May
29
Fri
Online Bear Tracks @ Online - Moodle Tickets
May 29 all-day
Online Bear Tracks @ Online - Moodle

Due to COVID-19 all in-person Bear Tracks events have been canceled. All incoming first-year students should complete Online Bear Tracks prior to July 31 so they can meet with an academic adviser and register for their summer and/or fall 2020 courses as soon as possible. Students can register on the Bear Tracks website or by emailing orientation@mso.umt.edu.

Jun
1
Mon
Talking to the Media online workshop @ Montana Media Lab Tickets
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Talking to the Media online workshop @ Montana Media Lab

Join long-time journalists and Montana Media Lab instructors Courtney Lowery Cowgill and Anne Bailey for pro tips on how to convey your story to the media.

Learn best practices for contacting journalists, what to do when a reporter calls for an interview and what information television, radio and newspaper journalists really need from you to convey your message accurately. Through practice and feedback, we’ll help you become more comfortable with being interviewed both on- and off-camera.

*UM staff get 20% off registration with coupon code GOGRIZ at checkout.*

Jun
3
Wed
Submittable Webinar @ Online Tickets
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Submittable Webinar @ Online

Join UM’s Submittable account manager, Liz Boeheim, for an overview of Submittable’s robust submission management software. The UM-specific agenda will include:

– Taking Submittable to the next level for your team.
– New ways to use Submittable in response to COVID-19.
– New features.
– New resources.
– Q&A.

Register for the webinar here.

ONLINE: Griz TikTok Challenge Tickets
Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
ONLINE: Griz TikTok Challenge

Come take part in the Griz TikTok challenge! Participants will be asked to post their own University of Montana themed TikTok videos. This could be anything from a dance in griz gear to a video on campus! When your masterpiece has been completed, tag the University of Montana TikTok account @umontana at any point before 2:00pm (MST) on June 3rd.  Whether you’ve made a video or not come vote on the submitted videos at our Zoom event Tuesday, June 3rd at 3:00pm (MST). 3 winners will be selected based on a popular vote, number of likes, and Staff Pick! It’s time to show your fellow Grizzlies what you’re made of. Are you up for the challenge?

Attending this Keeping UM Connected Event and/or submitting a TikTok enters you into the Keeping UM Connected Summer Giveaway for a chance to win a FREE reserved parking spot for the year, a $100 Bookstore Gift card, Apple AirPods and more!

*Submitted TikToks will be viewed by University of Montana Community Members

Register here: https://umontana.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwoc-6prTwrG9ew14wGRP9Xfc4amgwUMoDR

For an accessibility accommodation, please contact karen.schlatter@umontana.edu at least a week prior to the event.

Jun
4
Thu
How to find Federal Contract Opportunities in beta.SAM.gov @ Zoom Webinar Tickets
Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
How to find Federal Contract Opportunities in beta.SAM.gov @ Zoom Webinar

Have you been wondering how to search Contract Opportunities in beta.SAM.gov? Join Patty Cox for a Zoom webinar on June 4, 2020. We will explore federal contract opportunities at beta.SAM.gov.

-Explore the features of beta.SAM.gov website
-Learn how to search for Contracting Opportunities at beta.SAM.gov
-Understand the timeline for this modernization of beta.SAM.gov

Thrifty Thursdays: Paying for College 101 @ Online Tickets
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Thrifty Thursdays: Paying for College 101 @ Online

Get help navigating financial aid, scholarships, student loan repayment and more.

This workshop, which will be held remotely, is open to all students, employees, staff and alumni. No registration required.

Join us at https://umontana.zoom.us/j/2482306737 with the meeting ID: 248 230 6737.

If you can’t attend these workshops, you can find it on our YouTube page along with other Financial Education Videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqxfj3q8uWqAspJ-_rWaT1g

For more information email financialeducation@umontana.edu or call 406-243-6016.

Thrifty Thursday: Paying for College 101 @ Online Tickets
Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Thrifty Thursday: Paying for College 101 @ Online

Get help navigating financial aid, scholarships, student loan repayment and more.

This workshop, which will be held remotely, is open to all students, employees, staff and alumni. No registration required.

Join us at https://umontana.zoom.us/j/2482306737 with the meeting ID: 248 230 6737.

If you can’t attend these workshops, you can find it on our YouTube page along with other Financial Education Videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqxfj3q8uWqAspJ-_rWaT1g

For more information email financialeducation@umontana.edu or call 406-243-6016.

Jun
5
Fri
CANCELED: UM Day Open House @ University of Montana Tickets
Jun 5 all-day
CANCELED: UM Day Open House @ University of Montana

Prospective students and their families will be on campus for open houses, called UM Days, are our most popular campus visit program for prospective students to experience campus and Missoula.

UM Days provides a unique opportunity to experience life at the University of Montana. A number of special events are scheduled during UM Days for participants to explore campus with other students. Participants take a guided tour of campus, view rooms in each of our residence halls, visit with faculty in their academic areas of interest, and hear from various student services on campus, including UM Housing, the Curry Health Center, Campus Recreation, Career Services and many more.

UM Days for all majors will be held:

In addition to UM Days for all majors we are hosting six brand new programs that will focus on the University of Montana’s Communities of Excellence.  These programs will offer more personalized and tailored opportunities for students who are a little more certain which major and/or career paths they plan to pursue in college.

Learn more and see a schedule of events for each UM Day at https://admissions.umt.edu/visit/um-days.php. 

Online Bear Tracks @ Online - Moodle Tickets
Jun 5 all-day
Online Bear Tracks @ Online - Moodle

Due to COVID-19 all in-person Bear Tracks events have been canceled. All incoming first-year students should complete Online Bear Tracks prior to July 31 so they can meet with an academic adviser and register for their summer and/or fall 2020 courses as soon as possible. Students can register on the Bear Tracks website or by emailing orientation@mso.umt.edu.

Jun
11
Thu
Thrifty Thursdays: Student Loan Forgiveness @ Online Tickets
Jun 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Thrifty Thursdays: Student Loan Forgiveness @ Online

Work for a government or non-profit organization? Learn more about Teacher Loan Forgiveness and Public Service Loan Forgiveness at this in-depth workshop.

This workshop, which will be held remotely, is open to all students, employees, staff and alumni. No registration required.

Join us at https://umontana.zoom.us/j/2482306737 with the meeting ID: 248 230 6737.

If you can’t attend this workshop, you can find it on our YouTube page along with other Financial Education Videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqxfj3q8uWqAspJ-_rWaT1g

For more information email financialeducation@umontana.edu or call 406-243-6016.