Mar
20
Wed
Meet and Greet: Communication Studies Alumni @ Liberal Arts (Eck Hall) Rooms 304-305 Tickets
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet and Greet: Communication Studies Alumni @ Liberal Arts (Eck Hall) Rooms 304-305

All are welcome to join UM’s chapter of Lambda Pi Eta (National Communication Honors Society) and the Communication Studies department to learn about possible career paths, find valuable resources and network with communication studies majors, faculty and alumni. Alumni panelists from Vita Nova Marketing, Missoula Aging Services, ATG and The Humane Society of Western Montana will provide brief presentations and lend us their thoughts through a Q&A session. Light refreshments will be served.

Global Health Lecture: ‘Montana to Mali and Back Again: One UM Grad’s Journey to a Career in Global Health’ @ Gallagher Business Building Piazza and Room 123 Tickets
Mar 20 @ 6:30 pm
Global Health Lecture: 'Montana to Mali and Back Again: One UM Grad’s Journey to a Career in Global Health' @ Gallagher Business Building Piazza and Room 123

Dr. Breanna Barger-Kamate, chair and founder of the Mali Medical Relief Fund, will present as part of the sixth annual Global Public Health Lecture Series. The series is hosted by UM’s Global Public Health minor and the Institute of Health and Humanities. All will be held Wednesdays in Gallagher 123. A full schedule is online at http://bit.ly/2RxFkT1.

Mar
21
Thu
Public Health Seminar Series – Laurie Slovarp @ Skaggs Building, Room 174, University of Montana Tickets
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Public Health Seminar Series - Laurie Slovarp @ Skaggs Building, Room 174, University of Montana

In our continuing Public Health Seminar Series,  Associate Professor Laurie Slovarp of UM’s Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders will give a seminar presentation on “Refractory Chronic Cough and the Role of Behavioral Cough Suppression Therapy.”

Popcorn Thursdays @ The Branch Center Tickets
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Popcorn Thursdays @ The Branch Center

What’s poppin’? Come to the Branch Center in the UC for free popcorn every Thursday during spring semester.

Concert: Faculty and Guest Artist Series @ Music Recital Hall Tickets
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm
Crossroads Project’s “Rising Tide” @ Montana Theatre Tickets
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm
Crossroads Project's "Rising Tide" @ Montana Theatre

The Fry Street Quartet joins physicist Robert Davies on stage for the “Rising Tide” performance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21, in the Montana Theatre. An interdisciplinary collaboration joining science and art, the performance aims to inspire reflection, foster engagement and incite action at a pivotal moment for our environment.

Campus partners include UM Office of Sustainability, UM Entertainment Management program, the Montana IoE and National Science Foundation EPSCoR Cooperative Agreement OIA-1757351, UM College of Visual and Performing Arts, UM Dining, UM BRIDGES, and the ASUM Sustainability Center.

The show is FREE for students, general admission tickets cost $15. Tickets can be purchased at GrizTix.

Mar
22
Fri
UM Days: Open Houses for Prospective Students @ University of Montana Tickets
Mar 22 all-day
UM Days: Open Houses for Prospective Students @ University of Montana

UM Days provides prospective students and their families 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.

Take a guided tour of campus, view rooms in each of our residence halls, visit with faculty from your academic areas of interest, and hear from various student services on campus, including UM Housing, the Curry Health Center, Campus Recreation, Career Services and more. See a full schedule at http://admissions.umt.edu/visit/um-days.php.

UM Days is a free event but registration is required. Sign up at http://bit.ly/2BHldZm.

Public Planetarium Shows @ Payne Family Native American Center Tickets
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm
Public Planetarium Shows @ Payne Family Native American Center

Join UM’s Department of Physics and Astronomy for public planetarium shows on Friday evenings this spring semester. During each public program we will take you on a tour of the current night skies of Missoula, pointing out noteworthy objects, constellations, planets, or upcoming events visible in the night sky.  The show will then shift to an engaging topic chosen by that evening’s presenter.

Shows are on Friday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. or 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.  UM’s planetarium is housed in the Star Gazing Room in the basement of the Payne Family Native American Center. Attendees should plan to arrive 10 minutes before the beginning of the show to check in. The planetarium entrance will be locked after the show begins.

Tickets are $6 (adults) and $4 (children 12 and under).  Shows often sell out in advance.  Purchase tickets using the links found beneath each show date. Tickets are not sold at the door. If you encounter issues with the ticketing website try changing your browser to Chrome or Safari.

If you have any questions, call 406-243-2073 or email planetarium@umontana.edu.

The schedule is:

Jan. 25 – Mark Reiser: “Moving through Time and Space”
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

Feb. 8  – Loren Spencer: “Energy, Water, Organics – Aliens”
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

Feb. 22 – Nate McCrady
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

March 8 – Chris Totzauer
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

March 22 – Diane Friend: “Starstruck: How the Activity and Evolution of Stars Affect the Planets”
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

April 5 – Mark Reiser: “Moving through Time and Space”
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

April 19th – Nate McCrady
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

May 3 – Eric Dennison: “Stellar Orientation: Knowing When and Where You Are Using the Stars”
6 pm tickets here;  7:30 pm tickets here

 

Mar
28
Thu
Northwest Horn Symposium @ Music Recital Hall Tickets
Mar 28 – Mar 31 all-day
Popcorn Thursdays @ The Branch Center Tickets
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Popcorn Thursdays @ The Branch Center

What’s poppin’? Come to the Branch Center in the UC for free popcorn every Thursday during spring semester.