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.
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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