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2019 News Listing

Montana Tech Hosting PNWIS Conference


The 59th annual conference of the Air and Waste Management Association’s Pacific Northwest International Section (PNWIS) will be held October 23 – 25, 2019 at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. ... Read More

Montana Tech Students Participate in National Health Campaign


The Butte-Silver Bow Health Department and Montana Tech are again joining forces to bring the national “Get Yourself Tested” (GYT) campaign to Montana Tech. GYT will occur November 5, 2019, from 8: 00 am to 2:00 pm in the Health Center in the Student Union of Montana Tech. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces 2019 Alumni Recognition Awardees


The Montana Tech Alumni Association will honor 11 alumni with the Alumni Recognition Award at its annual Alumni Recognition Banquet on Friday, October 11, 2019. The banquet will take place in the Student Union Building’s Copper Lounge beginning at 6:00 pm. ... Read More

Montana Tech Launches Outreach Robotics Program


On Thursday, October 3, 2019, Montana Tech hosted a group of students and teachers from Butte High School and Red Lodge High School as part of Montana Tech’s outreach robotics program, Tech Robotic Rescue Rover (TR^3). ... Read More

Montana Tech Named Best Nursing School in Montana


Montana Tech has been named the best nursing school in Montana by RegisteredNursing.org, a nursing advocacy organization. According to the 2019 ranking list, the top 5 best nursing schools in Montana are Montana Tech, Helena College, Carroll College, Montana State University and Missoula College. ... Read More

Room in Montana Tech's SSC Named after Jocko Evans


A room in Montana Tech’s new Student Success Center has been named after retired long-time Petroleum Engineering department head and faculty member John “Jocko” Evans. A group of Jocko’s friends, colleagues, and former students came together to name the room, the Jocko Evans Journeys Room. ... Read More

Montana CPAs to Speak to Montana Tech Business Students


The Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) will speak to Montana Tech business students and faculty at a luncheon on Friday, September 13th from noon to 2:00 PM in the Bob and Pauline Poore Conference Room in the Frank and Ann Gilmore University Relations Center on the campus of Montana Tech. ... Read More

Montana Tech Hosting DOE National Lab Day


Montana Tech is proud to host Montana’s first U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Lab Day. This event will be held October 8-9, 2019, to enable Montanans to learn about and explore opportunities for partnerships with DOE national laboratories. ... Read More

Montana Tech Celebrating Constitution Day


Montana Tech will host an event in celebration of Constitution Day, September 18, 2019. The event will kick-off at 7:00 pm with Montana Tech Professor Dr. John Ray delivering a speech titled, The Main Themes, Ideas and Principles of the U.S. Constitution: How They Apply Today. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces Spring 2019 Honor Rolls


The following Montana Tech students have been placed on the Honor Roll, Dean's List, and Chancellor's Honor Roll for the spring semester 2019 at Montana Tech in Butte, Montana. Students are listed by hometown. ... Read More

Montana Tech Named a Top Online College with the Best ROI


College Consensus has released the top 50 online colleges with the Best ROI for 2019. The top five universities are South Dakota School of Mines, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Mount Carmel College of Nursing, Missouri University of Science and Technology and Montana Tech. ... Read More

Montana Tech Team Awarded David L. Swift Award for Best Aerosol-Related Paper Published in 2018


Montana Tech’s Dr. Julie F. Hart, Safety, Health & Industrial Hygiene Department Head and Professor; Dr. Daniel A. Autenrieth, Safety, Health & Industrial Hygiene Assistant Professor; Dr. Terry M. Spear, Safety, Health & Industrial Hygiene Professor Emeritus; Siobhan Wock, Industrial Hygiene graduate student; and Scott Rosenthal, Mining Engineering Department Head and Associate Professor; along with Drs. Emanuele Cauda and Lauren Chubb, researchers from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Pittsburgh Mining Research Division have been awarded the David L. Swift Award for the best aerosol-related paper published in 2018. ... Read More

Dr. John Ray has Four Papers Accepted for Presentation


Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech’s Department of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences has had a peer reviewed paper accepted for presentation this summer at the Twenty-Sixth International Conference on Learning sponsored by Queen’s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces Outstanding Student Awards


Montana Tech announced their Outstanding Student Awards at the 119th Commencement Ceremony held at the Butte Civic Center on Saturday, May 4, 2019. These students were chosen by their department faculty based on scholastic achievement, character, and community service. These are the students who best represent each department. ... Read More

Montana Tech Announces Distinguished Alumni Awardees


Montana Tech will honor four alumni with the Distinguished Alumni Award at the university’s 119th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 4, 2019. This year’s awardees are: Skye Callantine, Keith MacPhail, John McCarthy, and Robert Morris. ... Read More

Montana Tech Student to Present at Posters on the Hill Event


Ben Suslavich, a senior majoring in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at Montana Tech, has been selected to present his Army Research Lab/Montana Tech Summer Undergraduate Research Project (SURF) funded poster in Washington DC at the Council on Undergraduate Research 23rd Posters on the Hill event. ... Read More

Montana Tech Hires New Chancellor


An experienced leader who has worked at an institution with a similar focus, mission and community history will be the next chancellor of Montana Technological University. ... Read More

Montana Tech Mining Teams Dominate Competition


Montana Tech’s Mining Teams excelled at the 41st annual International Collegiate Mining Competition hosted by the University of Nevada Reno, Mackay School of Mines in Virginia City, Nevada on March 20-23, 2019. ... Read More

Montana Tech Student Honored as Newman Civic Fellow


Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced the 262 students who will make up the organization’s 2019-2020 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows, including Montana Tech’s own McKenna Savage. ... Read More

UAV Training Center on Montana Tech Campus


Montana Tech, the Montana Bureau of Mines & Geology (MBMG), and Butte-Silver Bow (BSB) have teamed up to develop the only Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) training and research area in the state of Montana. ... Read More

Growing a Safer Montana


On Friday, January 11, 2019 students from four Montana college campuses met in Helena to receive the $3,000 Growing a Safer Montana scholarship provided by the Montana State Fund. ... Read More

Within the Secret World of Spies: Inside the CIA, KGB, MOSSAD and MI6


What goes on inside spy agencies like the CIA? How do they do it? Who are the spies? Why does it matter? These are some of the questions that Dr. John W. Ray of Montana Tech’s Liberal Studies Department will be answering at a public forum to be held at Montana Tech on February 13th at 7:00 PM in the Big Butte-Highlands Room of the Student Union Building. ... Read More