through EventBrite.

2.) Where is The Aloha Center located?

The Aloha Center is located inside the University Center, 2nd Floor Room 211. (It’s in The Branch Center which is located directly across of The Food Court in the University Center.)

3.) How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact Lū’au Coordinator Isaac La’a at uofmpic@mso.umt.edu or 406-243-2636.

4.) What’s the refund policy?

Tickets for the 2019 Lū’au are nonrefundable. The money from your ticket purchase will be donated to the Pacific Islanders Club. If you are no longer able to attend, please contact UMPIC at uofmpic@mso.umt.edu.

5.) Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes. Please bring your printed ticket to the event.

Apr
19
Fri
51st Annual Kyiyo Celebration @ Adams Center Tickets
Apr 19 all-day
51st Annual Kyiyo Celebration @ Adams Center

The Annual Kyiyo Pow Wow Celebration unifies all Native Americans from across the nation in an event full of dancing, singing and sharing of stories. The celebration is a time to preserve the rich heritage of Native Americans and renew the thoughts of the old traditions. This student-run celebration is UM’s largest diversity event.

Grand entry times are:

  • 7 p.m. Friday, April 19
  • noon and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20

General admission is $5 per session or $12 for a weekend pass. Children under 6 and seniors over 65 are admitted for free.

Learn more at http://hs.umt.edu/kyiyo/kyiyoPowWow/default.php.

Apr
20
Sat
51st Annual Kyiyo Celebration @ Adams Center Tickets
Apr 20 all-day
51st Annual Kyiyo Celebration @ Adams Center

The Annual Kyiyo Pow Wow Celebration unifies all Native Americans from across the nation in an event full of dancing, singing and sharing of stories. The celebration is a time to preserve the rich heritage of Native Americans and renew the thoughts of the old traditions. This student-run celebration is UM’s largest diversity event.

Grand entry times are:

  • 7 p.m. Friday, April 19
  • noon and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20

General admission is $5 per session or $12 for a weekend pass. Children under 6 and seniors over 65 are admitted for free.

Learn more at http://hs.umt.edu/kyiyo/kyiyoPowWow/default.php.

May
1
Wed
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Proposal Writing Workshop @ Gilkey Building Tickets
May 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Proposal Writing Workshop @ Gilkey Building

SBIR/STTR Phase I Proposal Writing Workshop – National Institutes of Health emphasis

The Montana Innovation Partnership (MTIP) powered by MSU TechLink helps entrepreneurial researchers and Montana small businesses compete for over $2.5 billion dollars in non-dilutive federal funding grants and contracts awarded annually through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program.

As part of the MTIP Innovation Readiness Series, we’re pleased to bring you SBIR/STTR Phase I Proposal Writing Workshop presented by Jim Greenwood of Greenwood Consulting Group. The workshop will cover all agencies, including the Department of Defense, the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health, with a detailed emphasis on NIH. (Note, our Bozeman workshop on April 30, 2019, will have an emphasis on DoD.)

This interactive workshop will cover all aspects of writing SBIR/STTR Phase I proposals including:

Overview of SBIR & STTR programs, eligibility, and agency differences
Planning your SBIR/STTR proposal strategy
Preparing the draft proposal step by step
Proposal review process and debriefing

Who should attend:
Anyone planning to prepare an SBIR/STTR proposal
Anyone interested in learning more about the SBIR/STTR programs and what is involved in preparing a winning proposal
University researchers interested in partnering with SBIR/STTR applicants
Service providers or business partners supporting SBIR/STTR applicants

This event is offered in collaboration with the University of Montana Office of Research and Economic Development and the Blackstone Launchpad. This event is funded through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration with additional funding from the Montana Department of Commerce and Montana State University.

Refreshments, snacks, and a full lunch will be provided. Contact Ann Peterson, MTIP Program Manager, for additional information at 406.994.7788 or ann.peterson@montana.edu.