Mar
21
Thu
Professional Development Series: Applying for private foundation grants and awards @ Payne Family Native American Center Room 011 Tickets
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Professional Development Series: Applying for private foundation grants and awards @ Payne Family Native American Center Room 011

Katherine Swan, Proposal Development Manager, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, and Jason Newcomer, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, UM Foundation, will present strategies for identifying sources of private foundation support for your research, refining your project ideas to be responsive to foundation priorities, and making the most of resources at the UM Foundation. RSVP encouraged.

Professional Development Series: Introduction to the Lightboard Studio @ Mansfield Library 111 Tickets
Mar 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Professional Development Series: Introduction to the Lightboard Studio @ Mansfield Library 111

The lightboard studio allows for easy creation of videos incorporating an illuminated glass board that allows users to write glowing notes and drawings, seemingly in the air in front of them, with ever turning away from the camera. It is great for annotating slides, writing formulas, and drawing diagrams while keeping viewers engaged. We will be holding sessions every Thursday through March 28, 2:30-3:30 p.m. or by appointment. Please RSVP.

Mar
26
Tue
Professional Development Series: Introduction to the One Button Studio @ Mansfield Library 102 Tickets
Mar 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Professional Development Series: Introduction to the One Button Studio @ Mansfield Library 102

The One Button Studio is an intuitive video studio available to you to practice presentations and create video content. Glenn Kneebone of the Mansfield Library will demonstrate how to access and make the most of the studio’s resources. Sessions will be held every Tuesday through March 26, 2:30-3:30 p.m. or by appointment. Please RSVP.

Mar
28
Thu
Professional Development Series: Introduction to the Lightboard Studio @ Mansfield Library 111 Tickets
Mar 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Professional Development Series: Introduction to the Lightboard Studio @ Mansfield Library 111

The lightboard studio allows for easy creation of videos incorporating an illuminated glass board that allows users to write glowing notes and drawings, seemingly in the air in front of them, with ever turning away from the camera. It is great for annotating slides, writing formulas, and drawing diagrams while keeping viewers engaged. We will be holding sessions every Thursday through March 28, 2:30-3:30 p.m. or by appointment. Please RSVP.

Apr
5
Fri
Professional Development Series: Essential understandings for working with American Indian students @ Missoula College Tickets
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Professional Development Series: Essential understandings for working with American Indian students @ Missoula College

This presentation will provide key understandings of the unique strengths and challenges facing today’s American Indian students. Marilyn Zimmerman, Senior Director of Policy and Programs, National Native Children’s Trauma Center, will discuss how faculty members can effectively provide support for both recruitment and retention of American Indian students. RSVP encouraged.

Apr
12
Fri
Professional Development Series: 2019 Writing assessment workshop @ University Center Room 225 Tickets
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Professional Development Series: 2019 Writing assessment workshop @ University Center Room 225

Join us for a cross-disciplinary workshop on writing instruction and assessment. All faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited. We will assess and discuss student papers from the Intermediate Writing Courses as part of the University-wide Program-level Writing Assessment (UPWA). A light breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided. Contact Amy Ratto Parks, Assistant Director of Composition, with questions at amy.rattoparks@umontana.edu. RSVP encouraged.

Apr
19
Fri
Professional Development Series: Language and Cognition Research Colloquium @ Phyllis J. Washington College of Education Room 123 Tickets
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Professional Development Series: Language and Cognition Research Colloquium @ Phyllis J. Washington College of Education Room 123

Join a new interdisciplinary colloquium on research in language and cognition that started fall 2018. These sessions will include a 20-minute research presentation followed by Q and A and informal time for learning about the research of your cross-campus colleagues. On April 19, the presenter will be Dr. Jingjing Sun, Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology, Department of Teaching & Learning. . RSVP encouraged.

May
4
Sat
Commencement @ Adams Center Tickets
May 4 all-day
Commencement @ Adams Center | Missoula | Montana | United States

UM’s 122nd commencement will take place at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., Saturday, May 4 in the Adams Center.

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

http://www.umt.edu/registrar/Commencement/spring2019/default.php

Sep
13
Fri
CoBRE Research Symposium @ University Center Tickets
Sep 13 – Sep 14 all-day
CoBRE Research Symposium @ University Center

The eighth annual Center for Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics CoBRE Research Symposium provides us with the unique opportunity to come together as a research community to discuss the latest research in our laboratories supported by CBSD. The symposium includes keynote seminars by outside speakers, lectures by project leaders who are supported by the CBSD National Institutes of Health CoBRE grant and a selection of short talks by pilot project leaders and graduate students. Graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in a poster session. Attendees will learn about computational, NMR, structural biology and BioSpectroscopy Core Facilities during presentations.

Registration opens in June. Contact Sara Jestrab with questions or to be added to the email communication.