Jan
17
Fri
Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness Exhibition @ Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library Tickets
Jan 17 – Mar 13 all-day
Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness Exhibition @ Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library

A new traveling exhibition, Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness, is on display at UM’s in the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library. The exhibition examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian people.

The traveling exhibition, produced by the National Library of Medicine, explores the connection between wellness, illness, and cultural life through a combination of interviews with Native people, artwork, objects and interactive media.

The exhibition is open to the public through March 13 during normal library hours:

  • 7 a.m.-2 a.m. Monday-Thursday
  • 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday
  • 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday
  • 10 a.m.-2 a.m. Sunday

To request disability related modifications or to ask questions about the exhibit, email Ben Chiewphasa at ben.chiewphasa@umontana.edu.

Feb
20
Thu
Stories of WE (Workplace Equity) @ Phyllis J. Washington Education Center ALI Auditorium Tickets
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Stories of WE (Workplace Equity) @ Phyllis J. Washington Education Center ALI Auditorium

The UM campus and broader community is invited to an event focused on building advocates for workplace equity. Our goal is to share stories about issues that women confront in the workplace and develop strategies for creating a more inclusive organizational culture. We will have panel presentations, a keynote speaker and breakout discussions. Child care and refreshments will be provided.

This event is organized by the Women’s Leadership Initiative (sponsored by Clearwater Credit Union) in conjunction with UM’s S.E.A. Change Initiative. More details and a campuswide invitation will be sent out in mid-January. Registration is required; RSVPs can be sent to nicky.phear@umontana.edu, WLI Coordinator.

Mar
6
Fri
Justice, Policy and Public Service Community of Excellence DHC Social @ Davidson Honors College Lounge Tickets
Mar 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Justice, Policy and Public Service Community of Excellence DHC Social @ Davidson Honors College Lounge

Join members of the Justice, Policy, and Public Service Community of Excellence to share refreshments and learn about what they’re working on.

May
9
Sat
Commencement @ Adams Center Tickets
May 9 all-day
Commencement @ Adams Center | Missoula | Montana | United States

The University of Montana’s 123rd Commencement Ceremonies will take place at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, in the Adams Center.

The 9 a.m. ceremony will include all departments and programs within the College of Business, Department of Public Administration and Policy, the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education, the College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences, and the W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation.

The 2 p.m. ceremony will include all departments and programs within the College of Humanities and Sciences, Missoula College, and the College of the Arts and Media.

Each ceremony will last approximately 2.5 hours and will feature a keynote speaker, individual recognition of every student as they cross the stage, and the hooding of doctoral students by their advisors. The official conferral of degrees and distribution of diploma covers will happen during these events.

In addition to the main ceremonies in the Adams Center, many programs and departments have a strong tradition of hosting individual celebrations for students around Commencement. The Registrar’s Office will oversee scheduling the times and locations of these celebrations. Once confirmed, the full list of these celebrations will be posted to the Commencement website.

Additional details will be posted to the Commencement website throughout the semester and the Registrar’s Office staff will communicate directly with all eligible students. Please email Gina Di Domenico with any questions or concerns about the Commencement weekend festivities.