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Senior design team lays groundwork for drone obstacle course at Montana Tech.

Construction of a new drone obstacle course will begin this spring just west of Montana Technological University’s campus.

Montana Tech gave electrical engineer the technical expertise to join America’s leading steelmaker

If you ask Jonathan Schulz (Electrical Engineering, ’17) why he loves engineering, his answer is simple. “I like all...

Phillips receives prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) award

Montana Technological University graduate student Baylie Phillips has been awarded two prestigious research fellowships.

Montana Tech graduate students take fifth place at SME conference with critical mineral extraction poster

Two Montana Technological University Materials Science Ph.D. students are working in Dr. Richard LaDouceur’s laboratory to find more...

Montana Technological University professor awarded $365,000 NSF grant to study sphalerite in Butte, Philipsburg areas

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $385,000 grant to Montana Technological University Professor of Geological Engineering Christopher...

Montana Tech senior to compete in Judo Collegiate Nationals in College Station, Texas

Electrical Engineering senior Devin Amtmann will travel to Texas A&M University to compete in the Judo Collegiate Nationals on April 5-7. She...

Liberty Energy founder, CEO to deliver commencement address for Montana Technological University

Chris Wright, founder and chief executive officer of Liberty Energy, will be Montana Technological University’s commencement speaker on...

Montana Tech Student Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Montana Technological University undergraduate Katherine Bonsell has been awarded the 2024 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.

Montana Technological University selects Bob Morris as Lance Energy Chair

Bob Morris has been selected as the inaugural endowed Lance Energy Chair. The chair will enhance the prominence of Montana Tech as a national...

Montana Tech teams take top honors at 46th International Collegiate Mining Competition

Montana Technological University teams won top honors at the 46th International Collegiate Mining Competition held in Butte, Montana.

Blaine Berrington named MUS Teaching Scholar

The Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education is pleased to announce it has selected 15 faculty from around the state to be honored as...

Football player matches with leukemia patient in need of blood cells through campus event

A leukemia patient is about to have a better chance at survival thanks to Oredigger football player Maximus Anderson.

Mineral Museum closed for renovations

The Mineral Museum will be closed for renovations through April 25, 2024.

Registration opens Monday, March 25 for Montana Technological University’s summer and fall courses

The state’s only special focus STEM university will offer more than 75 sections of classes this summer, and approximately 750 in the fall.

Epiroc USA and Montana Tech Professors Collaborate to Donate Equipment to Underground Mining Education Center

Montana Technological University’s Underground Mine Education Center (UMEC) has received a substantial donation in the form of an Epiroc...

Montana Tech Food Pantry offers more grab-and-go options to meet student needs

Four years after the Montana Tech Food Pantry opened in 2020, organizers say they have shifted their focus from creating the infrastructure needed...

Great Falls attorney says Montana Tech’s environmental engineering program provided a foundation for success

Billings attorney says Montana Tech paved the way for successful career in law

Montana Tech to host Intercollegiate/International Mining Competition

Teams from around the world will travel to Butte March 21-24 for the Intercollegiate/International Mining Competition to be held at Montana...

Montana Tech Robotics Club looks for new challenges after rising to the top at NASA competition

Robots are becoming increasingly more important to humankind, and at Montana Tech, there’s a club where students from various backgrounds...

Ph.D. student says undergraduate transfer pathway helped him on journey to doctorate; Montana Tech to hold transfer night March 14

These days Xavier Vorhies spends most of his time in the Montana Tech Nanotechnology Laboratory, growing extremely thin perovskite materials and...

Montana Technological University wins 2024 Safety Olympics

Montana Technological University brought home the top prize today at the 2024 Safety Olympics held at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in...

Journal article recognizes impact of Montana Tech, K-12 partnership that brings STEM to thousands of Montana students

A new article published in the February 2024 edition of the Journal of STEM Research highlights the success of a multiyear project that allows...

Newly formed Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter aims to connect Orediggers with outdoor experiences

Nearly 87% of Montanans self-reported as outdoor recreation enthusiasts in a recent Headwaters Economics poll, and a new club on the Montana Tech...

Montana Technological University students prepare to launch high-powered rocket for First Nations Launch Competition

Every time the Space Race has gained momentum over the past 70 years, Montana Tech Orediggers have answered the call to push the boundaries of...