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
19
Wed
Seminar: Joe Vanderwall @ Interdisciplinary Science Building Room 110 Tickets
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Seminar: Joe Vanderwall @ Interdisciplinary Science Building Room 110

UM graduate student Joe Vanderwall presents “Vanishing glaciers and emergent lakes: physical and chemical drivers of aquatic ecosystem development” as part of the Division of Biological Sciences’ Organismal Biology, Ecology & Evolution Spring 2020 Noon Seminar Series.

Democratic Debate Watching Party @ Liberal Arts Room 207 Tickets
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm
Global Public Health Lecture: Sabbatical in Serbia @ Gallagher Business Building Room 122 Tickets
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm
Global Public Health Lecture: Sabbatical in Serbia @ Gallagher Business Building Room 122

Sue Furey, retired Missoula County Public Schools teacher, will present “Sabbatical in Serbia: Comparisons and Differences Between Health, Education and Welfare in Serbia and the U.S.”

Sue spent most of her 2015 sabbatical helping young adult with disabilities in Belgrade, Serbia, navigate work, recreation and arts. In Serbia, she learned about services for people with disabilities, the Roma community and taught English. During that year, she also volunteered at a refugee camp in Greece.

Sue studied Therapeutic Recreation at the University of Illinois and spent 10 years working in community recreation for people with disabilities, teaching leisure skills and advocating for access for all.

The Global Public Health Spring 2020 Lecture series features health professionals who work to improve public health around the world sharing their experiences and insights weekly during the spring semester.

Feb
20
Thu
Free Physical Therapy Consultations @ Physical Therapy Consultations Tickets
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Physical Therapy Consultations @ Physical Therapy Consultations

A physical therapist is available for free, drop-in consultations. We’re located on the first floor of the UC in the UMHM Clinic.

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.

Feb
23
Sun
Athletic Training Student Association Cornhole Tournament @ Sentinel High School Tickets
Feb 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Athletic Training Student Association Cornhole Tournament @ Sentinel High School

The UM community and the public are invited to join the UM Athletic Training Student Association for a Cornhole Tournament! Enjoy music, food, a silent auction, and fun competition all while helping raise funds for UMATSA members to attend an upcoming regional conference.

Team registration costs $60. Register online here.

Feb
24
Mon
Free Physical Therapy Consultations @ UMHM Clinic Tickets
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Physical Therapy Consultations @ UMHM Clinic

A physical therapist is available for free, drop-in consultations. We’re located on the first floor of the UC in the UMHM Clinic.

Public Health Seminar: Dr. Greg Loeben @ Skaggs Building, Room 174, University of Montana Tickets
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm
Public Health Seminar: Dr. Greg Loeben @ Skaggs Building, Room 174, University of Montana

In our continuing Public Health Seminar Series, Dr. Greg Loeben, associate professor, Public Health Program, AT Still University, will give a seminar presentation titled “Having Morals and Doing Ethics: Insights for Better Practice.”

Feb
25
Tue
Startup Challenge Final Written Submission Workshop @ Innovation Factory, UC 250 Tickets
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Startup Challenge Final Written Submission Workshop @ Innovation Factory, UC 250

In the final workshop before the written submission is due, we will offer one-on-one editorial review of  student submissions to the John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge. This can be an open space for final questions, review, and tips and tricks.