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Jack Stanford, outgoing FLBS director, and incoming Director James Elser stand next to the station’s research vessel, the Jessie B. (Photo Credit:UM)
Jack Stanford, outgoing FLBS director, and incoming Director James Elser stand next to the station’s research vessel, the Jessie B. (Photo Credit:UM)
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UM’s Flathead Lake Biological Station Hires New Director

  POLSON – James “Jim” Elser, an internationally renowned freshwater ecologist, will become the next director of the University of Montana’s century-old Flathead Lake Biological Station.
      

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UM researchers Sarj Patel, left, and Tom Rau, right, study blood-based biomarkers that indicate how the brain reacts following a traumatic brain injury. (Photo: UM)
UM researchers Sarj Patel, left, and Tom Rau, right, study blood-based biomarkers that indicate how the brain reacts following a traumatic brain injury. (Photo: UM)
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NFL, GE Award UM Researchers $500,000 to Study Brain Injuries

  MISSOULA – Two University of Montana researchers were among six final winners nationally to receive $500,000 from the Head Health Challenge I, an up-to-$10 million program sponsored by General Electric Co. and the National Football League

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UM Hires New Director of Wildlife Biology Program

 MISSOULA – The University of Montana’s Wildlife Biology Program has named Chad Bishop as its new director. Bishop, who previously served as assistant director of Colorado Parks and Wildlife, takes over from interim director Winsor Lowe on Aug. 1.

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UM Hosts International Group of Land Managers for Seminar

MISSOULA – The University of Montana will host two dozen protected-area land managers from around through world Sunday, July 26, while they explore Western Montana as part of the 15th annual International Seminar on Protected Area Management.
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UM Associate Provost Awarded Prestigious Fellowship

MISSOULA – The Association of International Education Administrators recently selected University of Montana Associate Provost for Global Century Education Paulo Zagalo-Melo as one of its Presidential Fellows, a highly prestigious program of mentorship for new senior international officers.
       

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Local UM Students Earn Degrees

MISSOULA – The University of Montana has 2,459 students who were degree candidates for spring semester 2015. The total includes 229 certificates, 278 associate degrees, four education specialists, 1,295 bachelor’s degrees, 358 master’s degrees, 74 juris doctor degrees and 108 doctoral degrees. There were 215

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Local Students Make UN Dean’s List

MISSOULA At the University of Montana, 2,261 students made the spring semester 2015 Dean’s List. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must be undergraduates, earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher and receive grades of

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Taj Mahal Cancels Concert at UM

MISSOULA – Musician Taj Mahal canceled his July 22 concert previously scheduled at the Dennison Theatre at the University of Montana. UM Productions will refund all tickets purchased.
       

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Fred Allendorf, University of Montana Regents Professor Emeritus (Photo:UM)
Fred Allendorf, University of Montana Regents Professor Emeritus (Photo:UM)
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UM Regents Professor Emeritus Receives 2015 Molecular Ecology Prize

  

MISSOULA – The journal Molecular Ecology chose University of Montana Regents Professor Emeritus Fred Allendorf as the recipient of its 2015 Molecular Ecology Prize. 
       The distinguished honor w

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UM to Host Summer Planetarium Shows

MISSOULA – The University of Montana Department of Physics and Astronomy invites the public to its summer planetarium shows in the Payne Family Native American Center Star Gazing Room. The 50-minute s

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Concert at UM to Feature B.J. Thomas

MISSOULA – Musician B.J. Thomas will perform a benefit concert for Five Valleys Crimestoppers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, at the University of Montana’s Dennison Theatre.

Tickets are

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UM, DOJ, DOE Announce Settlement in Assault Investigation

The University of Montana, U.S. Justice Department and U.S. Department of  Education have concluded an investigation into how the university conducted investigations of sexual assault allegations involving UM students

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