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Qualified artists needed at Montana State University

From MSU News Service BOZEMAN – Montana State University is seeking artists’ qualifications for public art for the university’s new American Indian Hall. The university is seeking qualifications from professional or emerging artists, or teams of artists, to produce original, site-specific works that highlight the following themes: coming home/home away from home; past, present and future; sky and earth; and water and fire. Artworks in all media will be considered, including but not limited to paint, tile, glass, metal and digital formats. Choice of medium should consider the building’s goal of earning a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certifi...

Two Eagle River School features annual Art Slam Two Eagle River School features annual Art Slam

News from Rebekah Knudsen-Dalbey for TERS  PABLO – The Art Slam is an annual event at Two Eagle River School, which has been going on for 17 years. The event is mainly organized by Sean Dalbey, art instructor at Two Eagle.  The Art Slam is where art show and talent show meet. Students...

St. Ignatius student among 1st-place artists in Duck Stamp contest

News from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service  MONTANA – On Friday, April 19, the National Junior Duck Stamp contest was held at Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge in Patuxent, Maryland. Entered in this contest was Montana State Junior Duck Stamp Best of Show, “Splash Down,” a beautiful...

Biological station director elected to National Academy of Sciences Biological station director elected to National Academy of Sciences

UM News Service YELLOW BAY – Flathead Lake Biological Station Director and Bierman Professor of Ecology Jim Elser has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of his distinguished and continuing achievements in scientific research. “We are so pleased that the scient...

Club offers scholarships

News from the Montecahto Club This year, the Montecahto Club is offering a new scholarship in addition to its annual one in conjunction with the Polson Scholarship and Education Foundation. The new $500 Continuing Education Scholarship is for an individual seeking vocational or technical certificatio...

K. William Harvey Scholarship recipient announced

News from Judy Preston, scholarship administrator                                                                          ...

Talent on display at annual Community Showcase in St. Ignatius Talent on display at annual Community Showcase in St. Ignatius

ST. IGNATIUS – The St. Ignatius School District opened the doors to the public on Thursday evening for the annual Community Showcase to give people the opportunity to see all the great things students of all grade levels have been working on this year.  In the schools, the walls were filled wit...

Votes needed for local artists until May 3

News from St. Ignatius School District   ST. IGNATIUS – The St. Ignatius School District is among the top 50 schools in the running to win a $75,000 art education donation thanks to the Vans Custom Culture competition.  Students need your help to rally the community to help them become...

Local students receive Governor's Office scholarships

News from the Governor’s Office of Community Service HELENA – The Governor’s Office of Community Service, in partnership with Reach Higher Montana and Montana Campus Compact, awarded $1,000 scholarships to 100 Montana high school seniors, the agency announced today. The Youth Serve ...

OPI report cards now available

News from the Office of Public Instruction The Montana Office of Public Instruction announced that report cards for Montana schools, districts and the state are now publicly available. The federal Every Student Succeeds Act requires state, district and school-level data to be displayed on report cards i...

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